Asus MG279Q Review & Specs

ASUS MG279Q WQHD 178° 27" FreeSync

ASUS MG279Q WQHD 178° 27" FreeSync

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27-inch, WQHD 2560 x 1440 resolution display with IPS technology provide wide-viewing angles, and clear, vivid visuals
ASUS Eye care technology with TUV certified Flicker free and Blue Light Filter for less Eye fatigue; Ergonomically-designed stand with Tilt,Swivel,Pivot,Height adjustment plus wall-mount capability for comfortable viewing position
144Hz refresh rate and Adaptive-SyncTM technology for seamless visuals and smooth gameplay
ASUS Rapid Replacement: 3 Years Warranty, 2 way free shipping

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Specs Overview

Model MG279Q
Release Date May 2015

* First availability for purchase, it may not correspond to the actual market launch date.

Screen Size 27"
Resolution 2560 x 1440
Panel Type IPS
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Viewing Angle 178° H x 178° V
Brightness 350cd/m²
Response Time 4ms
Refresh Rate 144Hz
Built-in Speakers
DisplayPort 1
G-SYNC Support
FreeSync Support

Critic Reviews


An excellent IPS display that's a great choice for AMD/FreeSync...


The 27-inch Asus MG279Q monitor delivers solid gaming performance, thanks to AMD's FreeSync technology and a speedy 144Hz refresh rate.


Asus MG279Q is the successor to the popular Asus MG278Q which had a TN panel. The Asus MG279Q is one of the highest rated gaming monitors in its price range, even after having a limit on the Freesync and a resolution that isn't exactly the best in the...

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