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Asus VS228DE

£97.81
Asus VS228DE
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A very highly rated and great value for money 21.5" flatpanel monitor, with good features and very low running costs
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 50000000:1 No Oct 2016
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£69.99
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ASUS VS228DE Widescreen Full HD LED Monitor (1920 x 1080, 1080p, 5 ms, VGA) - 21.5 inch, Black
£97.81
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Asus VS228DE LCD Monitor
£100.80
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ASUS 90LMD8301T02201C- - VS228DE 21.5 WIDE TN LED MONITOR
£155.00
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£101.71
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Carbon8
£101.88
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£102.80
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Asus VS228DE 21.5 1920x1080 5ms VGA LED Monitor
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£105.02
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Asus VS228DE 21.5 1920x1080 5ms VGA LED Monitor
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£105.02
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Asus Vs228de 21.5 Inch Wide Led 1920 X 1080 Vga 100 X 100 Vesa
£111.80
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£120.00
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ASUS VS228DE Widescreen Full HD LED Monitor 1920 x 1080, 1080p, 5 ms, VGA - 21.5 (Brand new, unopened)
£659.82
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Refurbished - ASUS VS228DE 21.5" Widescreen LED Black Monitor 1920x1080 VGA (Refurbished) - on
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Asus VS228DE Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Asus VS228DE number 76 across all PC monitors, number 77 in medium monitors and number 199 in best selling monitors.
92
Reviews
402 Reviews
98
Value for Money
Excellent
67
Features
Good Features
84
Age
15 Months Old
90
Running Costs
£35 Over 5 Years
86
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 86?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 88%, based on 402 reviews. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of only £35 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 15% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, product quality and excellent design.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Superior image quality meets classic 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
Green in mind
Greener materials
Energy and planet saving
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average horizontal viewing angle

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up.
There is a 52% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Asus VS228DE In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good Owner Reviews

People who bought this flatpanel monitor rated this PC monitor 88 out of 100 on average. 147 reviewers (84% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

57 people thought it was good value for money.

Customers Report Excellent Product Quality

30 owners who reviewed it concluded that it was good quality.

  • More than fit for purpose…
  • Was missing all plastic wrappings, no glossy surfaces, back and sides were made of thinner plastic of inferior quality to my other monitors…
  • Very good quality casing and not at all cheap looking or feel as you often find on some of these - more reasonably priced - monitors…
    Daniel (Amazon) - June 2016
  • The build is fantastic with the screen resolutions and quality exactly as expected…
    The Heppys (Amazon) - February 2016
  • Quality is excellent and in no way looks any less than monitors costing double the price…
  • Image quality is fantastic, everything looks great on it, especially gaming…
  • Had the screen a few weeks now - love the picture quality…
    Sara (Amazon) - June 2015
  • Had the screen a few weeks now - love the picture quality, ace monitor…
    Sara (Amazon) - June 2015
  • The high definition and colour quality is amazing…
    Michael (Amazon) - April 2015
  • Good value and excellent visual quality…
    Angela (Amazon) - April 2016

Users Report Excellent Design

10 owners agreed that the Asus VS228DE was good looking.

Very Good Brand

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 reviews. 95% of those that bought a Asus PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

12 people said in their reviews that it had good picture quality and 10 customers wrote that the product had good colour saturation.

Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Seven owners said that this PC monitor was easy to use the menus, four people agreed that it was easy to use and four people who purchased it thought it was easy to setup. two people who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was easy to assemble.

Users Report Superior Technical Features

Two customers reckoned that it had good features.

Users Report That it is a Good Size

Six customers thought it was thin and two customers who purchased it thought it was lightweight.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Six people who reviewed it thought it was well made and two people concluded that the product was strong and durable.

Value For Money

Amazingly Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features. However at £97.81 it is cheaper than 89% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Asus VS228DE and the United Kingdom price of £97.81 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $181.80 (£250.21).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The VS228DE is one of the more economic to run PC screens that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the VS228DE is only £35.

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Age

Released 15 Months Ago

Asus released the VS228DE in October 2016.

Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

Flatpanel monitors have display diagonals of between 3.5" and 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Asus VS228DE of only 21.5" is smaller than 74% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

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

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Average Response Time

The VS228DE's response time of 5ms is pretty average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 60% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The VS228DE's horizontal viewing angle of only 90° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the narrowest 5% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Flatpanel monitors have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The VS228DE's vertical viewing angle of only 65° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 95% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The VS228DE does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The VS228DE 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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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

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