BenQ Zowie XL2546 is the official monitor for the eSport tournament PUBG Pro Tour 2018, PUBG Global Invitational 2018, and PUBG Asia Invitational 2019. To be able to become the official monitor for some tournament event must required some high specifications monitor of course.
Unlike monitors made for designers, most eSports monitors support fast response times with super high refresh rates. Sacrifice color accuracy to achieve these targets. However, it seems quite different from the Zowie XL2546.
This product from BenQ is certainly not a strange name for eSports activists, its work over the years has proven that the 240Hz monitor is able to accompany athletes in maximizing their abilities in competitive matches. Then, what about the performance? Before going deeper, it would be better if we look at the monitor specifications that are the standard for eSports in the world.
Not surprisingly, various vendors from all over the world are competing to achieve the equipment standard. Keyboards, mouse, and headsets are among the most crucial gadgets designed to make athletes not only feel at home for long in front of the screen, but also make it easier for them to carry out all their abilities. Not only the three peripherals, the monitor is also an important item that should not be missed.
BenQ Zowie XL2546 Specs
For a monitor that cost around $470 at online-market, this BenQ Zowie XL2546 has 24.5 inch with 16:9 display ratio. Using TN Panel with 240 Hz refresh rate which is design for gamers and has 1920 x 1080 Full HD Resolution, 0.5 ms response time, 320 nits brightness and a 1000:1 contrast ratio. Another features that this monitor has is such as ergonomic stand that you can adjust the height (0-130mm), Tilt (5-20 Degree), Rotate (90 Degree), Swivel (Left/right 45 Degree) and you can set the personalize viewing angles with the help of Red Dials.
The technology is such as DyAc / Dynamic Accuracy technology shows you a smooth movement objects at your screen. Black eQualizer that can make the dark area at your screen becomes brighter and color vibrance that can make the picture on the screen with better picture color quality. Another common features is Wall Mountable, Flicker Free, Low Blue Light Technology and Minimize Visual Distractions to lessen the lightning reflect from the screen.