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Asus VB198TL

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Asus VB198TL

Asus VB198TL
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A very economical to run but 2 year old 19" PC monitor, with plenty of positive recommendations and good features
19" 1280 X 1024 Pixels 50000000:1 No Jul 2015
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Asus VB198TL Review

With low running costs but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the Asus VB198TL number 289 in small monitors.
64
Features
Good Features
77
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£45 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It has exceptional user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of £45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This Asus PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Ergonomic design for personal visual comfort
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
Excellent video performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
User-Friendly designs
Complete after-sale service
Green in mind
Greener materials
Energy and planet saving
Only 1280 x 1024 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Asus VB198TL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus PC Screens Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 42,619 owner and expert reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases) for Asus flatpanel monitors and found that on average Asus has very good ratings compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Asus PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The average running cost of the VB198TL is £45 over 5 years based on average energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

Asus released the VB198TL in July 2015.

Features

Only 1280 X 1024 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the VB198TL is 1280 x 1024 pixels. That's 37% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the VB198TL of only 19" is smaller than 90% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the VB198TL of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 60% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VB198TL has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of LCD screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The VB198TL's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 74% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the VB198TL of only 160° is in the narrowest 14% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vb198tl bk vb198tl

Barcodes:

04716659282327, 04716659710196

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