Asus introduced the VG249QM1A 270hz gaming monitor, built on a 23.8-inch diagonal IPS panel, into the TUF Gaming product family. The panel has a Full HD resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels.
Asus 270hz monitor has a brightness of 350 cd/m2, contrast ratio is 1000:1, dynamic contrast ratio is 10,000,000:1, and viewing angles horizontally and vertically reach 178 degrees. It is claimed to have 99% coverage of the sRGB color space.
The Asus TUF monitor boasts a high refresh rate of 270 Hz and a GtG response time of 1 ms. Implemented technology ELMB – Extreme Low Motion Blur: it is responsible for reducing motion blur. The Adaptive-Sync system helps improve the fluidity of your gaming experience.
There is a set of GamePlus gaming tools: a timer, stopwatch, crosshairs, frame counter, and a picture alignment tool. Flicker-Free and Ultra-Low Blue Light technologies reduce eye strain during extended gaming sessions.
The GameVisual system allows you to quickly adjust the Asus TUF gaming monitor following current tasks and conditions to obtain the highest quality image. Several operating modes are available, such as shooters, strategies, racing, cinema, etc. The Shadow Boost function improves the visibility of dark scenes.
The Asus 24 inch monitor includes stereo speakers with a power of 2 W each, a DisplayPort 1.2 connector, two HDMI 2.0 interfaces, and a standard audio jack.
Price and availability
Asus TUF Gaming VG249QM1A 270hz monitor costs £249 and can be purchased through the Amazon.co.uk store.
Updated on September 5, 2022: Asus VG249QM1A 270Hz gaming monitor is now also listed on Amazon.com at $249.
Asus VG249QM1A specifications
- Display: 23.8-inch IPS panel, Non-Glare
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Display Viewing Area (H x V): 527.04×296.46mm
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10, H/V): 178°/ 178°
- Pixel Pitch: 0.2745mm
- Resolution: 1920×1080
- Color Space (sRGB): 99%
- Brightness (Typ.): 350cd/㎡
- Contrast Ratio (Typ.): 1000:1
- ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 10000000:1
- Display Colors: 16.7M
- Response Time: 1ms (GTG)
- Refresh Rate (Max): 270Hz
- Features: Flicker-free, Trace Free Technology, GameVisual, Color Temp. Selection (4 modes), GamePlus, HDCP 1.4, Extreme Low Motion Blur, FreeSync Premium, G-SYNC Compatible, GameFast Input technology, DisplayWidget, DisplayWidget Lite, Low Blue Light, Kensington Lock
- Audio: 2W x2 speakers
- Ports: DisplayPort 1.2 x 1, HDMI(v2.0) x 2, Earphone Jack
- Stand: Tilt (+20° ~ -5°)
- VESA Mounting: 100 x 100mm
- Dimensions: 540.86 x 392.26 x 178.58mm (with stand)
- Weight: 4.2kg (with stand)
Along with this 270hz monitor, the Amazon.co.uk store also listed the ROG Swift OLED PG48UQ 48-inch OLED gaming monitor at £1,499. An OLED display that does not look at compromises and aims to offer the best possible gaming experience, not only in terms of performance but also for the size of the panel.
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