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Asus 27" Black Full HD 1080p Computer Monitor - VN279QL

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Asus 27" Black Full HD 1080p Computer Monitor - VN279QL

Key Features:

  • Ideal for a multi-screen solution with a super narrow frame and an ergonomic stand
  • Best for work and play with Full HD 1080p visual quality and 178° ultra wide viewing angle AMVA+ panel
  • ASUS VividPixel Technology for crystal-clear and detail-oriented enjoyment
  • MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) function for Enhanced Viewing from Mobile to Monitor Ergonomic design for tilt, pivot, swivel and height adjustments ensure a comfortable viewing experience


  • Experience a multi-screen solution with a super narrow frame
    The ASUS VN series features compact dimensions—this 27” display has a super narrow bezel of just 0.8cm, bringing a broader and better vision without compromising on style and comfort. Its pedestal boasts a sleek concentric circle design and the rear bezel comes with a textured finish that is scratch-proof. The VN279QL is also VESA wall mount compatible, and has the capabilities to turn into a stunning multi-screen solution.
  • Amazing Visuals for Work and Play
  • Full HD with DisplayPort and HDMI inputs
    VN279QL leads you to enter a big and spectacular world of colors with Full HD 1080p (1920x1080) support and rich connectivity including DisplayPort, HDMI/MHL and D-sub inputs
  • Splendid™ Video Intelligence Technology
    The exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology optimizes video performance and image fidelity by enhancing color, brightness, contrast, and sharpness. 6 preset video modes (Scenery, Theater, Game, Night View, sRGB and Standard) can be selected via a hotkey
  • 178˚Ultra Wide Viewing Angle
    VN279QL adopts 178˚(H) / 178˚(V) ultra wide viewing angle AMVA+ panel that eliminates color shift on your screen no matter where and how you look at it.
  • VividPixel Technology for Best Picture Quality
    ASUS VividPixel Technology helps enhance image outlines and reduce noise bars for crystal-clear and detail-oriented viewing.
  • Monitors without VividPixel
    Blur happens if the original image is in low resolution
  • Monitors with VividPixel
    VividPixel generates high-quality images on screen
  • MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) for Enhanced Viewing from Mobile to Monitor
    Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) technology allows users to experience any MHL supported mobile devices on the big screen while simultaneously charging the devices.
  • Smart Contrast Ratio for lifelike visuals
    With 100,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR) and 300cd/m² brightness, the VN279QL enhances display contrast and sharpness by adjusting backlight luminance to achieve the deepest black tones and brightest whites, resulting in extra-clear visuals that truly come to life.
  • ASUS Exclusive QuickFit Virtual Scale
    ASUS includes its exclusive QuickFit Virtual Scale feature with the VN279QL , allowing you to preview photos and documents on-screen in their actual size prior to printing. It can be activated via a monitor hotkey, and serves as a highly useful guide to accurately view and edit photos in their native size.
  • Versatile Comfort with Ergonomic Design
    The ergonomically-designed VN279QL Monitor comes with swivel, tilt, pivot, and height adjustments for ideal viewing position.
  • Extensive Connectivity and Built-in Stereo Speakers for Multimedia Enjoyment VN279QL comes with rich connectivity including DisplayPort. HDMI and D-sub so that users could easily connect it to Full HD Blu-ray Disc players and myriad HD playback devices like DVD players and set-top boxes for limitless entertainment and multimedia enjoyment with the built-in stereo speakers.
  • User-friendly Design
    Built-in hidden stereo speakers enable audio enjoyment together with true-to-life visual
    I/O port hidden behind the detachable rear cover to keep the back bezel simple and clean
    VESA Wall Mount Standard (100 x 100 mm )
    KENSINGTON Security Lock.
  • Greener Materials
    Mercury-free LED-backlit panel
    Corrugated cardboard packaging with at least 80% recycled content
    Slim-flat packaging allows more cartons to be fitted per cargo, reducing transportation costs and CO2 emission
  • Energy and Planet Saving
    37.2k Wh electricity saving
    23.6kg reduction in CO₂emissions, equivalent to: 1.9 trees planted
    2 years of oxygen for a family of four
  • Award-Winning Design
    ASUS Design engineers penned the lines of the VN series with people-centered approach, giving it a super narrow frame, and a rear cover with more expressive 3D patterns. Having won 2012 Good Design Award in Japan and 2013 iF Design Award in Germany, the VN series monitors meet the highest expectations of product quality, design aesthetics, technology and usability without compromises.



  • Panel Size: Wide Screen 27.0"(68.6cm) 16:9
  • True Resolution: 1920x1080
  • Full HD 1080P: Yes
  • Pixel Pitch: 0.311mm
  • Brightness(Max): 300 cd/㎡
  • ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 100000000:1
  • Viewing Angle (CR≧10): 178°(H)/178°(V)
  • Response Time: 5ms (Gray to Gray)
  • Display Colors: 16.7M

Video Feature

  • Trace Free Technology
  • SPLENDID Video Intelligence Technology
  • SPLENDID Video Preset Modes: 6 Modes
  • Skin-Tone Selection: 3 Modes
  • Color Temperature Selection: 4 Modes
  • QuickFit (modes): Yes (Letter/A4/Alignment Grid/Photo Modes)
  • GamePlus(modes): Yes (Aimpoint/Timer)
  • HDCP support


  • Stereo Speakers: 2W x 2 Stereo RMS

Convenient Hotkey

  • SPLENDID Video Preset Mode Selection
  • Auto. Adjustment
  • Brightness Adjustment
  • Volume Adjustment
  • Input Selection

I/O Ports

  • Signal Input: HDMI/MHL, D-Sub, DisplayPort
  • PC Audio Input: 3.5mm Mini-Jack
  • AV Audio Input: HDMI
  • Earphone Jack: 3.5mm Mini-Jack

Signal Frequency

  • Analog Signal Frequency: 31.5 ~ 67.5 KHz(H) / 56 ~ 75 Hz (V)
  • Digital Signal Frequency: 31.5 ~ 67.5 KHz(H) / 56 ~ 75 Hz (V)

Power Consumption

  • Power ON: < 35W
  • Power Saving Mode: < 0.5W
  • Power Off Mode: < 0.3W

Mechanical Design

  • Chassis Colors: Black
  • Tilt: +22°~-5°
  • Swivel: Yes
  • Pivot: Yes
  • Height Adjustment: Yes
  • VESA Wall Mounting: 100x100mm


  • Kensington lock


  • VGA cable
  • Audio cable
  • Power cord
  • Quick start guide
  • HDMI-to-DVI cable (Optional)
  • HDMI cable (Optional)
  • Warranty Card
  • MHL cable (Optional)

Compliance and Standards

  • EAC logo, Energy Star®, BSMI, CB, CCC, CE, CEL level 1, C-Tick, CU, FCC, ISO-9241-307, J-MOSS, PSE, RoHS, TCO6.0, TUV-GS, UkrSEPRO, UL/cUL, VCCI, WEEE, WHQL (Windows 8, Windows 7)

Approximate Dimensions:

  • Height: 20.7"
  • Width: 24.4"
  • Depth: 8.8"

Approximate Weight:

  • Unit: 13.45 lbs
  • Shipping: 18.30 lbs

Warranty Information:

  • Manufacturer Warranty (authorized online retailer): Three Year Parts and Labor
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Key Features
Experience A Multi-Screen Solution With A Super Narrow Frame/ Amazing Visuals For Work And Play/ Full HD With DisplayPort And HDMI Inputs/ Splendid Video Intelligence Technology/ VividPixel Technology For Best Picture Quality/ Monitors With VividPixel/ Black Finish
More reasons to buy the ASUS VN279QL from Abt Electronics
  • Abt.com is an authorized dealer (Learn More).
  • The ASUS VN279QL is Brand New.
  • The ASUS VN279QL Ships in a Factory Sealed Box.
  • Abt ships this product for free!
Screen Size (inches)27
Maximum Resolution1920x1080
VGA InputYes
HDMI InputYes
Energy Star QualifiedYes
Power Consumption35 W
Height (inches)20.7
Width (inches)24.4
Depth (inches)8.8
Weight (pounds)13.45
Parts Warranty 3 Years Limited
Labor Warranty 3 Years Limited


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