Who am I and how did I test this product?
My name is Peter Waters and I’ve been a gamer for more than 4 years. My review today will be on the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor. I have had this for a year now.
Is the Asus Company a scam?
The Asus Company has been in business for over 28 years and their website has been online since 1995. Their brand worth was at 17+ billion in 2015.
What do the positive and negative reviews say?
This product has 2000+ positive reviews and about 200+ negative reviews on Amazon. This product has been on the market since 2013.
Pros of the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor
|The Asus Company has got a lot of followers online.||23,000,000+ followers on Facebook, about 400,000+ on Twitter, 300,000+ on Instagram, 4,000+ on Pinterest and 200,000+ subscribers on YouTube.|
|Great support||Their website has a phone numbers that one can call for support as well as an email address that one can send queries to that operate Mon-Fri 09:00-18:00.|
|Full HD 1080p (1920×1080) support.||Provides crystal clear image quality|
|80,000,000:1 Asus Smart Contrast Ratio||ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio dynamically enhances the display’s contrast by adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the darkest black and brightest white – delivering lifelike images.|
|Video intelligence technology||It optimizes video performance and image fidelity by enhancing color, brightness, contrast, and sharpness. 6 preset video modes (Scenery, Theater, Game, Night View, sRGB and Standard) can be selected via a hotkey.|
|Ergonomic design||Comprises of with tilt, swivel, pivot and height adjustment to give users a comfortable viewing experience.|
|ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey with crosshair (aimpoint) and timer functions||Gamers can select four different aim point types to suit their gaming environment while the timer keeps players aware of the elapsed time in real-time strategy games.|
|NVIDIA 3D Vision-ready||Via DisplayPort and dual-link DVI inputs to support lifelike stereoscopic 3D graphics.|
|Ultrafast 1 ms response time||Along with a 144Hz refresh rate allows pixels to change colors quickly to avoid streaking, blurring and ghosting in fast-moving scenes and video games.|
Cons of the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor
|Lacks Nvidia 3D Vision 2 kit||The monitor does not come with the Nvidia 3D Vision 2 kit needed to view multi-dimensional content|
|No USB or cam||There aren’t any USB ports nor is there an analog video input or a webcam.|
|144Hz refresh rate||It can only be used when devices are connected to the DisplayPort and DVI-D ports. If you were counting on using the HDMI port to connect your device, you just won’t get the same quality.|
|Integrated speakers||They produce a poor quality of sound and you cannot rely on them alone.|
Other publications that recommend the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor
The opinion of an article on his website www.ign.com stated that the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor performed well in both subjective and objective benchmark-based tests, and can be adjusted to make your long gaming sessions comfortable. Another publication in this website www.pcmonitors.info says that if you are after a really responsive gaming monitor without any input lag or potentially distracting levels of inverse ghosting to worry about then the Asus VG248QE Gaming Monitor should be number one on your list.