Asus has unveiled the TUF Gaming VG27WQ1B gaming monitor. It uses a 27-inch IPS panel with a 1ms response time. The WQHD monitor supports AMD FreeSync Premium adaptive sync technology and has a maximum refresh rate of 144 Hz.
With a focus on gaming enthusiasts, the new Asus TUF monitor uses the appropriate “Asus GamePlus (hardware sight, fps counter, timer and multi-display alignment) and GameVisual (genre-specific display presets).
The Asus TUF Gaming monitor is equipped with a DisplayPort 1.2a input and two HDMI 1.4a inputs. The stand provides tilt angle adjustment. It can be detached to mount the monitor on a VESA mount.
The TUF Gaming VG27WQ1B has a 27-inch WQHD (2560 X 1440) resolution with an 1500R curvature, and ASUS-exclusive Extreme Low Motion Blur technology, which achieves 1ms response time eliminate smearing and motion blur.
Price and availability
Asus TUF Gaming VG27WQ1B Specifications
- Display : 27-inch 16:9 Non-glare VA panel
- Color Saturation : 120% sRGB / DCI-P3 90%
- True Resolution : 2560×1440
- Display Viewing Area(HxV) : 596.7 x 335.6 mm
- Pixel Pitch : 0.233 mm
- Brightness(Max) : 250 cd/㎡
- Contrast Ratio (Max) : 3000:1
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10) : 178°(H)/178°(V)
- Response Time : 1ms MPRT
- Display Colors : 16.7M
- Curved Panel : 1500R
- Refresh Rate(max) : 165Hz
- Features : Flicker free, HDR10, Trace Free Technology, GamePlus(modes), Low Blue Light, HDCP support, GameVisual Modes, FreeSync technology, Extreme Low Motion Blur, GameFast Input technology, Shadow Boost, Frameless Design, Kensington lock
- Audio : 2W x 2 Stereo RMS Speakers
- Ports : HDMI(v2.0) x2, DisplayPort 1.2, 3.5mm Mini-Jack
- Mechanical Design: Tilt : +23°~-5° / Swivel : +15°~-15° /
- VESA Wall Mounting : 100x100mm
- Dimensions : 610.34×475.16×213.77 mm with Stand
- Weight : 5.5kg
Last month, ASUS has also made available the ROG Swift 360 Hz gaming monitor – “the world’s fastest”, says the company, with a refresh rate up to 360Hz, NVIDIA G-SYNC technology, and HDR10.