Not long ago, Asus announced the GeForce RTX 3090 ROG Strix EVA Edition graphics card and the ROG Maximus Z690 Hero motherboard based on the Japanese anime Neon Evangelion. After that, the Asus Evangelion ROG Strix XG27AQM EVA Edition gaming monitor was also announced in the same genre, which is now available for purchase in the country with a limited time offer.
The ROG Evangelion XG27AQM has a size of 27 inches diagonally and has a WQHD resolution of 2560 × 1440 pixels. The response time is 1ms (MPRT), and the refresh rate is up to 270Hz. We are talking about support for HDR10.
The ROG EVA edition monitor is decorated in purple and green colors. This design reflects the color of the Neon Evangelion 1 humanoid fighting vehicle, which appears in the anime series of the same name. The stand allows you to change the height of the screen and rotate and tilt the display.
The ROG x Evangelion edition has a peak brightness of 400 cd/m2 and a contrast ratio of 1000:1. Viewing angles horizontally and vertically – up to 178 degrees. There are two DisplayPort 1.4 and HDMI 2.0 interfaces, USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A ports, and a standard audio jack.
Price and availability
Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM-G EVA Edition gaming monitor is now available to purchase on the Newegg.com store at $1,479.99 which is $70 lower compared to its launch price of $1,549.99. This is a limited time offer and will end on August 6, 2022.
Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM-G EVA Edition specifications
- Display: 27-inch IPS panel, Non-Glare
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Color Space: 97% (DCI-P3) / 150% (sRGB)
- Resolution: 2560×1440
- Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm
- Brightness: 350cd/㎡ (Typ.) / 400 cd/㎡ (HDR, Peak)
- Contrast Ratio (Typ.): 1000:1
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10): 178°/ 178°
- Response Time: 0.5ms (GTG)
- Display Colors: 16.7M
- Refresh Rate (max): 270Hz
- Features: Flicker free, HDR10, Trace Free Technology, Color Accuracy (△E< 2), GamePlus, Low Blue Light, HDCP 2.2, Game Visual, G-SYNC Compatible, Extreme Low Motion Blur, HDR Mode, Display Widget, Aura Sync, Kensington Lock
- Ports: DisplayPort 1.4 DSC x 2, HDMI (v2.0) x 2, Earphone jack, 2x USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A, USB 3.0 (Signal) x 2
- Stand: Tilt (+20° ~ -5°), Swivel (+25° ~ -25°), Pivot (0° ~ 90°), Height Adj. (0~100mm)
- VESA Mounting: 100 x 100mm
- Dimensions: 614 x (408~508) x 255 mm (with stand)
- Weight: 7.6 Kg (with stand)
Earlier this year, AOC also introduced a gaming monitor with a very special design: AGON Pro AG275QXL AOC League of Legends Edition. It is designed in a League of Legends look with golden stripes and Light FX RGB lighting synchronized with League of Legends. And it has been priced at $459.99 / £399.99.