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ASUS ROG Swift PG258Q

ASUS ROG Swift PG258Q
alaScore 95

12 reviews

Sep, 2017

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of ASUS ROG Swift PG258Q. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other Monitors for all reviews. Reviewers really like the usability. The design also gets good views, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the price.

design, usability

price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Monitors the ASUS ROG Swift PG258Q is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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Expert review by: Kane Fulton (techradar.com)

Asus ROG Swift PG258Q review

 

This 240Hz monitor is one smooth operator

240Hz refresh rate ; Funky design ; Joystick menu

'Only' 1080p ; TN panel compromises viewing angles

Asus has made its fastest refresh rate monitor yet. The PG258Q goes all the way up to 240Hz, making it a potentially great shout for competitive gamers.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by: Christian Eberle (tomshardware.co.uk)

Asus ROG Swift PG258Q Monitor Review

 

Ever since the original Asus VG248QE was introduced, the race towards higher refresh rates has continued unabated. It seems only recently we saw the first 160Hz screens in our lab. Now Asus has broken new ground with its first 240Hz display, the ROG...

240Hz without overclock ; Excellent ULMB implementation ; High light output ; G-Sync ; OSD joystick ; Styling

Expensive ; Out-of-box color and gamma ; Excessive ghosting at top overdrive setting

Some users may balk at paying a lot of money for a TN monitor, but one look at the PG258Q’s gaming prowess will quickly change their minds. For sheer playability, this display is the finest we’ve reviewed so far. Control response and motion quality are...

May, 2017

Expert review by: John R. Delaney (pcmag.com)

Asus ROG Swift PG258Q

 

The Asus ROG Swift PG258Q is a pricey 25-inch-class monitor that offers a wealth of features for gamers, including an ultra-fast refresh rate and Nvidia's G-Sync technology.

Excellent gaming performance. Very fast refresh rate. Nvidia G-Sync enabled. Fully adjustable stand. Gamer-friendly features.

Expensive. Slightly skewed greens. Limited I/O ports.

The Asus ROG Swift PG258Q is an excellent choice for anyone looking for a midsize monitor with serious gaming chops, but at about $600, it doesn't come cheap. However, it offers the fastest refresh rate available, as well as a speedy pixel response and...

May, 2017

Product Specifications

Certificates

Certification:CB, CCC, CE, CEL level 1, CU, ErP, FCC, J-MOSS, KCC, PSE, RoHS, UL/cUL, VCCI, WEEE, WHQL (Windows 10, Windows 8.1, Windows 7), RCM, TUV Flicker-free , eStandby, TUV Low Blue Light
Energy Star certified:N

Design

Colour of product:Grey

Display

3D:N
Contrast ratio (typical):1000:1
Digital horizontal frequency:30 - 90
Digital vertical frequency:24 - 60
Display:LED
Display brightness:400
Display diagonal:62.2
Display number of colours:16.78 million colours
Display Resolution:1920 x 1080
Display Surface:Matt
Display Technology:TN
Dynamic contrast ratio marketing name:Mega Contrast
HD type:Full HD
HDCP:Y
Native Aspect Ratio:16:9
Response Time:1
Supported graphics resolutions:1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Viewing angle, horizontal:170
Viewing angle, vertical:160

Ergonomics

Cable lock slot:Kensington
Height adjustment:Y
On Screen Display (OSD):Y
On/off switch:Y
Pivot:Y
Pivot angle:0 - 90
Swivel angle range:-50 - 50
Swivelling:Y
Tilt adjustment:Y
Tilt angle:-5 - 20
VESA mounting:Y
VESA mounting interfaces:100 x 100

Multimedia

Built-in Camera:N
Built-in speaker(s):N
TV tuner integrated:N

Packaging Content

Cables included:AC, DisplayPort, HDMI, USB
Quick start guide:Y
Stand included:Y

Performance

AMD FreeSync:N
NVIDIA G-SYNC:Y

Ports & interfaces

Built-in USB hub:Y
DisplayPorts quantity:1
DVI port:N
HDMI ports quantity:1
USB hub version:USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
USB Type-A downstream ports quantity:5

Power

AC input frequency:50/60
AC input voltage:100-240
Power consumption (max):65
Power consumption (off):0.5
Power consumption (PowerSave):0.5

Technical Details

Active display area (W x H):0.283 x 0.28
No flickering:Y

Thin Client

Thin client installed:N

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:72.5
Depth (with stand):253.7
Height :330.6
Height (with stand):503.7
Package depth:239
Package height:443
Package weight:7.9
Package width:661
Weight:3.14
Weight with stand:5.6
Width:564.1
Width (with stand):564.1