ASUS Introduces the PA246Q ProArt Series LCD Monitor

asus Apr 15, 2011

Fremont, CA (April 15, 2011) – ASUS is excited to introduce a comprehensive 3-year warranty and Zero Bright Dot policy* along with a Rapid Replacement plan for its award winning PA246Q ProArt Series monitor. The PA246Q is a 24-inch LCD monitor with a native resolution of 1920×1200 (16:10 aspect ratio) that features a P-IPS panel with wide color gamut, reproducing 98% of the Adobe RGB color space, and a 178° wide viewing angle. The PA246Q also comes with the ASUS-exclusive QuickFit Virtual Scale and a highly adjustable stand to enhance users’ productivity. DisplayPort, HDMI, DVI-D and D-sub inputs are included for easy connection to multiple devices.

pa246q ProArt

Color precision of the highest level
The P-IPS equipped PA246Q reproduces 98% of the Adobe RGB color space, allowing it to accurately display almost the entire color spectrum of a photograph taken with a DSLR camera. The monitor also comes with a sRGB mode so that images meant for display on web pages will be shown as intended. The PA246Q is capable of displaying 1.07 billion colors and calibrated to a maximum ΔE (Delta E) of less than 5, guaranteeing industry-leading color accuracy.

QuickFit Virtual Scale – One-click away for realistic scale measuring
The ASUS exclusive QuickFit Virtual Scale provides real size document, photo and grid formats on top of open windows. It enables a real-sized preview of finished artwork with a simple press of a hotkey.

* Overlay formats:
* Document: A4, Letter,
* Photo: 8”x10”, 5”x7”, 4”x6”, 3”x5”, 2”x2”
* Grid: Alignment, Centimeters, Inches

Users can use it as a guide to quickly and accurately preview images and photo in real size on the screen without actually printing it; achieve high efficiency while saving the planet by using less paper.

Highly versatile for maximum flexibility
The PA246Q is outfitted with an adjustable stand offering 100mm of height adjustment, -5°~+20° tilt, ±60° swivel and 90° pivot for portrait display. The PA246Q’s monitor body can also be removed from the stand for reconfiguration on a VESA-compliant mounting device.

Hassle-free with extensive connectivity
The PA246Q comes with numerous ports for easy access to external devices and media. DisplayPort, HDMI, DVI and D-sub connections allow for a wide range of products to be displayed on the PA246Q. Picture-in-picture multitasking capability also allows users to view images from different signals. Two built-in USB ports enables instant file sharing with USB storage, charging and syncing smart phones or other media devices, and a 7-in-1 media card reader allowing for a quick and easy transfer of photos taken from a DSLR camera.




Model PA246Q
DISPLAY PANEL 24.1” (61.13 cm), 1920×1200, P-IPS
DISPLAY COLOURS 1,073M colors / 102% NTSC / 98% Adobe RGB / 100% sRGB
CONTRAST RATIO Native 1,000:1 / ASCR 50,000:1
VIEWING ANGLE (CR ≥ 10) Horizontal: 178° / Vertical: 178°
GAMMA ADJUSTMENT Yes (Support Gamma2.2 & 1.8)
COLOR ADJUSTMENT 6-axis adjustment(R,G,B,C,M,Y)
QUICKFIT VIRTUAL SCALE 7 real-sized document and photo modes
SPLENDID™ VIDEO INTELLIGENCE TECH 6 Splendid™ preset modes (Standard/Adobe RGB/sRGB/Scenery/ Theater/ User Modes) / 3 sets of color temperature
ASPECT RATIO CONTROL 1:1, “FULL”, “4:3″ ,”Over Scan” ( for HDMI and DP)
Built-in Devices USB 2.0 x 2 ports, 7-in-1 card reader (compatible with MS, MSPRO, MSDuo, SM, xD, SD, MMC)
VIDEO I/O DisplayPort 1.1a, HDMI 1.3, DVI, D-sub
AUDIO I/O 3.5mm Mini-jack (for HDMI and DP only)
0 ~ 100mm
PIVOT / SWIVEL / TILT 90° (Clockwise) /+60° to -60° / +20° to -5°
VESA WALL MOUNT 100mmx100mm
DIMENSION (WxHxD) 558.4 x 380.8 x 235 mm
Operating≦75W / Standby< 1W / Off = 0W(Hard Switch)
ACCESSORIES DVI cable, VGA cable, USB cable, DisplayPort cable, Power Cord, Warranty card, Quick start guide, Support CD