ViewSonic has recently expanded its monitor lineup with the release of the XG272-2K-OLED in the US market. This new addition comes after the global debut of their VX2758A-2K-PRO and the China-exclusive VX2758-4K-PRO-2. Let’s take a closer look at the key features and specifications of this monitor.
Key Features and Specifications
The XG272-2K-OLED features a 27-inch OLED panel with a 2560 x 1440 resolution, also known as 2.5K or 1440p. OLED technology is known for its exceptional contrast, deep blacks, and vibrant colors, ensuring that the content displayed on this monitor will look stunning.
Although ViewSonic hasn’t disclosed the OLED panel supplier, the specifications strongly suggest that it’s sourced from LG Display, a leading provider of OLED panels for various devices.
This monitor boasts a speedy 240Hz refresh rate, providing smooth visuals, and a fast 0.02ms GtG response time to minimize ghosting during fast-paced action. Additionally, its peak brightness can reach up to 450 nits, ideal for HDR content.
Connectivity and Other Features
The XG272-2K-OLED includes both AMD FreeSync Premium and NVIDIA G-SYNC compatibility, ensuring minimal screen tearing during gaming sessions. To enhance comfort during extended use, it offers an adjustable stand for customizable positioning. The monitor also features RGB lighting elements that can be tailored to your preferences, as well as integrated 3W speakers for basic audio output.
In terms of connectivity options, it includes a USB Type-C input, four USB 3.1 ports (offering both Type-A and Type-B connections), and a 3.5mm audio jack for headphones or external speakers.
Pricing and Availability
Unfortunately, ViewSonic has not yet announced the pricing for the XG272-2K-OLED. Instead, the company is showing a “contact sales” button on the website, indicating that the pricing may vary based on individual or bulk orders. Interested customers will need to reach out to ViewSonic directly for more information.