Asus VG278QR 27-Inch Gaming Monitor

Last updated: October 6, 2023

Real-time experiences are no problem for this fabulous gaming monitor. It's designed with a 165Hz refresh rate and a 5ms (GTG) response time. Another attractive feature is the incorporated low motion blur technology, which reduces ghosting and motion blur for uninterrupted play.

We looked at the top Gaming Monitors and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Gaming Monitor you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: This gaming monitor sits on an ergonomic stand that is fully adjustable.

In our analysis of 54 expert reviews, the Asus VG278QR 27-Inch Gaming Monitor placed 1st when we looked at the top 11 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

27 inch Full HD (1920×1080) display with 165Hz refresh rate (supports 144Hz) and 0 5ms (GTG) response time Perfect to gain the upper hand in FPS racer real-time strategy and sport titles and free Sync/Adaptive Sync for a tear-free experience. G-SYNC compatible technology supported through DisplayPort and HDMI ports provides variable refresh rates for low latency stuttering-free and tearing-free while gaming. Extreme low motion blur (ELMB) technology reduces ghosting and motion blur creating a fluid gaming experience. Marathon ready with ASUS Eye Care technology to minimize eye fatigue and an ergonomic stand with full height/tilt/swivel/pivot adjustments to accommodate any desk. Flexible connectivity options with DisplayPort 1 2 HDMI 1 4 Dual-link DVI-D. Stereo 2W speakers provide for a full sound while eliminating the need for external speakers.

Our Expert Consultant

Doug Brennan   
Tech writer for Digital Addicts, avid PC/console gamer

Doug Brennan is an avid PC/console gamer for the past 20+ years, and writer for Digital Addicts. In his spare time, he’s an active member on a number of computer peripheral forums (, so he’s always up to date on the latest products.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Supports Nvidia's G-Sync Technology. Solid gaming performance.144Hz refresh rate. Fully adjustable stand

What reviewers didn't like

Tiny speakers. Viewing angles would be better
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