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Asus MG28UQ PC Monitor

£422.99
28" 100000000:1 LCD Flat Jan 2016
B
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Screen Shape Release Date £163.82 Electricity cost over 5 years
Popular choice
Good brand
Has an ECO mode
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Reviews

Good Brand

Based on 17,105 expert and owner reviews (including 2,837 verified purchases), Asus has good reviews for its PC displays. Asus also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Asus flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Popular Choice

The MG28UQ is a popular choice amongst customers who purchased LCD screens in the last 3 months.

Released Over a Year Ago

This medium monitor was released in January 2016.


Price

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Not Cheap

The price range of flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec is from £50 to £3,769. We think that this PC screen looks expensive compared to other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec.


Technical Details

Has an ECO Mode

The Asus MG28UQ has an ECO mode. Most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as this LCD screen also have an ECO mode.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The Asus MG28UQ has a built-in USB hub. Most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Three HDMI Ports

The Asus MG28UQ is a three HDMI port PC monitor. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Multimedia

Has a Built-In Camera

The Asus MG28UQ has a built-in camera, which is unusual. Most of the other LCD screens of this type and age do not have a built-in camera.

Alternative flatpanel monitors with a built-in camera currently available which you might want to look at include the Philips 241P6VPJKEB (£420.29) which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus MG28UQ has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other similar spec PC screens that have been around for a comparable time to this PC screen.

Other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available that you might want to consider include the Acer Predator XB281HK (£417.66), the LG 29UC88-B (£436.99), or the Philips 272B4 (£358.59) which all of have better reviews.

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Energy

High Running Costs

This PC screen is rated B for energy efficiency, and the average 8 year running cost of the MG28UQ is £164 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which makes it one of the less economic to run PC screens of a similar age and spec.


Other Features

Has an HDMI

The Asus MG28UQ has an HDMI. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an HDMI.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus MG28UQ has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to this PC screen also have an Energy Star certified.

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Display

Has an HDCP

The Asus MG28UQ has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that were released more than a year ago also have an HDCP.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of only 160 degrees, the Asus MG28UQ has a fairly narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this flatpanel monitor. Across all the PC screens that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor the viewing angles, vertical range from 50° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of only 170 degrees, the Asus MG28UQ has a quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC monitor. The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC display range from 80° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The Asus MG28UQ has one of the faster response times (only 1 millisecond) amongst medium monitors of this age. The fastest response time of similar spec PC screens that are a comparable age to this PC screen is 1ms, the slowest is 25ms, and the average response time is 5.4ms.

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Packaging Content

Only Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus MG28UQ is more than most comparable spec PC monitors that have been around for a similar time to it. The most frequently found cables included is AC, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included DisplayPort, HDMI and USB are also found on this PC display.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00889349276037, 04058154104705

Asus MG28UQ Review Sources

To prepare this Asus MG28UQ review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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