Asus has expanded its range of monitor with webcam by announcing the BE27ACSBK model based on a 27-inch IPS matrix. The monitor camera has a 2.0-megapixel resolution and panel with 2560 × 1440 pixels (WQHD) resolution.
The 27 inch monitor panel claims 100% coverage of the sRGB color space. Viewing angles horizontally and vertically reach 178 degrees. The brightness is 350 nits, and the contrast ratio is 1000:1. The response time is 5 ms (GTG), and the refresh rate is 60 Hz.
The business monitor includes a rotary webcam based on a 2-megapixel matrix. In addition, there is an audio system with two speakers with a power of 2 W each. Thus, videoconferencing can be organized.
The webcam monitor is equipped with a USB Type-C port for connecting a laptop: this connector provides data transfer and power supply to recharge the laptop battery (up to 80W).
The set of interfaces includes two DisplayPort 1.2 connectors, an HDMI 1.4 connector, a 3.5 mm headphone jack, and a USB 3.0 hub. Asus Blue Light Filter technology reduces blue light to reduce eye strain. The flicker-Free feature eliminates flicker.
The stand provides a full range of adjustments. You can change the angles of inclination and rotation of the screen, adjust the height concerning the table surface in the range of 150 mm, and also transfer the panel from landscape to portrait orientation.
Price and availability
Asus BE27ACSBK monitor with camera costs £590.15 and can be purchased via the Amazon.co.uk website.
Asus BE27ACSBK specifications
- Display: 27-inch Non-Glare IPS panel
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Display Viewing Area (H x V): 596.736 x 335.664 mm
- Viewing Angle (CR≧10, H/V): 178°/ 178°
- Pixel Pitch: 0.233mm
- Resolution: 2560×1440
- Color Space (sRGB): 100%
- Brightness (Typ.): 350cd/㎡
- Contrast Ratio (Typ.): 1000:1
- ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio (ASCR): 100000000:1
- Display Colors: 16.7M
- Response Time: 5ms(GTG)
- Refresh Rate (Max): 60Hz
- Features: Flicker-free, Trace Free Technology, SPLENDID Technology, Color Temp. Selection (4 modes), QuickFit, HDCP 1.4, Low Blue Light, Kensington Lock
- Web Camera: 2.0M Pixels, Rotatable
- Audio: 2W x2 Speakers
- Microphone: x2 for MIC-Array
- Ports: USB-C x 1, DisplayPort 1.2 x 2 (Daisy Chain), HDMI(v1.4) x 1, USB Hub (4 ports USB 3.0), Earphone Jack
- USB-C Power Delivery: 80W
- Stand: Tilt (+35° ~ -5°), Swivel (+180° ~ -180°), Pivot (+90° ~ -90°),
- Height Adjustment (0~150mm)
- VESA Mounting: 100x100mm
- Dimensions: 612.4 x (441.8~547.8) x 259 mm (with stand)
- Weight: 8.6 Kg (with stand)
Along with this monitor with camera, Asus UK has also made available the TUF Gaming VG30VQL1A 200Hz monitor with VA panel, UWFHD resolution (2560 x 1080 pixels, 21:9), 127 percent of the sRGB color space. 3000:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m² brightness, 8-bit color depth, HDR10 support, 1500 R curvature, and is priced at £349.