Asus MG279Q 27-In WQHD Gaming Monitor
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A Universe of Gaming at Your Command

Asus MG279Q Monitor represents a new generation of displays, with a WQHD 2560 x 1440 panel with a pixel density of 109 pixels per inch. You get to enjoy greater image detail with Full HD (1920 x 1080) display.

In-plane switching technology for consistent, accurate color

The in-plane switching technology display found in Asus MG279Q Monitor gives you superior images, 100% sRGB color gamut, an astounding 100,000,000:1 contrast ratio, and wide 178-degree viewing angles for minimal distortion and color shift so you can share what you see onscreen with those around you. Exclusive ASUS Trace Free technology gives the IPS technology panels used in Asus MG279Q a 4ms response time for smooth visuals without streaks or ghosting, even with today's fast-paced games.

Incredible 144Hz refresh rate

With an astonishing 144Hz refresh rate, fast moving visuals pose no problem for the MG279Q, so you can say goodbye to motion blur and gain the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports titles. Asus MG279Q Monitor features AMD FreeSync™ technology, it eliminates screen tearing and choppy frame rates to give you seamless visuals and smooth gameplay.

ASUS-exclusive GamePlus technology

Asus MG279Q Monitor features the ASUS GamePlus hotkey with crosshair overlay and timer functions. Select from four different crosshairs to suit your gaming environment, and keep track of spawn and build times with the on-screen timer that can be positioned anywhere along the left edge of the display.

ASUS GameVisual Technology gives you six pre-set display modes tailored to suit different types of scenarios:

  • FPS: High contrast settings on your Asus MG279Q Monitor enhances the visibility even in dark scenes to clearly see your enemies
  • RTS/RPG: Enhances color saturation and contrast sharpness to give you better, brighter colors and detailed visuals for real-time strategy (RTS) or RPG games
  • Racing: Reduces input lag, making it ideal for racing games when FreeSync™ is on
  • Cinema: Enhances contrast and color saturation for lively, vivid visuals ideal for viewing movies
  • Scenery: Provides a greater brightness range and introduces more contrast gradations on your Asus MG279Q Monitor
  • sRGB: Ideal settings for viewing photos and graphics online

Advanced connectivity and smart cable management

The MG279Q has mini DisplayPort 1.2 for native WQHD output, along with two HDMI/MHL ports and dual USB 3.0 ports for convenient pass-through connectivity. A cable management design feature found on the back of Asus MG279Q Monitor allows you to organize and hide your cables to keep your gaming area tidy. 

Flicker-free technology

Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to give you a comfortable gaming experience. This minimizes instances of eyestrain and other damaging effects when you're embroiled in long, drawn-out gaming sessions.

Ergonomic design

Asus MG279Q Monitor's slim profile and super-narrow bezel makes it perfect for almost seamless multi-display setups. Asus MG279Q also has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustment so you can always find that ideal viewing position. A quick-release design lets you separate the monitor from its stand so it can be VESA wall-mounted.

What Comes in the Box

  • 1 X Asus MG279Q Monitor
  • 1 X Mini-DisplayPort-to-DisplayPort Cable
  • 1 X Power Cord 
  • 1 X HDMI Cable
  • 1 X Quick Start Guide
  • 1 X Support CD
  • 1 X Warranty Card


Three-Year Hardware Warranty


  • Length: 62.50 cm
  • Width: 23.80 cm
  • Height: 55.90 cm
  • Weight: 7.30 kg 


  • Panel Size: Wide Screen 27.0 inch, 16:9
  • Display Surface Non-glare
  • Pixel Pitch: 0.233 mm
  • Brightness (Max): 350 cd/㎡
  • Contrast Ratio (Max): 1000:1
  • Display Colors: 16.7 mill

Video Feature 

  • Trace Free Technology: Yes
  • Skin-Tone Selection: 3 Modes
  • Color Temperature Selection: 4 Modes
  • HDCP support: Yes
  • VividPixel: Yes

Audio Features

Stereo Speakers: 2W x 2 Stereo RMS

Convenient Hotkey 

  • Input Selection
  • GamePlus
  • 5-way OSD Navigation Joystick

I/O Ports 

  • Signal Input: 2 X HDMI/MHL
  • Mini DisplayPort 1.2
  • DisplayPort 1.2
  • USB Port(s): 2 X 3.0

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