The VP228QG 21.5" 16:9 FreeSync LCD Monitor from ASUS delivers high image quality within a classic, elegant design, thanks to SplendidPlus and VividPixel technologies, plus a slim profile. It has an anti-glare panel featuring a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 with a 75 Hz refresh rate, Twisted Nematic (TN) technology, support for 16.7 million colors and 72% of the NTSC color gamut, a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio, a static contrast ratio of 1000:1, an ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio of 100,000,000:1, 250 cd/m2 brightness, and a 1 ms (GtG) response time. Using the 170° horizontal and 160° vertical viewing angles, it is possible to watch content from virtually any position.
- 21.5" Twisted Nematic (TN) Panel
- DisplayPort | HDMI | VGA
- 1920 x 1080 75 Hz Native Resolution
- 1000:1 Static Contrast Ratio
Image Quality Meets a Classic Design
The VP228QG 21.5" Full HD monitor with a 100,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, plus ASUS-exclusive SplendidPlus and VividPixel technologies is optimized for fine image and color quality. This approach extends to the sturdy stand and slim profile, while maintaining stability and durability.
100,000,000:1 ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio
A 100,000,000:1 smart contrast ratio dynamically enhances the display's contrast by adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the dark blacks and bright whites.
1 ms Quick Response Time
The ASUS VP228QG eliminates smearing and motion blur thanks to a 1 ms response time. In addition, Adaptive Sync technology eliminates screen tearing and choppy frame rates for even more seamlessly smooth gameplay.
Smooth Visuals with AMD FreeSync
The ASUS VP228QG features Adaptive Sync/FreeSync technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rates to give smooth visuals and gameplay. This can help in first person shooters, racing, real-time strategy, and sports titles. Adaptive Sync/FreeSync works at fresh rates ranging from 48 to 75 Hz.
The ASUS VP228QG features ASUS' exclusive GamePlus hotkey with Crosshair, Timer, FPS Counter, and Display Alignment functions to give you in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game. This function is co-developed with input from pro gamers, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.
ASUS has raised the bar by incorporating some of their proprietary technologies into the ASUS VP228QG to give you a vivid visual experience. The VP228QG features SplendidPlus Video Intelligence Technology that optimizes videos and images by enhancing color brightness, contrast, and sharpness. SplendidPlus features two new modes - Reading and Darkroom - in addition to the Scenery, Standard, Theater, sRGB, and Night View modes. Low-Blue Light and Flicker-free technologies also reduce the strain on your eyes after long periods of use.
Reading creates a comfortable experience as if reading book by adjust the monitor's color temperature and brightness.
Darkroom is a good choice for an environment with soft, ambient light.
Scenery increases the brightness range, introducing more contrast gradations and selectively tweaking color saturation for more lush landscapes.
Theater enhances the contrast and color saturation of the image, delivering livelier and more vivid visuals for greater immersion.
sRGB is meant for viewing graphics.
Game brings out dark, hard-to-see areas while leaving well-lit portions untouched, allowing you to see opponents lurking in obscure corners.
Night View intelligently raises Y-luminance to highlight poorly lit details, capture each scene's beauty in a crisp and vibrant fashion.
Standard delivers clear document viewing and web browsing experiences with optimized color and contrast.
ASUS VividPixel Technology helps enhance image outlines and reduce noise bars for crystal-clear and detail-oriented viewing.
ASUS Blue Light Filter
The TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Blue Light Filter helps protect you from harmful blue light, and you can easily access its four different filter settings via a hotkey. The VP228QG has undergone stringent performance tests and has been certified by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to be flicker-free and to emit low blue light levels. Level 1 is made for normal web browsing, and gives you color reproduction for lifelike visuals with minimal color shift. Level 2 is for when you're viewing photos and videos, giving you a good balance of high image quality. Level 3 gives you the look of paper, making it good for long hours of reading of word processing. Level 4 is made for environments with dam ambient light.
The VP228QG features TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Flicker-Free technology to help reduce flicker for a comfortable viewing experience. This technology helps minimize instances of eyestrain and other damaging ailments, especially when you spend long, countless hours in front of a display watching favorite videos.
- Size: 21.5"
- Screen Area: 18.77 x 10.56" / 476.64 x 268.11 mm
- Panel Type: TN LCD
- Touchscreen: No
- Resolution: 1920 x 1080
- Aspect Ratio: 16:09
- Pixels Per Inch (ppi): 102 ppi
- Finish: Matte
- Maximum Brightness: 250 cd/m2
- Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 100,000,000:1
- Refresh Rate: 75 Hz
- Variable Refresh Technology: FreeSync
- Bit Depth / Color Support: 8-Bit (16.7 Million Colors)
- HDR Compatibility: None
- Color Gamut: 72% NTSC
- Response Time: 1 ms (GtG)
- Viewing Angle (H x V): 170 x 160°
- Dot Pitch: 0.2482 x 0.2482 mm
- Connectivity: 1 x HDMI Input
- HDCP Support: Yes, Version 1.4
- Built-In Speakers: Yes, 2 x 1.5 W
- Power Consumption: 16 W (Typical), 0.5 W (Standby)
- AC Input Power: 100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
- Power Adapter Type: Internal
- Tilt Adjustment: -5 to 20°
- Mounting-Hole Pattern: 100 x 100 mm
- Lock Slot: Yes, Kensington
- Dimensions (W x H x D): 20.2 x 14.7 x 7.9" / 513.0 x 373.0 x 199.4 mm (with Stand), 20.2 x 12.2 x 2.1" / 513.0 x 309.0 x 52.1 mm (without Stand)
- Weight: 7.72 lb / 3.5 kg (with Stand), 6.39 lb / 2.9 kg (without Stand)