ASUS VE247H Gaming Monitor Review
|Product Name:||Asus VC239H 23 inch Full HD IPS LCD Monitor (16:9, 80M:1, 250 cd/m2, 1920 x 1080, 5 ms, VGA/HDMI/DVI)|
|Resolution:||1920 x 1080 pixels|
Pros of this Asus Gaming Monitor
- Very Fast
- Vibrant Colours
- Plenty Connectivity Options
Cons of this Asus Gaming Monitor
- A little bulkier than other monitors in the market
Gamers across the world know about ASUS and its line of quality gaming monitors. ASUS has created a new monitor that gamers are sure to add to that list. Reviews across the internet agree that this offering from ASUS is a great addition to the ASUS family of displays. This review will look at the monitor and see if it is worth all the hype on the internet.
ASUS VE247H Design
To begin this review, we will look at the design of this display from ASUS. The ASUS VE247H is a beautifully designed display that features a matte black finish. The display weighs 6.80kg and measures 22.42 inches x 16.13 inches x 7.91 inches. This monitor is not as slim or light as other displays but it is not overly bulky and users will not have a problem with its size. This model from ASUS is a 23.6-inch LCD backlight monitor. The monitor has a 10 million to 1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio. It is 1080p Full HD. The monitor features a blazing fast 2ms response time., 16:9 aspect ratio, 16.7 million colours, 300 cd/m², 50-76 Hz vertical refresh rate, 83 KHz horizontal refresh rate, and a 0.272mm pixel pitch. Users will find the control buttons on the front under the bezel. There are several different connectivity options on the back of the cabinet. The stand that comes included with this monitor from ASUS is very sturdy. Users will not have to worry about wobble if the monitor or desk it is setting on is accidentally bumped.
Gamers will love the fast response time of this monitor. The monitor produces very little tearing while playing high-resolution games with the sync turned off. There was very little tearing with the high res when sync was turned on. Gamers will also love the fact that they will not experience any ghosting with this monitor from ASUS.
When gamers first turn this monitor on to use it they will probably think it is too bright with the 300cd peak brightness. The good thing is the user can adjust the brightness and the contrast for optimal viewing. Gamers will also love the fact that they can tilt or rotate the monitor with ease. They will also take notice of the quality of the full HD content thanks to the aspect ratio and resolution. The ASCR (ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio) automatically adjust the backlight’s luminance to realistically depict night scenes in movies, games, and other media.
The ASUS VE247H has Splendid Video Technology
Just like they always seem to do, ASUS has included Splendid Video technology in this monitor. This amazing addition from ASUS means that the display features a dedicated video processor that utilizes a colour engine that will automatically optimize the image quality with sharpness corrections, intelligent brightness, sharpness corrections, contrast and colour to provide the best gaming experience, movie playback, and image viewing possible. Due to the fact that his monitor from ASUS is an LCD backlit monitor, brightness and colour saturation are enhanced. This means that gamers will experience less eye fatigue and the power consumption is also reduced to less than 35w. Power saving mode can be enabled to less than 1w but performance suffers drastically. The display is also more ecofriendly than other options in the marketplace. This monitor meets and exceeds Energy Star 5.o guidelines because it has no parts made of mercury, lead, or halogen.
True-to-life Pictures Powered by LED
10 million to 1 Asus Smart Contrast Ratio: This dynamically enhances the display contrast. This is achieved by adjusting the luminance of the backlight. This results in the brightest whites and the darkest blacks with produces crisp lifelike imagery.
The ASUS VE247H has Full HD with HDMI
This ASUS monitor will allow gamers to enter a world of spectacular colours with Full HD 1080p (1920 x 1080) support and an HDMI port.
Connectivity and Medium Sound Performance of this Asus Gaming Monitor
Gamers will love all of the connectivity options that this monitor offers. The Asus VE 247H comes equipped with 1 DVI port, 1 HDMI port, 1 D-SUB/DVI-D/HDMI port, 1 Analog RGB/ Digital. All of these ports allow for easy connectivity with Game Consoles, DVD players, Blue-Ray players and other media. The quality and sound of the speakers are not that great. This is common among ASUS monitors. Gamers will not care too much about this as most of them use aftermarket gaming headsets or external speakers anyway.
What’s in the Box of the ASUS VE247H?
This monitor from ASUS comes well packaged in a slim box that has protective inserts and foam padding sheets. Inside the box, users will find a DVI cable, VGA cable, audio cable, power supply and the ASUS quick start guide along with the display and stand.
This Asus Gaming Monitor has Blazing Fast Speed
As previously mentioned, this monitor from ASUS features a lightning fast response time of 2ms gray to gray. This eliminates tracers and ghosting effects to produce more fluid video playback.
Aspect Control Function
Users can utilize the Aspect Control function (ACF) to choose from preset custom display modes between Full and 4:3 to produce lifelike gaming and watch videos and movies without and image distortion or data loss.
Splendid™ Video Intelligence Technology
This technology included by ACER optimizes video performance and image fidelity by enhancing brightness, contrast, colour and sharpness. The five preset video modes that gamers can choose from are the Gaming mode, Theater mode, Scenery Mode, Standard mode, and Night View mode. Any of these can be selected by using the ASUS hot keys.
ASUS Rapid Replacement Warranty
Asus has included a 3-year warranty for the system and the display panel. The complimentary ASUS Rapid Replacement service also pays for two-way shipping and provides free cross shipping that switches out a defective unit with a replacement for users if they receive a defective unit.
Technical specifications of the ASUS VE247H
Size: 23.6 inches
Response Time: 2ms
Maximum Resolution: 1920 x 1080