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ASUS ROG Strix XG43UQ, the first monitor with HDMI 2.1

According to the specifications published by the manufacturer, this monitor has an MPRT (moving image response time) of just 1 ms, so in technical terms in addition to being the first commercial monitor with HDMI 2.1 it is also one of the best technically talking for gaming. It also has three predefined HDR modes, comes with integrated 10W RMS stereo speakers with ASUS SonicMaster technology and even has a remote control.

ASUS ROG Strix XG43UQ, with HDMI 2.1 ready for PS5 and Xbox Series X

The ASUS ROG Strix XG43UQ has a diagonal of nothing more and nothing less than 43 inches and has a 4K resolution panel (3840 x 2160 pixels) with 144 Hz maximum refresh rate and 1 ms response time (MPRT), all powered by AMD FreeSync Pro technology for the smoothest possible gaming experience at up to 144 frames per second.

It is also equipped with Asus ELMB Sync which allows ELMB and variable refresh rate technologies to work simultaneously to eliminate ghosting and tearing for sharp gameplay images with high FPS rates. In addition, certified high dynamic range technology DisplayHDR 1000 and the DCI-P3 professional grade 90% color gamut ensure exceptional contrast and colors for the most realistic images.

In addition to offering incredible images on PC at resolution 4K and 144 Hz with its interface DisplayPort 1.4 and DSC technology, This monitor is specially designed for consoles as it is the first monitor on the market to incorporate an HDMI 2.1 interface that allows you to take advantage of the new generation PS5 and Xbox Series X consoles. Apart from offering incredible games at 4K resolution and 120 Hz on consoles through of HDMI 2.1, the ASUS ROG Strix XG43UQ includes an automatic low latency mode to reduce input lag, which is half the input latency compared to conventional 4K TVs.


It also has variable refresh rate (VRR) to reduce tearing and stuttering, and uses technology Display Stream Compression to transport ultra high definition video through a single high speed interface with no noticeable loss in video quality.

Finally, it should be noted that Asus has integrated an anti-glare panel that makes it easy to see what is on the screen without straining your eyes in environments that are too bright, thus improving the viewing experience. The Strix XG43UQ includes a variety of connectivity options such as USB 3.0, HDMI 2.1 and 2.0, DisplayPort 1.4, audio line-in, and a headphone jack. It also has a remote control to allow users to easily adjust their display settings without leaving the couch.