ASUS launched its new 17.3″ display adding to its growing line-up of portable monitors. The ROG STRIX XG17AHPE is a portable gaming monitor featuring a 17.3″ display size and a fluid 240Hz refresh rate. Targeted for gamers-on-the-go, the XG17AHPE has premium features to make it fit with the ROG user experience and expectations. The new portable monitor features a IPS panel running 1080p with a maximum brightness of 300 nits and sports a contrast ratio of 1000:1. The panel response is rated at 3ms GtG. The ROG Strix XG17AHPE also features Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) technology and uses VESA Adaptive Sync.
Display connectivity and I/O for this monitor is done via a USB Type C cable capable running off a Type C DisplayPort output device. It also supports Micro HDMI 2.0 as input. Built-in ESS Sabre DAC 9118 handles digital to analog signals for the speakers and headphone jack. Built-in as well is a pair of 1W stereo speakers, integrated into the body of the XG17AHPE.
The monitor is powered off an internal 7800mAh battery and is rated for 3.5 hours of usage.