ASUS and ROG announced during CES 2022 their latest lineup of monitors for gamers, creative professionals, mobile business users, work-from-home employees and remote students.
ROG continues to push the boundaries of display technology, and new ROG gaming displays are in abundance at CES 2022. Models available today include the ROG Swift OLED PG42UQ and PG48UQ, the world’s first 42" and 48ʺ OLED gaming monitor with anti-glare Micro-texture coating.
For creative professionals, ASUS ProArt display offerings include PA169CDV, the world’s first portable monitor that’s PANTONE® Validated and Calman Verified for dual certification. PA169CDV also includes Wacom EMR technology. In addition, there’s ProArt Display OLED PA16DC, a 15.6-inch 4K (3840 x 2160) HDR OLED monitor, and ProArt Display PA348CGV, a 34-inch 21:9 UWQHD (3440 x 1440) flat display featuring 120 Hz variable frame rate.
Those who want to work or relax on the go will be thrilled by ZenScreen Go MB16AWP wireless portable monitor with a high-capacity battery. In addition, there’s ZenScreen Ink MB14AHD, a 14-inch IPS panel with dual touch functionality, 10-point touch sensitivity and an active stylus for writing.
ASUS BE24ECSNK is a 23.8-inch FHD (1920 x 1080) IPS monitor loaded with features that make it ideal for remote work or learning. It includes a 2-megapixel (MP) FHD webcam and mic array.
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ROG Swift OLED PG42UQ and PG48UQ
During the ASUS CES 2022, the new ROG Swift OLED monitor range includes the 42-inch Swift OLED PG42UQ and the immersive 48-inch Swift OLED PG48UQ. the world’s first OLED gaming monitors to feature an anti-glare Micro-texture coating. Both displays are able to showcase stunning 4K visuals at 120 Hz, and make full use of OLED technology features such as 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio, 0.1 ms response time, plus true 10-bit color and 98% DCI-P3 color coverage. These displays are also factory pre-calibrated to Delta E<2 color accuracy.
Unlike other OLED displays, ROG Swift OLED-series monitors feature the new anti-glare Micro-texture coating on the panel surface to reduce glare, allowing viewers to see more precise onscreen colors. These displays also boast a unique thermal solution with a custom heatsink and internal airflow layout designed to optimize heat exchange, keeping operating temperatures below 50˚ C (up to 16% lower than competitor models) while reaching peak brightness of 900 nits 1 .
The Swift OLED displays include HDMI® 2.1 FRL to offer gamers full 48 Gbps bandwidth to support native 4K 120 Hz visuals without chroma subsampling. Console gamers can also take advantage of variable-refresh-rate technology and an auto-low-latency mode for super-smooth, lag-free gaming visuals. In addition, the Swift OLED displays have an array of connectivity features including two HDMI 2.1 and two HDMI 2.0 ports, DisplayPort™ 1.4 and a USB hub.
ASUS ProArt Display PA169CDV
ASUS CES 2022 monitors presents its ProArt lineup first with the ProArt Display PA169CDV, a 15.6-inch 4K UHD IPS portable monitor that includes Wacom EMR technology for compatibility with the bundled ProArt Pen. Built for professional creatives, it offers stunning 4K resolution and targets the DisplayHDR 400 standard. Its innovative design includes two kickstands for versatile use — the upper kickstand tilts PA169CDV slightly to make drawing or sketching easy, while the lower kickstand props it up to an ideal angle for use as a secondary display.
PA169CDV is PANTONE Validated and Calman Verified, making it the first portable monitor thatʹs dual certified. It is factory pre-calibrated to Delta E < 2 color difference, and features 10-bit color, 100% sRGB and 100% Rec.709 color gamut to provide users with great color accuracy and high-quality drawing experiences.
ProArt Pen uses Wacom EMR technology to provide a natural handwriting feel. The lightweight pen is battery-free and is compatible with ASUS Dial 2 , giving users shortcuts when working with supported Adobe software 3 for a smoother workflow.
ASUS ProArt Display OLED PA16DC
ASUS ProArt Display OLED PA16DC is a 15.6-inch 4K (3840 x 2160) HDR OLED monitor designed for on-set use. It offers 10-bit color, exceptional Delta E < 1 color accuracy, covers 100% DCI-P3 color space and has a 1,000,000:1 contrast ratio to provide the deepest black and the brightest white hues.
OLED PA16DC targets the DisplayHDR 400 True Black specification and includes ASUS Smart HDR technology to support multiple HDR formats and PQ curves. A built-in colorimeter provides effortless calibration experiences to help ensure long-term color accuracy. The display has a hood designed to reduce reflections and incudes two different stands to fit diverse scenarios.
ASUS ProArt Display PA348CGV
ASUS ProArt Display PA348CGV is a 34-inch, 21:9 UWQHD (3440 x 1440) display that is pre-calibrated for Delta E < 2 color accuracy. It is Calman Verified and features a 120 Hz variable frame rate to provide smooth 2D or 3D rendering.
An ergonomic design allows users to easily adjust the monitor for a better viewing angle. It includes a traditional monitor stand as well as a C-clamp desk mount 4 for users looking to maximize desk space.
PA348CGV features a DisplayPort, two HDMI ports, and a full-function USB-C that offers signal, data transfer and 90-watt power delivery. The monitor itself can also double as a USB hub.
ASUS ZenScreen Go MB16AWP
ASUS ZenScreen Go MB16AWP is a 15.6-inch Full HD IPS wireless portable monitor with an anti-glare surface. Built-in WiFi eliminates the need for cables, allowing users to stream videos and movies from their smartphones, or conduct presentations via a laptop or other device. It has a 7800 mAh battery that provides up to 3.5 hours of use.
An integrated G-sensor enables an Auto-rotation function by automatically sensing the display’s orientation to switch between landscape and portrait modes. ZenScreen Go has a new fold-out kickstand design that offers easy tilt adjustments to ensure comfortable viewing angles. In addition, it includes two USB Type-C ports, mini HDMI and an earphone jack. A ¼-inch thread socket at the bottom of the monitor is compatible with standard tripod stands, helping users save desktop space if preferred.
ASUS ZenScreen Ink MB14AHD
ASUS ZenScreen Ink MB14AHD is a 14-inch IPS panel that offers 10-point touch and an active stylus for writing. An integrated kickstand enables variable scenarios in the office, at home or outdoors. The stylus supports Microsoft Pen Protocol (MPP) 2.0, and offers highly precise, 4096-level pressure sensitivity and low latency for exceptional writing experiences.
ASUS BE24ECSNK is a 23.8-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS monitor with an integrated 2 MP FHD (1920 x 1080) webcam and mic array, making it ideal for videoconferencing and remote learning via Microsoft Teams, Webex, Google Meet, Zoom or other popular applications. The built-in webcam offers tilt (-10°, +10°) and swivel (-135°, +180°) adjustments, allowing users to ensure they stay in frame, no matter their position.
BE24ECSNK also features dual microphones with exclusive AI-powered noise-cancelation technology that eliminates almost all background noise to provide the best communication experiences. In addition, the built-in webcam includes Face Auto Exposure technology that automatically detects faces and optimizes images for better videoconferencing experiences.
Extensive connectivity options include DisplayPort-over-USB-C with 80-watt power delivery, DisplayPort in and out for daisy-chain support, an HDMI port, RJ45 for wired Ethernet connection, 4-port USB 3.2 Gen 1 hub and two 2-watt stereo speakers. Its USB-C port allows for simple one-cable docking. It also features a 150 mm height-adjustable ergonomic stand with swivel (±180°), pivot (±90°) and tilt (–5°~ +35°).
Free Adobe Creative Cloud subscription
Adobe® products are central to creative work in many industries. ASUS has partnered with Adobe to empower creative workflows with the renowned Creative Cloud® suite of apps and services. Every purchase of a ProArt Display PA169CDV, PA348CGV or OLED PA16DC in select regions includes a free three-month subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud (worth up to US$238.47). Every purchase of an ROG Swift OLED PG42UQ or PG48UQ, ZenScreen Ink MB14AHD or ZenScreen Go MB16AWP, or purchase of an ASUS BE24ECSNK in select regions includes a free one-month subscription to Adobe Creative
Cloud. This gives creators access to over 20 apps, including Photoshop®, Premiere® Pro and After Effects®, along with 100 GB of cloud storage.
The Creative Cloud subscription can be applied to a new or existing account and can be redeemed via the registration site. The redemption period ends November 15, 2022. For full details, visit https://www.asus.com/content/asus-offers-adobe-creative-cloud/.
AVAILABILITY & PRICING
ASUS and ROG CES 2022 presented monitors will be available in the Philippines soon this year. Stay tuned on ASUS and ROG PH social media pages for updates.