In Short Asus has achieved its goal of creating a very attractive series of monitors in the Asus Designo MS range, but there are too many shortfalls to justify the price tag. We found Standard mode was the best compromise for most uses, including photo editing. This is fine if you’re planning on using it as a second screen for a laptop, but as a main PC monitor, you may find that it’s too low. The display itself is somewhere just above average. Similarly there are no USB ports, unlike on some competing monitors. Specifications 23in screen size, 1,x1, resolution, DVI:
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What truly makes the Designo series stand out, or not as the case may be, is the ‘unique spherical ring stand featuring Ergo-Fit Technology’. Ian Williams 13 January Tweet. Microsoft is rolling out its WhatsApp clone, Kaizala, worldwide. It’s fairly easy to navigate, but as with most touch-sensitive controls, they’re not as responsive as proper buttons and, as there’s nothing tactile, you can’t operate them without looking where your fingers are pressing. Presumably to help keep the size and weight down, Asus opted not to embed speakers into the monitor, but there is a headphone and audio out jack on the back if you want to use that to grab the audio coming over HDMI.
Unless you’re won over by the looks and don’t mind the high pricethe Philips is the better choice for anyone wanting a 23in full HD monitor.
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While the results were perfectly satisfactory, we were expecting something a bit more impressive from a display that’s clearly designed to be a high-end product. A small external power supply is a slight annoyance, partly because it adds cable clutter, but also because it’s small enough qsus lose.
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However, reasonable isn’t good enough for a monitor that costs this much. Colours tended to be a little undersaturated and contrast isn’t the best we’ve seen but, in general, image quality was reasonable. What the marketing spin means is that rather than a traditional foot and column seen in most monitors, the screen leans back on a rather odd plastic circle.
First, it means that there is no height adjustment; instead you have to adjust the monitor’s tilt angle, which we aasus ourselves doing constantly in order to get the best view. The native resolution of x is pretty standard for a inch display, but this being a high-end version we would have preferred to see this bumped up to x, although as we said it’s pretty unusual for a screen of this size to support that resolution.
We found Standard ms2366h was the best compromise for most uses, including photo editing. The subtle edges and disappearing touch-sensitive buttons make the unit very attractive, although we would have preferred a slightly smaller bezel along the sides to help minimise the gap when using two together side by side. The display itself is somewhere just above average.
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It has a glossy black bezel with a similarly reflective white rear and is supported by a circular black stand. Clearly Asus has decided that since monitors now take pride of place on most people’s desks they should stop with all this conformity nonsense and start looking the part.
A great-looking 23in display, but it’s let down by annoying touch-sensitive controls and distinctly average image quality.
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Another case of form over function are the touch-sensitive controls. Download now to learn more. Where the entire series does fall short is in the lack of connectors.
All feature a contrast ratio of 50, Next to the power button are five white circles. Clearly a lot of thought has gone into the chassis. Resources Data Strategy Spotlight Newsletters. But what really needs to auss considered when exploring a solution? The monitor itself rests directly on the desk, meaning it sits much lower than most displays.