Product Comparison: MSI Optix MAG271C vs MSI Optix MAG27C


General Specifications
Brand
MSI
MSI
Model
Optix MAG271C
Optix MAG27C
Origin
China
China
About the Product
Visualize your victory with the MSI Optix MAG271C curved gaming monitor. Equipped with a 1920x1080, 144hz Refresh rate, 1ms response time panel, the Optix MAG271C will give you the competitive edge you need to take down your opponents.
Bring you’re A-game with the Optix MAG27C curved gaming monitor. Equipped with a 1920x1080 resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time VA panel, the Optix MAG27C will help you see your opponents and aim with ease.
Key Specs
Screen Size
27 in.
27 in.
Resolution
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
Response Time
1 ms
1 ms
Refresh Rate
144 Hz
144 Hz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
MSI Optix MAG271C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Great screen size and resolution.
  • I mostly play games on it, but I do watch movies as well, and the resolution is just perfect.
  • Well I figured what was important to me was going to be screen size and refresh rate. Really good resolution.
  • I liked the screen size, curvature, resolution, and refresh rate.
  • The curvature is actually really nice with good resolution of this monitor.
MSI Optix MAG27C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Fast refresh rate - 144hz goodness. Great resolution.
  • The 1ms response time is amazing, especially in extreme mode.
  • Great resolution with low response time.
  • It has a good build quality, good refresh rate, and a good price.
  • Colors are exceptionally bright, response time is very fast, and the overall look and feel of the monitor is impressive.
Size & Weight
Material
Plastic
Plastic
Color
Black
Black
Height
17.75 in.
17.09 in.
Width
24.09 in.
24.1 in.
Depth
8.87 in.
8.09 in.
Weight
12.34 pounds
12.85 pounds

MSI Optix MAG271C

MSI Optix MAG27C

Display
Display Type
LCD
LCD
Panel Type
VA
VA
Aspect Ratio
16:9
16:9
Contrast Ratio
3000:1
3000:1
Brightness
300 cd/m²
250 cd/m²
Color Supported
16.7 Million
16.7 Million
View Angle Vertical
178 °
178 °
View Angle Horizontal
178 °
178 °
Curved Display
Yes
Yes
Anti-Glare
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Display"
MSI Optix MAG271C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Colors are decent, although calibration needed to get them where they should be.
  • The color is perfect, text is sharp and I was able to get it to 144Hz.
  • Curved slightly and it has so many pre-programmed color schemes I was in heaven!
  • The viewing angles are amazing, screen colors are well saturated and super adjustable.
  • Text is super blurry, colors are washed out and terrible, in general it looks really bad.
MSI Optix MAG27C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Picture quality is good enough to enjoy your favorite games once you're used to it.
  • This monitor is amazing and the picture quality is beautiful.
  • Great picture quality, great curvature, ideal for gaming, super responsive timing, and aesthetically pleasing.
  • This monitor works great. The color and brightness are really great.
  • Color accuracy - Not IPS accurate, and can look washed out on standard mode.
Features
Type
Gaming
Gaming
Touch Screen
No
No
Build-in speaker
No
No
Built-In Webcam
No
No
TV Tuner
No
No
Pivot Function
No
Yes
VESA-compatible
100x100
75x75
Extras
FHD High Resolution, Gaming OSD APP, True colors, AMD FreeSync™ Premium Technology, Anti-Flicker and Less Blue Light, Frameless Design
Gaming OSD, Frameless Design, AMD FreeSync Technology, Flicker-free Technology, Low Blue Light
What customers say about "Features"
MSI Optix MAG271C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • The base of the monitor is a heavy metal which is a very nice feature.
  • There is also a smart headset feature on the left side which is super cool.
  • It has some cool features like the stand that pops out from the side to hold a headset
  • The ability to put an aiming reticle on the center of the screen really good feature.
  • This is a great monitor for gaming, it has many great features that are easy to use such as, different video modes.
MSI Optix MAG27C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • This is a wonderful monitor, great features, it’s perfect for gaming.
  • Very good image quality, perfect design, good quality and warranty.
  • The base is sturdy, and it adjusts up and down as well as angles and turns.
  • The only concern I had was the incorrect mount. The box was factory sealed from MSI and just had the wrong mount.
  • The "joystick" menu button is very counterintuitive and hard to operate.
Connectivity
Inputs
DisplayPort, 2x HDMI 1.4, 2x USB 2.0, USB Type-B, 3.5mm audio out
HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI-D, 3.5mm audio out
What customers say about "Connectivity"
MSI Optix MAG271C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Once the cords (power and HDMI) were plugged in, I was ready to go.
  • The monitor includes everything you need and more (HDMI, DisplayPort, etc cables). Good connection.
  • Displayport allows you to achieve 144hz. Easy connect.
  • With HDMI you cant get to the great-great 144Hz and simply peak at an amazing 120Hz.
  • The displayport which is the connection I wanted to use was not displaying anything.
MSI Optix MAG27C Curved Gaming Monitor
  • Easy to setup and start using right away.
  • Fantastic picture quality. Easy to set up and get started.
  • It has an excellent number of ports and the connection turned out to be quite simple.
  • It is very easy to connect and each port shows excellent performance.
  • Thanks to so many ports, I can easily connect to a computer and Xbox at the same time.
Power
Wattage
53 Watts
48 Watts
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC

MSI Optix MAG271C

MSI Optix MAG27C

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