ViewSonic VG245: Designed for Surface Monitor revealed

ViewSonic is set to unveil its groundbreaking PC monitor, the ViewSonic VG245, which holds the distinction of being officially validated by Microsoft Surface. This validation ensures seamless compatibility with Surface devices, leading to its designation as “Designed for Surface.”

ViewSonic VG245 Windows surface external monitor

The ViewSonic VG245 Windows surface external monitor boasts a Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, a 60 Hz refresh rate, and a swift 5 ms response time (gray to gray). Its versatile interface options include DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA, and USB-C connectivity.

What sets this monitor apart, besides its Surface compatibility, are its extensive ergonomic features. It offers a range of adjustments, including tilt, rotation, height adjustment, pivot functionality, blue light filtering, and flicker-free backlighting, enhancing the user’s viewing experience.

Price and availability

Currently available for $244.99 on, the ViewSonic VG245 is tailored for Surface users seeking a seamless and optimized display solution.

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ViewSonic VG245 specifications

ViewSonic VG245 Windows surface external monitor
  • Display: 24-inch IPS panel, Anti-Glare type, Hard-coating (3H), Haze 25%
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)
  • Static Contrast Ratio: 1,000:1
  • Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 50,000,000:1
  • Brightness: 250 cd/m2
  • Colors: 16.7M
  • Color Space Support: 8-bit (6-bit + Hi-FRC)
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Response Time: 5ms (GTG)
  • Viewing Angles: 178º horizontal, 178º vertical
  • Refresh Rate: 60Hz
  • Features: Designed for Surface, Frameless Design, ENERGY STAR and EPEAT Certified, Single-Cable Solution, USB HUB, vDisplayManager, Eco Mode, Kensington Lock
  • Ports: USB Type A 3x, USB Type B 1x, USB Type C 1x, VGA 1x, HDMI 1.4 1x, DisplayPort 1x
  • Audio: 2W 2x Speakers
  • VESA Mount: 100 x 100 mm
  • Stand: Height Adj. (130 mm), Swivel (120º), Pivot (90º / 90º), Tilt (5º / 40º)
  • Dimensions: 21.2 ” (W) x 15.99~20.15 ” (H) x 8 ” (D) (with stand)
  • Weight: 6.2kg / 13.7lbs (with stand)

In addition to this, ViewSonic has also recently unveiled the VX1655-4K-OLED and VX1655-4K portable monitors, designed specifically for travelers and digital nomads. These portable displays combine exceptional graphic quality with a sleek, compact design, making them not only visually impressive but also incredibly convenient for on-the-go use.

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