Asus VN247 vs Asus VN248

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Asus VN247
Asus VN248

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Faster response time Edit
The Asus VN247 has a response time of 1msms, but the Asus VN248 is a 5msms response time PC monitor (4ms slower). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Considerably better user reviews
The average user review score of the Asus VN247 is 91%, however the average rating of the Asus VN248 is 75% (based on 253 reviews).
5 Reasons For
Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The Asus VN248 is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Asus VN247 (178°°).
8° wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Asus VN248 has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°°, but the Asus VN247 is only a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
A little bigger display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN248 has a display diagonal of 60.5cmcm, but the Asus VN247 is only a 59.9cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (0.6cm smaller).
$67 cheaper
The Asus VN248 costs $122.50, whereas the Asus VN247 is $189.00.
Available from 13 shops
The more stores stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst stores to keep prices low.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
12% narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Asus VN247 has a vertical viewing angle of 160°°, however the Asus VN248 is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Asus VN247 is a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the Asus VN248 (178°°).
Smaller display diagonal Edit
The Asus VN247 is a 59.9cmcm display diagonal PC monitor. That's 0.6cm smaller than the Asus VN248 (60.5cmcm).
More expensive by $67
The Asus VN247 is $66.50 more expensive than the Asus VN248.
Less retailers
The Asus VN247 is only stocked by 1 store, whereas the Asus VN248 is stocked by 14 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of shops reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.
Older by eight months
The Asus VN247 is eight months older than the Asus VN248.
2 Reasons Against
80% slower response time Edit
The Asus VN248 is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Asus VN247 (5msms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

A lot Lower user review Score
The Asus VN248 only has an average user rating of 75%, but the Asus VN247 has an average user rating of 91% (based on 539 reviews).

Awards

2 Awards
kitguru.net: Worth Buying
moddingmx.com: Silver
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

50 months Ago 42 months Ago

Display

Screen Size
23.6" 23.6"
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 80000000:1
BEST
 80000000:1
Display Type
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
Graphics Resolution
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Video Mode
 1080p
BEST
 1080p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Digital Vertical Frequency
50 - 75 55 - 75
Digital Horizontal Frequency
24 - 83 30 - 80
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Vertical Scan Range
50 - 75 Unknown - Click to provide data
Horizontal Scan Range
24 - 83 Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Pitch
0.2715 x 0.2715 0.2745 x 0.2745
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
160° 178°
BEST
Horizontal Viewing Angle
170° 178°
BEST
Display Diagonal
59.9cm 60.5cm
BEST
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 250 cd/m²
Response Time
1ms
BEST
5ms
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
1 1
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 2
DVI-D Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 1
DVI Port

Multimedia

Audio System
Unknown - Click to provide data Stereo
RMS Rated Audio Power
4W 4W
Loudspeaker
2 2

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Windows Operating System
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64
 Windows 7 Starter
 Windows 7 Home Basic
 Windows 7 Ultimate
 Windows 8
 Windows 8 Pro
 Windows 8 Enterprise
 Windows 7 Starter x64
 Windows 7 Home Basic x64
 Windows 7 Home Premium
 Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 Windows 7 Professional
 Windows 7 Professional x64
 Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 Windows 8 Enterprise x64

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 -5 - 20

Power

Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
0.5W 0.5W
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W 0.5W
Typical Power Consumption
35W 23W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
0.5W 0.5W
Average Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5W

Certificates

Certification
 RoHS
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
 RoHS
 TCO
 TCO 5.0
EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.8kg
BEST
6.1kg
Packaging Height
478mm 476mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
128mm
BEST
130mm
Packaging Width
602mm
BEST
610mm
Weight With Stand
3.7kg Unknown - Click to provide data
Height With Stand
394.9mm 393mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
194.2mm 194.2mm
Width With Stand
548.6mm
BEST
554.5mm
Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 4.1kg
Height
43.2mm 393mm
Depth
322.3mm 194.2mm
Width
548.6mm 554.5mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC
 VGA
 HDMI
 DVI
 AC

Other Features

Product Included
1pc(s) Unknown - Click to provide data
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