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Asus MX239H PC Monitor

£160.02
£140.00 £20.02 cheaper than 57 days ago
23" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED Nov 2012
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £87.17 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Good value for money
Good product quality
250 Reviews + 2 Awards
hardwaremx.com Gold Award maxit.com.my Design Award
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Good Value for Money

Fourty-nine owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money. Four years ago website Bhphotovideo.com said “Good price” in their Asus MX239H review but despite that they only rated the product 2 stars out of 5. Phil wrote on expert review site Amazon “Seems great value for money”. Sandford scored it 4 stars out of 5 and mentioned “Good value, stylish screen”.

Two owners who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was expensive. Yavanna said on expert website Amazon four years ago “This is a slightly more expensive monitor to others of the same size” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 5 stars out of 5. J-One mentioned three years ago “Whilst I didn't want to pay out too much money for an expensive screen, quality, size (I wanted something for a small space), design/form”.

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Good Picture Quality

Twenty-one owners wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had good colour saturation. Expert website Itproportal.com mentioned “It offers rich colours and very good off angle viewing performance” and scored it 70 out of 100. Sandford said on expert review site Amazon “Colours are vibrant with decent contrast, black levels also clearly defined” in their Asus MX239H review. Mr. Gordon Downie scored the product 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote on expert website Amazon “The sound is very good, certainly much better than the Mac could manage! The colours are bright” in his review of this PC monitor.

Twenty customers considered that the product had good picture quality. S. Collins said “It all works fine and graphics look brilliant on it”. Mr. Andrew King wrote on expert review site Amazon “Initially everything was good and I was very impressed with the picture quality and look of the monitor”. Andrew gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “I'm amazed at the image quality on this low priced IPS monitor” in his review of this PC monitor.

Four owners mentioned in their reviews that it had a wide viewing angle. Yavanna mentioned on expert website Amazon “The viewing angle is great whilst with the Sammy I had to sit square on” in their review of this PC monitor. Four years ago Stef Geerits said “I don't have any problems with the viewing angle without this mode either”.

Four owners wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had image ghosting. Nativeuk wrote on expert website Amazon four years ago “I use this to play pc games such as battlefield 3 via HDMI and the picture quality is flawless with no ghosting at all” in their review of this PC monitor. Yours Truly mentioned “Free of ghosting”. Techguy said on expert review site Amazon “This is better for your eyes in the long run!Refresh rate is fast, very little ghosting so it's good for gaming” and gave this PC monitor a rating of 80 out of 100.

Two customers who reviewed the product thought it had clear images. Tanyrallt said on expert website Amazon “The picture has such great clarity especially for gaming” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Amazon Customer wrote on expert website Amazon three years ago “Bright clear image” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Good Sound Quality

Seventeen owners who bought this PC monitor reckoned that it had good sound quality. S. Collins said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “As far sound as sound quality goes, they are fine - for a monitor that is” and rated the product 5 stars out of 5. Robert mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “Speaker quality is excellent”. S H wrote on expert website Amazon “Picture is excellent and very good sound quality” in their review of this PC monitor.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Twenty-five owners who bought the Asus MX239H reckoned that it was thin. R. Jenkins said “The monitor looks fantastic, with a very thin bezel and shiny silver stand”. Richie wrote “It's a very slim and stylish monitor at a fantastic size that works like a dream”. Roshan mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Reasonable price, gorgeous display, love the slim design with aluminium touch, surprisingly good speakers for a monitor, 5 ms response time ideal for my gaming needs”.

Five customers mentioned in their reviews that it was a good size. Simw mentioned on expert website Amazon “Is a good size for working on documents as well as for watching films” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Thomas Coote said on expert review site Amazon “27 inches is a good size for any desk, although you definitely shouldn't be setting with your eyes inches from this thing” and gave it a rating of 5 stars out of 5. Jake mentioned “Good size and resolution”.

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Audio

Unacceptable Noise Level

Eight owners who reviewed the Asus MX239H concluded that it was noisy. Four years ago Niamh mentioned “I like my music REALLY loud, which that doesn't do.” in their review of this PC monitor. Nativeuk said “I don't need any external speakers and never need the volume past 70/100 anyway as that is loud enough and with good quality” in their review of this PC monitor but even so they still scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Niamh also mentioned “The quality is great and it is loud” in their review.


Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Two expert review sites thought that this medium monitor was good. Review website Hardwaremx.com thought that this Asus PC monitor was superb and gave it a "Gold Award" and it received a "Design Award" from website Maxit.com.my.

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this PC screen is 77% based on four expert reviews from sites including PC Mag, maxit.com.my, itproportal.com and hardwaremx.com.

Excellent User Reviews

People who bought this Asus flatpanel monitor rated this flatpanel monitor as superb on average. 177 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars and 86% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

Good Brand

We checked 17,105 expert and user reviews (including 2,837 verified purchases) for Asus PC monitors and found that on average Asus has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Asus has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range. 96% of those that bought a Asus flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Design

Nice Design

Seventy-three people who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it was good looking. Richie mentioned “This monitor is so slick and stylish” in his Asus MX239H review and scored it 5 stars out of 5. He also said “It's really stylish” in his review. Three years ago Rizwan V. wrote on expert review site Amazon “I love this monitor, stylish and well built, so far i have only used my ps3 on it” in their review of this PC monitor and rated the product 5 stars out of 5.

Fourty-one owners who reviewed it agreed that it was well designed. Rwrl said on expert website Amazon “Great quality image, deep blacks, nice colours, slim bezel, decent quality speakers (for built in!) and nice design, looks good on the desk”. Mr. T. S. Green mentioned “I was sceptical about buying this monitor as it seemed perhaps a bit gimmicky to have such a narrow edge and stylish design.”. Mr. D. G. Millward wrote in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “Overall a good monitor, clean design and sleek looking”.

Four customers mentioned that this PC monitor had a thin frame. Ryan mentioned in his review of this PC monitor “Great screen, nice size, thin bezel” and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Mr Peter W Lascelles wrote on expert review site Amazon four years ago “Great widescreen experience, bought this to run pc and ps3 have to say I have not been disappointed, looks very cool with thin bezel and image quality is amazing” and gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5. Spaceboy mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “The picture quality is simply stunning and the thin bezel makes this screen one of the best I've ever used”.

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Robust

Fourty-two customers who reviewed the product thought it was well made. Pcmag.com said on expert review site PC Mag “The Asus MX239H offers solid IPS color and viewing angle performance in a sleek 23-inch desktop monitor”. Richie rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote two years ago “Stylish, Great and Built Well” in his review of this PC monitor. R. Jenkins said on expert website Amazon “I bought this monitor because it has built in speakers and an IPS panel”.

Six owners who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was strong and durable. Four years ago Roshan wrote “Beautiful display, sturdy and sleek design”. Musicman gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon “The stand is sturdy enough for me”. Four years ago Bob the Toolman wrote “The stand is very appealing and sturdy.” in his review of this PC monitor.

Two customers who purchased the Asus MX239H thought it was reliable. Musicman gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Amazon “An excellent monitor which has proven very reliable” in their review of this PC monitor. Concept Filming wrote on expert review site Amazon “Love Asus stuff, they seem to make slightly more reliable technology compared to the bigger brands”.

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Good Product Quality

Seventy-nine people said in their reviews that it was good quality. R. Jenkins wrote “The picture quality is great as you would expect from an IPS model, with plenty of options to adjust the colours etc to your preference”. They also said “Top quality monitor” in their review. Pongo mentioned “Expected much better quality from Asus” in their review of this PC monitor.

Easy to Use

Fifteen owners mentioned that it was easy to use. Expert review site Itproportal.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “You get a pair of HDMI ports, which is nice if you plan to use the monitor with a gaming console o”. Ps4veteran gave it the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and wrote on expert review site Amazon “Are really cool to use” in their Asus MX239H review. William Anderson mentioned on expert website Amazon “The button to quickly change from hdmi 1 and 2 is a handy feature and overall this is the best 1080p monitor I have used” and scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

Eight people concluded that it had a touch sensitive screen. S. Collins said on expert website Amazon “The touch sensitive OSD controls work fine to tweak the display” and scored the product 5 stars out of 5. Mr. Liam Wharnsby gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned on expert website Amazon “The touch sensitive buttons are easy to press by mistake” in their review of this PC monitor. Four years ago Mr. C. N. Watson said on expert review site Amazon “Love the touch sensitive buttons under the screen edge”.

Seven owners said in their reviews that the product was easy to setup. S. Collins wrote on expert review site Amazon “The ring like base and stand arm is an all metal, silver/chrome thing and it is perfectly stable and easy to set up” in their review of this PC monitor. Two years ago Nigel Aspden mentioned on expert website Amazon “Good quality, easy to set up and having the speakers on board is a good space saver” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. Daniel said on expert website Bhphotovideo.com “Easy to setup and works great with my mac book pro” and gave the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Five customers said that it was easy to use the menus. Mr Robert Lipscomb Mbe rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he mentioned on expert website Amazon four years ago “The image looks good - I've simply left settings as per the default” in his review of this PC monitor. Paul scored it the highest possible rating of 5 stars and he said three years ago “The only drawback after using it for a couple of months are the menu/control buttons”. Luke he mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon “If anyone has any configuration settings that fix the black levels or the "Normal" colour temp for this please comment”.

Four customers who bought it concluded that it was easy to assemble. Mr Robert Lipscomb Mbe gave the product a rating of 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote four years ago “Easy to assemble in seconds (connection points are easily accessible”. Amazon Customer mentioned “It's well packed and easy to assemble” . Adam scored it 5 stars out of 5 and he wrote on expert website Amazon “The sun dial stand design is sturdy and easy to assemble, even by yourself” in his review of this PC monitor.

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Power

Good Environmental Credentials

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good in terms of power usage. Ps4veteran gave the product a score of 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this PC monitor on expert website Amazon three years ago “The power usage is brilliant, with brightness all the way down it only uses 9w”. Martin Macdonald he wrote on expert website Amazon “Energy efficient -range of inputs”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that the product had good features. Mr. C. N. Watson wrote on expert review site Amazon four years ago “Great monitor with excellent picture and features” in their review of this PC monitor. Three years ago Vladimir R. said “This guy does the job really well.+1) Very bright colours2) Very stylish3) Great features (easy to tilt, clean, small bezel”.


Other

A Top Selling PC Display

According to Amazon sales data, the MX239H is one the most popular flatpanel monitor currently available.

Released Over Four Years Ago

This medium monitor has been on the market since November 2012.


Energy

OK Running Costs

The MX239H has an average 8 year running cost of £88 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 comparable spec PC screens that were launched more than two years ago.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus MX239H has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this LCD screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to look at including the AOC M2870V which has better reviews; or the Samsung S23C650D (£149.61) which is cheaper.

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC monitor and we think the Viewsonic VG2428WM (£108.55) is also worth considering.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The Asus MX239H has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC monitors of a comparable type and age to this PC screen. Across all the LCD screens that were released more than two years ago the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The Asus MX239H has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been available for more than two years also have an HDCP.

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Other Features

Has an HDMI

The Asus MX239H has an HDMI, as do most of the other PC screens of a comparable age and type to this PC monitor.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most PC screens of this spec and age have between one and three HDMI ports, including the Asus MX239H which has two HDMI ports.

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Has a Headphone Out

The Asus MX239H has a headphone out. Most of the other LCD screens of a similar spec and age to this PC monitor also have a headphone out.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Asus MX239H has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus MX239H is more than most medium monitors that are a comparable age to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus MX239H has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for a similar time to this PC monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

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Asus MX239H Review Sources

To prepare this Asus MX239H 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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