From the Manufacturer|Powered by Is the information in this section helpful? Yes / No Overview Concept to Creation The premium 16:9, 2560 x 1440 WQHD, PB278Q LED displays afford 178° wide viewing angles for better productivity. 100% sRGB fidelity ensures reality-defining color and image accuracy, giving you true “what you imagine is what you create” power. HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2, and dual-link DVI support WQHD natively, accentuated by room-dominating audio via twin 3W speakers. To help you stay naturally focused, ergonomic design includes tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment, plus streamlined cabling that keeps clutter off your desktop. Features Built for Work and Play The ASUS PB278Q provides an ultra-wide 178° viewing angle on both horizontal and vertical planes, thereby minimizing onscreen color shift even when viewed from extreme angles. With its WQHD display, you enjoy 77% more desktop space than a full HD screen to spread out your windows and palettes. It is also about 25% sharper than a generic 27” full HD display, delivering ultra-smooth visuals. This ensures you get lag-free experiences in movies and gaming, with the latter looking more vivid, with all in-game details shown in true color. True-to-life Visuals The PB278Q features a 16:9 aspect ratio and a LED-backlit 27” WQHD display that provides 109 pixels per inch (PPI), resulting in high quality 2560 x 1440 visuals – equaling four times the resolution of standard 720p sets. It allows users to view greater image detail and do more with an onscreen footprint larger than that of standard displays. Extensive Connectivity The PB278Q features a host of connectivity options that include HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2, and dual-link DVI for native WQHD, plus D-sub for full HD 1080p content transmission. Twin built-in 3W speakers provide quality audio for a completely immersive home theater experience. Designed With You In Mind The PB278Q offers a highly ergonomic and smart design that comes with tilt, pivot, swivel, and height adjustments to ensure an always-comfortable viewing and usage experience. Its smart cable management further promotes clutter-free spaces for work and enjoyment. Whats In The Box Dual-link DVI cable VGA cable Audio cable Power cord DisplayPort cable Quick start guide HDMI cable Warranty Card Specs About ASUS 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. 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ASUS shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein. 1 http://fortune.com/worlds-most-admired-companies/ Ranked 4th in Computer Industry Experience true to life visuals that will reset your expectations Product Information Delivering four times the pixel resolution of HD, the Asus 27″ LED LCD Monitor is a 2560 by 1440 Wide Quad High Definition monitor that brings incredible definition to your games, videos, and everything else you do. The PLS panel enables more pristine image quality with a 178-degree viewing angle to easily share what’s on screen with others. Featuring 100% reproduction in the sRGB color space and ASUS QuickFit that overlays commonly-used print formats on screen, this feature-filled monitor lets you design detailed graphics with precise color accuracy. What’s more, the PB278Q supports the latest display connectivity for WQHD visuals with HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2, and Dual-link DVI ports. Product Features Features a 16:9 aspect ratio and a LED-backlit 27” WQHD display that provides 109 pixels per inch (PPI), resulting in high quality 2560 x 1440 visuals –four times the resolution of 720p sets Provides an ultra-wide 178° viewing angle on both horizontal and vertical planes, minimizing onscreen color shift even when viewed from extreme angles With its WQHD display, you enjoy 77% more desktop space than a full HD screen Display is 25% sharper and delivers ultra-smooth visuals with a 5ms response time, which ensures lag-free movies and gaming, with all in-game details shown in true color Twin built-in 3W speakers provide quality audio for a completely immersive home theater experience With 80,000,000:1 Smart Contrast Ratio and 300cd/m² brightness, the PB278Q enhances display contrast and sharpness by adjusting backlight luminance to achieve the deepest black tones and brightest whites, for extra-clear visuals that truly come to life. Splendid Video Intelligence Technology adjusts display parameters to ensure color accuracy and image fidelity. Six preset modes can be quickly selected via a designated hotkey. Offers a highly ergonomic and smart design that comes with tilt, pivot, swivel, and height adjustments to ensure an always-comfortable viewing and usage experience. Includes ASUS PB278Q PLS LED WQHD Monitor Dual-link DVI Cable VGA Cable HDMI Cable Audio Cable DisplayPort Cable Power Cord Quick Start Guide Specifications Color: Black Panel Type: PLS panel Panel Size: 27-inch Widescreen (16:9 aspect ratio) True Resolution: 2560×1440 Color Saturation: 100% (sRGB) Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm Brightness(Max): 300 cd/2 Contrast Ratio (Max): 80,000,000:1 Display Color: 16.7 million Viewing Angle: 178°(H)/178°(V) Response Time: 5ms (Gray-to-Gray) Signal Input: HDMI 1.4/ DisplayPort 1.2, Dual-link DVI, and D-Sub PC Audio Input: 5 mm Mini-jack AV Audio Input: HDMI 1.4 Earphone Jack: 3.5 mm mini-jack Analog Signal Frequency: 24 ~ 89kHz(H)/ 50 ~ 75 Hz(V) Digital Signal Frequency: 24 ~ 89KHz(H)/ 50 ~ 75 Hz(V) Power Consumption: Normal – 60W ; Power Saving Mode – 0.5W; Power off – 0.5W Tilt: -5-degress to + 20-degrees Swivel: +60-degrees to -60-degrees Pivot: 90-degrees (clockwise) Height Adjustment: 0 to 120mm VESA Wall Mountin 100×100 Security: Kensington Lock Dimensions: 25.3″ x 21.7″ x 8.6″ (W x H x D, Approx) Weight: 19.4 lbs (approx) Product images may differ from actual product appearance.