Porsche Design and AGON by AOC present the Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S, a premium 27″ gaming monitor with design elements inspired by the Porsche sports car.
Porsche Design and AGON by AOC unveil new 27-inch gaming monitor
Featuring a 165Hz refresh rate that the monitor can boost to 170Hz, a 1ms gray-to-gray (GtG) response time, DisplayHDR 400 certification, and a wide color gamut, the PD27S is the gaming monitor that matches Porsche sports. auto. The PD27S integrates a unique, pristine and practical design with next-generation technologies, satisfying the consumer for everything from daily workloads to professional use, entertainment and high-performance gaming.
The PD27S shares the impeccable practical design of the 32″ PD32M introduced in April 2022. The PD27S received the “iF Design Award” 2022 and the “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2022”. The main focus of the PD27S is the sandblasted cast aluminum stand with its durable, practical construction and distinctive shape, reminiscent of the steering wheel and spokes of a sports car.
The clean, streamlined aesthetic of the PD27S features tapered surfaces on its case back and sides, following the application configuration of the internal components. Wire mesh inlays place the speakers on the left and right sides of the device. The PD27S offers swivel orientation on its ergonomic stand, 150mm height, and tilt and swivel adjustments. These sections are indirectly backlit with customizable RGB lighting, dynamic experiences and incredible immersion during gameplay.
We are now expanding our portfolio that we have created with Porsche Design with a new model. Sharing the same functional and artistic design platform as the PD32M launched earlier this year, the PD27S offers mainstream gaming features in a sleek package.
— Stefan Sommer, Global Head of Marketing, TPV
The exclusive design of the PD27S is combined with AGON by AOC’s outstanding display expertise to produce exceptional features for ambitious users, with a particular focus on the gaming community. The Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S features a flat IPS (AAS) panel for high color accuracy and a wide color gamut. Thanks to the vivid and vibrant color reproduction of the 10-bit IPS panel, the PD27S covers 95% of the DCI-P3 gamut and 99% of the sRGB gamut. The DisplayHDR 400 certified PD27S color enables the display to decode and output high dynamic range content in movies and games to display realistic images.
The 27-inch PD27S gaming monitor offers QHD (2560×1440) resolution and a high pixel density of 109 PPI, perfect for professional uses. Using Adaptive-Sync technology, the PD27S supports variable refresh rates, eliminating artifacts such as tearing and stuttering. The 165Hz-170Hz refresh rate and 1ms GtG response time ensure smooth motion in most AAA games with almost no ghosting.
Building on the successful partnership with premium monitor brand AGON by AOC, Porsche Design is once again bringing sports car-inspired design to the gaming industry. Having received the 2022 “iF Design Award” and the “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2022”, the Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S has received critical acclaim, and the performance and level of technological innovation are just as impressive as the design.
— Roland Heiler, Design Director, Porsche Design
Equipped with a 4-port USB 3.2 hub, external devices such as keyboards, mice or external drives can be connected quickly and efficiently, reducing clutter and giving desks a clean and convenient layout. The PD27S also features two 5W speakers enhanced with DTS to produce clear and creamy sound.
The monitor will greet users with an animated startup logo to remind them of its legacy. The on-screen display menu is designed with a unique design to adjust various settings, including color modes or game modes. The monitor comes with a USB stick with user manuals and associated software .
Users can find the Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S at Porsche Design stores, specialist retailers, select online stores and online at www.porsche-design.com at an RRP of £429.99 (495.68 $).
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