Asus TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers

MX00116032 TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers
MX00116032 TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers MX00116032 TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers MX00116032 TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers MX00116032 TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD 165Hz IPS LED LCD w/ FreeSync, Speakers

Product Info

TUF Gaming VG279Q1A Gaming Monitor – 27-inch Full HD (1920x1080), IPS, 165Hz (above 144Hz), Extreme Low Motion Blur™, Adaptive-sync, FreeSync™ Premium, 1ms (MPRT)


TUF Gaming VG279Q1A is a 27-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) 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 (1920x1080) IPS gaming monitor with ultrafast 165Hz refresh rate designed for professional gamers and immersive gameplay
  • ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur (ELMB™) technology enables a 1ms response time (MPRT) together with Adaptive-sync, 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)
  • Shadow Boost enhances image details in dark areas, brightening scenes without over-exposing bright areas
  • Full HD(1920 X 1080) @120Hz output on PS5 & Xbox Series X/S


27 Inch IPS Display for Better Color Reproduction

The 27-inch Full HD (1920 X 1080) IPS panel of TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 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.

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

High Flying Design

TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 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.

Intuitive Controls

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 Shadow Boost technology clarifies dark areas of the game without overexposing brighter areas, improving overall viewing while also making it easier to spot enemies hidden in dark 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 DisplayPort 1.2, two HDMI (V1.4), 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 VG279Q1A provides tilt and swivel so you can easily find your ideal viewing position. The display is also VESA-compatible for wall mounting.

Additional Information:

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Part Number VG279Q1A
Colour Black
Screen Size 27" widescreen
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Resolution Full HD 1,920 x 1,080
Pixel Pitch 0.311mm
Brightness 250 cd/m2
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1
Panel Type IPS
Response Time 3ms GTG
Viewing Angle 178° x 178°
Display Colors 16.7M colors
Refresh Rate 165Hz (max.)
Color Saturation N/A
I/O 2 x HDMI v1.4 ports
1 x DisplayPort v1.2 port
1 x 3.5mm Earphone jack
Speakers Yes, 2x 2W speakers
Stand Tilt: -5 ~ +20°
Swivel: ±16°
Pivot: N/A
Height adjustment: N/A
VESA Mount 100 x 100mm
RGB Lighting N/A
Power Voltage: 100 ~ 240 Vac, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Typical: <16W
Power Saving: <0.5W
Power Off: <0.3W
Security Kensington lock
Certificate TÜV Flicker-free
TÜV Low Blue Light
Dimensions (WxHxD) 614.09 x 454.34 x 213.79 mm (with stand)
614.09 x 364 x 56.95 mm (without stand)
Weight 4.4kg (with stand)
3.4kg (without stand)

Package Contents

  • Asus TUF Gaming VG279Q1A 27in Full HD IPS LED LCD Gaming Monitor
  • Power Adapter
  • HDMI Cable
  • DisplayPort Cable
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Warranty Card