MSI MAG 271QPX (QD-OLED)

MSI MAG 271QPX (QD-OLED)

MSI MAG 271QPX (QD-OLED)

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BEST RATING
Casual Gaming:
5.0
CASUAL GAMING: Best in Class10.0/10
COMPETITIVE GAMING: Best in Class10.0/10
PRODUCTIVITY: Fair6.0/10
MEDIA CONSUMPTION: Best in Class9.8/10
RESOLUTION: Good7.0/10
BRIGHTNESS: Best in Class10.0/10
CONTRAST: Best in Class10.0/10
COLOR VOLUME: Best in Class10.0/10
REFRESH RATE: Best in Class9.5/10
RESPONSE TIME: Best in Class10.0/10
TEXT QUALITY: Fair6.6/10

For avid gamers valuing high-end performance, the MSI MAG 271QPX with its QD-OLED panel offers deep blacks and vibrant colors, enhancing both HDR gaming and media consumption. The fast refresh rate and quick response time are ideal for competitive gaming, ensuring smooth action without ghosting. It's also great for photo and video editing, thanks to its broad color gamut and excellent contrast. However, its matte finish and fair text quality may be less suited for office work that involves reading or writing detailed documents. It comes at an upper midrange price, so while it excels in visual performance, productivity tasks are not its strength. Give Feedback

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Evaluation

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Pros
  • Exceptional contrast and brightness
  • Vibrant color accuracy and volume
  • Suitable for HDR gaming
  • High refresh rate for smooth gaming
  • Wide color gamut for photo editing
Cons
  • Higher price point
  • Text clarity only fair
  • Limited stand adjustability
  • Possibility of burn-in over time with OLED

Ratings by Category

Casual Gaming:
5.0
The casual gaming score is based on a variety of factors including refresh rate, resolution, contrast, brightness, color gamut and screen coating.
Competitive Gaming:
5.0
The competitive gaming score is based on a variety of factors including refresh rate, total response time, variable refresh rate, strobing and brightness.
Media Consumption:
5.0
The media comparison score is based on a variety of factors like resolution, contrast, brightness and screen coating
Productivity:
3.1
The productivity score is based on a variety of factors like resolution, screen size, pixels per inch, ergonomics and screen coating.

Full Specs

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GENERAL

Price
$750
Screen Size
27"
Resolution
2560 x 1440
Screen Type
OLED
Screen Sub-type
QD-OLED
Refresh Rate
360Hz

COLOR, CONTRAST & BRIGHTNESS

Native Contrast
Inf:1
SDR Peak Brightness
1000 nits
HDR Peak Brightness
Unknown
Suitable for HDR Gaming and Media Consumption
Yes
sRGB Color Gamut
138.4 %

MOTION CHARACTERISTICS

Total Response Time
0.03 ms
Variable Refresh Rate
48 - 360 Hz
Strobing / BFI
No
Persistence Blur Score
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9.5/10
Ghosting Score
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10/10

TEXT & IMAGE CLARITY

Pixels Per Inch
110 PPI
Coating
Matte
Text Clarity Score
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6.6/10
Image Clarity Score
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7.1/10

PORTS & CONNECTIVITY

HDMI 1.4 Ports
0
HDMI 2.0 Ports
0
HDMI 2.1 Ports
2
Micro HDMI Ports
0
DisplayPort 1.2 Ports
0

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