27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ gaming monitor benchmarks: color, brightness, price response, input and full specs review

For graphics color quality, the Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ has an excellent color depth of 8 -bit, resulting in smoother gradients and more accurate colors. The Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ is a relatively new monitor. The brightness of Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ is significantly better than other monitors. The Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ has the Display Port and this is essential for NVIDIA cards to work with AMD FreeSync. In terms of pixel density, the Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ has an excellent density of 109 pixels-per-inch, resulting in sharper text and picture quality. For the average response rate, the Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ scores 5 ms, which ensures effective synchronization with the high refresh rate. The monitor has a VESA mount. The minimum response rate of Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ is 1 ms, which is eliminates ghosting effects. For the extremely fast frame rates, the Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ has a maximum refresh rate of 165 Hz that allows smoother gameplay. The monitor uses a TN panel which suffers from color shifting when viewed from horizontal and vertical angles and has slightly washed colors compared to IPS and VA panels. The monitor has an unimpressive contrast ratio of 1000 : 1. Without the AMD FreeSync support, this monitor is not compatible with AMD graphics cards. Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ has a total input lag of 15 ms, which is bad among the competition. Graphically demanding games may cause frame drops outside the adative refresh rate of 60 Hz.

 27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ gaming monitor benchmarks: color, brightness, price response, input and full specs review
Brand Asus
Year 2017
Model RoG Swift PG27VQ
Size 27"
Minimum Refresh Rate 60Hz
Maximum Refresh Rate 165Hz
AMD FreeSync No
NVIDIA G-Sync Yes
Maximum Resolution 2560 x 1440
Panel Type TN
Pixel Density 109 ppi
Minimum Response Time 1ms
Average Response Time 5ms
Total Response + Input Lag 15ms
Maximum Brightness 400 cd/m^2
Price $ 700.0
VESA Mount Yes
Native Color Depth 8 bit
Static Contrast Ratio 1000 : 1
Display Port Yes
Overall Combination Score 71.3/100 Very Good

Specifications

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ 3D

3DYes

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Accessories

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable , HDMI cable USB 3.0 upstream cable

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Brand, series, model

BrandAsus
ModelRoG Swift PG27VQ

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Camera

CameraNo

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Certificates, standards and licenses

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMICBCCCCECEL level 1cTickCUeStandbyENERGY STARFCC Class BJ-MOSSKCCPSERCMRoHSTÜV Flicker-freeTÜV Low Blue LightUL/cULVCCIWEEEWHQL (Windows 10; Windows 8.1; Windows 7)

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Connectivity

Connectivity2 x USB 3.0 (downstream) , 1 x USB 3.0 (upstream) , 1 x HDMI 1.4, 1 x DisplayPort 1.2, 1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Dimensions, weight and color

ColorsBlack
Depth113.8 mm (millimeters) 11.38 cm (centimeters) 4.4803 in (inches) 0.3734 ft (feet)
Depth with stand268.7 mm (millimeters) 26.87 cm (centimeters) 10.5787 in (inches) 0.8816 ft (feet)
Height370.3 mm (millimeters) 37.03 cm (centimeters) 14.5787 in (inches) 1.2149 ft (feet)
Height with stand422.2 mm (millimeters) 42.22 cm (centimeters) 16.622 in (inches) 1.3852 ft (feet)
Weight5.8 kg (kilograms) 12.79 lbs (pounds)
Weight with stand8.46 kg (kilograms) 18.65 lbs (pounds)
Width614.5 mm (millimeters) 61.45 cm (centimeters) 24.1929 in (inches) 2.0161 ft (feet)
Width with stand614.5 mm (millimeters) 61.45 cm (centimeters) 24.1929 in (inches) 2.0161 ft (feet)

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Display

Adobe RGB (1998)70 % (percent)
Aspect ratio1.778:116:9
Average response time5 ms (milliseconds) 0.0050 s (seconds)
BacklightW-LED
Brightness400 cd/m² (candela per square meter)
CoatingAnti-glare/Matte
Colors16777216 colors 24 bits
Diagonal685.8 mm (millimeters) 68.58 cm (centimeters) 27 in (inches) 2.25 ft (feet)
Display area88.03 % (percent)
Dynamic contrast20000000 : 1
Height335.664 mm (millimeters) 33.5664 cm (centimeters) 13.2151 in (inches) 1.1013 ft (feet)
Horizontal viewing angle170 ° (degrees)
Input lag15 ms (milliseconds) 0.0150 s (seconds)
Minimum response time1 ms (milliseconds) 0.0010 s (seconds)
NTSC (1953)72 % (percent)
Panel bit depth8 bits
Panel manufacturerAU Optronics
Panel modelM270DTR01.0
Panel typeTN
Pixel density109 ppi (pixels per inch) 42 ppcm (pixels per centimeter)
Pixel pitch0.233 mm (millimeters) 0.0233 cm (centimeters) 0.0092 in (inches) 0.0008 ft (feet)
Radius of curvature1800 mm (millimeters) 180 cm (centimeters) 70.8661 in (inches) 5.9055 ft (feet)
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
Size class27 in (inches)
Static contrast1000 : 1
Vertical viewing angle160 ° (degrees)
Width596.736 mm (millimeters) 59.6736 cm (centimeters) 23.4935 in (inches) 1.9578 ft (feet)
sRGB95 % (percent)

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Ergonomics

Backward tilt20 ° (degrees)
Forward tilt5 ° (degrees)
Forward/backward tiltYes
Height adjustmentYes
Height adjustment range100 mm (millimeters) 10 cm (centimeters) 3.937 in (inches) 0.3281 ft (feet)
Landscape/portrait pivotNo
Left swivel40 ° (degrees)
Left/right swivelYes
Removable standYes
Right swivel40 ° (degrees)
VESA interface100 x 100 mm
VESA mountYes

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Features

Features5-way OSD joystickAura Sync TechnologyFlicker-free technology, GamePlus (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment) GameVisualHDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection) NVidia G-SYNC TechnologyNVidia ULMB (Ultra Low Motion Blur) Trace Free Technology

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Frequencies

Horizontal frequency (digital)88 kHz - 240 kHz (kilohertz)
Vertical frequency (digital)60 Hz - 165 Hz (hertz)

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Operating and storage conditions

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C (degrees Celsius) 32 °F - 104 °F (degrees Fahrenheit)
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C (degrees Celsius) -4 °F - 140 °F (degrees Fahrenheit)

27" Asus RoG Swift PG27VQ Power supply and consumption

110V100 V - 120 V (volts)
220V220 V - 240 V (volts)
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz (hertz)
Electric current (A)4.74 A (amperes)
Energy efficiency classC
Power consumption (average)67.5 W (watts)
Power consumption (eco)25 W (watts)
Power consumption (maximum)90 W (watts)
Power consumption (off)0.5 W (watts)
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W (watts)

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