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Tue, 29 Jun 2021

Asus ROG Strix XG279Q-G Gundam Edition Gaming Monitor

SKU: 274066
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ROG Strix XG279Q HDR Gaming Monitor - 27 inch WQHD (2560 x 1440), Fast IPS, Overclockable 170Hz (Above 144Hz), 1ms (GTG), ELMB SYNC, G-SYNC Compatible, DisplayHDR™ 400


  • Asus ROG Strix XG279Q-G Gundam Edition Gaming Monitor
  • Acrylic LED light covers
  • DisplayPort cable
  • HDMI cable
  • Power adapter
  • Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • Warranty Card


  • Highly-Detailed Visuals and Wider Colour Palette - ROG Strix XG279Q-G GUNDAM EDITION features a 27-inch, WQHD (2560 x 1440) Fast IPS panel that delivers an astounding 1,000:1 contrast ratio, along with a cinema-standard DCI-P3 95% colour gamut and DisplayHDR™ 400 certification for vivid and lifelike imagery.
  • Incredibly Fluid, Fast Gaming Experiences - The display benefits from a fast 170 Hz refresh rate and 1ms gray-to-gray (GTG) response time and offers both ASUS ELMB Sync and NVIDIA® G-SYNC® compatible to eliminate ghosting and deliver seamless tear-free gaming experiences.
  • Rich Connectivity and Aura Sync Lighting - ROG Strix XG279Q-G GUNDAM EDITION includes ambient lighting that can be synchronized with other Aura-enabled components and peripherals.
  • Certified NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible - Delivers a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series graphics cards.
  • Extreme Low Motion Blur Sync - With ELMB SYNC, you can enable ELMB (low-motion-blur technology) and Adaptive-sync at the same time, eliminating ghosting and tearing for sharp visuals and high frame rates while gaming.
  • Accurate, Wider Colour Palette - Provides a wider range of colours with a cinema-standard DCI-P3 95% colour gamut. To ensure colour accuracy, all the monitors is factory pre-calibrated with factory calibration report.
  • Asus Aura Sync Lighting - With exclusive ASUS Aura Sync lighting technology, ROG Strix XG279Q provides ambient lighting that can be synchronized with other Aura-enabled components and peripherals.
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR) with DISPLAYHDR™ 400 - HDR technology supports across a range of luminance to deliver a wider colour range and higher contrast than traditional monitors. The brightest whites and the darkest blacks bring out details like never before. Also, it can get a peak brightness of 400 nits to meet the requirement for DisplayHDR™ 400 certification.
  • Multi HDR Mode - Now you can choose from multiple HDR modes to adjust monitor HDR performance based on the current viewing scenario.
    • ASUS Cinema HDR brightens colours for movies
    • ASUS Gaming HDR enhances colours & details for dark in-game visuals
  • Rich connectivity - Extensive connectivity options, including, I/O: DisplayPort1.2, HDMI (v2.0) support a wide array of multimedia devices.
  • Ergonomic design - With an ergonomically-designed stand, it provides tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustments so you can easily find your ideal viewing position. The display is also VESA-compatible for wall mounting.


  • Display:
    • Panel Size: 27"
    • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
    • Display Viewing Area: 596.74mm H x 335.66 mm V
    • Display Surface: Non-Glare
    • Backlight Type: LED
    • Panel Type: IPS
    • Viewing Angle (CR≧10, H/V): 178°/178°
    • Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm
    • Resolution: 2560x1440
    • Colour Space (sRGB): 130%
    • Colour Space (DCI-P3): 95%
    • Brightness (HDR, Peak): 400 cd/㎡
    • Brightness (Typ.): 400cd/㎡
    • Contrast Ratio (Typ.): 1000:1
    • ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 100000000:1
    • Display Colours: 16.7M
    • Response Time: 1ms(GTG)
    • Refresh Rate (Max): 170Hz
    • HDR (High Dynamic Range) Support: HDR10
    • Dynamically Local Dimming: Yes
    • Flicker-free: Yes
  • Video:
    • Trace Free Technology: Yes
    • GameVisual: Yes
    • Colour Temp. Selection: 4 modes
    • Gamma adjustment: Support Gamma 1.8/2.2/2.5
    • Colour Accuracy: △E< 2
    • GamePlus: Yes
    • HDCP: Yes
    • Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB): Yes
    • ELMB Sync: Yes
    • VRR Technology: G-SYNC™ Compatible
    • GameFast Input technology: Yes
    • Shadow Boost: Yes
    • DisplayWidget: Yes
    • Low Blue Light: Yes
    • Multiple HDR Mode: Yes
  • Audio:
    • Speaker: 2Wx2
  • I/O Ports:
    • 1x DisplayPort 1.2
    • 2x HDMI(v1.4)
    • 2x ports USB 3.0
    • 1x Earphone Jack
  • Signal Frequency:
    • Digital Signal Frequency: 
      • HDMI: 23~230KHz (H) / 23~144Hz (V)
      • DisplayPort: 30~222KHz (H) / 40~170Hz (V)
  • Power Consumption:
    • Power Consumption: <29W
    • Power Saving Mode: <0.5W
    • Power Off Mode: <0.5W
    • Voltage: 100-240V, 50/60Hz
  • Mechanical Design:
    • Tilt: +20° ~ -5°
    • Swivel: +40° ~ -40°
    • Pivot: 0° ~ 90° Clockwise
    • Height Adjustment: 0~120mm
    • Lighting effect: Aura Sync
    • Ambient Light Sensor: Yes
    • VESA Wall Mounting: 100x100mm
    • Kensington Lock: Yes
  • Dimensions (Approx):
    • Physical Dimensions:
      • With Stand: 61.1cm W x 42.2-54.2cm H x 27cm D approx
      • Without Stand: 61.1cm W x 36.7cm H x 8.2cm D approx
      • Box Dimension: 71.1cm W x 27.1cm H x 48.1cm D
    • Weight (approx):
      • Net Weight with Stand: 7.0 Kg
      • Net Weight without Stand: 4.0 Kg
      • Gross Weight: 9.8 Kg
  • Certificate:
    • TÜV Flicker-free
    • TÜV Low Blue Light
    • VESA DisplayHDR 400
    • G-SYNC Compatible