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Asus PG279Q

£779.68
£684.97 £94.71 cheaper than 12 days ago
An expensive to run and 1 year old 2560 x 1440 flatpanel monitor
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels No Yes Mar 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
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AWD-IT
£583.29
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Ex Demo Hut
£678.00
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Aria PC Technology
£684.97
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Ebuyer Business
Asus PG279Q from Ebuyer Business
£699.99
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Kustom PCs
£705.00
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Amazon UK
Asus PG279Q from Amazon UK
£735.00
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Standard delivery: £7.99
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Novatech
Asus PG279Q from Novatech
£742.00
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Asus PG279Q from Scan
£768.42
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PC World Business
Asus PG279Q from PC World Business
£785.62
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£812.44
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£827.84
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Reichelt UK
£829.00
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KSN Online
£832.99
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Ebuyer
Asus PG279Q from Ebuyer
£837.87
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Communications Solutions
£845.84
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Eclipse Computers
£851.52
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BT Shop
Asus PG279Q from BT Shop
£855.56
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BT Business Direct
Asus PG279Q from BT Business Direct
£855.56
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Ginger6
£880.75
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LambdaTek
Asus PG279Q from LambdaTek
£900.58
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Asus PG279Q from The Tech Warehouse
£900.59
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Asus PG279Q from EEESHOP INTERNATIONAL
£972.60
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Asus PG279Q from Littlewoods
£979.99
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£1,110.09
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Asus PG279Q from Amazon UK
£574.69
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£700.00
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£649.99
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Novatech
Pay nothing for 6 months
Purchase price £742.00. APR 29.9%. An additional fee of £40.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
£9.99 No
Deposit
6
months
24
months
£1,004.77 £41.45* Go to Store
Novatech
Pay nothing for 3 months
Purchase price £742.00. APR 29.9%. An additional fee of £40.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
£9.99 No
Deposit
3
months
24
months
£1,004.77 £41.45* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 18.9%.
- £83.79 - 36
months
£1,077.52 £27.60* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 12
months
£757.76 £63.15* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 12 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 18.9%.
- £70.00 - 12
months
£766.33 £58.03* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 18 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 18
months
£785.44 £43.64* Go to Store
Amazon UK
16.9% APR for 12 Months
Purchase price £735.00. APR 16.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 12
months
£804.01 £67.00* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 24
months
£813.77 £33.91* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 18.9%.
- £70.00 - 24
months
£831.43 £31.73* Go to Store
Amazon UK
16.9% APR for 24 Months
Purchase price £735.00. APR 16.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 24
months
£871.31 £36.30* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £699.99. APR 18.9%.
- £70.00 - 36
months
£900.20 £23.06* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 12
months
£907.02 £75.59* Go to Store
Novatech
24 months credit
Purchase price £742.00. APR 19.9%. An additional fee of £40.00 is payable if you settle the loan early.
£9.99 No
Deposit
- 24
months
£915.47 £37.73* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 12 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 18.9%.
- £83.79 - 12
months
£917.28 £69.46* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 18 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 18
months
£940.16 £52.23* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 24
months
£974.06 £40.59* Go to Store
Ebuyer
Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £837.87. APR 18.9%.
- £83.79 - 24
months
£995.20 £37.98* Go to Store

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Asus PG279Q Review

Released 1 year ago,
5
Poor
12
Missing Some Features
71
17 Months Old
15
£231 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
30
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 30?

It has brilliant user reviews with an average user rating of 100%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £231 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 2,768 PC screens that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Only one HDMI port

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.
Aria PC Technology £684.97 Go to Store
Ebuyer Business £699.99
Standard delivery: £4.19
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Kustom PCs £705.00 Go to Store

Asus PG279Q In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Asus Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

Based on 23,266 expert and owner reviews (including 4,205 verified purchases), Asus has very good reviews for its PC monitors. 96% of those that bought a Asus PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features and at £684.97 it is more expensive than 95% of PC screens.

Price Has Gone Down by £95 (12%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus PG279Q and the United Kingdom price of £684.97 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $749.99 (£972.74).

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Features

Supports NVIDIA G-Sync

The Asus PG279Q supports NVIDIA G-Sync, which is unusual. 98% of LCD screens do not support NVIDIA G-Sync.

What is NVIDIA G-Sync? Less Edit

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus PG279Q has a built-in USB hub, unlike 85% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in USB hub.

What is a built-in USB hub? Less Edit

Quite Fast Response Time

The response time of the Asus PG279Q of only 4ms is quite fast compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the fastest 18% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the LCD screens the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The Asus PG279Q has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels flatpanel monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all LCD screens the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PG279Q has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Only One HDMI Port

The Asus PG279Q is a one HDMI port PC monitor.

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Has AC, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus PG279Q is more than most flatpanel monitors. This Asus PC display has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens. The cables included "HDMI" and "AC" are also found on this PC screen.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of PC monitors is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The Asus PG279Q's viewing angle, vertical of 178° is in the widest 3% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The Asus PG279Q's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 24% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. LCD screens have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Age

Released 17 Months Ago

This PC screen was released in March 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The PG279Q is one of the less economic to run LCD screens that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the PG279Q will cost £231 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus 2560x1440, asus pg279qx
Barcodes 00319649143674, 00889349143674, 00889349143681, 04058154007365, 04712900143683

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