The Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM with 270Hz refresh rate goes official

21 April 2021, 02:25:09

The Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM with 270Hz refresh rate goes officialAsus has unveiled a new monitor from the ROG Strix series dubbed Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM. This monitor is fitted with a 27-inch Fast IPS display with a QHD resolution (2560 x 1440) offering 400 nits of peak brightness and 1000:1 static contrast ratio. The display panel covers 150% of the sRGB color space and 97% of the DCI-P3 color space. 8-bit color is supported. Asus mentions 0.5 ms GTG response time but this is most likely 0.5 ms MPRT.

The most interesting feature of the Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM is that it supports up to 270Hz refresh rate (overclocked) via the two DisplayPort inputs. Via the two HDMI 2.0 ports it supports up to 144Hz. In console mode, it supports FHD at 120 Hz and QHD at 60Hz when using PS5, and QHD at 120Hz when using Xbox X/S series. The monitor is NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible and supports ELMB (Extreme Low Motion Blur) Sync along with Adaptive-Sync technology. Several Asus gaming-centric features are onboard as well including GamePlus, GameVisual, Multi HDR Mode, Shadow Boost, Trace Free Technology. The Asus Aura Sync Lighting on the back is present as well.

The Asus ROG Strix XG27AQM is equipped with two HDMI 2.0 ports, two DisplayPort inputs, two USB 3.0 Type-A ports, a USB Type-B upstream port, headphone jack. The stand offers height adjustment up to 100 mm, clockwise pivot at 90 degrees, +/=25-degree swivel, tilt. Two 2W speakers are built in the monitor as well. This model resembles the Asus XG27AQ which was announced last year and supports up to 170Hz refresh rate (overclocked).

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