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ASUS ROG Swift PG279QZ Gaming Monitor Review

ASUS ROG Swift Gaming Monitor

ASUS ROG Swift PG279QZ Gaming Monitor - 27" 2K WQHD (2560 x 1440) IPS, overclockable 165Hz, G-SYNC™

The ROG Swift PG279QZ is a new generation display with a WQHD 2560×1440 panel delivering four times 720p and 109 pixel resolution per inch. This monitor is very good 144Hz gaming monitor with an IPS panel of 1440p and a decent picture quality. The PG279QZ has very high brightness levels, low contrast, excellent motion handling, extremely low input lag, and supports G-Sync.

Key Specifications

Panel Type: IPS
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 (Widescreen)
Motion Blur Reduction: NVIDIA ULMB
Adaptive Sync: G-SYNC
Speakers: 2x2W
Ports DisplayPort: 1.2, HDMI 1.4
Other Ports: 2x USB 3.0, Headphone Jack


The PG279QZ ROG Swift is designed for prolonged gaming. It uses a double the size of a custom heatsink to ensure the monitor remains cool during prolonged gaming sessions. A Smart Air Venting Design which uses convective currents to generate airflow also helps the system to cool.


The ASUS PG279QZ design is the same as the ASUS ROG PG279Q’s design.

ASUS ROG Swift PG279QZ Gaming Monitor Images

What's In The Box

  • PG279Q Gaming Monitor
  • Power cord
  • Power adapter
  • DisplayPort cable
  • USB 3.0 cable
  • Quick start guide
  • HDMI cable
  • Support CD
  • Warranty Card

Where To Buy


Screen Size 27″
Display Resolution 2560 x 1440pixels
Panel Type IPS
Shape Straight
Response Time 4ms
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Refresh Rate 165Hz
Brightness 350cd/m²
Static Contrast Ratio 1000:1
View Angle Horizontal 178°
View Angle Vertical 178°
Pixel Pitch 0.23mm
DisplayPort 1
USB 3.0 2
USB 2.0 No
Dimension Without Stand (W x H x D) 619.7 x 362.9 x 65.9mm
Colour Black
Dimension With Stand (W x H x D) 619.7 x 552.5 x 237.9mm
Weight 7kg
3D Support No
Intergrated Speaker Yes
Tilt Function Yes
Headphone Output Yes
Touchscreen No
Compatibility Yes
Height Adjustable Yes
Pivotable Yes
Swivel Function Yes

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Please note that while we attempt to provide as accurate specs as possible, we are not guaranteeing that they are 100% correct.