Benq SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS

MX77412 SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS
MX77412 SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS MX77412 SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS MX77412 SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS MX77412 SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor w/ HAS

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BENQ SW270C PhotoVue Photographer Monitor – Relive The Moment

The SW270C Photographer 27" 16:9 HDR IPS Monitor from BenQ has been built for those who require color accuracy, with support for 100% of the sRGB and Rec. 709 color gamuts, 99% of the Adobe RGB color gamut, 97% of the DCI-P3 and Display P3 color gamuts, and HDR10. Driven by BenQ's AQCOLOR technology and a resolution of 2,560 x 1,440 with a 60 Hz refresh rate, the SW270C helps deliver improved accuracy and productivity using 10-bit support for 1.07 billion colors, a 16-bit look up table (LUT) that improves RGB color blending, and Delta E≤2 in Adobe RGB and sRGB color spaces for a more representative view of the original image.

  • 27", 2,560 x 1,440 resolution, 16:9 display
  • 99% Adobe RGB Color Space With IPS technology
  • In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel
  • 300 cd/m2 brightness
  • 178°/178° viewing angles
  • 5ms response time (GtG)
  • 1.07 billion colors
  • Uniformity Technology
  • USB-C™ Connectivity with power delivery


AQCOLOR Technology

Devoted to meet the latest professional color standard, BenQ has developed AQCOLOR™ technology to uphold the concept: "Accurate Reproduction". BenQ has invited color experts to lead the team, and also actively participated in the ICC (International Color Consortium) and ISO (International Standard Organization) to establish color-related standards and implementation in order to provide consistent and accurate colors.

Learn more about definition of Accurate Colors


Industry Color Standard for Accurate Color Performance

Photographers work with great demand on color accuracy. BenQ SW270C photographer monitor achieved industry color standard to deliver truer and accurate colors so as to relive the moment.

Enrich Your Palette with 99% Adobe RGB

See the true colors of the nature! BenQ SW270C meets the high color standards by covering 99% of Adobe RGB, 100% of sRGB/Rec.709, and 97% of DCI-P3/Display P3, resulting in a more realistic color representation for outdoor and nature photography.


Color Precision to Reproduce Original Images

The 16 bit look up table (LUT) improves RGB color blending accuracy, resulting in impeccable color reproduction and Delta E ≤ 2 in AdobeRGB and sRGB color space renders the truest and most representative view of the original image.

10 bit Color Depth for Smooth Color Gradations

SW270C guarantees the silkiest and smoothest color gradations with 10-bit panel from a 16-bit look-up-table (LUT) by gamma correction, which shows more than one billion colors for natural color transitions and subtle shading.

Color Consistency Presented in Every Detail

Surpassing industry color standards, BenQ has dedicated itself to evolving and developing its technologies to achieve higher level of color accuracy in every detail.

Uniformity Technology

Achieved via delicate processes utilizing high precision apparatus to meticulously fine-tune the color and the brightness at hundreds of sub-regions on the entire screen, BenQ Uniformity Technology offers screen-wide precise color from corner to corner for perfectly authentic and consistent viewing experiences.

Consistent Color, Convenient Monitor Usage

In every production line, BenQ has utilized a well prepared instrument to ensure that monitors from different production lines will display color at same precise level. Photographers will perceive the consistent color when working on dual monitors.

Hardware Calibration Produces Consistent Image Quality

Hardware calibration allows you to adjust the monitor's internal image processing chip without changing the graphics card output data, keeping displayed images consistent with the original content without being affected by graphic card setting.

* Shading Hood (SH240) is an optional accessory.


Palette Master Element Calibration Software

With the use of Palette Master Element and a calibrator, you can customize the color setting or maintain the color performance of the monitor at its most optimal state.

* Supported Platforms: Win7 or above, Mac OS 10.6.8 or above.
* Supported Calibrators: X-Rite i1 Display Pro / i1 Pro / i1 Pro 2 /i1 Studio & Datacolor Spyder 4 / Spyder 5.

Professionally Factory Calibrated to Promise Out-of-Box Color Accuracy

BenQ's SW270C monitor offers the out-of-box color accuracy that guarantees users can enjoy the most trustworthy color performance.

Display Every Splendid Scene with Details

More and more photographers are using digital cameras to capture the moment and to preserve any remarkable episode in life. BenQ SW270C adopts HDR and supports various video formats to replay your vivid times dynamically.

HDR Brings you the Most Dynamic Footages

SW270C is equipped with HDR10 technology so that videographers can preview the HDR effect of the video content during the editing process, ensuring desirable outcomes for their final works.

Video Format Supports Present the Real Content

SW270C supports 24P/25P film content to be displayed at native cadence without pulldown which can distort playback of the source video.

Intuitive Designs for Work Efficiency

Photographers would be free from repetitive actions for photo retouching and video editing. BenQ offers customizable designs to boost the work efficiency.

USB-C port

The latest USB-C™ port provides high-speed Video/Audio/Data transmission and power delivery with one single cable.

Shading Hood

A specially designed detachable shading hood can effectively reduce the monitor's screen glare from ambient lighting for superb color accuracy.

Advanced Black & White Mode

Color photos are displayed in enhanced black and white film effect. Choose from three different black and white presets to preview your photos before actual adjustment.

GamutDuo Mode

Photo preview is enabled to present the same image in two color gamut side by side for added comparison.

Hotkey Puck G2

Preferred color modes and features are designated as quick access to widely used settings.



  • Windows® 10 / 8.1 / 8 / 7
  • Mac


Part Number SW270C
Colour Black
Screen Size 27" widescreen
Resolution WQHD 2,560 x 1,440
Brightness 300 cd/m2
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1 (Typical)
20M:1 (Dynamic Contrast Ratio)
Panel Type IPS
Viewing Angle 178° x 178°
Response Time 5ms GtG
Display Colors 1.07 billion
Color Gamut 99% AdobeRGB, 100% sRGB, 97% DCI-P3
Color Temperature 5000°K / 6500°K / 9300°K / User Mode
Color Bit 10-bits
Pixel Pitch 0.2331 x 0.2331 mm
Refresh Rate 60Hz
I/O 2 x HDMI v2.0 ports
1 x DisplayPort v1.4 port
1 x USB Type-C port
1 x USB 3.1 Hub (2x downstream, 1x Mini USB, 1x upstream)
1 x SD/MMC card reader
Speakers N/A
Stand Tilt: -5 ~ +20°
Swivel: 45°/45°
Pivot: 90°
Height adjustment: 150mm
VESA Mount 100 x 100 mm
Power Input Internal Power Adapter: 100 ~ 240 Vac, 50/60 Hz
Power Consumption Power Saving Mode: <0.5W
On Mode: 36.1W
Security Kensington lock slot
Regulations EPEAT Silver, Energy Star 7.0, TCO 7.0
Operating Temperature 0°C ~ 40°C
Operating Humidity 10% ~ 90% non-condensing
Dimensions (WxHxD) 626 x 504.5~614.3 x 334.8 (Landscape)
381.1 x 744.6 x 334.6 (Portrait)
Weight Without shading hood: 9.5kg
Without stand: 6.5kg

Package Contents

  • BenQ SW270C 27in WQHD IPS LED LCD Monitor
  • Power Cable
  • USB 3.1 Cable (1.8m)
  • mDP to DP Cable (1.8m)
  • Shading Hood
  • Installation CD
  • Quick Installation Guide