MSI has launched the Optix G251F – the best monitor for gaming with Rapid IPS specially designed for gamers. The 25 inch monitor has a resolution of 1920 × 1080 pixels, which corresponds to the Full HD format.
The 165 Hz monitor has a response time of 1 ms. We are talking about compatibility with NVIDIA G-Sync technology, which is responsible for improving the smoothness of the gameplay and eliminating the effect of tearing the frame.
The brightness reaches 400 cd/m2, and the contrast ratio is 1000:1. Viewing angles horizontally and vertically – up to 178 degrees and dynamic contrast ratio is 100,000,000:1.
The MSI gaming monitor claims 83.41 percent DCI-P3 color space coverage and 108.7 percent sRGB color space coverage. More than 1 billion color shades are reproduced.
To connect signal sources, there are DisplayPort 1.2a and HDMI 2.0b interfaces. In addition, the equipment includes a USB 3.2 hub and a standard 3.5mm headphone jack.
Anti-Flicker and Less Blue Light technologies are responsible for reducing eye strain. The stand allows you to adjust the angle of the display in the range of 25 degrees.
Price and availability
MSI Optix G251F 165Hz gaming monitor price is £313.40 and can be purchased on the Amazon.co.uk store.
MSI Optix G251F specifications
- Display: 24.5-inch Rapid IPS panel, Anti-glare
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (FHD)
- Refresh rate: 165Hz
- Response time: 1ms (GTG)
- Brightness: 400 nits
- Viewing angle: 178° (H) / 178° (V)
- Aspect ratio: 16:9
- Contrast ratio: 1000:1
- Active display area: 543.744 (H) x 302.616 (V) mm
- Pixel pitch: 0.2832 (H) x 0.2802 (V) mm
- Display colors: 1.07B
- DCI-P3 / sRGB: 83.41% / 108.7%
- DCR: 100000000:1
- Features: G-Sync Compatible, HDR 400, Frameless design, Kensington lock
- Ports: 1x Display Port (Support 1080p@165 Hz as specified in DP 1.2a), 1x HDMI (Support 1080p@165 Hz as specified in HDMI 2.0b), 2x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type A, 1x USB 3.2 Gen1 Type B, 1x Earphone out
- VESA mounting: 100 X 100 mm
- Stand: Tilt (-5° ~ 20°)
- Dimensions: 557.3x 405.18 x 228.42 mm
- Weight: 4.0 kg
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