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Asus VS229 PC Monitor

21.5" 1920 X 1080 80000000:1 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date $60.33 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good owner reviews
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
769 Reviews

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Reviews

Good Owner Reviews

On average, based on 801 owner reviews this flatpanel monitor has an overall owner rating of 86%. 495 reviewers (81% of all reviewers) gave this PC monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

Asus PC Displays Have Good Reviews

Based on 17,144 owner and expert reviews (including 2,848 verified purchases), Asus has good reviews for its flatpanel monitors. Asus also has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands. 96% of those that bought a Asus PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

One hundred and thirty-four people who reviewed it wrote that it was good quality. Three years ago Monreithwitch mentioned on Amazon “The image quality is really clear” in their review of the Asus VS229 and gave the product a rating of 7 stars. Two years ago Miss Roscoe said on Amazon “Exactly what I was looking for! Very nice looking monitor, great quality and can be mounted on a wall frame which is a good bonus” in her review of this PC monitor. Mr J. Seales gave it a rating of 4 stars and he said “I expected an HDMI port because has a 1080p video quality (I assumed it has one).” in his review of this PC monitor.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it was inferior quality. Rexgrant mentioned on Amazon “Let Down with bad Quality control from ASUS” and rated it 6 stars.

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Nice Design

Thirty-six customers considered that the product was good looking. Mr a W Brown wrote on Amazon “I bought two of these to use on my main Dell Studio XPS computer, I have to say I'm pretty happy with them” and rated it 7 stars. Mr Tugulu gave it a score of 8 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Beautiful resolution and display” in his review of this PC monitor. Mr. J. E. Alker gave it a rating of 9 stars and said on Amazon “I am using it as a second monitor and i connected my ps4 up to it as well) the colours are very beautiful” in their review of the Asus VS229.

Three owners who purchased it thought it was smooth. Mark Humphreys wrote in his review of this PC monitor “Playing Fallout 4 the action is very smooth and very clear with loads of detail”. Romayne said two years ago “Monitor works perfectly, clear and smooth”. Last year Jamie mentioned “Despite its size the monitor tilt is very smooth” in his review of this PC monitor.

Three people thought the product was neat. Simon Leigh said “Good price and neat display” and gave it a rating of 7 stars. J. Pettifer wrote “This is a neat computer screen” .

Two customers agreed that the product was well designed. Amazon Customer gave it a score of 8 stars and wrote in their review of the Asus VS229 “Works great, nice simple design, well packaged, cant think of anything wrong with it to be honest”.

One customer who reviewed this PC monitor mentioned that it had a thin frame. Dub gave it a score of 6 stars and wrote on Amazon “Slim profile, thin bezel” in their review of this PC monitor.

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Easy to Use

Twenty-two customers who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was easy to setup. Max mentioned in his review of this PC monitor “3 dead pixels out of box out of 2 million pixels, easy to set up” and scored it 8 stars. Mrs E Mcallister wrote in her review of this PC monitor last year “It was very easy to set up and it does the job perfect” . Two years ago Wildwoods wrote in their review of the Asus VS229 “Super fast delivery very easy to set up and just perfect as my second monitor”.

Twenty owners who reviewed it considered that it was easy to use. Maurice said on Amazon “The Asus VS228 DE is just about as good as it gets! Perfect to use and delivery took only 36 hours - almost too good to be true” in his review of the Asus VS229. Three years ago Linda wrote in her review of the Asus VS229 on Amazon “No annoying software to use like on my syncmaster”. Kad mentioned “Simple to use expect for a minor tweek it was basically plug”.

Ten customers concluded that it was easy to use the menus. Mr. S. Middleton gave it a rating of 6 stars and mentioned in their Asus VS229 review on Amazon “Just remember to change your ps4 to "rgb full" in the ps4 settings otherwise the picture is washed out”. Mr. James A. Carter said “Does however have a good choice of Menu to select how colors on screen appear” in his review of this PC monitor. Linda said on Amazon “Lovely menu system with buttons under screen” and rated the product 9 stars.

Seven owners wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to assemble. Three years ago Linda mentioned “Easy to assemble just twist base on, plug in vga” in her review of this PC monitor. Lynne Lucas wrote “So easy to assemble and easy to hook up to laptop”. Two years ago P. D. Gregory said “These monitors are just perfect for my needs, very good picture, sharp with no dead pixels on either screen (i bought 2 of these) easy to assemble and install” in their review of the Asus VS229.

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Robust

Twenty-four customers mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was well made. Melinda Conroy mentioned on Amazon “Replaced it with a Samsung which has more solid stand and equivalent specs for slightly more money” in her Asus VS229 review and gave it a score of 5 stars. Lolapop gave it a score of 6 stars and said in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “A solid perfomer - straight out of the box”. M and a Hepworth mentioned on Amazon “The build is fantastic with the screen resolutions”.

Eight customers said in their reviews that it was strong and durable. Miss Roscoe she wrote “If it were on something more sturdy it probably wouldn't have this problem”. Three years ago Nabibi mentioned “All in all its a sturdy 27 inch monitor” and gave it a score of 7 stars. Linda mentioned on Amazon “FULL TILT on a very sturdy stand” in her review of this PC monitor and scored it 8 stars.

One owner mentioned in their reviews that the product was reliable. Two years ago Valda Lewis scored it 7 stars and she wrote “Asus is one of my favourite reliable brands”. One customer who purchased it thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Two years ago Jo Norton wrote “Electrician destroyed box so had to buy a converter” and scored it 7 stars.

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Smart TV

Good Connectivity

Six people who reviewed it concluded that it was good in terms of connectivity. Mcmenamb said in their review of this PC monitor “Great connectivity options and screen is very crisp” and gave it a score of 7 stars. R. B. Yates mentioned in their review of the Asus VS229 in April last year “Good connectivity, very pleased with the Asus monitor” . O. Hansen wrote on Amazon “Great picture and good connectivity.”.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

One customer mentioned that the Asus VS229 was good in terms of power usage. Burning Knuckle wrote two years ago “Also add is led, should save alot on energy bills”. One customer concluded that it was good in terms of recycling. Three years ago Dogbone said “Foolishly assuming the quality would be good, I recycled the packaging too soon!”.


Features

Good Technical Features

Three people wrote in their reviews that it had good features. Alex Hunt mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Overall, it’s clearly missing some features and build quality that more expensive monitors have.”. Two years ago Jonathan Mccrum gave it a rating of 4 stars and he mentioned “It has features such as tilt”. Last year Everythingpc wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Auto adjust and Smart View are some the flagship features that Asus decide to cram in here” and gave it a score of 5 stars.


Support

Good Technical Guidance

Three people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor had good technical guidance. M. Lubecki gave the product a rating of 6 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The manual setting is easy enough to operate” in their Asus VS229 review. David Robert Gracey wrote “This product easy to set up and the instruction were easy to find” in his review of this PC monitor.


Audio

Acceptable Noise Level

One owner considered that the Asus VS229 was quiet. Amazon Customer wrote on Amazon “Not quiet as bad and one dead pixel in the centre so if you buy this item check the screen thoroughly” in their review of this PC monitor.


Display

Has an HDCP

The Asus VS229 has an HDCP. Most of the other comparable spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The Asus VS229 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other PC screens of a similar spec and age to this PC display also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Three Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the Asus VS229 is more than most PC monitors of a similar age and type to it. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor. The cables included "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC screen.

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Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Seven customers who reviewed it considered that it was thin. M mentioned in their review of this PC monitor two years ago “The monitor looks great - lovely gloss finish and slim design” and scored the product 7 stars. M. J. Franklin wrote “The viewing angle is so narrow” in their review of this PC monitor. Two years ago Amazon Customer rated it 4 stars and mentioned on Amazon “The monitor looks great and is very thin”.

Six customers who purchased it thought it was lightweight. Ms. Debbie Shirt mentioned on Amazon “Very lightweight and a good size for my son's small bedroom”. Three years ago Kindle Customer said “Very lightweight and was a bit worried when I opened it (2 boxes?”. Kindle Customer also wrote “It's a very lightweight plastic base” in their review.

Three people who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was a good size. Two years ago D.w.hattermann mentioned “A good size monitor”. Hillymountain mentioned “Ideal size for my work”. Greenbookal rated it 6 stars and wrote “Very good monitor, nice size” in their Asus VS229 review.

Two people who purchased it reckoned that it was heavy and bulky. O. Hansen said “I later bought a Viewsonic VP2770 which despite the same screen size is a much heavier beast, twice as expensive, doesn't have speakers” in their review of the Asus VS229. Abbey Adeb' she mentioned on Amazon in April last year “Enjoying good use of this screen despite heavy use by the children for gaming, school homework & whatever else” in her review of the Asus VS229.

One person who reviewed it thought it was compact. O. Hansen wrote in their review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Quite compact on your desk since the base lets it be pushed fairly close to the wall”. One customer thought this PC monitor was thick. Ignatius gave it a rating of 4 stars and said in their review of the Asus VS229 on Amazon last year “The boarder of the screen is too thick”.

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Good Picture Quality

Thirty-three customers who purchased it concluded that it had good picture quality. Mr J. Seales mentioned in his Asus VS229 review on Amazon “The picture quality is good, screen size is optimum for what I was looking for, although I didn't expect it to be bigger than I thought”. Michael Taylor said in his Asus VS229 review “Item as described great picture quality, fantastic price quick delivery, well boxed” and rated the product 7 stars. Kristopher R. wrote “Ridiculously good graphics and value for money”.

Twenty-eight customers who purchased it thought it had good colour saturation. Max said in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “As a gamer it isn't really a major issue for me whether the colours are perfect”. Nickj wrote in their review of the Asus VS229 “A good monitor which produces nice bright and accurate colours after calibration”. Last year Mr Tugulu said “The quality is very high and with a little tinkering the colours are fantastic” in his review of this PC monitor.

Eleven owners who purchased the product thought it had clear images. Mr Dr Sinclair rated the product 9 stars and he wrote on Amazon “Had this for months now, still zero dead pixels and perfect clarity!” in his review of this PC monitor. Mr. P. Miller wrote on Amazon “Just the right size for a home pc - screen clarity is excellent”. Three years ago Martin G. mentioned in his review of this PC monitor “Good clear image and best price I could find!”.

Three people who reviewed this PC monitor wrote that it had a wide viewing angle. M wrote on Amazon “Viewing angle is really good with no apparent dead pixels” and gave it a rating of 8 stars. S. Rogers mentioned two years ago “Really great monitor, sharp, bright and no viewing angle problems” in their review of this PC monitor and rated it 8 stars. Alex Hunt mentioned on Amazon “Lovely viewing angle – much better than the laptop I have it plugged into” and gave it a rating of 9 stars.

Two owners mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor had a good refresh rate. Razak mentioned “60fps is still the ideal gaming refresh rate which is fine”. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “High quality, good refresh rate, easy to assemble” in their Asus VS229 review.

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Poor Sound Quality

Two people said in their reviews that it did not have good sound quality. Radiolite mentioned in their review of the Asus VS229 “Sound quality from the speakers is not great (I have yet to hear of a monitor that does have incredible audio quality” . O. Hansen wrote on Amazon “I would have been happy with a replacement with working speakers, although I understand that the speaker quality isn't the best anyway”.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this PC screen was released.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers asus 90lme9201q02211c, asus 90lme9001q02211c, asus led1920x1080, asus 1920x1080, asus vs229naw, asus vs229daw, asus p213361p, asus 9tpxzs00, asus 9tpxza00, asus vs229hr, asus vs229hv, asus 250cdm2, asus vs229hp
Barcodes 00886227814886, 04053162744936, 04053162744950, 04712900113990, 04716659814887, 04716659979067, 04716659979074

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