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Asus PB258Q

$400.13
Asus PB258
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A good spec and award winning 25" flatpanel monitor, with low running costs but representing only average value for money
25" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 100000000:1 No Mar 2015
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Asus PB258 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Asus PB258 number 349 across all PC monitors.
96
Reviews
157 Reviews + 2 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
73
Running Costs
$63 Over 5 Years
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has brilliant user reviews with 97% of buyers recommending this PC display to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors 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 $63 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
The PB258 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Concept to creation
True-to-life visuals
Made for work and play
Extensive connectivity
Protect your eyes with ASUS eye care technology
ASUS blue light filter
ASUS exclusive innovation and user-friendly design
QuickFit virtual scale (pantent-pending)
Designed with you in mind
Does not have a built-in USB hub

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $279.99 on eBay 84 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 56% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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Asus PB258 In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The average running cost of the PB258 is $63 over 5 years based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the Asus PB258 is 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most common resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Asus PB258 of 25" is in the biggest 35% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The response time of the Asus PB258 of 5ms is pretty standard compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the slowest 70% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The Asus PB258's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 93% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The Asus PB258's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 69% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature. The average horizontal viewing angle of all LCD screens is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Asus PB258 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the Asus PB258 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Game Mode

The Asus PB258 has a game mode, unlike 92% of PC monitors which do not have a game mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

info 90lm01b0b01470, info 2560x14405ms, asus 2560x1440, asus 350cdm2, asus pb258q, info pb258q

Barcodes:

00886227951581, 04053162792258, 04716659918097, 04716659951582

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