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Asus VX228H

70

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Asus VX228H

£122.02
Asus VX228
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A good spec and very economical to run 21.5" PC monitor, but representing only middle of the road value for money
21.5" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8000000:1 No Nov 2013
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Asus VX228 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the Asus VX228 as follows:
59
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
64
Age
4 Years Old
80
Running Costs
£54 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 LCD screens are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £54 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 LCD screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Faster than average response time
Superior image quality meets ultra-slim elegant design
True-to-life pictures powered by LED
80,000,000:1 ASUS smart contrast ratio
Full HD 1080p support
1ms response time
Aspect control function
Extensive connectivity and built-in stereo speaker for multimedia enjoyment
Splendid video intelligence technology
QuickFit virtual scale (patent-pending)
Smaller than average display diagonal
Narrower than average vertical viewing angle

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Asus VX228 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Asus PC Monitors Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 42,619 expert and user reviews (including 6,335 verified purchases) for Asus PC monitors and found that on average Asus has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 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 cheaper than 77% of PC monitors, it has average features, is over 6 months old and at £122.02 it does not seem like great value for money overall.

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Running Costs

OK Running Costs

The VX228 has an average 5 year running cost of £54 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This Asus PC screen was released in November 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 smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the Asus VX228 of only 21.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the smallest 20% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Response Time

The Asus VX228's response time of only 1ms is very fast compared to most other PC displays. It is in the fastest 1% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature. The average response time of all flatpanel monitors is 5.5ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus VX228 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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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 Asus VX228's vertical viewing angle of only 160° is narrower than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is narrower than 89% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the Asus VX228 of only 170° is narrower than 84% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the Asus VX228 which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 1920x1080, asus vx228h

Barcodes:

00012304350446, 00014445246404, 00132018508893, 00804067185317, 00807320218326, 00886227550517, 00886227757404, 04053162744714, 04056572597130, 04716659550525, 05054629722077

Asus VX228H

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