AOC is getting ready to develop its rising gaming monitor lineup with a extreme refresh cost model, the Agon AG273QX. It’s a 27-inch present with a VA panel in a position to as a lot as 165Hz at 1440p.
That’s moreover a licensed FreeSync 2 HDR monitor. As such, it helps variable refresh costs to take care of the movement in sync collectively along with your Radeon GPU for smoother gameplay, and technically helps HDR content material materials.
I hold “technically” on account of the brightness diploma peaks at 400 nits. That’s enough to qualify for VESA’s entry-level DisplayHDR 400 certification, nonetheless for LCD shows, brightness performs an unlimited place throughout the top quality of HDR content material materials—a monitor with a 1,000 nits peak brightness goes to outshine this present.
Brightness aside, the overall specs look good for a gaming present. This can be a quick and dirty rundown of the pertinent particulars:
- Dimension—27 inches
- Panel—VA w/ 90 % safety of the DCI-P3 color home
- Resolution—2560×1440 determination
- Refresh cost—165Hz
- Response time—1ms MPRT
- Inputs—2x DisplayPort 1.2, 1x mini DisplayPort, 2x HDMI 2.0
- Connectivity—4x USB 3.Zero Form A, 2x USB 3.Zero Form B
- Audio—2x 5W audio system
The present permits prospects to make pivot, tilt, swivel, and prime (as a lot as 110mm) adjustments. It may be mounted to a wall by means of VESA 75×75 monitor mounts.
To not be confused with the AG273QCX, which can be a 27-inch monitor nonetheless with a 144Hz refresh cost, the faster AG273QX (there is no “C” throughout the model determine) will launch at £439 throughout the UK in November, consistent with Overclock3D. There’s no level out of when it’ll be obtainable in numerous territories.
It is usually value noting that AOC simply these days bolstered its assure safety, albeit merely throughout the US. The overall assure interval on its premium Agon fashions is 4 years and encompasses a zero lifeless pixel guarantee, along with a complicated substitute service and unintentional damage security for the first 12 months of possession (good for a single substitute declare).