Asus has unveiled the ROG Strix XG259QNS, a powerful gaming monitor designed specifically for competitive esports players. With its impressive 380Hz refresh rate and 0.3ms GtG response time, it promises to deliver smooth and blur-free visuals, making it an ideal choice for gamers looking for a high-performance display.
Asus ROG Strix XG259QNS specifications
The highlight of the XG259QNS is its 24.5-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS panel. Boasting a brightness of 400 nits, a 1000:1 contrast ratio, and 178-degree viewing angles, this panel ensures vibrant and immersive visuals. Moreover, it covers 110% of the sRGB color gamut and supports HDR10 for enhanced color accuracy and dynamic range.
Enhanced gaming performance
In terms of functionality, the monitor offers a range of features to enhance gaming performance. It supports AMD FreeSync Premium to eliminate screen tearing, ELMB technology to reduce motion blur, and variable refresh rate (VRR) for synchronized visuals between the monitor and graphics card. These features work together to provide a seamless and immersive gaming experience.
Optimal comfort and flexibility
The stand of the ROG Strix XG259QNS allows for a wide range of adjustments to ensure optimal comfort during long gaming sessions. It offers a swivel range of +45° to -45° and a pivot range of +90° to -90°. Additionally, the stand allows for increased height adjustment of up to 120mm and supports VESA wall mounting, providing added flexibility in positioning the monitor.
The monitor offers a variety of connectivity options to accommodate different devices. It includes a DisplayPort 1.4, two HDMI 2.0 ports, two USB 3.2 Gen1 Type-A ports, and a 3.5mm headphone jack. This ensures compatibility with a wide range of gaming consoles, PCs, and other devices.
Pricing and availability
As of now, Asus has not released official details regarding the pricing and availability of the ROG Strix XG259QNS. However, based on its similarities to the XG259QN model, which currently retails for around $449 in the US, it is reasonable to expect a similar price point for the new model as well.