ASUS, a Taiwanese technology company, recently introduced the ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor at CES 2023. This monitor boasts a 49-inch ultra-wide curved screen with a resolution of 5120×1440 pixels and an aspect ratio of 32:9.
Asus ROG Strix at CES 2023
It can be perceived as two 27-inch 1440p screens seamlessly fused together. The monitor’s 1800R curvature envelops the display around the viewer’s field of view, allowing for a clear and immersive viewing experience.
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor has a massive screen with a high refresh rate of 165Hz, which is compatible with both NVIDIA and AMD’s adaptive-sync for VRR. It also has an expanded color gamut with 125% sRGB coverage and factory calibration with dE <2.
Connectivity Options for the ROG STRIX XG49WCR Monitor
In terms of connectivity, the monitor has various options including DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.0, USB type-C, USB data ports, and even an Ethernet connector. The built-in RJ45 connector allows it to function as a dock for laptops, enabling network connectivity through a single USB-C connection. The USB type-C interface supports a 65W reverse power supply, allowing it to charge laptops while also accepting a display signal and connecting to accessories connected to the display’s built-in USB hub.
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Smart KVM Switch and Availability for the ROG STRIX XG49WCR Monitor
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR Monitor features a Smart KVM switch, which enables the user to easily switch control between two devices connected to the display using a single keyboard and mouse. The monitor will automatically swap control between the two devices when the pointer is moved from one side of the screen to the other, eliminating the need for manual switching.
According to reports, ASUS plans to release this monitor in the second quarter of this year at an estimated price of around 1199 Euros.
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Frequently Asked Questions
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor has a 49-inch ultra-wide curved screen.
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor has a resolution of, 5120×1440 pixels.
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor has an aspect ratio of 32:9.
The ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor has a high refresh rate of 165Hz.
According to reports, ASUS plans to release the ROG STRIX XG49WCR monitor in the second quarter of this year at an estimated price of around 1199 Euros.