Introducing the ASUS TUF Gaming 4k 144hz Monitor (VG28UQL1A): A Powerhouse for Gaming Enthusiasts

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asus tuf gaming monitor


  • The BEST gaming visuals on the Market (4k, 144hz, 1ms)
  • ASUS Build Quality and Gaming Pedigree
  • Perfect for gamers with PC's or Next-gen Consoles


  • Not as friendly if your gaming on a budget!


  • Aspect Ratio - 16:9
  • Colour - Black
  • Connectivity - HDMI, DisplayPort
  • Display Resolution Maximum - 3840 x 2160 pixels
  • Screen Size - 28 inches
  • Display Technology - LCD
  • Response Time - 1 milliseconds

Our Review

ASUS, a brand that needs no introduction for its cutting-edge gaming tech, has recently launched the ASUS TUF Gaming VG28UQL1A Monitor. Its technical specs really are gold standard. Until you have experienced a 4k monitor designed for gaming (1ms response time, 144hz) you cannot truly appreciate what a spectacular upgrade this is from older 1080p or even 1440p monitors or. Even standard 4k TV’s or Monitors which are non-optimised (i.e. slow) are blown out of the water. This monitor makes gaming visuals explode with a speed and color range into your eyes that are incredibly addictive, giving you an immersive experience like never before.

The ASUS TUF Gaming VG28UQL1A Monitor  boasts a number of impressive features that elevate the gaming experience to a whole new level. Let’s delve into what this monitor brings to the table.

The first thing you’ll notice about this monitor is its size. With a 71.12 cm (28-inch) QHD Fast IPS display, this monitor provides ample screen space for a truly immersive gaming experience. The resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels ensures that the details are as clear as they can get.

But what truly sets this gaming monitor apart is its exceptional refresh rate of 144 Hz, coupled with a 1 ms response time (GTG). This makes it an incredibly swift and responsive monitor, a feature that professional gamers will find indispensable in high-stake gaming sessions. It guarantees that fast-paced gaming sequences are smooth and lag-free, thereby giving you the upper hand in competitive games.

But the prowess of the ASUS TUF Gaming VG28UQL1A HDMI 2.1 Monitor does not stop there. This is one of the few monitors in the market that supports HDMI 2.1, allowing it to support native 4K 120 Hz gaming without Chroma subsampling (4:4:4) for PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. This feature means your console gaming sessions can achieve a new level of fidelity and smoothness that is rarely matched by other monitors.

ASUS has also integrated its unique Extreme Low-Motion Blur-Sync (ELMB SYNC) technology in this monitor. The inclusion of this technology lets you use ELMB and technologies for variable refresh rates simultaneously, resulting in the elimination of ghosting and tearing. The outcome is razor-sharp gaming graphics with high frame rates that will leave you in awe.

For the ultimate fluid gaming experience, this monitor is also NVIDIA G-SYNC Compatible and supports AMD FreeSync Premium. ASUS’s exclusive variable overdrive technology ensures the gaming visuals are incredibly smooth and jitter-free. It can adapt to the changing needs of your game, making it a flexible and dynamic choice for any gamer.

Furthermore, the ASUS TUF Gaming VG28UQL1A HDMI 2.1 Monitor comes with high-dynamic range (HDR) technology, following the DisplayHDR-400 standard. It also offers an impressive 90 percent DCI-P3 colour gamut, providing a spectacular colour performance that brings games to life. This feature ensures deep blacks, bright whites, and vivid colours, making every scene look truly spectacular.

In summary, the ASUS TUF Gaming VG28UQL1A HDMI 2.1 Monitor is a top-of-the-line gaming monitor that offers a host of cutting-edge features designed to deliver a superior gaming experience. Whether you are a professional gamer or a gaming enthusiast looking for the best equipment, this monitor is undoubtedly a game-changing choice. This piece of technology not only meets the demands of modern gaming but raises the bar for what is expected in a gaming monitor. All in all, it is a powerhouse that brings innovation, performance, and an immersive gaming experience right to your desk.

Our Product Score

The BEST gaming visuals on the Market

5/5   Bullseye!

In Summary

What Can I Say? - An awesome gaming monitor at an reasonable premium. If you are looking for something more budget friendly, but still has fantastic gaming performance, check out the ViewSonic VX2718-2KPC-MHD 27” curved monitor. It is 2K, 165hz, 1ms MPRT, Adaptive Sync, 2 HDMI, DisplayPort, speakers.

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