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Asus PA249Q

75

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Asus PA249Q

$499.00
Asus PA249Q
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A multi award winning and good spec 24.1" LCD screen, with alright running costs but representing only average value for money
24.1" 1920 X 1200 Pixels 80000000:1 No May 2013
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Asus PA249Q Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Asus PA249Q number 858 across all PC monitors.
92
Reviews
182 Reviews + 5 Awards
67
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
63
Running Costs
$150 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 96% of buyers recommending this PC monitor to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This Asus PC monitor has running costs of $150 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 5% of all 3,257 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
The PA249Q has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
1920 x 1200 pixels resolution
6-axis independent color adjustment
QuickFit virtual scale function
Picture-in-Picture and picture-by-picture
Customizable OSD shortcuts
Intuitive 5 way navigation key
ASUS exclusive innovation and design
Robust connectivity
Next-generation IPS display technology
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Pre-calibrated right out-of-the box
10-Bit color for smoother gradations
Wide color gamut reproduces 99% of the adobe RGB color space
True color, absolute fidelity: professional pre-calibrated AH-IPS 16:10 1920 x 1200 led-backlit monitor
Ergonomic, award-winning design
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
Slower than average response time

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Asus PA249Q In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $499.00 it is in the most expensive 21% of PC monitors.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Asus PA249Q of £420.99 ($420.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $78.01.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The PA249Q is one of the less economic to run flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the PA249Q will cost $150 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus PA249Q of 24.1" is relatively standard compared to most other LCD screens. It is bigger than 35% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1200 Pixels Resolution

The Asus PA249Q has a maximum display resolution of 1920 x 1200 pixels. That's 11% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The Asus PA249Q's response time of 6ms is in the slowest 20% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the PC displays the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other PC displays, the Asus PA249Q does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Asus PA249Q's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 20% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC screens is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all PC displays is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the Asus PA249Q of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 35% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The Asus PA249Q has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC screens which do not have an audio output.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The Asus PA249Q features Picture-in-Picture support, unlike 95% of PC screens which do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has an HDMI

The Asus PA249Q has an HDMI, which is unusual. 93% of PC screens do not have an HDMI.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

asus 90lm0030b01370, asus com662x6egjfhb, asus 90lm0030b013b0, asus 1920x1200, asus 91rvza00, asus p165650p, pa249q pa249q, asus 91rvzs00, acme pa249q, asus pa249q

Barcodes:

00014444456385, 00044128632316, 00132017756585, 00886227384082, 00886227384099, 04053162935150, 04054843792024, 04716659221487, 04716659384083, 05054484684244, 05054533684249, 08862273840996

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