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Asus VB198T

Asus VB198T
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A remarkably highly rated but 3 year old 19" PC screen, with good features and low running costs
19" 1280 X 1024 Pixels 50000000:1 No Jun 2015
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Asus VB198T Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have scored the Asus VB198T as follows:
96
Reviews
4 Reviews
64
Features
Good Features
76
Age
2 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It has superb user reviews with an average user rating of 95%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of £70 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
Customers report it is fairly priced.
The VB198T has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
Excellent video performance
Narrow frame design with great visual performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
User-Friendly designs
Complete after-sale service
Green in mind
Greener materials
Energy and planet saving
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution

Asus VB198T In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus Has Very Good PC Display Reviews

Based on 42,619 expert and user reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases), Asus has very good reviews for its PC displays. 95% of those that bought a Asus flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Three customers who bought it considered that it was good value for money.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The VB198T is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VB198T is £70.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This LCD screen was released in June 2015.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Asus VB198T's display diagonal of only 19" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 89% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of LCD screens is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The Asus VB198T has a maximum display resolution of 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. Across all PC displays the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus VB198T of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the slowest 60% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VB198T has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Asus VB198T's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is narrower than 76% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Asus VB198T's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is in the narrowest 18% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The Asus VB198T's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 40% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vb198tl bk vb198tl

Barcodes:

04716659282327, 04719543370650

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