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Asus VS208NR

67

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Asus VS208NR

£97.04
Asus VS208
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An economical to run and good spec 20" PC screen, but representing only middle of the road value for money
20" 1600 X 900 Pixels 50000000:1 No Jul 2012
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Asus VS208 Review

With low running costs, we have ranked the Asus VS208 number 299 in small monitors.
64
Value for Money
Good
64
Features
Good Features
61
Age
5 Years Old
73
Running Costs
£67 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 PC screens are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £67 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
50,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
Excellent visual performance
Splendid video intelligence technology
Complete after-sale service
Green in mind
Greener
Energy and planet saving
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Asus VS208 Video Reviews

Asus VS208 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the cheapest 89% of PC monitors, it has mediocre features, is over 6 months old and at £97.04 it does not appear to be great value for money overall.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus VS208 and the United Kingdom price of £97.04 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $99.91 (£138.57).

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The average running cost of the VS208 is £67 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC monitors.

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This PC display was released in July 2012.

Features

Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Asus VS208 is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The Asus VS208's display diagonal of only 20" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the smallest 14% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of PC displays is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus VS208 of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 47% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VS208 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus VS208 of only 170° is in the narrowest 31% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the Asus VS208 of 160° is fairly typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 63% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 1600x900, asus vs208dr, asus 75x75

Barcodes:

04716659145530, 04716659177715

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