Amazon has the ASUS 27-inch FreeSync Gaming Monitor on sale today for just $479. That's good for $70 off its regular price tag, and makes it a great time to pick up a new monitor. This is the MG279Q model, which is a QHD model and sports the regular 16:9 aspect ratio and not the wide-screen aspect ratio.
The ASUS MG279Q is a great monitor to pick up for a few reasons, including the fact that it is a pretty decent size. At 27-inches, you'll really be able to fit more on your screen and be more productive, which is always nice. It also has FreeSync included here, which is great for gaming, along with a 144Hz refresh rate. This is great for gaming because it refresh faster than a normal monitor, giving gamers a better experience here. It also has Adaptive-Sync Technology, which is going to give you better and smoother gameplay on this monitor. The stand on this monitor is adjustable, so you can decide what height you want the monitor at. You can also swivel it 180-degrees and have it in landscape or portrait, depending on what you want to use it for. ASUS has also included a slew of ports on the back, so you'll be able to plug in your laptop or desktop with virtually any port you want.
This item is also eligible for Amazon Prime's free shipping. Which includes free two-day shipping, and pretty cheap (usually $3.99) next-day shipping if you need it extra fast. If you are not an Amazon Prime member yet, you can sign up for a free trial of Amazon Prime. You'll get 30 days free (if you're a student, you get 6 months), and then it's $99/year (or $49/year for students). Prime members do get a whole lot more than just free shipping though, so be sure to check out the full benefits.