Swift By Name, Swift By Nature - ASUS Announce The ROG Swift PG348Q

👤by Tim Harmer Comments 📅29.01.2016 14:58:58
PRESS RELEASE



Taipei, Taiwan (29th January, 2016) — ASUS Republic of Gamers (ROG) today announced ROG Swift PG348Q, a 34-inch Ultra-Wide QHD (3440 x 1440) curved monitor with a 21:9 aspect ratio for panoramic gaming. The 2016 CES Innovation Award-winning Swift PG348Q has a frameless design, and features the new ROG Armor Titanium and Plasma Copper colour scheme and built-in LED effects. In addition, Swift PG348Q features a 100Hz fresh rate and NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology to give users incredibly smooth and fast gameplay.

Swift PG348Q will be available from February, and joins the 27-inch ROG Swift displays (PG278Q, PG279Q, and PG27AQ) to diversify the ROG gaming monitor line-up as ASUS looks to strengthen its position as a worldwide leader in the high-end gaming monitor market.

Award-winning 34-inch curved monitor for immersive gaming

ROG Swift PG348Q is a 34-inch gaming monitor with an Ultra-Wide QHD (3440 x 1440) panel that gives users highly detailed visuals and more onscreen space than WQHD monitors. Its ultra-wide 21:9 aspect curved display provides an immersive panoramic gaming experience. The panel curvature of the display ensures every point is equidistant to the user’s eyes to ensure a comfortable viewing experience during marathon gaming sessions.

Swift PG348Q takes gaming aesthetics to a new level, and recently won the 2016 CES Innovation Award. It has a frameless design, sports the new ROG Armor Titanium and Plasma Copper colour scheme, and features ROG light effects built-into its stand add ambience to gaming set-ups.

Swift PG348Q features NVIDIA G-SYNC technology to eliminate screen tearing, minimize stuttering, and reduce input lag; it also has a Turbo key to overclock the refresh rate up to 100Hz[1] for incredibly-smooth gaming gameplay. ASUS-exclusive GamePlus and GameVisual technologies to enhance the gaming experience.

Swift PG348Q has an ergonomically designed stand with full tilt, swivel, and height adjustment so gamers can find their preferred viewing position. ROG Swift PG348Q comes with the TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Ultra-low Blue Light filters and Flicker-Free technologies to minimize eyestrain and protect users from harmful blue light.



Gaming monitor market leader

ASUS gaming monitors are at the forefront of display technology and ROG Swift PG348Q joins the 27-inch ROG Swift displays (PG278Q, PG279Q, and PG27AQ) to diversify the ROG gaming monitor line-up. These displays provide cinematic visuals and exceptional refresh rates to suit the needs of different types of gamers.

ROG Swift Series Displays

PG348Q - 34-inch curved panel with IPS technology - Ultra-Wide QHD 3440 x 1440 - 100Hz


PG27AQ - 27-inch panel with IPS technology - 4K UHD 3840 x 2160 - 60Hz


PG279Q - 27-inch panel with IPS technology - 2K WQHD 2560 x 1440 - 165Hz


PG278Q - 27-inch panel with 1ms response time - 2K WQHD 2560 x 1440 - 144Hz



Technical Specifications

Model:- ROG Swift PG348Q

Panel size (diagonal):
- 34-inch (86.72cm)
- Ultra-wide 21:9 aspect ratio

Panel backlight / type:- WLED / Curved display with IPS technology

Screen curvature:- 3800R

Color gamut:- 100% sRGB

True resolution:
- DisplayPort: 3440 x 1440 (up to 100Hz refresh rate)
- HDMI: 3440 x 1440 (up to 50Hz)

Pixel pitch:- 0.2325mm (109PPI)

Max. brightness:- 300cd/m²

Contrast ratio:- 1000:1

Viewing Angle (CR<10):- 178°(H) / 178°(V)

Display colors:- 1.07 billion (10-bit)

Response time:- 5ms (gray-to-gray)

Display technology:- NVIDIA® G-SYNC™

ASUS-exclusive gaming features:

- 5-way OSD navigation joystick

- Turbo key (60-100Hz) hotkey

- GamePlus (Crosshair, Timer, and FPS counter functions) hotkey

- GameVisual (FPS / RTS / RPG / Racing / sRGB / Cinema / Standard modes)

Eye Care Technology:

- Low Blue Light (TÜV Rheinland-certified)

- Flicker-Free (TÜV Rheinland-certified)

Stereo speaker:- 2 x 2-Watt speakers

Input/output:
- 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
- 1 x HDMI (v1.4)
- 4 x USB 3.0
- Earphone jack

Ergonomic design features:
- Tilt: +20° ~ -5°
- Swivel: +50° ~ -50°

Height Adjustment:- Yes (0~115 mm)

VESA compatible:- 100 x 100 mm

Frameless design

Smart Cable Management

Colors: - Plasma Copper and Armor Titanium

Dimensions:- 829 x 558 x 297mm (W x H x D)

Weight:- 11.1kg (est.)




AVAILABILITY & PRICING

ASUS ROG Swift PG348Q will be available worldwide from February.




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