ASUS VT229H 21.5" 16:9 Multi-Touch IPS Monitor

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ASUS VT229H 21.5" 16:9 Multi-Touch IPS Monitor
Key Features
  • 21.5" In-Plane Switching Touchscreen
  • 1 x HDMI | 1 x VGA
  • 1920 x 1080 Native Resolution
  • 1000:1 Static Contrast Ratio
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Optimized for Windows 10 and its touchscreen functions that include tap, swipe, slide, pinch/stretch, rotate, 5-point touch, and 10-point touch, the VT229H 21.5" 16:9 Multi-Touch IPS Monitor from ASUS combines a capacitive multi-touch display with panel that has a 7H hardness rating, and a native resolution of 1920 x 1080. It also features In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology, support for 16.7 million colors using 6-bit + FRC, a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio, a static contrast ratio of 1000:1, an ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio of 100,000,000:1, 250 cd/m2 brightness, 102 pixels per inch, and a 5 ms (GtG) response time. Using the 178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles, it is possible to watch content from virtually any position. This display connects to your host system using its HDMI and VGA inputs, and there is also a 3.5mm audio input which can be used in tandem with the dual integrated 1.5W speakers.
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ASUS VT229H Overview

Optimized for Windows 10 and its touchscreen functions that include tap, swipe, slide, pinch/stretch, rotate, 5-point touch, and 10-point touch, the VT229H 21.5" 16:9 Multi-Touch IPS Monitor from ASUS combines a capacitive multi-touch display with panel that has a 7H hardness rating, and a native resolution of 1920 x 1080. It also features In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology, support for 16.7 million colors using 6-bit + FRC, a widescreen 16:9 aspect ratio, a static contrast ratio of 1000:1, an ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio of 100,000,000:1, 250 cd/m2 brightness, 102 pixels per inch, and a 5 ms (GtG) response time. Using the 178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles, it is possible to watch content from virtually any position. This display connects to your host system using its HDMI and VGA inputs, and there is also a 3.5mm audio input which can be used in tandem with the dual integrated 1.5W speakers.

ASUS has engineered the VT229H with support for their proprietary QuickFit Virtual Scale and Splendid Video Intelligence technologies, as well as ASUS Eye Care, Ultra-Low Blue Light, and Flicker-Free technologies. To further help improve viewing and accessibility, the VT229H features a vertical tilt of -5 to 20°.

General Features

10-Point Capacitive Multi-Touch

The ASUS VT229H combines 10-point multi-touch capability with high image quality, flexible connectivity, durability, and ergonomics. It is precise and accurate, featuring a 7H hardness rating and allowing up to 10 simultaneous touches. It is optimized for use with Windows 10, allowing you to work smarter and more efficiently, and is good for public usage with protection and durability. Simply tap, drag, pinch, zoom, or spin with your fingers for a natural touch experience. All Windows 10 touch gestures can be used on the ASUS VT229H.

Vivid Display

The ASUS VT229H has a 21.5" 16:9 widescreen display that delivers high image quality, thanks to a Full HD 1920 x 1080 resolution and a 178° IPS wide-viewing-angle panel. With a fast 5 ms response time, you'll get sharp images, and you can also choose your preferred aspect ratio for scaling non-widescreen images - either 16:9 or 4:3 - using the ASUS Aspect ratio control.

Proprietary Technologies

To give you a more vivid viewing experience, the VT229H includes some of ASUS' proprietary technologies, such as QuickFit Virtual Scale Scale and Splendid Video Intelligence technologies.

ASUS QuickFit Virtual Scale's onscreen alignment grid overlay helps you align and preview actual-size photos and documents on screen prior to printing, making sure they print properly, with sizes that include 4 x 6", 3 x 5", and 2 x 2".

ASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Technology employs a color engine with eight preset modes. These allow you to adjust your display easily for the proper color accuracy and image fidelity, depending on what kind of content is being displayed. You can access the presets via a designated hotkey. The presets include:

Reading
Creates a comfortable experience as if you were reading a book by adjust the monitor's color temperature and brightness levels to simulate paperback books.

Darkroom
Delivers an environment with soft ambient light for your viewing pleasure.

Scenery
Increases the brightness range, introducing more contrast gradations and selectively tweaking color saturating for more lush landscapes.

Theater
Enhances the contrast and color saturation of the image, delivering livelier and more vivid visual for greater immersion.

sRGB
Provides performance optimized for viewing graphics.

Game
Brings out dark, hard-to-see areas, while leaving well-lit areas untouched, allowing you to see opponents lurking in obscure corners.

Night View
Intelligently raises Y-luminance to highlight poorly-lit details, capturing each scene's beauty in a crisp and vibrant fashion.

Standard
Delivers clear document viewing and web browsing experiences with optimized color and contrast.

Comfort and Flexibility for Home and Office

The VT229H has multiple video connectors, including HDMI and VGA inputs, making it suitable for use almost anywhere, including in the home or at the office. It features a circular base with an ergonomically-designed tilting stand that lets you choose a suitable viewing position. The monitor is also VESA mount-compatible, making it easy to mount on a wall or monitor arm. Advanced power-saving features help ensure low energy costs and greater reliability, and it meets stringent environmental standards including RoHS and ENERGY STAR.

ASUS Eye Care Technology

The VT229H has undergone stringent performance tests and is awarded Flicker-free and Low Blue Light certifications by TÜV Rheinland laboratories, a global provider of technical, safety, and certification services, to show clear images and help prevent users suffering from eye strain and fatigue.

Flicker-Free Technology

ASUS Flicker-Free technology helps reduce flicker for a comfortable viewing experience. This technology helps minimize instances of eyestrain and other damaging ailments, especially when you spend long, countless hours in front of a display processing documents, surfing web pages, or watching videos.

Ultra-Low Blue Light Monitor

The TÜV Rheinland-certified ASUS Blue Light Filter helps protects you from harmful blue light, and you can easily access its four different filter settings via a hotkey.

Level 1 is ideal for normal web browsing and gives you color reproduction for lifelike visuals and minimal color shifts. Level 2 is for when you're viewing photos and videos, giving you a good balance of high image quality. Level 3 gives you the look of reap paper, making it suitable for long hours of reading or word processing. Level 4 is made for environments with dim ambient light.
UPC: 192876058985

ASUS VT229H Specs

Display
Size21.5"
Screen Area18.77 x 10.56" / 476.64 x 268.11 mm
Panel TypeIPS-Type LCD
TouchscreenYes
Resolution1920 x 1080
Aspect Ratio16:9
Pixels Per Inch (ppi)102 ppi
Hardness Rating7H
Maximum Brightness250 cd/m2
Contrast Ratio1000:1
Dynamic Contrast Ratio100,000,000:1
Variable Refresh TechnologyNone
Bit Depth / Color Support6-Bit+FRC (16.7 Million Colors)
Response Time5 ms (GtG)
Viewing Angle (H x V)178 x 178°
Dot Pitch0.2482 x 0.2482 mm
Inputs / Outputs
Connectivity1 x HDMI Input
1 x VGA Input
1 x 3.5 mm Input
1 x USB Type-B (USB 2.0)
HDCP SupportYes
Built-In SpeakersYes, 2 x 1.5 W
Power
Power Consumption21.92 W (Typical)
18.56 W (Eco)
0.5 W (Standby)
AC Input Power100 to 240 VAC, 50 / 60 Hz
AC Input Power VAC50 / 60 Hz
Power Adapter TypeInternal
Environmental
CertificationsBSMI, CCC, CE, ENERGY STAR, ErP Lot 6, FCC, Kcc, Microsoft WHQL, PSE, RCM, RoHS, TUV, UL, VCCI, WEEE, cUL, as per Manufacturer
Physical
Height AdjustmentNone
Rotation AdjustmentNone
Swivel AdjustmentNone
Tilt Adjustment-5 to 20°
Mounting-Hole Pattern100 x 100 mm
Lock SlotYes, Kensington
Dimensions (W x H x D)19.4 x 11.8 x 8.0" / 491.5 x 300.1 x 204.4 mm (with Stand)
19.4 x 11.8 x 2.0" / 491.5 x 300.1 x 51.9 mm (without Stand)
Weight8.44 lb / 3.83 kg (with Stand)
7.01 lb / 3.18 kg (without Stand)
Packaging Info
Package Weight11.305 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)21.9 x 16.5 x 5.7"
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