ASUS presented its latest products at the Incredible Intelligence 2018 Asia-Pacific region launch event at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Among the highlighted products is the ROG Strix XG49VQ gaming monitor, a massive 49-inch super ultra-wide curved monitor with double full HD resolution of 3840x1080, a 32:9 aspect ratio and 144Hz native refresh rate to deliver smooth gaming experiences.
The ASUS ROG Strix XG49VQ is a 49-inch HDR gaming monitor with a 1800R curvature. It features a high dynamic range (HDR) capability and 125% sRGB colour gamut coverage to deliver accurate and vivid colours with lifelike contrast. The ROG Strix XG49VQ gaming monitor also meets the VESA DisplayHDR400 certification. Adaptive-Sync powered by the Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR technology provides a greater dynamic refresh rate range, low latency and better brightness and contrast for smooth, breath-taking visuals when gaming or watching videos.
The ROG Strix XG49VQ features the ASUS Shadow Boost technology brightens and enhances details in dark areas without overexposing bright areas for balanced images that appear true to life. The ROG Strix XG49VQ also features the DisplayWidget, an intuitive software utility to let users tweak settings or display properties with ASUS Shadow Boost, GameVisual, App Sync, and blue light filter settings to provide the best image quality for specific scenarios such as gaming, watching movies or content creation.
No information on pricing and availability as of this writing.
ASUS Zenbo Junior
Along with the ROG Strix XG49VQ, ASUS Corporate Vice President Jackie Hsu also presented the debut of the ASUS Zenbo Junior robot, a new AI-enabled robotics platform that allows developers, system integrators and business partners to create flexible and easily manageable robotics solutions to improve business operations and customer experiences.