Alienware AW2725DF 27″ QHD 360Hz QD-OLED Gaming Monitor Announced

QD-OLED gaming monitors are all over CES 2024. MSI announced a trio of QD-OLED gaming monitors, and Asus announced several OLED gaming monitors as well. Well, Alienware is not about to get outshined by the competition as they, too, announced two new QD-OLED gaming monitors. Meet the Alienware 27-inch QHD 360Hz AW2725DF and the AW3225QF 4K QD-OLED gaming monitors. We’ll talk about the AW3225QF in a separate article. 1440p gaming monitors are not only getting better but faster as well. Last year, most 1440p OLED gaming monitors were only capable of 240Hz refresh rate. This year, 1440p QD-OLED gaming monitors, like Alienware’s AW2725DF, can do 360Hz. Check out more details from the news release below, including specs and pricing.

Alienware AW2725DF World’s first 360Hz QD-OLED gaming monitor

World’s first 360Hz QD-OLED gaming monitor – Alienware AW2725DF

For gamers and streamers seeking top-tier QD-OLED technology, the AW2725DF stands out as a 2024 CES Innovation Award Honoree. Offering competitive speed and impressive color performance in QHD resolution, this monitor boasts a native refresh rate of up to 360Hz for quick reactions in gaming scenarios. A 0.03ms gray-to-gray response time ensures clear motion, eliminating blur and ghosting. Additionally, users can enjoy vibrant color and clarity thanks to VESA DisplayHDR True Black 400.

The AW2725DF features AMD FreeSync™ Premium Pro and VESA AdaptiveSync technology, ensuring smooth and artifact-free performance at various framerates. Its gamer-centric design includes an adjustable ergonomic stand and a compact hexagonal base, maximizing desk space for peripherals. The 360-degree cooling vents contribute to optimal airflow during prolonged gaming sessions.

Alienware AW2725DF Sides

Superior Display

QD-OLED combines OLED and Quantum Dot technology for improved color accuracy and contrast in Alienware monitors. The 3-layer structure of Quantum Dots, including self-emitting blue pixels and a layer of QD nanoparticles, generates the various colors displayed on the screen.

Alienware AW2725DF QD-OLED Display Quality

The AW2725DF features an infinite contrast ratio for detailed colors and smooth video playback, covering 99% and 99.3% of the DCI-P3 gamut. With Delta E < 2 color accuracy, they offer impressive performance. Dell’s ComfortView Plus, a TUV-certified built-in hardware solution, minimizes harmful blue light without compromising true-to-life colors, promoting eye wellness during extended gaming sessions. Gamers worried about OLED burn-in can find assurance that the AW2725DF comes with a 3-year limited OLED burn-in hardware warranty, providing peace of mind during gaming.

Alienware AW2725DF IO Ports

Pricing and Availability

The Alienware 27 360Hz QD-OLED Gaming Monitor (AW2725DF) is priced starting at $899.99 (US) / $1,199.99 (CA), with availability coming soon.

Alienware AW2725DF Specifications

Panel TypeQD-OLED
Screen TypeFlat
Diagonal Size26.7-inch
Pixel Per Inch (PPI)111
Refresh Rate360Hz
Adaptive SyncAMD FreeSync
VESA AdaptiveSync
Response Time (GtG)0.03ms
Color Gamut (typical)DCI-P3 99.3% (typical)
Brightness250 cd/m2 (SDR)
400 cd/m2 (HDR TrueBlack 400)
1000 cd/m2 (HDR peak)
Ports2x DP 1.4 (HDCP 1.4 & 2.3)
1x HDMI 2.1 (HDCP 1.4 & 2.3)(up to 144 Hz)
1x USB-B 3.2 (5 Gbps) upstream port
2x USB-A 3.2 (5 Gbps)
1x USB-C 3.2 (5 Gbps)
1x USB-A 3.2 (5 Gbps)
Low Blue Light Yes, ComfortView Plus (Hardware solution)
Display Screen Coating Anti-reflection
Mount InterfaceVESA (100 mm x 100 mm)
AdjustabilityHeight, Tilt, Swivel, Pivot, Built in cable-management
Power Consumption0.3 W (off)
0.5 W (standy)
27.6 W (on)
130 W (max)
Height with stand (Compressed ~ Extended) 406.20 mm ~516.20 mm
Width609.11 mm
Depth 243.69 mm
Height without stand 359.00 mm
Depth without stand 67.6 mm
Weight (panel only - for VESA mount)4.30 kg
Cables Included1x Power cable
1x DisplayPort to DisplayPort 1.4 cable
1x USB-C to DisplayPort 1.4 cable
1x USB 3.2 Gen1(5 Gbps) upstream cable
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