Taking gaming to new frontiers
Updated: Jan 10, 2022
If you are a gamer, chances are you are pretty clued in to the latest that is on offer. BenQ’s 240Hz esports monitor, the XL2546K sports a 0.5ms grey to grey response time and comes with useful eye care features to offer a great combination of gaming and utility together. It comes with the DyAc+ technology, Black eQualizer, Color Vibrance and all the exclusive features from BenQ Zowie that gaming enthusiasts have become used to expecting. The XL2546K is equipped with a 24.5″ AUO TN panel and delivers a 1920 x 1080 (Full HD) resolution with a 240Hz refresh rate. Adaptive-Sync is supported on this monitor and an AMD FreeSync Premium is included with the purchase of this gaming monitor. The monitor looks quite stylish with its medium matte anti-glare screen surface that provides a 1000:1 static contrast ratio alongside 8-bit colour support. There’s an impressive flicker-free WLED backlight that allows for maximum visibility in all low-light scenarios. This XL-K series gaming monitor comes with dark grey matte plastics combined with a tinge of red satin that greatly enhance its visual appeal.
The sleek bezels on all sides add durability for gamers and XL2546K also comes with adjustable wings that act as a detachable shield which helps gamers maintain focus and avoid distractions. It comes with a compact stand base that leaves a narrower footprint on the table, allowing for more space for the keyboard to be kept as close to the screen. The OSD (On Screen Display) controls are placed on the rear side of the monitor. The connectivity options on this face downwards (AC power input, 3 HDMI 2.0 ports, DP 1.2a and a 3.5mm headphone jack). The monitor sports a joystick closer to the bottom right along with a few buttons accompanying it for those who need an alternative to the wired S-Switch controller. This eye-care focussed gaming monitor comes with wide a range of Low Blue Light (LBL) settings that are designed to significantly enhance viewing comfort. It also includes the ‘DyAc+’ (Dynamic Accuracy Plus) strobe backlight setting that works hard to minimise perceived blur. This monitor delivers precise and customizable adjustments to its users.