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Asus VB198TL

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Asus VB198TL

Asus VB198TL
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An economical to run and good spec 19" flatpanel monitor, with plenty of owner recommendations
19" 1440 X 900 Pixels 100000000:1 No Dec 2012
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Asus VB198TL Review

With low running costs but good features, we have scored the Asus VB198TL as follows:
64
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£65 Over 5 Years
64
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 64?

It has terrific 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 PC monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
It has running costs of £65 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 PC displays.
This Asus PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
VE198N
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
10,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
Excellent visual performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
Stylish and user-friendly design for modern sophistication
Complete after-sale service
Green in mind
Greener materials
Energy and planet saving
Only 1440 x 900 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Asus VB198TL In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the VB198TL is £65, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This PC screen has been on the market since December 2012.

Features

Only 1440 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The VB198TL has a maximum display resolution of 1440 x 900 pixels. That's 38% smaller display resolution than the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The resolution of all PC screens ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the VB198TL of only 19" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is smaller than 92% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the VB198TL of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 58% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted 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 PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the VB198TL of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 25% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of PC monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Asus VB198TL's horizontal viewing angle of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 69% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

vb198tl bk vb198tl, asus 170deg160deg, asus 1280x1024, asus 1440x900, asus ve198tl, ve198n

Barcodes:

00014444456187, 00021111180740, 00088020692702, 00163120654703, 00163120658176, 00163120797141, 00610839329175, 00641354000010, 00803982838148, 00886227274390, 00886227301065, 04056572597109, 04716659282327, 08862272743908, 08862273010658

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