ASUS ROG Strix XG248Q Monitor Review
Today we are reviewing one unique gaming product from ASUS, the Republic of Gamers (ROG) Strix XG248Q, a 24-inch gaming grade monitor. The ASUS ROG XG248Q Monitor features Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) resolution at 240 Hz refresh-rate with support for G-SYNC as well as FreeSync, 1 ms (GTG) response time, and 400 cd/mÂ² maximum brightness making ASUS ROG Strix XG248Q Monitor perfect fit for eSports and first-person shooters type games.
Now let's see what this ASUS ROG XG248Q Monitor has more to offer.
- 60.45cms 23.8-inch Full HD gaming monitor with a 240Hz native refresh rate for fluid gameplays
- Certified as G-SYNC Compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR (variable refresh rate) by default.
- Ultra-fast 1ms response time and Adaptive-Sync to eliminate motion blur and tearing for super-smooth gameplay
- ROG Strix XG Series gaming monitors feature ASUS Aura Sync lighting on the back and a customizable light signature projection for gaming-inspired aesthetics
- VESA wall-mountable to save on desktop space plus ergonomically-designed stands with full tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment
240HZ REFRESH RATE FOR THE FASTEST GAMEPLAY
ROG Strix XG248Q's astonishing 240Hz native refresh rate makes it twice as fast as conventional 120Hz monitors. You'll experience amazingly fluid gaming visuals, giving you the upper hand in first-person shooters, racing, real-time strategy and sports titles. It's all action and no breaks!
CERTIFIED NVIDIA G-SYNC COMPATIBLE
ROG Strix XG248Q has been certified as G-SYNC Compatible, delivering a seamless, tear-free gaming experience by enabling VRR by default on NVIDIA GeForce GTX 10-Series and NVIDIA GeForce RTX 20-Series graphics cards.
ASUS-EXCLUSIVE EXTREME LOW MOTION BLUR TECHNOLOGY
ROG Strix XG248Q features the latest ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur technology, which achieves 1ms MPRT to eliminate smearing and motion blur, and makes objects in motion look sharper, so gameplay is more fluid and responsive.
ADAPTIVE-SYNC (FREESYNCâ„¢) TECHNOLOGY FOR SMOOTH GAMEPLAY
Adaptive-Sync (FreeSyncâ„¢) technology delivers the smoothest, fastest, and most breathtaking gaming visuals imaginable by eliminating screen tearing and choppy frame rates, and by minimizing display stutter and input lag. ROG Strix XG248Q gives you seamless, lag-free visuals when playing the latest fast-paced first-person-shooters, sports, or action-adventure games.
ASUS AURA SYNC LIGHTING
ROG Strix XG Series gaming monitors feature ASUS Aura Sync lighting on the back. It offers several lighting modes to provide a cool and stylish backdrop to any gaming setup.
CUSTOMIZABLE LIGHT SIGNATURE
Light Signature lets you create and customize ROG Strix XG248Q's light-projection* effects. It includes two ROG logo covers and one blank covers that you can use to create customized, unique light projections to enhance your desktop surface.
Strix XG248Q features a super narrow design, making it the ideal solution for almost-seamless multi-display setups. Build the ultimate battle station, and enjoy total immersion!
ROG Strix XG248Q features the ASUS-exclusive GamePlus hotkey with in-game enhancements that help you get more out of your game. This function is co-developed with input from pro gamers, allowing them to practice and improve their gaming skills.
ASUS-EXCLUSIVE DISPLAYWIDGET SOFTWARE
DisplayWidget is an intuitive software utility that lets users tweak settings or configure ASUS GameVisual, App Syncâ„¢, and Blue Light Filter. Adjustments to these utilities can be made via the On Screen Display (OSD) menu or the navigational joystick, but ASUS DisplayWidget makes accessing and using these various settings much faster and easier.
ROG Strix XG248Q reduces onscreen flicker to give you a more comfortable gaming experience. This minimizes eye strain during marathon gaming sessions.
ROG Strix XG248Q features a stand that's ergonomically designed to offer extensive swivel, tilt, and height adjustment â€” so you can always attain that ideal viewing angle.
ASUS XG248Q Monitor comes in a big box securely packaged with product image line-out and model name on front and the back of the box.
Inside the box
ASUS XG248Q is one big 23.8 inch LCD Sized monitor with HDMI(v2.0) x2, DisplayPort 1.2 connectivity along with 3.5mm mini headphone jack â€Žâ€Žâ€Ž. Monitor also supports USB3.0 hub
Installing base stand
Monitor provides easy adjustment of height and preferred viewing angle
|CPU||AMD RYZEN 2700X|
|Board||AORUS X370 |
|RAM||4 X 4GB Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000Mhz|
|SSD||Corsair NEUTRONXTi 480GB SSD / NEUTRONNX500 400GB SSD |
|Cooler||Thermaltake Custom LCS|
|GFX||AMD RX Vega 64|
|PSU||Cooler Master V1200|
|OS||Windows 10 |
Installation was very easy, connected the power cable and Display port cable to the PC. Open the Advance display setting and select 240Hx refresh rate mode.
Playing games on ASUS ROG XG248Q 240Hz Monitor feels very good and offers a smooth game play experience with no screen tearing and no still-frames during entire game play.
- Great looks and nice attractive design
- 240Hz native refresh rate
- Certified for G-SYNC as well as FreeSync
- Easy Setup and Good ergonomics
- Ultra-fast 1ms response
- ASUS Aura Sync lighting
At conclusion we like to say that, ASUS ROG Strix XG248Q Monitor is one of the best Full HD 24 inch gaming monitor with a 240Hz native refresh rate, 1ms response time and delivers a seamless, tear-free silky-smooth gameplay giving ultra-realistic gaming experience. Makes ASUS ROG Strix XG248Q Monitor worthy of our PC TeK Reviews Excellence Award.