* Monthly payments are estimates only and you should verify the finance payment amounts on the retailer's website.
Finance may not be available on this product and you should verify on the retailer's website whether finance options are available for the Asus VS248HR.
Credit is subject to eligibility. You will need to apply through the retailer's application process.
Our website is completely free for you to use but we may receive a commission from some of the companies we feature. How our site works.
16 Reasons For
Excellent User Reviews
On average, VS248HR owners rated this flatpanel monitor as brilliant.
A Best Selling LCD Screen
The VS248HR is one the most popular PC display currently available for sale.
Several Asus VS248HR reviewers who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was good value for money. A Murray wrote “Great value and good for gaming” and gave it an excellent review. Adam Thompson mentioned “For the price, there's nothing better” and scored the product 5 stars. Adam Thompson also said “Overall, this monitor is going to be an affordable and excellent value upgrade in terms of your 'screen real estate' for anyone who has a laptop”.
A few customers who reviewed the Asus VS248HR reckoned that it was a bargain for the price. Adam Thompson said on Amazon “Bought some cheap Logitech ones so I can play games on my Xbox” in his review. Aivaras mentioned on Amazon “Exelent product for a cheap price” in their Asus VS248HR review. Amazon Customer wrote in their review on Amazon “A great deal indeed as the game is £50 or so on Steam Store” and gave it a very good rating.
Some people said in their reviews that the Asus VS248HR was cheap. Amazon Customer mentioned “Doesn't arrive with a HDMI cable (They aren't too expensive though.) -Sometimes colours”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “I recommend this monitor to everyone with a medium budget requiring a good screen with full HD”. R S. wrote “The refresh rate is good and ideal for budget gamers”.
Several people said in their reviews that the Asus VS248HR was well made. Amazon Customer gave it an excellent review and said in their review of the Asus VS248HR in February last year “Okay, so the cons aren't too big which is why this monitor deserves a solid 5 star”. Amazon Customer also mentioned “Large and well built monitor for the price”. Jonmarsh mentioned on Amazon “Really good looking and solid design” in their review.
One Asus VS248HR reviewer who bought the Asus VS248HR thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Last year Nicola Moore gave the product a score of 80 out of 100 and she wrote “It arrived on time and packaged neatly, with no damage to the box or the monitor itself”.
One Asus VS248HR reviewer said that this PC monitor was strong and durable. Pokeadonkey mentioned last year “Very sturdy base by the way with good screen tilt adjustment”.
A few customers who bought the Asus VS248HR said that it was good looking. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “4K looks gorgeous and gaming/editing is delightful” but they only scored the product 60 out of 100. Last year Gridlocked said in their Asus VS248HR review “Beautiful screen great connections” and scored it 5 stars. Michael Hodge wrote “Affordable, stylish monitor” in his review.
Some people concluded that the product was neat. Amazon Customer gave the Asus VS248HR a rating of 5 stars and said on Amazon “The box was well padded and looked neat” in their review of the Asus VS248HR. Last year G wrote on Amazon “It's really neat in form factor” in their review of the Asus VS248HR. Gary Coupe gave the Asus VS248HR a rating of 5 stars and he said on Amazon “Other buttons are neatly hidden on the underside of the bezel, which is labelled” in his review of the Asus VS248HR.
Several customers considered that it was a good design. Amazon Customer mentioned in their Asus VS248HR review “Sleek design, good price” and scored this PC monitor 5 stars. Amazon Customer also said “Good slim smart design”.
One Asus VS248HR owner said in their reviews that it was ergonomic. This year Amazon Customer said in their review of the Asus VS248HR “Put simply; The vivid colours, size, ergonomics, I could go on for a long time”. One person concluded that this PC monitor was smooth. Jonathan wrote on Amazon last year “Playing games now feels really smooth and high definition!”.
Easy to Use
Several Asus VS248HR reviewers thought this PC monitor was easy to setup. Last year Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Easy to set up and the quality for both gaming”. Cathy Hays mentioned on Amazon “It takes 5min to set up” in her review of this PC monitor. D. C. Brown mentioned on Amazon “It is bright clear and very easy to set up”.
A number of people who reviewed the Asus VS248HR reckoned that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer said on Amazon “1 ASUS smart contrast ratio -Easy to use/setup” in their review. Linux 2016 gave it a score of 5 stars and said in their review of this PC monitor “It is a pleasure to use with clear bright text”. Louis Quarendon mentioned in his review on Amazon “It has an easy to use menu to change the settings of the screen”.
Some customers reckoned that the Asus VS248HR had a good experience. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Perfect monitor and fantastic experience” and rated this PC monitor 5 stars. Amazon Customer also wrote “Very valuable, Very good quality! 24" screen really suitable, fantastic experience, I like it!”.
Two customers reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Alba said in her review of this PC monitor “Changing image (sharpness, aspect control, position, focus, etc.) and colour (saturation, smart view, brightness, contrast, etc.) settings are easy too” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Tim Stubbs he wrote on Amazon “Menus and controls are reasonably laid out” in his review of this PC monitor.
A few people concluded that the Asus VS248HR was comfortable and easy to hold. Young wrote “Very useful and comfortable even if you”. One customer said in their reviews that the Asus VS248HR was easy to assemble. Go!!!! mentioned on Amazon “Easy to assemble stand” in their review of the Asus VS248HR and gave the product a rating of 5 stars.
Good Product Quality
Sixty-three Asus VS248HR owners who reviewed the product reckoned that it was good quality. Aj Williams said on Amazon “High quality especially for gaming”. Alba gave this PC monitor a score of 80 out of 100 and she said “HDMI is smaller and has higher quality”. Alba also said “Incredible quality”.
Some Asus VS248HR owners who purchased this PC monitor considered that it was thin. In February last year Jonathan wrote on Amazon “The monitor box was protected by another box, which was very useful so then at least the chances of it getting damaged during delivery was very slim”. Mark D. mentioned on Amazon “Quite a few more) it's has an astonishing quality to price ratio and the bezels seem to be slimmer than shown in the product image”. Sam said “It has a very crisp picture and slim bezels” in his review of this PC monitor and gave this PC monitor a rating of 5 stars.
Three Asus VS248HR reviewers wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was a good size. Alfiesma mentioned on Amazon “Nice size” in their Asus VS248HR review and gave it a very good review score. Louis Quarendon scored this PC monitor 5 stars and he mentioned on Amazon “Good size screen” in his review of the Asus VS248HR. Nicola Moore mentioned on Amazon “It's a very good looking monitor and an ideal size for its intended use”.
One Asus VS248HR reviewer who purchased the product wrote that it was a good depth. Gary Coupe gave the Asus VS248HR a rating of 5 stars and he wrote in February last year “Picture quality is excellent - great depth of colour & contrast”.
A few customers wrote in their reviews that the product was good in terms of HDMI connections. Alba mentioned in her review of this PC monitor last year “I would recommend HDMI as it transfers digital/visual data & audio data all in one cable”. Ale-Hes said “Works as it should, easily connected and functioned fast with HDMI cable directly into my computer” in their review. In February last year Cathy Hays wrote “It has 1 HDMI input port” in her Asus VS248HR review.
Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was good in terms of connectivity. Tim Stubbs he wrote in his Asus VS248HR review “Nice looking screen with good picture quality and decent connectivity”.
Good Picture Quality
A few Asus VS248HR owners who reviewed it reckoned that it had good picture quality. Last year Amazon Customer rated it 5 stars and wrote “This picture quality of this is excellent” in their review. Amazon Customer also wrote “Quick delivery and works great for music production, graphics are better than i expected”. Conor Power gave it a score of 80 out of 100 and said “Overall the picture quality is great for the price, so is the input lag (Which I cant see any) 4/5 (Just the mini av lets it down”.
Several Asus VS248HR reviewers mentioned in their reviews that it had good colour saturation. Acer gave it a rating of 5 stars and said in February last year “Great colours and no ghosting”. Amazon Customer mentioned “This monitor is brilliant for £110! The colours and the brightness are just so perfect” in their review of the Asus VS248HR. Amazon Customer also said “But, while I'd prefer the colours were a little better out of the gate, this was also an incredibly cheap monitor”.
A number of customers who reviewed this PC monitor thought it had clear images. In February last year A Murray said in their review of the Asus VS248HR “In terms of screen size and clarity it is faultless, I would purchase another”. Richard Mccubbin mentioned in his review on Amazon also in February last year “Amazing clarity would highly recomend this monitor”. Wrinkleigh mentioned on Amazon “Brilliant clarity” and scored the product 5 stars.
Some Asus VS248HR reviewers who purchased it said that it had a good refresh rate. Alba said in her review of this PC monitor “The monitor has a 50/60Hz refresh rate and CAN also be tilted” and scored the Asus VS248HR 4 stars. In February last year Amazon Customer gave the Asus VS248HR a score of 5 stars and wrote “He indicates that the refresh rate is superior to any other monitor he has owned”. Amazon Customer also wrote “Best monitor I've used, very good for gaming and normal use, 1 ms is top drawer and the 76-hertz refresh rate max makes it great for gaming”.
One Asus VS248HR reviewer who bought it reckoned that it had a good contrast ratio. One customer who purchased the product concluded that it had a flickering image.
A number of people who bought it thought it had good technical guidance. Last year Alba said on Amazon “There are instructions on how to remove the stand” in her review. Amazon Customer mentioned in their review on Amazon “I found a useful online posting to help me do this”. Min said “Can see the quality difference easily even though my other monitor is a good make too (LG) - really lovely bright colours with easy to follow instructions for the menu” in her review.
Asus has good average ratings for its medium monitors as well as across its entire PC monitor range.
Good Technical Features
A few customers concluded that it had good features. Amazon Customer gave it a rating of 5 stars and wrote in their review of the Asus VS248HR on Amazon “As a PC Gamer, I would definitely suggest this monitor due to its 'Good' specs' and promising features”. Gary Coupe mentioned in his review of the Asus VS248HR “Various signs extolling the various features are easily removed”.
1080p Supported Video Modes
This PC monitor has a 1080p supported video modes, which is the most frequently found supported video modes on medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.
1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions
This PC display has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is the most commonly found supported graphics resolutions on LCD screens of a similar spec and age to it.
Quite Fast Response Time
Flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to the VS248HR have response times of between 1ms and 25ms, and the average response time is 5.4ms. The response time of the Asus VS248HR of only 1 millisecond is one of the fastest amongst medium monitors that are a comparable age to the VS248HR.
10 Reasons Against
Poor Sound Quality
One Asus VS248HR reviewer who purchased the Asus VS248HR thought it did not have good sound quality. Amazon Customer wrote in their review on Amazon “Great screen and quality Only negative - sound quality is not great from the headphone Jack” nonetheless they still rated the product as excellent.
Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)
The VS248HR does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been around for around the same time as the VS248HR also do not have a built-in speaker(s).
Like most of the other similar spec PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as the VS248HR, the VS248HR does not have a built-in camera.
We compared this PC screen to all the other PC screens with a built-in camera and we think the HP EliteDisplay E221c (£99.99) is also worth considering.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
Like most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the VS248HR, the Asus VS248HR does not have a card reader integrated.
Most PC displays of a similar age and spec to the VS248HR are not 3D. The VS248HR is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.
Only HD HD Type
This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many LCD screens of this spec and age.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
At only 160 degrees, the VS248HR has a quite narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been around for more than a year. The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of LCD screens that are a similar age to the VS248HR is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Similar spec PC displays that were launched more than a year ago have viewing angle, horizontals of between 18° and 180°. At only 170 degrees, the Asus VS248HR has a quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the VS248HR.
Quite Dim Display Brightness
With a display brightness of only 250 candellas per square meter, the VS248HR has one of the dimmer display brightnesss amongst PC monitors of this age. Comparable spec PC monitors that were released around the same time as the VS248HR have display brightnesss of between 200 cd/m² and 500 cd/m².
Fairly High Power Consumption (off)
At 0.5 Watts, the Asus VS248HR has a fairly high power consumption (off) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the VS248HR. The average power consumption (off) of medium monitors that were released one year ago is 1.6W.
1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
Supported Graphics Resolutions
1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Supported Video Modes
Full HD, HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 76
Digital Horizontal Frequency
30 - 83
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 76
Horizontal Scan Range
30 - 83
0.2768 x 0.2768
Display Colour Count
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Display Diagonal (metric)
Native Aspect Ratio
Display Number of Colours
16.78 million colours
Ports & Interfaces
16.78 million colours
HDMI Ports Quantity
DVI-D Ports Quantity
VGA (D-Sub) Ports Quantity
AC (power) in
Colour of Product
-5 - 20
VESA Mounting Interfaces
On Screen Display (OSD)
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Quick Start Guide
AC Adapter Included
Number of Colours
« Prev1 of 23Next »
Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on
Electricity cost when on standby
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Hide electricity usage and price
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Hide water usage and price
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the Asus VS248HRuses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.3 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 8 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.
Previous and future annual running costs of the Asus VS248HR assuming future electricity price inflation of 0.0600% per year. Edit inflation assumptions
vs248h, vs248hr, asus 50m1, 1920x1080, code vs248, asus bg871, asus vs248, info vs248, asus 1ms169, info vs248h, code vs248h, asus bg871a, apple vs248, asus vs248h, info vs248hr, code vs248hr, asus bg871as, apple vs248h, asus vs248hr, asus p231751, asus vs248hrc, apple vs248hr, asus vs248hrl, asus p231751p, asus asuvs248, asus asuvs248h, asus 1920x1080, asus vs248hrle