Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers

MX00114490 TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers
MX00114490 TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers MX00114490 TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers MX00114490 TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers MX00114490 TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, HDR, HAS, Speakers

Product Info

TUF Gaming VG279QL1A HDR Gaming Monitor – 27-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080), IPS, 165Hz (Above 144Hz), 1ms MPRT, Extreme Low Motion Blur, FreeSync™ Premium Technology, DisplayHDR™ 400


All the Essentials for Smooth Gaming
TUF Gaming VG279QL1A is a 27-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) HDR IPS display with an ultrafast 165Hz* refresh rate. Designed for gamers and others seeking immersive gameplay, it offers some serious specs. But there's more ...
Its exclusive ELMB function features a 1ms MPRT response time and Adaptive-Sync (FreeSync™ Premium) technology, for extremely fluid gameplay without tearing and stuttering.

  • 27-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS gaming monitor with ultrafast 165Hz* refresh rate designed for professional gamers and immersive gameplay
  • ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB) technology eliminating ghosting and tearing for sharp gaming visuals with high frame rates.
  • FreeSync™ Premium technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rates.
  • Supports both Adaptive-Sync with NVIDIA GeForce®* graphics cards and FreeSync with AMD Radeon graphics cards (* Compatible with NVIDIA GeForce® GTX 10 series, GTX 16 series, RTX 20 series and newer graphics cards)
  • High Dynamic Range (HDR) technology with professional color gamut delivers contrast and color performance that meets the DisplayHDR™ 400 certification.


27-inch IPS Display for Better Color Reproduction

The 27-inch Full HD (1920 X 1080) IPS panel of TUF Gaming VG279QL1A delivers stunning visuals from all angles with wide 178-degree viewing angles ensure minimal distortion and color shift even when you're viewing from extreme positions.

Super-fast 165Hz Refresh Rate

An impressive 165Hz refresh rate eliminates lag and motion blur to give you the upper hand in first-person shooter, racing, real-time strategy, and sports titles. This ultrafast refresh rate lets you play at the highest visual settings and react instantly to what's onscreen.

* Select graphics cards/GPUs can support 165Hz graphics source output (via DisplayPort). Please note that this performance depends on the GPU or content displayed. Actual real-world performance is hardware-dependent.

Enjoy Super-smooth Gameplay

Features the latest ASUS-exclusive Extreme Low Motion Blur technology, which achieves 1ms MPRT* to eliminate smearing and motion blur, and makes objects in motion look sharper, so gameplay is more fluid and responsive.

* 1ms MPRT is based on internal test results. Actual response time may vary in real world settings.

Experience True Color

TUF Gaming VG279QL1A immerses you in super-smooth ultra realistic visuals, enabling 125% sRGB and 95% DCI-P3 color spaces to provide more distinct color gradations.

DisplayHDR™ 400

Features DisplayHDR™ 400 to provide smoother and finer contrast between the brightest and darkest areas of the screen. It also delivers an impressive peak luminance of 400 nits to enable brighter imagery. .

Multi-HDR Mode

Two HDR modes allow you to adjust the monitor's HDR performance based on the current viewing scenario.

High Flying Design

TUF Gaming VG279QL1A has a stealth fighter inspired design that gives it a dynamic, futuristic look. The rear panel features wing-like elements, giving it a sensation of speed. A svelte, minimalist stand ensures stability and a touch of elegance.

DisplayWidget Lite

ASUS DisplayWidget Lite is a software utility that lets you easily and quickly tweak settings or configure ASUS-exclusive features such as Shadow Boost, ASUS GameVisual, and more.

Shadow Boost

ASUS Dynamic Shadow Boost software automatically brightens dark areas, making it easier to spot enemies hidden in shaded areas of the map.


The ASUS-exclusive, integrated GamePlus hotkey offers in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game. This function is co-developed with input from pro gamers, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.


ASUS GameVisual Technology has seven pre-set display modes to optimize visuals for different types of content. This unique feature can be easily accessed through a hotkey or the on-screen display settings menu.

Flicker-free Technology

Flicker-Free technology reduces flicker to minimize eyestrain for improved comfort when you're embroiled in long gaming sessions.

Ultra-Low Blue Light Technology

ASUS Ultra-Low Blue Light technology reduces the amount of potentially harmful blue light emitted by the display. Four different filter settings are available to control the amount of blue light reduction.

Rich Connectivity

Enjoy extensive connectivity options, including two USB 3.0 ports, DisplayPort 1.2, two HDMI (V2.0), and a 3.5 mm audio jack for connecting to a wide range of multimedia devices.

Ergonomic Design

With an ergonomically-designed stand, TUF Gaming monitor provides tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustments so you can easily find your ideal viewing position. The display is also VESA-compatible for wall mounting.

Additional Information:

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Product Type 27" Full HD Widescreen Gaming IPS LED LCD
Part Number VG279QL1A
Colour Black
Screen Size 27" (68.47cm)
Resolution Full HD: 1,920 x 1,080
Brightness 400 cd/m²
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1
Panel Type IPS
Color Depth 16.7M colors
Color Saturation 125% sRGB / DCI-P3 95%
Refresh Rate 165 Hz
Response Time 1ms MPRT
Pixel Pitch 0.311 mm
Adaptive Sync Technology Yes, FreeSync™ and G-SYNC supported
Surface Treatment Anti-Glare, 3H
Viewing Angle 178°/178°
Tilt Range -5° to +23°
Swivel ±15°
Pivot ±90°
Height Range 0~120 mm
Audio 2 x 2W stereo RMS speakers
I/O Connectivity 2 x HDMI v2.0 ports
1 x DisplayPort v1.2 port
1 x 3.5mm earphone mini-jack
VESA Mount 100x100 mm
Features Trace Free Technology: Yes
Color Temperature Selection: 4 Modes
GamePlus(modes): Yes (Crosshair/Timer/FPS Counter/Display Alignment)
Low Blue Light: Yes
HDCP support: Yes
GameVisual:7 Modes(Scenery/Racing/Cinema/RTS/RPG/FPS/sRGB Modes/MOBA Mode)
FreeSync™ technology supported
Extreme Low Motion Blur
GameFast Input technology
Multiple HDR Mode: Yes
Shadow Boost
Power 100 to 240 VAC, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Normal: 18W
Power Saving: <0.5W
Power Off: <0.5W
Security Kensington lock
Compliance and Standards TUV Flicker-free, TUV Low Blue Light, VESA DisplayHDR 400
Dimensions (WxHxD) Without stand: 614.09 x 364 x 56.95 mm
With stand: 614.09 x (413.65~533.65) x 213.79 mm
Weight Without stand: 3.9kg
With stand: 6.2kg

Package Contents

  • Asus TUF Gaming VG279QL1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS Gaming LED LCD Monitor
  • Power Cord
  • Power Adapter
  • HDMI Cable (Optional)
  • DisplayPort Cable (Optional)
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card