ASUS has introduced a new ROG Strix monitor to its lineup, the XG35VQ, featuring a 21:9 aspect ratio with a resolution of 3440×1440 in a 1800R curved 35″ diagonal panel. ASUS using a VA panel that offers 100% sRGB coverage, plus 2500:1 contrast and 300 cd/m2 brightness with wide viewing angles of 178°.
The most significant selling point of ROG Strix XG35VQ monitor, however, is that it can deliver a 100 Hz refresh rate, with FreeSync support up to that frequency combines with a 4 ms response time means reduced ghosting.
As a ROG monitor its also features RGB LEDs to illuminate a ring on the back of the monitor, which feature support for Aura Sync, so the lighting effects can be sync with other components. Additional LED lighting takes the form of a red ROG logo being projected onto the desk. For connections, it features 1x HDMI 2.0, 1x HDMI 1.4, 1x DisplayPort 1.2, and a headphone jack. A dual-port USB 3.0 hub completes the specs with a convenient place to connect users’ keyboard and mouse. The ROG Strix XG35VQ is expected to price around $1,056.