The ASUS ROG STRIX XG256Q is now joining the Republic of Gamers monitors line-up. Yes, it lives up to the trend that its predecessor set in terms of looks and performance. This new monitor comes with a great display, fast response, and an affordable price. Let’s take a look at everything this monitor has to offer.
ASUS ROG STRIX XG256Q monitor specifications and features
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This is a 24.5-inch monitor which comes with a fast IPS display. There is also support for HDR400, a fast response time of 1ms, and a 180Hz refresh rate. It also comes with NVIDIA G-Sync, which will help eliminate screen tearing.
To enhance its display refresh rates, it comes with AMD FreeSync which will help frames with proper alignment. This in addition to the NVIDIA G-Sync will help improve the gaming experience. Also, to help reduce strain on the eyes while in use, this monitor uses a blue-light filter technology and has TUV certification.
For connectivity, this new monitor from ASUS comes with the necessary ports to improve gaming and productivity. The available ports are a display port, two HDMI ports, USB 3.0, and a headphone jack. This monitor in a way wishes to be the LG DualUp monitor as it comes with a tripod stand to house a second display on top itself. The tripod can as well hold a webcam for game streaming or attending Microsoft Team or Zoom meetings.
The design of this monitor is a bit rugged looking as it represents what it is, a gaming machine. The hinge on this ROG monitor can go through a series of adjustments. It can increase in height, swivel to either side, rotate 90° in any direction, and tilt forward.
ASUS ROG STRIX XG256Q monitor price and availability
This monitor is available for purchase right now as it is on shelves with various online retailers. It’d ship to any part of the world once purchased from ASUS or any online dealer. It retails for 1,799 yuan (~$266) which is a considerable price for the specifications it offers.