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ASUS ROG Swift PG248Q, new gaming monitor with 180 Hz

ASUS Republic of Gamers has announced the availability of ROG Swift PG248Q, a monitor specifically designed for racing video game, chosen as the official monitor of ESL ONE Cologne in 2016 and The International in 2016.

Asus ROG Swift PG248Q is a 24-inch gaming monitor with Full HD resolution (1,920 x 1,080) in 16: 9 format and refresh rate overclockable to 180 Hz available when using a NVIDIA GeForce 1060 GTX graphics card or higher. The response time is 1 ms, while the NVIDIA G-Sync technology ensures the elimination of the defects such as tearing and stuttering.

The ROG family then monitor supports NVIDIA 3D Vision and LightBoost technology that allows you to enjoy 3D images brighter without increasing the power consumption. The active hotkey ASUS GamePlus, then, a number of improvements during the game, such as overlapping on the screen of the cross hairs, timer functions, a counter FPS (Frames Per Second), and a function for the display alignment.

Asus - ROG SWIFT PG248Q 24" 3D LED HD GSync Monitor
Asus – ROG SWIFT PG248Q 24″ 3D LED HD GSync Monitor

Are features found in all the last recent monitor ASUS ROG. The user can select four different viewfinders cross to better adapt to any gaming environment. As for the alignment function, this highlights three alignment lines in the four corners of the monitor, avoiding the need for attempts when a configuration is used with multiple displays.

GameVisual – directly accessible via a dedicated button – it offers six preset display modes (Scenery, Racing, Cinema, RTS / RPG, FPS, and sRGB). Asus ROG Swift PG248Q includes various connectivity options such as DisplayPort 1.2, HDMI and two USB 3.0 ports with the option of fast charging of mobile devices.

The Ultra-Low Blue Light technology offers four different settings of the blue-light filter, accessible from the OSD (On-Screen Display) using a joystick to five positions while the Flicker-Free technology also reduces flickering to ensure the best user experience in marathon gaming sessions.

Together, these two technologies can reduce eye strain caused by prolonged use of the monitor and that won him the relevant certificates issued by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, international benchmark for safety and certification.

The frame of the ROG solution is thin and there is the possibility of wall mounting according to VESA standards. The pedestal ensures ergonomics and offers large possibilities tilt, swivel and height adjustment. Finally, we also have special features for cable management.

The Asus ROG Swift PG248Q monitor is available at a recommended price of $449.99. Below is a list of technical specifications.

ASUS Republic of Gamers Swift PG248Q
Panel size (diagonal) 24″ (61 cm); 16:9 widescreen
Backlight / type WLED / TN
Resolution DisplayPort: 19,20 x 1,080 (overclockable with a refresh rate of 180Hz)

HDMI: 1,920 x 1,080 (refresh rates up to 60Hz)

Pixel pitch 0.276mm
maximum brightness 350 cd/m²
Contrast 1000:1
Viewing angle CR ≧ 10) 170° (H) / 160° (V)
display colors 16.7 million (8-bit)
Answer time 1 ms (gray-to-gray)
display technology NVIDIA G-SYNC
NVIDIA Ultra Low Motion Blur
NVIDIA 3D Vision
NVIDIA 3D LightBoost
ASUS exclusive features 5-way joystick OSD
ASUS GamePlus hotkey (Crosshair, Timer, FPS counter, and display Alignment overlay)
ASUS GameVisual hotkey (First Person Shooter / RTS / RPG / Racing / sRGB / Cinema / Standard modes)
Technology Eye Care Low Blue Light (TÜV Rheinland Certificate)

Flicker-Free (TÜV Rheinland)

Input / Output 1 x DisplayPort 1.2
1 x HDMI (v1.4)
2 x USB 3.0
Headphone Jack
Frequency digital signal HDMI: 30 ~ 90KHz (H) / 24 ~ 60Hz (V)
DisplayPort (Normal): 67 ~ 166KHz (H) / 30 ~ 144Hz (V)
DisplayPort (overclocked): 67 ~ 212KHz (H) / 30 ~ 180Hz (V )
Ergonomics Tilt: + 20° ~ -5°
Rotation: + 60° ~ -60°
Regulations height: yes (0 ~ 120 mm)
Pivot: 90 ° (clockwise)
Compatible VESA 100 x 100 mm
Super narrow bezel design
Intelligent Management cable
Dimensions X 561.6 (418.2 ~ 538.2) x 237.9mm (W x H x D)
Weight 6.6 kg (estimated)
Asus - ROG SWIFT PG248Q 24' 3D LED HD GSync Monitor - Black
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