The 27” LED monitor delivers high picture quality with its full HD 1080p support and its HDMI port. ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio boosts the monitor’s contrast ratio to 10,000,000:1 by dynamically adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the darkest black and the brightest white. The VK278Q also features Trace Free Technology, which reduces the response time of the monitor to 2ms to eliminate ghosting and tracers, delivering a more fluid playback of multimedia content. ASUS LCD monitors feature exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology, which optimizes the monitor’s color display by tailoring the monitor’s color settings in accordance to the current task at hand.
The VK278Q comes with a strong array of I/O ports, including, HDMI and DisplayPort inputs. The DisplayPort interface better supports multiple display streams, a longer cable connection, and interoperability with other inputs, such as VGA, DVI and HDMI. The DisplayPort also supports Eyefinity technology, which allow professionals to visually expand their workspace for maximum productivity. With the HDMI port, professionals or teachers can stream HD content on the monitor from high definition content sources, such as PCs. The monitor offers Picture-in-Picture which supports image display of two different signals at the same time for easier multi-tasking.
Adopting a mercury-free LED backlight panel, the VK278Q delivers vibrant, high contrast images while reducing energy consumption by 40% and reducing pollution during the manufacturing and recycling process. The monitor has also passed stringent energy efficiency performance criteria to attain Energy Star certification. An AI Light function enables the VK278Q to save up to 25% in power consumption by optimizing the brightness of the screen through analysis of the environmental lighting. Not only does this support green purchasing at institutions but it also helps institutions save on utility bills and reduce waste.
The VE278Q is the first 27” LED monitor that integrates real-time video communication with the built-in 2.0 Megapixel webcam. Professionals can utilize the webcam to videoconference with one another. The monitor’s 2.0 Megapixel camera also supports distance learning.
The VE278Q is tiltable for comfortable long term viewing. A VESA Wall Mount Standard (100 x 100 mm) conserves space and professionals can maintain a neat and organized workspace with the monitor’s included cable manager.