ASUS VH242H 23.6" Widescreen LCD Computer Display

ASUS VH242H 23.6" Widescreen LCD Computer Display

ASUS VH242H 23.6" Widescreen LCD Computer Display

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Product Highlights

  • VGA + DVI + HDMI
  • 1920 x 1080
  • 20,000:1 Dynamic Contrast
  • 300cd/m² Brightness
  • 170°/160° Viewing Angle
  • 5ms Response Time
  • 16.7 Million Colors
  • Integrated Stereo Speakers
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ASUS VH242H overview

  • 1Description

The VH242H 23.6" Widescreen LCD Computer Display from ASUS is a flat-panel monitor featuring a thin-frame design, perfectly suited for home entertainment and business use alike. The display delivers a wide 170°/160° viewing angle, a 1920 x 1080 native resolution, a high 20,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, and a fast 5ms response time.

The display is housed in an attractive black casing and sits on an attractive stand. It features VGA, DVI, and HDMI video input. Its 16:9 aspect ratio is perfectly suited for HD video, as it can display a 1080p source at native resolution. Integrated stereo speakers deliver impressive sound, and a S/PDIF output allows you to route an HDMI audio signal through the monitor to an external surround sound system.

Full HD 1080p Display

Large 23.6" display features a 16:9 aspect ratio and 1920 x 1080 resolution, ideal for displaying 1080p video
Embedded HDMI input simplifies cabling, allowing you to connect the display to a Blu-ray player, game console, or multimedia PC using a single cable for audio and video
Integrated speakers provide impressive audio output, with a S/PDIF output that allows you to output to a surround sound system

Advanced Video Technology

ASUS Smart Contrast technology automatically adjusts backlight luminance for better displays according to the image contents, resulting in a dynamic contrast ratio of 20,000:1 for realistic depictions of night scenes during games and movies
Aspect Control function allows you to toggle between 4:3 and widescreen content, ensuring that the image is not stretched when watching a 4:3 video, while still supporting Full HD 1080p gaming and widescreen movies
Splendid Video Intelligence Technology adopts a color engine to detect activation and usage of video applications, automatically optimizing image quality with intelligent color, brightness, contrast, and sharpness corrections. Splendid offers 5 video modes for scenery, theater, gaming, night view, and standard images, 3 skin tones of yellowish, natural, and reddish to add a human touch to videos on your PC. You can see optimized images on screen and select five modes via hotkey switching


Glare black frame and smooth base design combine to create a stunningly fresh look
Convenient key controls allow you to configure the display via a multi-language OSD
Cable management system helps you in keeping your desk neat
Standard 100mm VESA wall mounting pattern
25° tilt adjustment
Kensington security slot
In the Box
ASUS VH242H 23.6" Widescreen LCD Computer Display
  • DVI Cable
  • VGA Cable
  • Audio Cable
  • Power Cord
  • Support CD
  • Quick Start Guide
  • Limited 1-Year North American Warranty (USA, Canada & Mexico)
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    ASUS VH242H specs

    Type LCD
    Viewable Size 23.6"
    Brightness 300cd/m²
    Contrast Ratio 20,000:1 (Dynamic)
    Viewing Angle 170° horizontal, 160° vertical
    Pixel Dot Pitch 0.272mm
    Response Time 5ms
    Panel Life Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Colors Supported 16.7 million
    Internal Interface Analog/Digital
    Frequency Horizontal: 30-83kHz
    Vertical: 50-75Hz
    Sync Type Not Specified by Manufacturer
    Resolution 1920 x 1080
    Input/Output Connectors
    Analog 1x VGA
    Digital 1x DVI
    1x HDMI
    Audio Input 1x 1/8" (3.5mm)
    1x Coaxial S/PDIF (Output)
    Headphone Jack Yes
    Hub Ports None
    Speakers 2x3W
    Mount Desktop: Yes
    Wall-mount: Yes, VESA 100mm
    Buttons Not Specified by Manufacturer
    On-Screen Display Yes (Multi-Language)
    Auto Configuration Yes
    Touch Screen No
    Tilt/Swivel Range Tilt: -5-20°
    Security Kensington Security Slot
    Compliant Standards Energy Star, UL/cUL, CB, CE, FCC, CCC, BSMI, Gost-R, C-Tick, VCCI, PSB, J-MOSS, RoHS, WEEE, WHQL
    System Requirements PC or Macintosh computer with VGA, DVI, or HDMI output
    Power Requirements AC: 120VAC
    Consumption: 55W
    Environmental Requirements None
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 22.1 x 16.4 x 8.7" (56.2 x 41.6 x 22cm)
    Weight 12.8 lb (5.8kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 25.0 x 6.5 x 19.0"

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