ASUS PB278Q - LED monitor - 27"

Mfg. Part: PB278Q | CDW Part: 2854454 | UNSPSC: 43211902
$401.98Advertised Price
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  • LED monitor
  • 27"
  • 2560 x 1440
  • Plane to Line Switching (PLS)
  • 300 cd/m²
  • 5 ms
  • HDMI
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Product Overview
Main Features
  • LED monitor
  • 27"
  • 2560 x 1440
  • Plane to Line Switching (PLS)
  • 300 cd/m²
  • 5 ms
  • HDMI
  • DVI-D
  • VGA
  • DisplayPort
  • speakers
  • black
See all the fine detail with this Asus 27-inch WQHD LED backlit monitor. The 27-inch display has a resolution of 2560 x 1440 to ensure that you have plenty of room for all your work on this monitor and can see every last bit. It has four times the pixel density of a 720p screen, and it's supported by VGA, HDMI 1.4, DisplayPort 1.2, and dual-link DVI ports so that you can get the most out of this monitor.

You can show off your work to a crowd with ease, thanks to the 178-degree horizontal and vertical viewing angles that ensure everyone can see what you're seeing. QuickFit Virtual Scale is unique to this Asus 27-inch WQHD LED backlit monitor, and it lets you see A4 and letter documents along with 8" x 10" and smaller photos at full size so that you can easily preview your presentation materials.

Energy/Environment standards
ENERGY STAR Certified Yes
Technical Specifications
Specifications are provided by the manufacturer. Refer to the manufacturer for an explanation of the print speed and other ratings.
Brand: ASUS
Compatibility: PC
Manufacturer: ASUS
Model: PB278Q
Packaged Quantity: 1
Product Line: ASUS

Audio Output
Form Factor: Integrated
Output Power Channel: 3 Watt
Speakers Configuration: Stereo
Type: Speaker(s)

Chassis Built-in Devices: Stereo speakers

Connectivity Details Type: VGA cable

Connectivity Details Type: DVI cable

Connectivity Details Type: Audio cable

Connectivity Details Type: DisplayPort cable

Connectivity Details Type: HDMI cable

Cable Details
Included Qty: 1

Dimensions & Weight
Comments: With stand
Depth: 8.6 in
Height: 21.7 in
Weight: 19.4 lbs
Width: 25.3 in

Dimensions & Weight Details
Depth: 2.7 in
Details: Without stand
Height: 15.2 in
Width: 25.3 in

Controls & Adjustments: Brightness , Color temperature , Gamma correction , Input select , Volume
Diagonal Size (metric): 68.6 cm
Display Position Adjustments: Height , Pivot (rotation) , Swivel , Tilt
Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 80000000:1
Form Factor: Desktop
Horizontal Refresh Rate: 24 - 89 kHz
Horizontal Viewing Angle: 178
Image Aspect Ratio: 16:9 , 16:9
Input Signal: HDMI, DVI-D, VGA, DisplayPort
LCD Backlight Technology: LED backlight
Pixel Density (ppi): 109
Pixel Pitch: 0.233 mm
Projector Image Brightness: 300 cd/m²
Projector Monitor Features: ASUS QuickFit Virtual Scale , ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR) , ASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Technology , ASUS Splendid Video Preset Mode , HDCP , LED PLS technology , Trace Free Technology , Zero Bright Dot
Response Time: 5 ms
Technology: TFT active matrix
Tilt Angle: -5/+20
Type: LED-backlit LCD monitor
Typical Response Time: 5 ms (gray-to-gray)
Vertical Refresh Rate: 50 - 75 Hz
Vertical Viewing Angle: 178
Widescreen: Widescreen

Display (Projector)
Diagonal Size: 27 in
Interface: DisplayPort , DVI , HDMI , VGA (HD-15)
Max Resolution: 2560 x 1440
TFT Technology: Plane to Line Switching (PLS)

Environmental Standards
ENERGY STAR Certified: Yes

Type: VGA

Type: DVI-D (dual link)

Type: Audio line-in

Type: DisplayPort

Type: HDMI

Type: Headphones

Color: Black
Color Category: Black
Compliant Standards: BSMI , C-Tick , CB , CCC , cUL , FCC , GOST-R , ISO 9241-307 , J-MOSS , PSE Mark , RoHS , TCO Displays 5.2 , UL , VCCI , WHQL
Features: Security lock slot (cable lock sold separately)
Flat Panel Mount Interface: 100 x 100 mm
Microsoft Certification: Compatible with Windows 7

Power Device
Frequency Required: 50/60 Hz
Nominal Voltage: AC 120/230 V
Power Consumption Operational: 60 Watt
Power Consumption Stand by Sleep: 0.5 Watt

Video Input
TV Tuner Presence: No

Additional Attributes
Pixel Density: 109 ppi

TV Tuner
TV Tuner Presence: No

Product Reviews
ASUS PB278Q - LED monitor - 27" is rated 4.8 out of 5 by 8.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from ASUS Beats The Test of Time These has become the standard, deployed to every employee in the company.
Date published: 2017-04-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Asus LED Monitor 27" We were looking for a higher DPI monitor, and found this Asus at a great value, after testing this monitor does in fact have higher resolution than the standard 1080p monitors this is a preffered model for products and content editors that need 2560 x 1440 maximum resolution. The adjusting stand is a great feature that comes with pricier models so well worth the buy.
Date published: 2016-05-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best Monitor I've Ever Used! This 2K monitor is has an amazing picture. The colors and brightness were perfect right out of the box (first time I have ever gotten a monitor that I didn't adjust).The only reason this didn't get a perfect score was because I had to send the first one back due to having a large piece of dust inside the screen.Even the monitor with the piece of dust inside it had perfect color and brightness without having to adjust anything out of the box, so you could be pretty certain you're going to get an amazing looking picture from this.
Date published: 2016-04-06
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Solid replacement for applications which require Hi-res Graphics display This monitor supports dual-link DVI video, which makes it a viable replacement for the Apple Cinema HD Hi-res graphics monitor. Lots of flexibility in the connectivity,
Date published: 2016-04-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very satisfied with the choice of this monitor I bought this monitor at the different retail store, since it had lower price than CDW has: quality of the image, monitor build, response times, resolution and pixel pitch of 0.23mm was a great choice. I sit about 2.5-3' away from my monitor and this is just perfect for that distance in size of 27" ... I was researching potential 25" from Asus with 2k resolution but determined 27" would be better since I do not want my monitor to be really really close to my eyes - still need them for the rest of my life :)Warmly recommended monitor for people who are not hooked on "curved" marketing gimmicks, or 0.0001ms response time - which never turns to be truthful!!!Get it!Only con: of CDW pricing is that I got it under $400 and here is almost close to $500 - but I am sure they would do a match price if one asked for it!
Date published: 2015-10-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Excellent Value To get a 27 inch 2560x1440 monitor for under 500 dollars is a steal. It also works great and has the ability to rotate to vertical or horizontal. Excellent for photo work.
Date published: 2015-02-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great display, would benefit from a USB Hub Great value for a 27" display. Same resolution as Apple's 27" Display, at half the price. Adjustable stand and build in speakers are a nice feature. It would be great if it had a built in USB hub. The height adjustment doesn't lock, unlike the Dell displays. A locking height adjustment would be handy for transport. Otherwise, decent all around 27" display. We purchased two of these, and for some reason the first one has an issue with the DisplayPort. Still troubleshooting the issue on that one.
Date published: 2014-10-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing Monitor (especially for the price) We ordered a few of these screens as a cheaper alternative to Apple's Cinema/Thunderbolt displays for our Mac user base.We were pleasantly surprised with the quality of the display. The resolution is the same as the Apple displays, and it has a multitude of alternative inputs which make the screen compatible with non-Macs.Additionally, this screen satisfied our design/video production team as it supports full-native resolution at 60 hertz, which is important for video.The only caveat for us was needing to order MiniDisplayPort to DisplayPort cables (found cheaply here on CDW...the Monitor shipped with a DP to DP, not MiniDP to DP) to make them work with our Macs to drive the full 2560X1440 resolution. Over DVI or HDMI out, the Macs we tested with would only push 1080p. Not a deal breaker at all, since the screen would drive the full resolution on all Macs we tested with a MiniDisplay or Thunderbolt port.Overall, very satisfied and would recommend this to anyone looking for a cheaper alternative to Apple's offerings.
Date published: 2014-06-13
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