Asus has announced the ROG Strix XG259QNS, a new high-performance gaming monitor designed for eSports players. It has a refresh rate of 380 Hz and a GtG response time of 0.3 ms for a smooth, blur-free image. So let’s dive into its details.
Technical specifications of Asus ROG Strix XG259QNS
The centerpiece of the XG259QNS is a 24.5-inch IPS panel with Full HD (1920 x 1080) resolution. This panel has a brightness of 400 nits, a contrast ratio of 1000:1, and 178-degree viewing angles. In addition, it covers 110% of the sRGB color gamut and supports HDR10 for improved color accuracy and dynamic range.
In terms of functionality, the monitor offers a range of features designed to enhance gaming performance. It supports AMD FreeSync Premium technology to eliminate screen tearing, ELMB technology to reduce motion blur, and Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) to synchronize the image between the monitor and graphics card.
The stand offers a wide range of adjustments for optimal comfort, including a swivel range of +45° to -45° and a tilt range of +90° to -90°. In addition, the stand allows for height adjustment up to 120 mm and also supports VESA wall mounting for added flexibility.
Connectivity options include DisplayPort 1.4, two HDMI 2.0 ports, two USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A ports, and a 3.5mm headphone jack, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of devices.
In terms of pricing and availability, ASUS has not yet provided official information about the ROG Strix XG259QNS. However, given that it has similar specs to the XG259QN model, which is currently sold in the US for around $449, we can expect the price of the new model to be similar.