Asus announces three giant HDR gaming monitors
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Asus has announced a trio of ROG Strix XG-branded gaming monitors, all with large VA panels, FreeSync 2 support, and DisplayHDR certification.
The XG438Q is a huge 43-inch 4K monitor with DisplayHDR 600 and a 120Hz refresh rate. With two 10-watt stereo speakers built in, its more like a gaming-focused TV than a traditional PC display youll need a pretty big desk if you want to sit in front of this with a mouse and keyboard.
The XG49VQ, meanwhile, features a 49-inch ultra-ultra-wide 32:9 3840 x 1080 panel, which if you do the math basically amounts to sticking two regular 27-inch 1080p monitors side by side. That means the pixel density wont be great, especially when you consider that Samsung, Dell, and Philips have all introduced…