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21 Reasons For
A few Asus VX228 reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking. . gave the Asus VX228 a score of 5 stars and said on Amazon “Very good looking monitor, great for all uses, love the almost unnoticeable bezel”. In August Amazon Customer wrote in their Asus VX228 review “Stylish & super crisp!”. Amazon Customer also said “The white is a really stylish change to the normal hoards of black monitors”.
A few customers who purchased it mentioned that it was a good design. Amazon Customer wrote in August this year “Smart design and brilliant quality for a low price, highly recommend” in their Asus VX228 review and scored it 5 stars. Apat said on Amazon “Design and picture quality brilliant - Movies” in their review of this PC monitors. This month B. Taylor said in their review on Amazon “The physical design was very appealing” and scored it 99 out of 100.
Two customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was ergonomic. Jawaad Hussain wrote in their review of this PC monitors “That is the panel’ s limited amount of ergonomic adjustments”. One Asus VX228 owner who bought it concluded that it was neat. Douglas Street mentioned last year “Tidy monitor” in his Asus VX228 review.
One customer who reviewed this PC monitors mentioned that it had a thick frame. Farmer Bob rated this PC monitors 99 out of 100 and mentioned a few weeks ago “I have always preferred thin bezel screens and this one does not disappoint”.
Some Asus VX228 reviewers who purchased the product agreed that it was good value for money. In August Amazon Customer said on Amazon “Great value monitor!”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Fantastic for the price!”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Absolutely amazing for the price range, nothing for me to say that hasn't been said better by others, if you are looking for a 1080p monitor, buy this”.
Several people who purchased it mentioned that it was a bargain for the price. Luke rated it 5 stars and he said “Strong this feels, as previous monitors would feel wobbly on their stand and feel like cheap and flimsy plastic” in his Asus VX228 review. Matthew Fox wrote on Amazon “The monitor itself seems great quality for the cheap price” in his review of the Asus VX228. Revan gave it a score of 99 out of 100 and wrote “Very cheap too for what it does”.
One Asus VX228 reviewer who reviewed the Asus VX228 wrote that it was cheap. Farmer Bob rated it 99 out of 100 and said on Amazon this year “You really don't need an expensive cable just get one that is within the specification” in their review of this PC monitors.
Good Picture Quality
Several Asus VX228 reviewers considered that it had good colour saturation. B. Taylor wrote in August this year “+ Very good image quality and vivid colours due to the IPS panel”. Connor Macdonald wrote in their review of this PC monitors on Amazon “The image is also very sharp and the colours are vivid and detailed, this monitor is much better compared to an LG one I bought around a year ago”. Darksteel mentioned two years ago “Beautiful colours and basically frame less” in their Asus VX228 review and scored the Asus VX228 5 stars.
A number of Asus VX228 owners who purchased the product agreed that it had good picture quality. Amazon Customer rated it 5 stars and mentioned on Amazon “Picture quality is top notch” in their review. Apat mentioned on Amazon “Design and picture quality brilliant - Movies”. B. Taylor mentioned in their Asus VX228 review on Amazon “Best monitor at this price point - great image quality, style and features”.
Some Asus VX228 owners who bought the product thought it had a good contrast ratio. Jawaad Hussain said on Amazon “The Image menu is where ASUS’ s VividPixel and ASCR (Dynamic Contrast Ratio) are found” in their Asus VX228 review.
Two Asus VX228 reviewers who reviewed it concluded that it had clear images. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon in August “Love the clarity of this screen” in their review of this PC monitors. B. Zabavnik scored it 4 stars and said in their review two years ago “This size of screen is more than adequate and for the price this monitor is good value and the clarity superb”.
One person considered that the product had a good refresh rate. Mr Mahesh R Kerai said “Bought this for my son as he wanted a bigger screen for playing PC games and a faster refresh rate” in his review and rated this PC monitors 5 stars.
Good Product Quality
Several people wrote in their reviews that the Asus VX228 was good quality. A few weeks ago Amazon Customer scored the product 5 stars and wrote on Amazon “High quality, 5 stars!” in their review. Amazon Customer also wrote “Picture quality is top notch”. Amazon Customer also wrote “The 2 speakers in the tv give a decent amount of volume and good quality”.
Thirteen people mentioned in their reviews that the product was well made. Andrew May-Coates wrote in his review “Solid stand” and scored it 4 stars. This year Chris D gave the product a score of 4 stars and he mentioned in his review “The built in speakers are nothing special.”. Damien Wake said on Amazon in August this year “Best for gaming! Even has built in game features! Thank You!” in his review of the Asus VX228.
Three customers who purchased the Asus VX228 concluded that it was strong and durable. Anthony Tang mentioned “Great monitor, good for gaming, very sturdy! Only problem I would say is that the colour can lack some times” in his review of this PC monitors and rated the product 5 stars. J. Child mentioned on Amazon “The stand is relatively sturdy.” in their review of this PC monitors and scored the Asus VX228 4 stars. Kelvin Yin Zheng Dao said in August last year “Excellent monitor with a really stable stand (expected since it's quite sturdy and is of a circular shape” in his review of the Asus VX228 and gave it a score of 99 out of 100.
One person wrote in their reviews that it was easy to damage or scratch. Richard wrote on Amazon “Of course in the long term that might be a design flaw as connection pins etc might get more easily damaged”.
One Asus VX228 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was reliable. In August Amazon Customer said in their review “The TN version I got has been very reliable since I got it last year” and gave the product a score of 99 out of 100.
Easy to Use
Some Asus VX228 reviewers who bought this PC monitors concluded that it was easy to use. A few weeks ago Aitch said on Amazon “I love this monitor! Image sharp enough to cut your finger on, very minimalist surround (in white) and very easy to use” in their review. Apat wrote in their Asus VX228 review on Amazon “The touch sensitive buttons are easy to use”. A few weeks ago Barryp said “OK until "proper" sound system put to use” in their Asus VX228 review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
Seven Asus VX228 owners wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Connor Macdonald gave it a score of 99 out of 100 and mentioned in their Asus VX228 review on Amazon “The amount of modes and settings astonished me especially for the price, when I was searching for other monitors for in my price range most were only 21"”. Jawaad Hussain and mentioned on Amazon “The display’ s menu has five default settings and it looks like it’ s not that hard to use or navigate (or is it?”. Jawaad Hussain also wrote “First thing that will greet you here is the Splendid sub menu that should help you set the display’ s settings with minimal user intervention through presets”.
Two Asus VX228 owners mentioned in their reviews that the Asus VX228 had a touch sensitive screen. Nik Oliver said in their review “The underside of the bezel also has touch sensitive controls for your menu settings as it doesn't come with a remote”.
One person who purchased the product considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. J. Child scored the Asus VX228 4 stars and said last year “Can pown noobs on battlefront and enjoy comfortable, crisp viewing of elegant” in their review of the Asus VX228.
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Some people who reviewed the product wrote that it was thin. Aaron King mentioned “They work really nicely in a multi-monitor setup as well (The bezels are very thin.”. Chris D wrote on Amazon “The bezels are very thin, which is good.” in his review and gave this PC monitors a rating of 80 out of 100. In August this year Farmer Bob mentioned “I have always preferred thin bezel screens and this one does not disappoint” in their Asus VX228 review.
Five customers who reviewed it said that it was thick. Apat scored the product 99 out of 100 and said “Looks nice and wide, latest technology (AH-IPS) Full HD LED”. B. Zabavnik mentioned in their review of the Asus VX228 on Amazon “Here the screen is so wide that side by side is possible” and rated this PC monitors 80 out of 100. Nik Oliver wrote on Amazon “I believe it's about 0.4mm thick”.
One person who purchased the product wrote that it was heavy. Luke mentioned in his Asus VX228 review “This was the opposite, feels solid and high quality, weighty and grippy stand makes for a worry free product” and gave the product a score of 5 stars.
One person considered that this PC monitors was good physically. This year B. Taylor wrote in their review of the Asus VX228 “The physical design was very appealing”. One customer mentioned that it was a good size. This month Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “A good size for a high pixel density”.
Several Asus VX228 reviewers who bought it reckoned that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. A few weeks ago Amazon Customer wrote in their Asus VX228 review on Amazon “Has 2 HDMI ports, VGA and audio - jacks; it has useful features (1ms response for example”. Apat wrote on Amazon “The 2x HDMI ports are a bonus so can hook up any other hdmi enabled devices” in their review of this PC monitors. In August Farmer Bob mentioned on Amazon “The latest spec is HDMI 2 which will also handle 4k video which this screen of course isn't”.
One person wrote in their reviews that it was good in terms of connectivity. Jawaad Hussain said in their Asus VX228 review “Overall, connectivity is looking good”.
One Industry Award
Chip.com.my gave this PC display an "Outstanding" award.
Good Technical Features
A few people considered that the product had good features. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in August “Audio - jacks; it has useful features (1ms response for example” in their review. Connor Macdonald wrote in their Asus VX228 review “There are also some extra features which I probably won't use- that includes a crosshair which can be placed on the centre of your screens”. In August Damien Wake mentioned “Best for gaming! Even has built in game features! Thank You!”.
Asus LCD Screens Have Good Reviews
Asus has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC display range compared to other manufacturers.
Good Sound Quality
A few people who reviewed the product thought it had good sound quality. Richard Baca scored the product 5 stars and he wrote “People who are looking for sound quality will not rely on build in audio anyway.I recommend this product” in his review.
Acceptable Noise Level
A number of Asus VX228 reviewers who bought the product thought it was quiet. Zee mentioned on Amazon last year “The speakers are 1 watt theyre so quiet” in their Asus VX228 review and gave this PC monitors a score of 99 out of 100. Expert review site Chip.com.my wrote in their Asus VX228 review “They've been relatively quiet on that front, with the company busy launching a bevy of notebooks”.
One Asus VX228 owner who reviewed it concluded that it had good technical guidance. In August Jordanlee Jones said on Amazon “Plug and play, although I recommend finding a guide to tuning your colour, brightness”.
Excellent Owner Reviews
Owners have rated this medium monitor as brilliant on average.
80000000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
The highest contrast ratio of the Asus VX228 is 80000000:1. That's over sixteen times the contrast ratio of the most common dynamic contrast ratio of 5000000:1. The best contrast ratio of all similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the VX228 is 100000000:1 and the worst is Mega Contrast.
There are a number of other PC screens that have an 80000000:1 dynamic contrast ratio currently available which you might also want to consider including the VC279H (£135.64), or the VN248 (£102.90) both from Asus or the Hannspree HL247DBB (£108.66) which has a better Rating.
If you are looking for a flatpanel monitor with a higher contrast ratio then you might also want to consider the K212HQL (100000000:1), the 12HQLB (£88.74) (100000000:1), or the K242HQL (£108.72) (100000000:1) all from Acer which also has a higher rating.
Has a Built-In Speaker
Like most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VX228, the Asus VX228 has a built-in speaker.
Alternative LCD screens with a built-in speaker currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the Acer 42HQL (£117.23), the Philips 240V5QDAB (£102.99), or the Hannspree HS246HFW (£107.47).
Two HDMI Ports
Most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Asus VX228 which has two HDMI ports.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution
This flatpanel monitor has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many PC screens of this age and type.
The lightest similar spec LCD screen that is a comparable age to the VX228 is 2.3g weight and the heaviest is 79kg. With a weight of only 2.4 kilograms, the Asus VX228 is one of the lightest medium monitors that were launched more than a year ago amongst similar spec PC screens of this age.
Quite Fast Response Time
With a response time of only 1 millisecond, the Asus VX228 has one of the fastest response times amongst medium monitors of this age. The average response time of medium monitors that are a similar age to the VX228 is 5.8ms.
10 Reasons Against
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the VX228, the Asus VX228 does not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of alternative flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera which you might want to consider including the Viewsonic VG2437 (£163.98), or the DELL UZ2215H (£201.55).
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The Asus VX228 does not have an integrated card reader, although keep in mind that most of the other LCD screens of this age and spec also do not have an integrated card reader.
Not 3D Compatible
The Asus VX228 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other PC displays of a similar type and age to the VX228 are also not 3D compatible.
If you would prefer a flatpanel monitor that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the Acer GN246HL (£119.99) which is also higher rated.
Only HD HD Type
This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on LCD screens that are a similar age to it.
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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found display resolution on medium monitors that came out more than a year ago.
There are a number of alternative PC screens that have a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels currently available which you might also want to look at including because of it's better review score, the Viewsonic VA2265SH (£99.00), the Asus VC239H (£115.80), or the Samsung LS24E20KBL (£114.74).
If you want an LCD screen with a more display resolution then you might want to look at the HP Z24i (£92.39) (1920 x 1200), the Acer G247HYL (1920 x 1200), or the Samsung LS24C65 (£144.00) (1920 x 1200) which also has a higher Rating.
Very Low RMS Rated Audio Power
The RMS rated audio powers of LCD screens that are a similar age to the VX228 range from 1W to 18W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 5.4W. The Asus VX228 has a fairly low RMS rated audio power (only 2 Watts) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the VX228.
Very Small Display Diagonal
With a display diagonal of only 54.6 centimeters, the Asus VX228 has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec PC screens that have been around for a similar time to the VX228. The average display diagonal of PC monitors that were released one year ago is 64cm.
Quite Narrow Vertical Viewing Angle
With a vertical viewing angle of only 160 degrees, the Asus VX228 has a quite narrow vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other PC screens that came out around the same time as the VX228. The average vertical viewing angle of comparable spec PC screens that are a similar age to the VX228 is 170°.
Quite Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle
At only 170 degrees, the Asus VX228 has a quite narrow horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the VX228. Across all the PC screens that have been available for a comparable time to the VX228 the horizontal viewing angles range from 18° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
Quite High Power Consumption When Off
The Asus VX228 has one of the higher power consumptions when off (0.5 Watts) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the PC displays of a similar type and age to the VX228 the power consumptions when off range from 0.0005W to 1.2W, and the average power consumption when off is 0.36W.
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Average Running Costs
Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the VX228 will cost £36 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 486 flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec.
Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when this Asus flatpanel monitor was released.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many LCD screens that were launched around the same time as it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available including the Viewsonic VA2265SH (£99.00), the Asus VC239H (£115.80), or the Samsung LS24E20KBL (£114.74) which has a better Rating.
JMac would recommend the Asus VX228H (Verified Purchase)
The picture quality is amazing since it's LED and has a 1 ms response time. The built in speakers, not so much. They aren't very loud and of course there's no bass. The light weight makes it... Read more…
Villejfv would recommend the Asus VX228H (Verified Purchase)
I'm in love with this monitor so perfect for the price, beautiful picture, I can see way more details than I used to on any other TV, I use it for gaming and having only 1ms response time is... Read more…
As a gamer the 1ms speed is what i was looking for most (its supposed to be great for fps games and racing, anything that requires top level reaction time according to my light on the spot... Read more…
SPBrute would recommend the Asus VX228H (Verified Purchase)
I use this monitor for gaming. It has two HDMI outlets, which allows for multiple consoles, or a console and a cable box. It has built in speakers, but they aren't the best quality sound. It has... Read more…
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