Porsche Design and AGON by AOC unveil new gaming monitor PD27S – That’s Gaming

The exclusive design brand Porsche Design and AGON by AOC – one of the world’s leading brands in gaming monitors and IT accessories – jointly present Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S; a 68.6 cm/27-inch premium gaming monitor with a design inspired by the elements of a Porsche sports car. With a refresh rate of 165 Hzwhich can be increased to 170 Hz, 1 ms gray-to-gray (GtG) response timeas well Display HDR 400certification and a wide color range, the PD27S corresponds to a sports car as a gaming monitor. The PD27S combines a striking, slim and functional design with advanced technologies that satisfy the user on every occasion; ranging from everyday tasks to business, entertainment and high-performance games.

“We are now expanding our portfolio 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 stylish package.” says Stefan Sommer, Global Head of Marketing at TPV.

“Building on the successful partnership with premium display brand AGON by AOC, Porsche Design once again brings sports car-inspired design to the gaming industry. Awarded the 2022 “iF Design Award” and “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2022”, the Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S received rave reviews .The performance and level of technological innovation is as impressive as the design“, says Roland Heiler, Chief Design Officer at Porsche Design.

Award-winning design

The PD27S shares the impeccable functional design of the 32-inch PD32M introduced in April. PD27S received “iF Design Award 2022” and “Red Dot Award: Product Design 2022“. To perform during intense, extended gaming sessions, players need to be able to rely on their solid and robust gaming equipment. The main attraction of the PD27S is the sandblasted die-cast aluminum stand with its robust, functional construction and unique shape reminiscent of the steering wheel and spokes of a sports car. The clean, streamlined design of the PD27S features tapered housing surfaces on the back and sides, reflecting the functional layout of the internal components. The metal mesh inserts – similar to air cooling intakes on a car – house the speakers on the left and right side of the unit. These sections are indirectly lit with customizable RGB (Light FX) lighting to increase dynamics and enhance immersion. Thanks to the ergonomic stand, the PD27S offers swivel options, 150mm height and tilt adjustments.

Premium technology

The exclusive design of the PD27S is combined with AGON by AOC’s excellent rendering expertise to deliver impressive features for ambitious gamers. The Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S has a flat IPS (AAS) panel for high color accuracy and a wide color gamut. Thanks to the powerful and vivid color reproduction of 10-bit IPS panel The PD27S covers 95 percent of the DCI-P3 gamut and 99 percent of the sRGB gamut, making it excellent in all color-critical tasks. The color explosion of the DisplayHDR 400-certified PD27S is further enhanced by the display’s ability to decode and render high dynamic range content in movies, videos and games to display lifelike images.

Thanks to the sharp QHD (2560×1440) resolution of its 27-inch wide-angle lens, the PD27S has a high pixel density of 109 ppi, perfect for everyday use. A QHD resolution is also the first choice of ambitious gamers to easily achieve high frame rates and sharpness at the same time. The refresh rate on 165Hz / 170Hz and GtG response time of 1 ms ensure smooth movement in fast-paced games with virtually no ghosting. Thanks to Adaptive synchronizationtechnology, the PD27S supports a variable refresh rate, eliminating artifacts such as tearing and stuttering.

Advanced daily driver

The PD27S is not just a gaming monitor, but a high-end all-rounder. Equipped with a 4-port USB 3.2 Hub, external devices such as keyboards, mice or external drives can be connected quickly and easily, reducing cable clutter and giving any desk a clean and functional layout. To complete the audiovisual experience, the PD27S has dual 5W speakers which is reinforced with DTS for a clear and rich sound.

To remind users of its heritage, the screen will welcome users with an animated startup logo. To adjust various settings including color modes or game modes, the on-screen menu is also crafted with a unique design. The monitor is supplied with a USB stick containing user manuals and associated software.

That Porsche Design AOC AGON PRO PD27S is now available in Porsche Design stores, specialty stores and online at www.porsche-design.com as well as in selected online stores for a suggested retail from €499.

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