The MSI Optix MAG245R breaks cover, complements the Optix MAG275R

1 April 2021, 03:10:43

The MSI Optix MAG245R breaks cover, complements the Optix MAG275RMSI has added a 23.8-inch model to the earlier announced MSI Optix MAG275R. The new gaming monitor - MSI Optix MAG245R - has exactly the same design, features and specifications but all fitted in a smaller form factor. The model has a 23.8-inch FHD IPS display with 144Hz refresh rate, two USB 2.0 Type-A ports, a USB 2.0 Type-B upstream port, and a headphone jack as well. The stand provides full ergonomic options - up to 130 mm height adjustment, -5° to 20° tilt, +/-45° swivel, and +/-90° pivot.

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