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ASUS VE278H Black 27" 2ms (GTG) HDMI Widescreen LED Backlight LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 ASVR 50000000:1 (1200:1) Built-in Speakers

  • 1920 x 1080 2ms (GTG)
  • ASVR 50000000:1 (1200:1)
  • D-Sub, HDMI
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Multimedia Entertainment on Your Desk

Powered by LED backlight technology, the 27-inch monitor delivers sharp, true-to-life images through speedy 2ms response time and 50,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio that dynamically adjusts the luminance of the backlight for darkest dark and brightest white. Full HD 1080p native resolution and Asus exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology bring you into a spectacular world of colors, no matter what you are watching. Plus, built-in stereo speakers deliver smooth, high quality audio.

 

50,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio
Dynamically enhances the display’s contrast by adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the darkest black and brightest white – delivering lifelike images.
 

2ms Response Time  

Quick response time of 2ms (GTG) eliminates ghosting and tracers for more fluid video playback.

 

 

Full HD with dual HDMI ports

VE278H leads you into a spectacular world of colors with full HD 1080p (1920x1080) support. Dual HDMI ports offer ideal connection between your Full HD monitor and Full HD devices and allow you to connect to two Full HD devices at a time. Enjoy Full HD content on your monitor can never be easier. 

 

QuickFit Virtual Scale
The ASUS-exclusive QuickFit built into the monitor provides real-size document, photo, and grid mode on top of the operating windows on the screen. It can be activated via a hotkey on the monitor itself and used as a guide to accurately view and edit photos.


Multiple I/O Ports - Allow Simultaneous Connections to More Video Devices

VE278H’s wealth of I/O ports include 2 x HDMI, D-sub, PC audio-in, and Earphone jack. Simultaneous connection to Full HD Blu-ray Disc players and myriad HD playback devices like DVD players, audio devices, and set-top boxes offer limitless entertainment.

 

Splendid Video Intelligence Technology
The exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology optimizes video performance and image fidelity by enhancing color, brightness, contrast, and sharpness. Six preset video modes (Scenery, Theater, Game, Night View, sRGB, and Standard) can be selected via a hotkey.
 


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  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 3 years
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 3 years


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  • Jeremy D.
  • 11/18/2014 10:39:06 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsWouldn't buy, but I did

Pros: Big screen with beautiful color (please see cons).

I like where the power button is.

Cons: Beautiful color in the middle of the screen, but on very side, the backlight is bleeding so much, my blue wallpaper looks purple on the sides!

Red dead pixel a inch from the top right side of the screen after less than 12 hours of use!

Hard to use the buttons to navigate in the monitor's settings.


Shipping it back to newegg, whill get an IPS panel instead, maybe with a 1440 res

Other Thoughts: Not a big con, but 60hz as a refresh rate is kind of noticeable when moving windows around or when watching hd movies. Reading some reviews about 27 inches monitor, people complain about seeing pixels mostly while reading texts, it's not that worst and with soime gpu tunning it gets better :)

Manufacturer Response:

Dear Valued Customer,

Thank you for your purchase of an ASUS LCD display monitor. I do apologize that it did not work out for you, and you decided to return the monitor. Your valuable review is greatly appreciated. We hope that you will consider purchasing from us again soon. ASUS would have to lose a valuable customer as yourself. I have also documented your feedback, and it will be analyzed for further review. If you ever have any questions about an ASUS product, feel free to email at cl-jolene@asus.com with case number N141163779.

Thank you for being a loyal ASUS customer!

Best regards,
Jolene
ASUS Customer Loyalty

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  • Michael B.
  • 9/9/2014 11:03:51 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsGood Monitor

Pros: This monitor looks beautiful for what it is. Works well.

Cons: No cons as of yet.

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  • STEPHEN H.
  • 8/29/2014 11:05:28 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsEarly impressions

Pros: Pleased with this in the first days. Clear, sharp image. No bad pixels. Easy setup. Stand does not wobble on a sturdy desk. DVI-to-HDMI cable included. Brightness, contrast, other visual characteristics are fine (see disclaimer below). No splotchiness, lighting is even.

Cons: For me this replaces an older ASUS which was 1920 x 1200 (16 x 10 rather than 16 x 9). Unfortunately that ratio is no longer available - I miss those 230K pixels.

Controls are poorly labeled, and inputs are in awkward positions to attach cables to, but those things are true of every monitor I've ever seen.

Other Thoughts: Haven't tried the speakers. Colors seem correct but I have not considered this very closely, as it is not critical for me - if you need high accuracy for your work, find out more.

This and VE278Q seem to be very similar variants of the model, but this cost less and some of the specs are better.

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  • Nick R.
  • 8/11/2014 4:08:58 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat purchase

Pros: Crisp image, solid size, even pretty good sound for built in speakers.

Cons: None as of this moment.

Other Thoughts: I haven't had any issues that some of the other reviewers have had. Everything is as it should be. I highly recommend this monitor.

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  • Robert Z.
  • 8/5/2014 11:34:55 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: less than 1 day
  • Verified Owner

4 out of 5 eggsfairly satisfied

Pros: looks great, item is as described

Cons: taking an egg off because the power connection is loose. It will fall out if you move the monitor or touch the power cord near the connection. not a fan of the stand either but i knew it wasn't gonna be great when I ordered it

video cables that came with it were a little short for my setup

Other Thoughts: grab some electrical tape to keep the power cable in

unless you like your monitors an inch off the table get a different stand/mount or a riser

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  • Jake B.
  • 7/28/2014 11:36:52 AM
  • Tech Level: Average
  • Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
  • Verified Owner

2 out of 5 eggsI had high hopes for this monitor

Pros: Big screen

Good response time

Great price

Cons: After about 3 weeks of use, I turned it on one day and found a nice little red pixel in the middle of the screen. After a couple days of trying to fix the stuck pixel nothing worked, so I sent it out for a replacement.

I got my replacement today and was happy to see about 9-10 white stuck pixels!

Other Thoughts: I'm definitely not going to get a replacement again or buy a monitor from Asus ever again. Debating on getting a refund or just keeping it since the dead pixels are far to the left and out of the way, not TOO noticeable but I still would never buy a monitor with dead pixels.

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  • Katherine K.
  • 7/28/2014 9:42:46 AM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat Low
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsGreat view

Pros: The view is beautiful on this screen. Easy set up and installation, attaches to my dual monitor stand with ease.

Cons: When I tried to use the stand that came with the monitor, the tilt was locked in a down position. The tilt is the reason I bought this particular monitor.

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  • Michael M.
  • 7/23/2014 4:42:35 PM
  • Tech Level: Somewhat High
  • Ownership: more than 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsSpectacular.

Pros: The contrast. That most definately defines this display. I have a two-monitor setup and one of them is this monitor and the other is slightly different, but it only has a 10000000:1 ratio which is lengths below this one.

I can honestly say that the contrast ratio is what makes games look so amazing on ultra settings. I can notice the difference between the graphics on the two monitors and I guess the difference in colors makes such a profound impact...

Cons: Nothing really, I suppose if you want to have integrated sound, then this model isn't spectacular for that, but that's only hearsay because I have separate speakers.

Other Thoughts: I definately reccomend this product to anyone that loves amazing graphics and spectacular colors.

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  • Russell G.
  • 7/14/2014 8:36:48 AM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsVery Nice

Pros: All as expected. Good monitor.

Cons: Speakers suck.

Other Thoughts: Needs better speakers.

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  • jerry m.
  • 7/12/2014 2:24:11 PM
  • Tech Level: High
  • Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
  • Verified Owner

5 out of 5 eggsgreat monitor

Pros: great picture,, this is review update,, the first asus monitor problems , I sent it back to newegg they took care off the problem for me now iam happy ,, I would buy this monitor again

Cons: really non

Other Thoughts: got a good price on this,, and even got my rebate

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