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ASUS ROG PG278Q Black 27″ WQHD 2560 x 1440, 144 Hz 1ms (GTG) NVIDIA G-Sync Gaming Monitor with Exclusive GamePlus onscreen timer / crosshair, Tilt, Swivel, Pivot, Height Adjustable


Forged for Gaming Perfection: The World’s First WQHD G-SYNC Monitor With Rapid 144Hz Refresh Rate And 1ms Response Time

  • Crisp 27-inch, 2560 x 1440 visuals combined with fast 144Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, made smooth by NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology
  • Exclusive GamePlus onscreen timer/crosshair, 60-120-144Hz refresh rate turbo key and intuitive 5-way OSD navigation joystick
  • Complete ergonomic tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustment with VESA mount capability for optimal placement


The World’s First WQHD G-SYNC™ Gaming Monitor


The ROG SWIFT PG278Q represents the pinnacle of gaming displays, seamlessly combining the latest technologies and design touches that gamers demand.

This 27-inch WQHD 2560 x 1440 gaming monitor packs in nearly every feature a gamer could ask for. An incredible 144Hz refresh rate and a rapid response time of 1ms eliminate lag and motion blur, while an exclusive Turbo key allows you to select refresh rates of 60Hz, 120Hz or 144Hz with just one press. The ROG SWIFT contains integrated NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology to synchronize the display’s refresh rate to the GPU. This technology eliminates screen tearing, while minimizing display stutter and input lag to give you the smoothest, fastest and most breathtaking gaming visuals imaginable. Connectivity is simple, yet robust, with a single DisplayPort 1.2 port to enable NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ and dual USB 3.0 ports for convenience.

ASUS-exclusive GamePlus Technology enhances your gaming experience further by providing you with crosshair overlays for FPS games and multiple in-game timers for RTS/MOBA games.

The ROG Swift has a super-narrow 6mm bezel that begs this monitor to be used in multi-display gaming set-ups. With VESA wall mount capability and an ergonomic stand designed with full tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustments, the ROG SWIFT is ready for long gaming sessions in comfort



The 27-Inch WQHD Display that Offers Greater Detail and More Onscreen Real Estate


The ROG SWIFT PG278Q represents the next generation in gaming displays. This WQHD 2560 x 1440 monitor delivers four times the resolution of 720p, with 109 pixels per inch or 109 RGB matrices per inch. This gives you the benefits of greater image detail and up to 77% more onscreen desktop space than standard Full HD (1920 x 1080) displays. These minor details add up to give you a major in-game advantage.


Conventional 27-Inch 1920 x 1080 Monitor

Shows less detail and spacing with less room for work bars on the side.
Images are relatively blurrier.


ROG SWIFT PG278Q 27-Inch 2560 x 1440 Monitor

See more detail and spacing with more room for working bars on the side.
Images are much more crisp and detailed.



Incredible 144Hz Refresh Rate


ROG SWIFT PG278QUnlock the highest frame rates available, decimate lag and say goodbye to motion blur to gain the upper hand in first person shooters, racers, real-time strategy and sports titles. With twice the frame rate of standard LCDs, the ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor encourages you to never blink again.

Fast Frame Rates

ROG SWIFT PG278QThe ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor delivers refresh rates of up to 144Hz to deliver the smoothest possible gameplay, even in graphically-intensive fast-paced action sequences.

Minimal Motion Blur

ROG SWIFT PG278QThe ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor minimizes motion blur to display more natural movement, making it ideal for first person shooters or real-time strategy games.


Incredible 1ms Rapid Response Time


1msResponse time and ultra-smooth gameplay are the hallmarks of a true gaming monitor. With a 1ms rapid response time – the fastest available – the ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor eliminates smearing, tearing and motion blur, allowing you to quickly react to your game


Gain a Competitive Edge with
NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ Technology


NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ display technology delivers the smoothest, fastest and most breathtaking gaming imaginable. G-SYNC™ synchronizes the ROG SWIFT’s refresh rate to the GPU in your GeForce GTX-powered PC, eliminating screen tearing and minimizing display stutter and input lag. Scenes appear instantly, while objects look sharper and more vibrant. Gameplay is fluid and responsive too, ensuring a serious competitive edge.

The ASUS Display R&D team works closely with NVIDIA to ensure that everything runs smoothly on ASUS G-SYNC™ monitors. The ROG SWIFT PG278Q gaming monitor with built-in G-SYNC™ delivers super smooth and stunning visuals.

Note: G-SYNC features require an NVIDIA® GeForce GTX650Ti BOOST GPU or higher.


Without G-SYNC™

Without G-SYNC™

With G-SYNC™

With G-SYNC™

NVIDIA®Ultra Low Motion Blur Technology

NVIDIA®Ultra Low Motion Blur TechnologyConventional 60Hz monitors show extensive motion blur which detracts from your gaming experience. The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor with NVIDIA® Ultra Low Motion Blur technology* reduces the effects of motion blur by delivering crisp edges in fast-paced gaming environments for perceivable differences in natural movement.

*Users can turn on the Ultra Low Motion Blur function from the OSD setting. This works with titles that do not support the NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology. Ultra Low Motion Blur technology works only at 85Hz, 100Hz and 120Hz.

NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ Ready

NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ ReadyThe ROG SWIFT PG278Q is compatible with the NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ 1 and 2 kits* to support up to three WQHD displays for immersive multi-display 3D gaming experience. ROG SWIFT provides the finest 3D gaming and content viewing experience and thanks to the ever-growing library of over 700 3D Vision™ ready game titles, as well as 3D Blu-ray movies and YouTube 3D Playback support. See everything in a new dimension with the ROG SWIFT.


ASUS-Exclusive Five-Way OSD Navigation Key

The intuitive five-way navigation key allows you to select OSD settings with just a flick. Switching menu settings have never been so easy.


ASUS-Exclusive Refresh Rate Turbo Key

The ROG SWIFT features a dedicated hotkey to toggle refresh rate on-the-fly without needing to access the graphic driver control panel. Quickly select from 60, 120, or 144Hz refresh rates and go back to gaming.


Keeping It Cool with a Smart Air Vent Design


The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor is designed for marathon gaming sessions. Its smart air vent design aids heat dissipation to keep things cool for extended periods of time.


Awesome LED Light-in-Motion Effects

The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor comes with a mysterious and intricately-patterned base that can illuminate with an LED Light-in-Motion feature.



ASUS-Exclusive GamePlus Technology

The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming 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-hand edge of the display.

ASUS-exclusive GamePlus Technology

The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor includes DisplayPort 1.2 for native WQHD output and dual USB 3.0 ports for convenient pass through connectivity. A cable management design feature found on the back of the monitor allows you to organize and hide your cables to keep your gaming area tidy.

Advanced Connectivity with Smart Cable Management
The ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor is specially designed for long marathon gaming sessions. Its slim profile and super-narrow 6mm bezel makes it perfect for almost seamless multi-display setups. The ROG SWIFT also has an ergonomically-designed stand with tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustment so you can always find that ideal viewing position. It can also be VESA wall-mounted.


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The ROG Swift PG278Q represents the pinnacle of gaming displays, engineered with cutting edge features specifically designed for the best gaming experience possible to date. Once you choose the ROG Swift, nothing else comes close.



The ROG Swift PG278Q represents the first display worthy of being classified as part of the Republic of Gamers. Built from years of display engineering experience and carefully designed with the best possible gaming components, the ROG Swift delivers unprecedented performance and versatility that gamers deserve.



Featuring a 27” WQHD 2560 x 1440 panel, ROG Swift combines 144Hz refresh rate with 1ms response time, users can expect the most responsive, high FPS, blur-free visuals, even with lightning fast movement on screen.

This WQHD panel delivers four times theresolution of 720p, with 109 pixels/RGB matricies per inch, resulting in much sharper detail and up to 77% more onscreen desktop space when compared to standard 1080p displays.



Unlocking the highest frame rates available on displays today, 144Hz refresh rate enables true 144 Frames Per Second on screen, over twice the frame rate of typical LCDs, making the gaming experience extremely responsive, even through the most action packed environments.



Indicative of a true gaming monitor, 1ms response time means the monitor can swap pixels from back to white in the least amount of time, negating motion blur, smearing, and tearing, allowing clear visuals so users can respond to what’s on screen at best possible speed.



In addition, the ROG Swift is built ground up around NVIDIA G-SYNC Technology, synchronizing the monitor with NVIDIA GPUs, minimizing display stutter and input lag, while completely eliminating screen tearing for the absolute smoothest and fastest gaming visuals imaginable.


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Superior Ergonomics

Specially designed for long marathon gaming sessions, the ROG Swift incorporates tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment for the ideal view customized for the most comfortable experience. ROG Swift also features thin bezels for near-seamless multi-display setups.







NVIDIA 3D Vision 2

Breaking the resolution limit of previous generation, NVIDIA 3D Vision 2 supports full 1440p resolution 3D operation at 120Hz with excellent 3D depth simulation using active shutter-glass technology.



GamePlus Technology

GamePlus hotkey allows an instant graphics overlay on screen over any application. Select from 4 different crosshairs for precise no-scoping, or keep track of spawn or build times with on-screen timers. Customizable placement for the timer allows crucial in-game elements to stay uncovered to ensure maximum gaming info on screen at all times.


  • Now in its 10th year, ROG celebrates the ever-evolving collaboration between world-class R&D, insatiable enthusiasts and devoted gamers needed to embrace (and tame) the bleeding edge and is ready to keep outrunning technology for ten more.

Learn more about the ASUS PG278Q


  • ASUS aspires to deliver the incredible in everything it does. With more than 17,000 employees around the globe with a world-class R&D team of 5,500 engineers, ASUS is dedicated to the design and manufacture of products that perfectly meet the needs of today’s (and tomorrow’s) digital home and office. ASUS’ broad portfolio includes motherboards, graphics cards, displays, desktop PCs, all-in-one PCs, laptops, servers, wireless networking devices, tablets, smartphones and wearables. Driven by innovation and committed to quality, ASUS won 4,368 awards in 2015 and was named in Fortune’s list of the World’s Most Admired Companies1 .

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