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Asus VH228DE

67

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Asus VH228DE

£101.27
Asus VH228DE
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A good spec but 5 year old 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with moderate running costs but representing only average value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 50000000:1 No May 2013
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Asus VH228DE Review

With very good features, we have scored the Asus VH228DE as follows:
60
Value for Money
Good
72
Features
Good Features
61
Age
4 Years Old
63
Running Costs
£110 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £110 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 17% of all 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
50,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
Full HD 1080p support
Versatile viewing positions with smart view technology
Advanced video technologies for exceptional visuals
Splendid video intelligence technology
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

Asus VH228DE In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

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

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 86% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £101.27 we think it does not represent good value for money overall.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Very High

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the VH228DE will cost £110 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the least economic to run flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Asus released the VH228DE in May 2013.

Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Asus VH228DE's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than 77% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all LCD screens is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The VH228DE's response time of 5ms is fairly average compared to most other PC screens. It is slower than 45% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VH228DE does not have a built-in speaker(s), although this is within the context that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The Asus VH228DE's horizontal viewing angle of only 90° is very narrow compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 97% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus VH228DE of only 65° is narrower than 96% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. PC screens have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

4716659426943 1920x1080, 4716659426943 vh228de, asus 1920x1080, asus 100x100, asus vh228de

Barcodes:

04716659426943

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