Asus announces its 2019 ROG Strix XG lineup of gaming monitors at the CES 2019

7 January 2019, 10:17:10

Asus announces its 2019 ROG Strix XG lineup of gaming monitors at the CES 2019Asus used the CES 2019 to present its lineup of ROG Strix XG gaming monitors for 2019. Each of the three models supports AMD's FreeSync 2 HDR which delivers smoother gameplay below the variable refresh range using a feature called Low Framerate Compensation. The monitors are also optimized to minimize input lag and remove latency associated with tone mapping. They arrive with the Asus GameFast Input Technology that overlays in-game enhancements on top of the action. With the press of a hotkey, different types of crosshairs are available to improve aiming in first-person shooters that lack a reticle. Other options include a frame rate monitor, an in-game timer, and an alignment tool for multi-monitor setups. The first model from the lineup is the Asus ROG Strix XG438Q - with a 43-inch flat VA panel and a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. The model offers a typical brightness of 600 nits and is certified with the DisplayHDR 600 specification. It covers 90% of the DCI-P3 colour space, and offers 4ms response time and 120Hz refresh rate. It is also equipped with two 10W speakers, DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.0, USB3.0 (Upstream x 1, Downstream x 2), Audio input, Earphone jack. It will go on sale in the spring of 2019.

The second model is the Asus ROG Strix XG49VQ. This is a 49-inch gaming monitor with a flat VA panel, 3840 x 1080 resolution and 144Hz refresh rate. It covers 90% of the DCI-P3 colour space, has 4 ms response time and with a typical brightness of 450 nits, it is DisplayHDR 450 compliant. The model is equipped with two 5W speakers, 2x HDMI 2.0, DPx1 (HDMI & DP support Adaptive-Sync/FreeSync 2 HDR), Earphone Jack, USD B3.0 ports. This monitor will go on sale later this month. Finally, there's the curved Asus ROG Strix XG32VQR gaming monitor with a 31.5-inch display, 2560 x 1440 resolution, 144Hz refresh rate and 4ms GTG response time. The unit covers 94% of the DCI-P3 colour space and has a 450 nits typical brightness making it DisplayHDR 540 compliant. It does not have speakers but is equipped with 2x HDMI 2.0, DP 1.2, 1x HDMI & DP support Adaptive-Sync/FreeSync 2 HDR), Earphone Jack, USB 3.0 ports. The model will be available for purchase later this month.Source

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