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Asus VS228DE

70

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Asus VS228DE

£101.71
Asus VS228D
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An economical to run and good spec 21.5" PC display, but representing only middle of the road value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 1000:1 No Jul 2014
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Asus VS228D Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Asus VS228D as follows:
62
Value for Money
Good
73
Features
Good Features
69
Age
3 Years Old
78
Running Costs
£57 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

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 PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £57 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Superior image quality meets classic elegant design
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
50,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
Full HD 1080p support
Versatile viewing positions with smart view technology
Aspect control function
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
Smaller than average display diagonal
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

Asus VS228D In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus PC Displays Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 42,619 expert and user reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases), Asus has very good reviews for its PC screens. 95% of those that bought a Asus PC display 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 £101.71 it does not look like great value for money overall.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The VS228D is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the VS228D will cost £57 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Asus released the VS228D in July 2014.

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 the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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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 Asus VS228D's display diagonal of only 21.5" is smaller than 74% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus VS228D of 5ms is relatively average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 32% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other LCD screens, the Asus VS228D does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors 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 VS228D of only 170° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 88% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the Asus VS228D of only 160° is in the narrowest 20% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 1920x1080, asus vs228de

Barcodes:

04716659104537, 04716659478003, 05052183683339, 05054484684275, 05054531209864, 05054533684270, 09154403595937

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