ASUS has presented three new monitors with 27″ TN panels that focuses on large surface for little money. ASUS has given two of the models LED backlighting, but the entire trio sports 1920 x 1080 pixel resolution and a load video inputs, including DisplayPort.
ASUS VK278Q and VE278Q are the top models sporting LED technology and dynamic contrast ratio of 10,000,000:1. Both monitors have integrated 3 watt speakers and the first also houses a 2 MP web camera. ASUS VK278Q costs around 350€ while VE278Q costs around 330€.
ASUS VE276Q settles for regular CCFL backlighting and more shy contrast ratio of 100,000:1. It has no web camera, but the same response time, 2ms (GtG) and DisplayPort, HDMI, DVI and D-Sub inputs. The price is around 330€.