MSI G271CQP E2 27-inch WQHD curved gaming monitor with 170Hz display launched

MSI has released a 27-inch gaming monitor, G271CQP E2. It comes equipped with a curved type WQHD liquid crystal panel that supports up to 170Hz display.


Slated to go on sale for $350, the MSI G271CQP E2 is a gaming monitor that uses a 27-inch WQHD 2,560 x 1,440 pixels non-glossy VA LCD panel that supports up to 170Hz refresh rate. The curvature rate is 1,000R, and it is said that a high immersive feeling can be obtained. In addition to gaming functions such as FreeSync Premium and night vision that enhances visibility in dark scenes, MSI G271CQP E2 computer monitor also has blue light reduction and anti-flicker functions.

The main MSI G271CQP E2 specifications include approximately 1,073 million display colors, a response speed of 1 ms at MPRT), a brightness of 250 cd/m2, a contrast ratio of 3,000:1, and a viewing angle of 178 degrees both vertically and horizontally. For ports, it comes with HDMI 2.0b x 2, DisplayPort 1.4, and headphone output. The body size is 606.4 x 289.4 x 438.5mm, and the weight is about 5.56kg.

MSI G271CQP E2 detailed specs

Panel size 27 inches
Aspect ratio 16:9
Maximum resolution WQHD (2,560 x 1,440)
Refresh rate 165Hz (Overclock setting: 170Hz)
Response speed 1ms (MPRT)
Panel type VA
Surface type non-glare
Pixel pitch (H x V) 0.2331 x 0.2331 (mm)
Color gamut sRGB coverage: 90% DCI-P3 coverage: 85%
Maximum display colors Approx. 1,073 million colors
Viewing angle 178°(H)/178°(V)
Panel surface curvature 1,000R
Brightness 250
Contrast ratio 3,000:1
Power consumption 32W in use / 0.5W in standby
Input/output terminal HDMI 2.0b × 2 DisplayPort 1.4 × 1 Headphone output
Body size (W x D x H) 606.4 x 289.4 x 438.5 (mm)
Body weight about 5.56kg
Power type 49W AC adapter
Power Input 100-240V, 50/60Hz
Scanning frequency 90.9 – 251.1 KHz (H) / 48 – 170 Hz (V)
Vertical angle adjustment (tilt) -5° to 20°
Height adjustment 0 to 90 (mm)
Left/right angle adjustment (swivel) -30° to 30°
Screen rotation (pivot) —
Video terminal: maximum resolution /
refresh rate
DP: 2,560 x 1,440 / 170Hz HDMI: 2,560 x 1,440 /
Product packing size (W × D
× H) 790 × 187 × 493 (mm)
DisplayPort cable x 1 Power cable x 1 AC adapter
Connector x1 Spacer screw for VESA mount x4
Start Guide x 1
Correspondence function
Anti-Flicker, Anti-Motion Blur, Harsh
door blue light cut*1, night vision,
FreeSync Premium, HDR, PIP/PBP, VESA75 (included
supported by a spacer screw)