Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › [ASUS] RoG Swift PG278Q Discussion Thread
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[ASUS] RoG Swift PG278Q Discussion Thread - Page 21  

post #201 of 8206

[Techreport] Announced at CES: Asus 4k resolution panel WITH G-sync included! Price? 799$ USD

Quote:
Reasonably priced 4K monitors are popping up left and right at this year's CES. On the heels of Philips and Lenovo, Asus has added yet another specimen to the mix: the ROG Swift PB287Q, which has a 28" panel size, a $799 price tag, and Nvidia G-Sync support.



The PB287Q has the same 3840x2160 resolution as the Lenovo and Philips solutions. Asus' spec sheet quotes a 350 cd/m² luminosity, a 1-ms gray-to-gray response time, and a refresh rate "over 120 Hz." Going by the response time and the refresh rate alone, I'd say this monitor is based on TN panel technology, much like Philips' UltraClear 288P6. That's a tad disappointing. Then again, Asus already makes a 4K display with an IPS panel—and it costs three grand.

Panel specs aside, the ROG Swift PB287Q has a narrow, 6-mm bezel "designed for multi-monitor setups," built-in 2W stereo speakers, a two-port USB 3.0 hub, and a trifecta of display inputs: DisplayPort 1.2, HDMI, and MHL. The default stand can swivel, tilt, pivot, and adjust the monitor's height, and if that's not enough for you, VESA mounting holes are included. Finally, Asus provides a five-way joystick for OSD navigation, and it loads up the interface with some gamer-friendly goodness known as GamePlus. Here's the company's spiel for that feature:

GamePlus is an OSD overlay that enables crosshair and timer functions to be displayed on the monitor. Gamers can select from four different crosshair types to suit the gaming environment, while the timer function allows players to track elapsed time in real-time strategy games. These tools allow gamers to practice and improve their gaming skills.
Sounds nifty. And again, the PB287Q has G-Sync support; so, when paired with a compatible GeForce graphics card, it will adjust its refresh rate on the fly to match the GPU's frame rate, yielding smooth animation sans ugly screen-tearing artifacts.

asus-rog-4k.jpg
post #202 of 8206
Oh baby. I want one.
post #203 of 8206
I think anyone thats had a 1440 IPS will be severly dissappointed with TN, G-sync be damned....
post #204 of 8206
Will definitely be picking up one of these to try out. It has all the features I've been waiting for rolled into one package.
6900K
(17 items)
 
6600K
(12 items)
 
3930K
(15 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 4.3 GHz Asus Rampage V Edition 10 EVGA GTX 980 Ti EVGA GTX 980 Ti 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
32 GB Dominator Platinum SE @ 3200 13-13-13-28-... 512 GB Samsung 950 Pro NVME 1 TB Samsung 850 Pro Corsair H110i GT 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Asus PG278Q Logitech G710+ EVGA 1000 T2 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair 400C Logitech Proteus Core G502 Creative Sound Blaster ZxR Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro 
Audio
Audio-technica ATH-ADG1x 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-6600K at 4.8 GHz Asus Maximus VIII Gene EVGA GTX 1070 SC 16 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 2400 CL10 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
256 GB Samsung 950 Pro Corsair H100i GTX V2 Windows 10 Enterprise Glossy Asus VG248QE 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
EVGA 750 P2 Corsair 350D Logitech G502 Audio Technica ATH-ADG1x 
  hide details  
6900K
(17 items)
 
6600K
(12 items)
 
3930K
(15 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7-6900K @ 4.3 GHz Asus Rampage V Edition 10 EVGA GTX 980 Ti EVGA GTX 980 Ti 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveCooling
32 GB Dominator Platinum SE @ 3200 13-13-13-28-... 512 GB Samsung 950 Pro NVME 1 TB Samsung 850 Pro Corsair H110i GT 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Pro 64-bit Asus PG278Q Logitech G710+ EVGA 1000 T2 
CaseMouseAudioAudio
Corsair 400C Logitech Proteus Core G502 Creative Sound Blaster ZxR Beyerdynamic DT990 Pro 
Audio
Audio-technica ATH-ADG1x 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5-6600K at 4.8 GHz Asus Maximus VIII Gene EVGA GTX 1070 SC 16 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 2400 CL10 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
256 GB Samsung 950 Pro Corsair H100i GTX V2 Windows 10 Enterprise Glossy Asus VG248QE 
PowerCaseMouseAudio
EVGA 750 P2 Corsair 350D Logitech G502 Audio Technica ATH-ADG1x 
  hide details  
post #205 of 8206
step towards the right direction, technically the first consumer grade 1440p factory 120hz+ monitor. it would probably be 150$ less without G-sync, cant wait for this tech to become more common, 1080p is getting old. all those who are ranting about oh why not 4k, there where 4k monitor announced on CES, mainly 30hz, you all need to wait for hdmi and DP 1.3 before we can see 60hz+
Villain
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k @ 4,9 Ghz (v 1.42) ASUS 1155 P8P67 PRO REV 3.0 S/L Asus GTX 560 ti DirectCU II OC@950core / 2200 m... G.skill 1600mhz 9-9-9-24 T1 8GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung F3 HD103SJ 1TB Noctua NH-D14 win 7 64 bit LG W2363D-PF LCD 23 inch 120Hz 
PowerCase
XFX P1-850B-NLG9 850W In Win 
  hide details  
Villain
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500k @ 4,9 Ghz (v 1.42) ASUS 1155 P8P67 PRO REV 3.0 S/L Asus GTX 560 ti DirectCU II OC@950core / 2200 m... G.skill 1600mhz 9-9-9-24 T1 8GB 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung F3 HD103SJ 1TB Noctua NH-D14 win 7 64 bit LG W2363D-PF LCD 23 inch 120Hz 
PowerCase
XFX P1-850B-NLG9 850W In Win 
  hide details  
post #206 of 8206
Quote:
Originally Posted by Waro View Post

1 ms Grey-to-Grey, nothing has been said about viewing angles, colours and contrasts ... well if it would have VA like the Eizo I would buy it instantly!

VA panels are overrated, even in the high end. You cant overcome issues of the panel technology itself, no matter how much you handpick or calibrated them.
Edited by psyside - 1/6/14 at 12:42pm
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
My System
(15 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 2500K @4.7ghz(1.39v) 24/7 +D14 Asus P8Z77-V Sapphire R9 290 Tri X @1160/1600 8GB HyperX @2133 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
WD Blue EZEX 1TB & Samsung 840 Pro 256GB (OS) Asus Nocuta NH D14 WIN 7 64 Ultimate 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
NEC 2490wuxi (rev 1) Logitech Wave Cooler Master Vanguard 850W Cooler Master HAF 932 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Logitech G5 Cooler Master Xonar STX+ HD595 
  hide details  
post #207 of 8206
I don't understand the hate on TN panel. It is what it is, sure the colors look like they have been through the washing machine....some of them like they have been in there forever. They just need a little love. and they can be made to be ok. I feel u all on price though. Asus has you cornered and they know it. I don't know too many others going to release OG monitors like that.
post #208 of 8206
Wait what I thought this was the 1440p version.
Hydra TH10A
(15 items)
 
Nova Vault
(5 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5960x Rampage V Extreme 3-Way SLI GTX 980 Ti Hydro Copper 16 GB Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
480GB Intel 730 SSD Raid 0 x4 Custom Loop 4x 480 Alphacool Radiators Aquacomputer Aqualis 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer B326HK Razer Black Widow 2014 Corsair AX1500i  Case Labs TH10A 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Naga 2014 Megasoma 2 Creative ZxR 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
Xeon D-1541 Supermicro X10SDV-TLN4F 128GB Crucial DDR4 2133 ECC 10x WD Red 4TB  
Case
Caselabs Nova  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
2.9 Ghz Radeon Pro 560 4GB 16 GB 1TB SSD 
OSMonitor
OS 10.11 15 Inch Retina 2880x1800 
  hide details  
Hydra TH10A
(15 items)
 
Nova Vault
(5 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
5960x Rampage V Extreme 3-Way SLI GTX 980 Ti Hydro Copper 16 GB Dominator Platinum 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
480GB Intel 730 SSD Raid 0 x4 Custom Loop 4x 480 Alphacool Radiators Aquacomputer Aqualis 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer B326HK Razer Black Widow 2014 Corsair AX1500i  Case Labs TH10A 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Naga 2014 Megasoma 2 Creative ZxR 
CPUMotherboardRAMHard Drive
Xeon D-1541 Supermicro X10SDV-TLN4F 128GB Crucial DDR4 2133 ECC 10x WD Red 4TB  
Case
Caselabs Nova  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
2.9 Ghz Radeon Pro 560 4GB 16 GB 1TB SSD 
OSMonitor
OS 10.11 15 Inch Retina 2880x1800 
  hide details  
post #209 of 8206
Thread Starter 
Well, as soon as I get my hands on one i'll compare it to the IPS PB 27" model and let you guys know!
Aventum II
(9 items)
 
Bolt II
(9 items)
 
Personal Rig
(14 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4960X ASUS Rampage IV Black Edition 4x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780Ti 32GB Corsair Platinum 1866 MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingMonitorPower
Corsair Neutron 480GB 3x 420mm water cooling ASUS 32" 4K 2x Corsair 1200i ATX 
Case
Digital Storm Aventum II 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4790K ASUS Maximus VI Impact NVIDIA GTX Titan Z 16 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 1866 MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
1TB Samsung SSD Slim Blu-Ray 240MM AIO Water Cooling windows 8.1 
Power
Custom 700W 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4960X at 4.6GHz ASUS Rampage IV Gene AMD Radeon R9 295X2 32GB Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
480GB Corsair Corsair H110i windows 8.1 ASUS PQ321Q 4K IGZO Panel 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FUNC KB 460 Corsair AX1200i Corsair 650D Razer Taipan 
Mouse PadAudio
EVGA GTX 590 Classified Mousepad Creative Sound Blaster Z 
  hide details  
Aventum II
(9 items)
 
Bolt II
(9 items)
 
Personal Rig
(14 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4960X ASUS Rampage IV Black Edition 4x NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780Ti 32GB Corsair Platinum 1866 MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingMonitorPower
Corsair Neutron 480GB 3x 420mm water cooling ASUS 32" 4K 2x Corsair 1200i ATX 
Case
Digital Storm Aventum II 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4790K ASUS Maximus VI Impact NVIDIA GTX Titan Z 16 GB Corsair Dominator Platinum 1866 MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
1TB Samsung SSD Slim Blu-Ray 240MM AIO Water Cooling windows 8.1 
Power
Custom 700W 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 4960X at 4.6GHz ASUS Rampage IV Gene AMD Radeon R9 295X2 32GB Corsair Vengeance 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
480GB Corsair Corsair H110i windows 8.1 ASUS PQ321Q 4K IGZO Panel 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
FUNC KB 460 Corsair AX1200i Corsair 650D Razer Taipan 
Mouse PadAudio
EVGA GTX 590 Classified Mousepad Creative Sound Blaster Z 
  hide details  
post #210 of 8206
Quote:
Originally Posted by psyside View Post

VA panels are overrated, even in the high end. You cant overcome issues of the panels, no matter how much you handpick or calibrated them.


I admit I'm not the foremost expert on different panel types. I would be interested in hearing your input on the subject.
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Monitors and Displays
This thread is locked  
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › [ASUS] RoG Swift PG278Q Discussion Thread