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Asus VG248QEvsViewsonic XG2401

Asus VG248QE

83

Kagoo Score

83

Kagoo Score

Asus VG248QE

£178.50
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 24" flatpanel monitor, with a Gold award from two expert review websites and 10 further awards from other expert sites and low running costs. It has a built-in speaker and a headphone out, is 3D and supports NVIDIA G-Sync. Owners report that this flatpanel monitor hasa good screen, it has very good colour saturation and a very good refresh rate.
24"
1080P
RESOLUTION
1ms
RESPONSE TIME
160°
VERTICAL
170°
HORIZONTAL
£129
OVER 5 YEARS
A+
93
Reviews
357 Reviews + 12 Awards
85
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Popularity
Widely Available
73
Value for Money
Good
69
Age
7 Years Old
76
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
83
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Viewsonic XG2401

85

Kagoo Score

85

Kagoo Score

Viewsonic XG2401

£201.58
£237.23
Our Verdict:
Multiple reviews mentioned that this PC monitor hasa good screen, it has good colour saturation and it's very good-looking. It's the lowest running cost small monitor available, with an Editor's Choice award from three expert review websites and 6 further awards from other expert sites and a fair price.
24"
1080P
RESOLUTION
1ms
RESPONSE TIME
160°
VERTICAL
170°
HORIZONTAL
£213
OVER 5 YEARS
94
Reviews
127 Reviews + 9 Awards
88
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Popularity
Widely Available
80
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Age
4 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£210 Over 5 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Asus VG248QE

83

Kagoo Score

83

Kagoo Score

Asus VG248QE

£178.50
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and multi award winning 24" flatpanel monitor, with a Gold award from two expert review websites and 10 further awards from other expert sites and low running costs. It has a built-in speaker and a headphone out, is 3D and supports NVIDIA G-Sync. Owners report that this flatpanel monitor hasa good screen, it has very good colour saturation and a very good refresh rate.
24"
1080P
RESOLUTION
1ms
RESPONSE TIME
160°
VERTICAL
170°
HORIZONTAL
£129
OVER 5 YEARS
A+
93
Reviews
357 Reviews + 12 Awards
85
Features
Fully-Featured
91
Popularity
Widely Available
73
Value for Money
Good
69
Age
7 Years Old
76
Running Costs
£130 Over 5 Years
83
Kagoo Score
Excellent
Viewsonic XG2401

85

Kagoo Score

85

Kagoo Score

Viewsonic XG2401

£201.58
£237.23
Our Verdict:
Multiple reviews mentioned that this PC monitor hasa good screen, it has good colour saturation and it's very good-looking. It's the lowest running cost small monitor available, with an Editor's Choice award from three expert review websites and 6 further awards from other expert sites and a fair price.
24"
1080P
RESOLUTION
1ms
RESPONSE TIME
160°
VERTICAL
170°
HORIZONTAL
£213
OVER 5 YEARS
94
Reviews
127 Reviews + 9 Awards
88
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Popularity
Widely Available
80
Value for Money
Very Good
73
Age
4 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£210 Over 5 Years
85
Kagoo Score
Excellent

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Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
15 Reasons For
3D
The Asus VG248QE is a 3D PC monitor, but the Viewsonic XG2401 is not.

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

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Headphone Out
The Asus VG248QE has a headphone out, but the Viewsonic XG2401 does not have this feature.

'Headphone Out' denotes whether the monitor has an audio passthrough, allowing your to plug headphones directly into the monitor, and have the sound from your computer run through them.

A direct headphone out is helpful if you want to listen to music from your computer - it means you can use a headset without having to rummage under your desk to plug the cable into the back of your computer.

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HDCP
The Asus VG248QE has an HDCP, whereas the Viewsonic XG2401 does not have this feature.

HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection - it is a protocol used by some encrypted DVD players to securely transfer information with no chance of interception.

A monitor with HDCP support will be able to read media from encrypted DVD players and other peripherals.

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NVIDIA G-Sync
The Asus VG248QE supports NVIDIA G-Sync, but the Viewsonic XG2401 does not.

G-Sync is a system for gaming monitors that aims to reduce the amount of screen tearing - a visual flaw caused when the screen refreshes while a picture is still being sent to it, meaning that the monitor tries to display 2 images at once.

Reduced screen tearing allows for a cleaner, smoother gameplay experience, with less visual flaws.

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£23 Cheaper
The Asus VG248QE is £23.08 cheaper than the Viewsonic XG2401.
More Shops Are Selling it
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this PC monitor and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
Cheaper to Run by £84 Over Five Years
The Asus VG248QE only costs £129 to run over five years however the Viewsonic XG2401 costs £213 to run (65% more).
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Three More Awards
The Asus VG248QE has received 12 awards, but the Viewsonic XG2401 has received 9 awards.
User Reviews Are Better
Based on 311 reviews, the average user review score of the Asus VG248QE is 94%, whereas the average rating of the Viewsonic XG2401 is 85% (based on 93 reviews).
More Customers Recommend it
29.4% of 361 customers recommend the Asus VG248QE, but only 9% of 167 customers recommend the Viewsonic XG2401.
Better Brand
Asus PC monitors have an average rating of 95%, but Viewsonic only has an average rating of 89.3%.
1 Expert Review Site Gave It a Higher Review Score
Ign.com all gave the Asus VG248QE a better review score.
Ign.com: Asus VG248QE = 83% vs Viewsonic XG2401 = 75%
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More Nicely Designed
On average reviewers thought the Asus VG248QE was more nicely designed. Over 40 people thought that it was really good-looking and more than 30 people thought that it was also very smooth. Several people also thought that it was very well designed, was neat and ergonomic.
Has Better Technical Features
On average reviewers thought the Asus VG248QE has better technical features. More than 10 people thought that it had superb features and three people thought that it also had a really powerful motor.
Produces Better Picture Quality
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Asus VG248QE produces better picture quality. Over 40 people thought that it has a good screen, had superb colour saturation and had an excellent refresh rate. Our analysis also found that more than 40 people thought that it had an excellent picture quality and more than 10 people thought that it also had outstanding picture quality. Several people also thought that it had a very great video quality, had a very sharp image and had very clear images.
7 Reasons For
Built-in USB Hub
The Viewsonic XG2401 has a built-in USB hub, whereas the Asus VG248QE does not have this feature.

'USB Hub' indicates whether the monitor has a bank of USBs built into it or not.

A usb hub provides a helpful area to plug in memory cards, charging cables and other peripherals without having to ferret under your desk to plug them into the back of the computer.

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One More HDMI Port
The Viewsonic XG2401 has two HDMI ports, however the Asus VG248QE only has one HDMI port.

The number of HDMI ports the monitor has.

More HDMI ports means that you can plug in more devices (computer, games console, DVD player, etc) to the screen at once.

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Better Kagoo Score
The Viewsonic XG2401 has received a Kagoo Score of 85, however the Asus VG248QE scored 83.
Newer by Three Years
The Viewsonic XG2401 was released three years after the Asus VG248QE
More Fairly Priced
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Viewsonic XG2401 was more fairly priced.
More Reliable
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Viewsonic XG2401 was more reliable. Several people thought that it was very well made and strong and durable.
Easier to Use
Comparing the product reviews on average people thought the Viewsonic XG2401 was easier to use. Several people thought that it was easy to use and was very easy to setup.

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
No Reasons Against
We couldn't find any reasons why the Asus VG248QE is Inferior
1 Reason Against
1 Expert Review Site Gave It a Lower Review Score
Ign.com all gave the Viewsonic XG2401 a lower review score.
Ign.com: Viewsonic XG2401 = 75% vs Asus VG248QE = 83%
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Awards

The Asus VG248QE has more awards than the Viewsonic XG2401. The Asus VG248QE has 12 awards, where as the Viewsonic XG2401 has 9 awards.
Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
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Average Expert Rating

The Asus VG248QE and the Viewsonic XG2401 have identical average expert review scores. For both PC monitors the average expert review score is 79%.
Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Best
5 stars
7 reviews
4 stars
16 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
Best
5 stars
6 reviews
4 stars
10 reviews
3 stars
2 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Asus VG248QE has better user reviews than the Viewsonic XG2401. The average user reviews score for the Asus VG248QE is 94% based on 311 reviews, where as the average score for the Viewsonic XG2401 is 85% based on 93 reviews.
Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Best
5 stars
247 reviews
4 stars
48 reviews
3 stars
11 reviews
2 stars
4 reviews
1 star
1 review
5 stars
55 reviews
4 stars
23 reviews
3 stars
4 reviews
2 stars
6 reviews
1 star
5 reviews

Average Brand Rating

Asus has a better average brand rating than Viewsonic. The average brand rating for Asus is 95% based on over 16,000 reviews, where as the average brand rating for Viewsonic is 89.3% based on over 2,600 reviews.
Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Asus

95

95

Based on over 16,000 reviews
Viewsonic

89

89

Based on over 2,600 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

A greater percentage of owner recommended the Asus VG248QE than the Viewsonic XG2401. Out of 361 reviews, 29.4% recommend the Asus VG248QE, however, out of 167 reviews, only 9% recommend the Viewsonic XG2401.

Ign.com Review Score

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Best
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The ASUS VG248QE Monitor is Full HD (1920 x 1080) 24" display with 1ms response time and 144Hz refresh rate for smoother gameplay. Built-in 2W stereo speakers provide immersive audio without the need for external speakers. Extensive connectivity features......
NVIDIA 3D Vision
TN-
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The ViewSonic XG2401 is a 24? (23.6? viewable) Full HD monitor packed with all the speed and features that diehard gaming enthusiasts need. Featuring an incredible 144Hz refresh rate, as well as VESA Adaptive-Sync Technology, this monitor's variable refre......
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Jan 2017

Tomshardware.co.uk Review Score

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
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Every performance-oriented gaming rig needs a speedy display to keep up with cutting-edge GPUs. Asus delivers up to 144 Hz with its VG248QE 24-inch TN-based monitor. Is its display performance as impressive as the company's sub-£300 price tag? To satisf......
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There's no question that Asus achieved its design goals for the VG248QE. This is a gamer's display, through and through. Once all of your other subsystems are suitably cutting-edge, display technology surfaces as the final bottleneck in the ultimate syste......
Oct 2013
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ViewSonic is the latest major display manufacturer to add FreeSync to its lineup. Today, we're testing the 24-inch XG2401. It's a FHD/TN screen with a 144Hz refresh rate and ultra-fast panel response.There seems to be no shortage of premium gaming display......
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Contrast
Light output
Black levels
Color accuracy
Low input lag
Fast panel response
Build quality
Value
Gamma tracking
48Hz lower FreeSync limit
For less than $300, the XG2401 is a terrific value. It's as fast as panels costing twice as much and offers equal or better accuracy. And it boasts the highest contrast we've measured from a non-VA panel. This new ViewSonic merits serious consideration......
Apr 2016

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
89 months old 52 months old Best

3D

Monitors that are 3D compatible are able to display 3D images. Some monitors will require you to wear special glasses to appreciate the 3D affect.

A 3D monitor allows you to view 3D content on the monitor such as 3D films, 3D games or 3D applications.

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Best
Yes
No

Built-in USB Hub

'USB Hub' indicates whether the monitor has a bank of USBs built into it or not.

A usb hub provides a helpful area to plug in memory cards, charging cables and other peripherals without having to ferret under your desk to plug them into the back of the computer.

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
No
Best
Yes

Energy Efficiency Class

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
No data

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Asus VG248QE
Asus
VG248QE
15 trees 0.59 tonnes CO2 (Best)
Viewsonic XG2401
Viewsonic
XG2401
25 trees 0.97 tonnes CO2

Price Trend

Price

Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
Excellent Value for Money
41 people agree 17 people disagree
  • ... monitor, it's glossy as hell but it's a nice monitor for gaming, and not too bad a price either. Want one? Amazon: AOC G2460: Check out our awesome website! ...
    techteamgb.co.uk April 2016
  • ... comfortable too. Video and games look pretty awesome and it's available at a reasonable price.IN THIS REVIEWASUS...
    ign.com January 2017
  • ... definitely a good purchase. Also, B&H fulfilled the order quickly and at the best price. Kudos! Adjustable. Lightweight. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors.
    SierraRomeoGolf - (Bhphotovideo.com) March 2013
  • This the best priced 3D monitor in the size range. Has all features I wanted. Sharp and quick display. Easy adjustment. Unlike other reviews, I found the ...
    CW - (Bhphotovideo.com) March 2014
  • Not {More} Expensive
    2 people agree 9 people disagree
  • ... capable, if you buy the kit for it. Since it doesn't come with the kit, it is less expensive. I haven't h. None that I can think of at this moment. I know ...
    Newegg.com - July 2014
  • ... your monitor. Image quality is out of this world. Conection. 144 Hz, not very expensive. Began going blank, glitching after 6 months. Probably a capacitor ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • Brilliant Value for Money
    31 people agree 5 people disagree
  • ... AMD's FreeSync anti-tearing... The ViewSonic XG2401 is a moderately priced 24-inch gaming monitor that delivers great performance and some nice features ...
    PC Mag March 2016
  • MORE: Best Computer Monitors MORE: Displa... For less than $300, the XG2401 is a terrific value. It's as fast as panels costing twice as much and offers ...
    tomshardware.com April 2016
  • ... no shortage of premium gaming display... For less than $300, the XG2401 is a terrific value. It's as fast as panels costing twice as much and offers equal ...
    tomshardware.co.uk April 2016
  • Nice. no problem with this item. its really good. and excellent price...
    Anonymous - March 2017
  • Robustness

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    Very Well Made
    18 people agree 5 people disagree
  • ... rates are the latest buzz in the monitor world and the Asus VG248QE (See it on Amazon) is a solidly built, entry-level model that runs at 144Hz and is ...
    ign.com January 2017
  • ... up or down quite a bit; highly flexible. Looks cool. Not at all flimsy; well built. I bought this monitor over an acer counterpart largely because of the ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2013
  • Excellent clarity and well built monitor. Using it for gaming...
    Vicho - (Bestbuy.com) January 2016
  • ... desktop experience is neat. everything moves and re-sizes so cleanly. Seems solidly built. Stand and adjustments are great. Colors: they suck. After calibration ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • Very Strong and Durable
    6 people agree No people disagree
  • ... The screen is great, but the stand is even better. Strong and robust it's easily adjustable. Up, down, both placement and angle; also swivels 90 degrees ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • I cannot describe what a difference 144hz is, especially at 1ms lag. It's color just pops, all my old games look amazing with this display. Hopefully I ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • ... lag is non existent, beautiful refresh rate(I keep mine at 120Hz), sturdy craftsmanship, no dead pixels.
    Newegg.com - February 2014
  • I was only able to read on-line reviews before I bought this monitor. It had received high marks so I took a chance. This is an amazing monitor. It's bright ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2013
  • Well-Built
    3 people agree No people disagree
  • ... GeForce GTX 950 I can't imagine another monitor looking any better. Good build quality also... Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. 144hz. ...
    BS - (Bhphotovideo.com) December 2015
  • ... we reviewed back in October 2012.While we can't find the VG248QE...Nice build quality, great stand system. 3D gaming is fantastic. 144hz refresh rate. ...
    kitguru.net January 2013
  • So far, my experience with this monitor has been amazing. It has great build quality. The colors are a bit washed out straight from the box, but with the ...
    Crissy - (Bhphotovideo.com) April 2015
  • Really Well Made
    10 people agree 1 person disagrees
  • The monitor feels seriously well made. The plastics in the screen surround and stand feel tough with little flex, and the industrial-feeling stiffness ...
    Expert Reviews June 2016
  • ... manufacturer. It is worth the current price... Picture quality. Very sturdy construction. Nothing wobbly or cheap here. Relatively accurate after calibration ...
    Newegg.com - April 2016
  • ... rotate adjustments. Multiple HDMI inputs and a full size display port. Built in USB 3 hub. Power supply built in (no annoying power brick) Comes with a ...
    Newegg.com - March 2016
  • ... display port. Built in USB 3 hub. Power supply built in (no annoying power brick) Comes with a standard three prong power cable, full size display port ...
    Newegg.com - March 2016
  • Very Strong and Durable
    6 people agree No people disagree
  • ... monitor for over 2 years now, and absolutely nothing has required a fix. Extremely durable, perfect for watching movies and gaming. fast response time, ...
    Newegg.com - August 2018
  • ... Colours are surprisingly good for a TN panel. Build quality is good, definitely feels sturdy. Great range of pivot, swivel, height adjustment, etc. Once ...
    Newegg.com - December 2016
  • ... backlight bleeding is low. Great construction quality, it has a big base and it's sturdy, height and angle adjustements are nice and easy. It needs proper ...
    Anonymous - July 2017
  • Recommend for gaming,wide screen to see clear,heavy duty for long hours to play...
    Jubs - (Bestbuy.com) February 2017
  • Size and Weight

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    An Excellent Size
    14 people agree No people disagree
  • This item fits on my son's 40X24" desk and is the perfect size. The graphics are amazing and he prefers playing his playstation on this monitor over his ...
    RPMPlays - (Bestbuy.com) January 2016
  • ... because it was a relatively cheap 144hz monitor, and 24 inches was the perfect size for my dorm room desk. In the end, the VG248QE eventually yielded results, ...
    Torsai - October 2018
  • The monitor looks great. I love the size and how crisp everything looks. I use it for gaming and as soon as I started it made the game look a hundred times ...
    LinuxGamer - (Bhphotovideo.com) January 2016
  • ... Really enjoying the fps it puts out and the color definition, easy to setup, good size. Up and running only three days in, and two dead pixels. One of ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - February 2014
  • A Brilliant Size
    5 people agree No people disagree
  • Perfect size and resolution for my needs and hardware (home, movies and gaming, some productivity but no professional use); really good image and colors ...
    Anonymous - July 2017
  • ... height, tilt, and rotate adjustments. Multiple HDMI inputs and a full size display port. Built in USB 3 hub. Power supply built in (no annoying power brick) ...
    Newegg.com - March 2016
  • ... annoying power brick) Comes with a standard three prong power cable, full size display port cable, and a standard USB 3 A to B cable. Full brightness out ...
    Newegg.com - March 2016
  • ... productivity and readingwebsuring this is gunna kill your eyes. Good brand, nice size, 144hz works and it nice and smoo. VERY VERY VERY VERY BRIGHT. TOO ...
    Newegg.com - May 2017
  • Design

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    Very Good-Looking
    47 people agree 7 people disagree
  • ... adjusted to make your long gaming sessions comfortable too. Video and games look pretty awesome and it's available at a reasonable price.IN THIS REVIEWASUS...
    ign.com January 2017
  • This is a pretty awesome monitor, it's glossy as hell but it's a nice monitor for gaming, and not too bad a price either. Want one? Amazon: AOC G2460: ...
    techteamgb.co.uk April 2016
  • ... —-——————————————————————————————- Want to get anything nice? Be... Great monitor, but there ...
    techteamgb.co.uk April 2016
  • ... realised why its a little bit pricey is because it's superb. The games look fantastic on it, the 144hz makes everything look smooth and silky haha. So ...
    Matthew - January 2015
  • Very Smooth
    30 people agree 1 person disagrees
  • ... sports a 1080p resolution, nVidia 3D Vision support and a 144hz refresh rate for super smooth 3D gaming. We weren’t overly impressed with the VG278HE ...
    kitguru.net January 2013
  • ... really appeal to gamers thanks to its record-breaking response time and its smooth, sharp onscreen images in all situations (in both 2D and 3D). It's just ...
    Digital Versus March 2013
  • ... never experienced screen tearing or any issues of the sort. It's smooth gaming on every game I play. Works wonders on games like CSGO t. Button LayoutMenu. ...
    Newegg.com - January 2016
  • ... you have the know how, you can also turn on nvidia lightboost, so 2D games look super smooth...
    Auridas - September 2014
  • Very Well Designed
    5 people agree 3 people disagree
  • ... expectations! Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. Clean design. Speaker are the worst thing on this monitor they shouldnt sell them ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - January 2014
  • I cannot describe what a difference 144hz is, especially at 1ms lag. It's color just pops, all my old games look amazing with this display. Hopefully I ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • ... games. He says videos are outstanding and the refresh rate is fantastic... Great design. 144hz monitor great for gaming. Opened up the box and monitor ...
    Walmart.com - December 2014
  • Superior Image Quality Elegant Design... Adjustable. Sharp Image.
    Loganvane - (Bhphotovideo.com) March 2013
  • Neat
    2 people agree No people disagree
  • ... smooth in games that support it. .. of which there are very few. 144hz desktop experience is neat. everything moves and re-sizes so cleanly. Seems solidly ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • ... and for FPS it almost feels like cheating. The on screen cross hair and timer is neat and all but I just use the in game ones. No dead pixels. 10/10 would ...
    JonnyD - (Bhphotovideo.com) August 2013
  • Ergonomic
    2 people agree No people disagree
  • ... more gamer-centric features...Fast pixel response. 144Hz refresh rate. Ergonomic stand. Narrow viewing angles. 3D gear not included. No USB ports.
    techreviewsource.com June 2013
  • ... more gamer-centric features...Fast pixel response. 144Hz refresh rate. Ergonomic stand. Narrow viewing angles. 3D gear not included. No USB ports.
    PC Mag June 2013
  • Very Good-Looking
    23 people agree 7 people disagree
  • Excellent monitor with excellent aesthetic properties. The swivel feature comes in great handy and can prove to be a deal breaker for some. 10/10...
    Huzaifa - May 2017
  • ... that comes from my games makes it even better... 144hz Monitor - 1ms response time - Beautifully designed base and screen - Screen rotates full 90 degrees ...
    Newegg.com - April 2016
  • I didn't want to jump on 4k or even 2k games yet. I'd rather have best in class monitor which would be comfortable for my eyes. Since I have AMD cards, ...
    Newegg.com - July 2016
  • ... cheap here. Relatively accurate after calibration (for a TN). Some TN panels never look right, but this one is very decent. I had no diffic. The menus ...
    Newegg.com - April 2016
  • Very Well Designed
    6 people agree 5 people disagree
  • Cool design, smooth display of graphics.
    Newegg.com - April 2017
  • ... rotate but the whole stand does due to a plate on the bottom, which is a good design imo. 144hz and low response is a game changer and essential if you ...
    Bdsiraj - September 2018
  • ... rotate but the whole stand does due to a plate on the bottom, which is a good design imo. 144hz and low response is a game changer and essential if you ...
    Siraj - September 2018
  • ... expert I am very impressed with it. I like: ~good build quality ~very good design with very nice color scheme. ~solid stand with good height, rotation ...
    Gugghi - November 2017
  • Really Smooth
    5 people agree No people disagree
  • Good solid monitor with fantastic performance. Super smooth 144hz. Lots of features...
    Karl - February 2019
  • ... debate about this in the forums online. But so far, the games I've played have been remarkably smooth, for the most part. But I can't say with 100% certainty ...
    David - (Newegg.com) April 2016
  • ... This was an R9 390X card. Even with a single card, everything was butter smooth on the 144 hz screen. FreeSync seemed to be working but I wasn't really ...
    David - (Newegg.com) April 2016
  • Sharp image,smooth lines and very good detail enhancements...
    Obviouseine - (Bestbuy.com) March 2017
  • Ergonomic
    2 people agree No people disagree
  • ... Ultra-High-Definition (UHD) picture. AMD FreeSync enabled. Advanced color settings. Ergonomic stand. Expensive. Ho-hum design. No speakers. Brilliant image ...
    tomsguide.com February 2016
  • ... the contrast is a marked upgrade over an average monitor. Ergonomic adjustments are a marvel, but the location of the integrated USB 3.0 ports makes them ...
    Antonio - October 2016
  • Ease of Use

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    Really Easy to Setup
    8 people agree 1 person disagrees
  • ... Setup! All wires and driver disc included. Amazing Clarity! Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Lightweight. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. 144 Htz Refresh. Matte ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2013
  • ... Adjusting. Terrible Factory Settings. Too bright. This monitor is worth the pain you go through to setup right.
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2014
  • ... up to 144hz. ...just fyi... Great Monitor, great options, great FPS, easy to set up. Great for RTS and FPs. The Cables are pretty short. DVi and POWER ...
    Newegg.com - August 2013
  • ... between 75hz vs 100hz, and 144hz is icing on the cake! The monitor is easy to set up with a friendly OSD. The other awesome thing is, the screen is matte! ...
    AC - (Bhphotovideo.com) May 2013
  • Really Easy to Use
    5 people agree No people disagree
  • I got this for my grandson for video games. He says videos are outstanding and the refresh rate is fantastic... Great design. 144hz monitor great for gaming. ...
    Walmart.com - December 2014
  • Easy to use controls on the bottom of the monitor Easy to setup Adjustable stand makes it convenient for any deskchair setup 144hz is incredible - I was skeptical at first, ...
    Newegg.com - August 2017
  • ... your PC you can achieve awesome 3D quality gaming graphics. The menu system is easy to use and has many different functions including splendid video intelligence ...
    Gina - January 2014
  • ... 4 ms). Smooth onscreen movement in 2D mode at 144 Hz. Low input lag. Practical stand. Goodquality 3D mode. Contrast drops when you adjust the settings ...
    Digital Versus March 2013
  • Has Very Good Controls
    4 people agree 5 people disagree
  • ... came completely intact... Amazing 144hz refresh rate. Lightboost. Decent menu controls. Great adjustable solid stand. Colors are decent once calibrated. ...
    Newegg.com - January 2016
  • ... is 100 worth it. Amazing 144hz refresh rate Lightboost Decent menu controls Great adjustable solid stand Colors are decent once calibrated.
    Newegg.com - January 2016
  • I'm a very competitive gamer, and I didnt realize what I was missing. I play FPS and fighting games, and you'll notice a tremendous difference from input ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • ... ClearType application too. Getting the maximum of 144Hz on the desktop is as easy as changing your Control Panel Display Settings, but some older DirectX ...
    Mez - March 2013
  • Easy to Assemble
    2 people agree No people disagree
  • ... vivo 002d, love the height adjustment. That itself is very smooth. Easy to put together, one simple step. Colors out of the box. 144hz is very smooth ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - November 2015
  • ... sure you change those settings accordingly... 144hz, 1ms latency, easy to put together. Less strain on my eyes, once correctly calibrated, than my 60hz ...
    Newegg.com - December 2015
  • Easy to Use
    6 people agree 2 people disagree
  • ... build quality to match its price, and the silky-smooth gaming afforded by FreeSync makes it a joy to use for games. It impressed in our image quality tests, ...
    Expert Reviews June 2016
  • ... games. ~nice little extras such as usb ports and headphone clip. ~menus are easy to use. I am very satisfied with this monitor and would recommend...
    Gugghi - November 2017
  • ... USB3.0 connectivity in the back (kinda uncofortable to access but might come in handy), vertical position, speakers (poor quality but better than nothing ...
    Anonymous - July 2017
  • ... practical monitor. The height is adjustable to a reasonal level, cable management is handy & headphone rest is also good. My only qualms is the ports location, ...
    Baba - December 2016
  • Very Easy to Setup
    5 people agree 1 person disagrees
  • ... freesync, 1ms response time monitor... Easy to set up -Solid build - Great colors for a TN panel - Freesync - 144hz. None that I can think of.
    Newegg.com - July 2016
  • ... bottom of the monitor. Your g. While some have said this was hard to setup or calibrate I find it great right out of the box and I suspect most people ...
    Newegg.com - April 2016
  • ... on sale, so the price was amazing -completely adjustable -nice looking -easy to setup -got many mods that you can rapidly switch to -shipped fast. The ...
    Newegg.com - October 2017
  • ... screens for watching videos. For work great. For . One dead Pixel. Easy to setup The sweet stand. Subtle styling Barely needs calibration out of the box ...
    Newegg.com - March 2017
  • Features

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    Has Very Good Features
    16 people agree 2 people disagree
  • This is an amazing monitor from asus and the 144hz rate is the best feature of the monitor. The 144hz refresh rate is what allows the monitor to be excellent ...
    LukasL - (Bhphotovideo.com) June 2013
  • ... just out of this world! I also loved the feature where I can rotate the monitor into portrait view to easily work on documents. It's very affordable and ...
    Zoxxo - (Bhphotovideo.com) December 2013
  • I'm a very competitive gamer, and I didnt realize what I was missing. I play FPS and fighting games, and you'll notice a tremendous difference from input ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • I'm a very competitive gamer, and I didnt realize what I was missing. I play FPS and fighting games, and you'll notice a tremendous difference from input ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • Has a Very Powerful Motor
    3 people agree 7 people disagree
  • I got this for my grandson for video games. He says videos are outstanding and the refresh rate is fantastic... Great design. 144hz monitor great for gaming. ...
    Walmart.com - December 2014
  • I'm a very competitive gamer, and I didnt realize what I was missing. I play FPS and fighting games, and you'll notice a tremendous difference from input ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • ... as a port for a headphones if necessary. It comes with a DVI cable and power cable,. Picture Quality. The wonderful part about gaming with this monitor ...
    Newegg.com - January 2016
  • Has Good Features
    11 people agree 9 people disagree
  • ... priced 24-inch gaming monitor that delivers great performance and some nice features for gamers. Its viewing angles and color accuracy could be better, ...
    PC Mag March 2016
  • Great Price Great Features Responsive Freesync. A bit difficult to set up color preferences Headphonecable rest was not well made.
    Newegg.com - August 2016
  • ... user, I am still giving this monitor 5 Eggs. I was astonished by it's incredible feature set for such a low price. If you've got a newer AMD card then ...
    David - (Newegg.com) April 2016
  • ... specifications... Highly adjustable stand. AMD's FreeSync support. Reasonable price for the Game-oriented features. Multiple connection ports. High Response ...
    monitornerds.com April 2016
  • Has a Powerful Motor
    2 people agree 1 person disagrees
  • ... display port. Built in USB 3 hub. Power supply built in (no annoying power brick) Comes with a standard three prong power cable, full size display port ...
    Newegg.com - March 2016
  • ... liked ViewSonic...So far it has not disappointed me!Would like a better placement on the power on light. Actually would like to see a light to know if ...
    Tea1 - (Bestbuy.com) January 2017
  • Picture Quality

    Asus VG248QE Viewsonic XG2401
    Has a Good Screen
    60 people agree 19 people disagree
  • ... impressed with the VG278HE 27 inch 144hz scr... The ASUS VG248QE 144hz monitor is an excellent screen for 3D gaming. In this regard it is a worthwhile ...
    kitguru.net January 2013
  • Gaming Monitor Roundup 2014 Introduction If you're considering getting a proper display to get your gaming on, you're probably looking at response time ...
    Bit-Tech.net July 2014
  • Every performance-oriented gaming rig needs a speedy display to keep up with cutting-edge GPUs. Asus delivers up to 144 Hz with its VG248QE 24-inch TN-based ...
    tomshardware.co.uk October 2013
  • Every performance-oriented gaming rig needs a speedy display to keep up with cutting-edge GPUs. Asus delivers up to 144 Hz with its VG248QE 24-inch TN-based ...
    tomshardware.com October 2013
  • Has Brilliant Colour Saturation
    49 people agree 29 people disagree
  • This is a great monitor, stunning colors, height, tilt, swivel, and base swivel option make it fit nearly every setup. I wish I had the cash to buy another ...
    Brcoker12 - (Bestbuy.com) September 2017
  • ... ASUS is the best! He uses this monitor for gaming & the graphics & colors are awesome. Very clear & colors are bright reducing eye strain. Games play smoothly ...
    Lily700 - (Bestbuy.com) March 2016
  • ... Amazing Clarity! Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Lightweight. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. 144 Htz Refresh. Matte Finished Display. No Ghosting In Games.
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2013
  • Lightning fast response time. Monitor used for gaming, photo and video editing. Color needs a little tweaking but the gaming is fantastic. Great price ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2014
  • Has a Superb Refresh Rate
    48 people agree 2 people disagree
  • ... sports a 1080p resolution, nVidia 3D Vision support and a 144hz refresh rate for super smooth 3D gaming. We weren’t overly impressed with the VG278HE ...
    kitguru.net January 2013
  • Good monitor, works well for gaming with excellent refresh rate for the price though setting up colour control is a hassle...
    Arc - August 2015
  • ... grandson for video games. He says videos are outstanding and the refresh rate is fantastic... Great design. 144hz monitor great for gaming. Opened up the ...
    Sandyb - (Walmart.com) December 2014
  • ... the second one of these monitors that we add to this system. The refresh rate is fantastic and non-existent blur when running games... 144hz refresh through ...
    Mike34680 - (Walmart.com) December 2014
  • Has an Outstanding Picture Quality
    40 people agree 9 people disagree
  • Superior Image Quality Elegant Design... Adjustable. Sharp Image.
    Loganvane - (Bhphotovideo.com) March 2013
  • ... 144hz though it does come with a dual dvi. Game play is smooth, picture quality is superb and bright, their are about 4 screen settings movie, gaming, ...
    DanielPCbuilder - February 2015
  • ... again asus has hit it out of the park with this monitor. The picture quality is awesome an very crisp. Was easy to set up. The price was excellent an would ...
    Dgaring - (Bhphotovideo.com) December 2015
  • ... absolutely wonderful, especially when it comes to gaming! The picture quality is excellent at 1080p, and significantly cheaper than the 2k or 4K monitors ...
    MajorFuzzy - (Bestbuy.com) December 2016
  • Has Superb Picture Quality
    13 people agree 4 people disagree
  • Bought for my son for Christmas to go with his gaming PC. Loves the graphics...
    Marie - (Bestbuy.com) January 2019
  • My son uses this to play XBOX and other games. He says that the graphics are outstanding and enjoys this monitor...
    JoephO - (Bestbuy.com) January 2016
  • ... good, but I suspect a IPS would yeild better results. Can not find a IPS 3d monitor for 3D Vision 2 and t.
    Walmart.com - December 2014
  • ... Fantastic display, amazing refresh rate and the 3D is smooth with a good graphics card like 600 or 700 series nvidia also the stand is solid as a rock ...
    Newegg.com - June 2013
  • Has a Really Great Video Quality
    10 people agree 4 people disagree
  • ... and has many different functions including splendid video intelligence technology changing the lighting of the screen depending if your playing games, ...
    Gina - January 2014
  • This the best priced 3D monitor in the size range. Has all features I wanted. Sharp and quick display. Easy adjustment. Unlike other reviews, I found the ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • ... and gamed for the first time in 3D. I was using my 980TI 6gb video card to drive a 50" 1080i flatscreen on my wall. The more I gamed on the ASUS 144hz ...
    Newegg.com - July 2015
  • ... Colors. VERY HIGH REFRESH RATE 144HZ Makes for better gaming and better video watching. You can notice the difference when you use this monitor for a while ...
    Walmart.com - December 2014
  • Has a Really Sharp Image
    9 people agree 4 people disagree
  • ... disc included. Amazing Clarity! Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Lightweight. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. 144 Htz Refresh. Matte Finished Display. No Ghosting ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - December 2013
  • This the best priced 3D monitor in the size range. Has all features I wanted. Sharp and quick display. Easy adjustment. Unlike other reviews, I found the ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • This the best priced 3D monitor in the size range. Has all features I wanted. Sharp and quick display. Easy adjustment. Unlike other reviews, I found the ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • This the best priced 3D monitor in the size range. Has all features I wanted. Sharp and quick display. Easy adjustment. Unlike other reviews, I found the ...
    Bhphotovideo.com - March 2014
  • Has Very Clear Images
    6 people agree No people disagree
  • Excellent clarity and well built monitor. Using it for gaming...
    Vicho - (Bestbuy.com) January 2016
  • ... awesome. Very clear & colors are bright reducing eye strain. Games play smoothly with excellent clarity...
    Lily700 - (Bestbuy.com) March 2016
  • Simple Setup! All wires and driver disc included. Amazing Clarity! Adjustable. Easy To Set Up. Lightweight. Sharp Image. Vivid Colors. 144 Htz Refresh. ...
    Djtony - (Bhphotovideo.com) December 2013
  • Great response time and great clarity makes this a gamers perfect monitor!!
    Sparticus36 - (Bestbuy.com) November 2018
  • Has Excellent Contrast
    4 people agree 7 people disagree
  • I bought this monitor primarily because