AOC G2490VX Review – Rapid 144Hz, 1ms Gaming Monitor


Are you a serious gamer looking for a top-quality gaming monitor? Then you’ll need a quick gaming display with a quick refresh rate and beautiful resolutions.

The AOC G2490VX gaming monitor is the perfect choice for you. The AOC’s G2490VX is a 24-inch LED monitor packed with features designed to give gamers an edge, from its ultrafast 1ms response time and Adaptive-Sync technology that supports up to 144 Hz refresh rates and eliminates ghosting, tearing, and lag.

Plus, its slim bezel design makes it suitable for multi-monitor setups.

So let’s dive deep into the AOC G2490VX monitor’s specifications, design, performance, and its features.

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AOC G2490VX Gaming Monitor Specifications

  • Screen Size: 27-In
  • Resolution: 1920×1080 FHD
  • Refresh Rate: 144Hz
  • Panel Type: VA
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Contrast Ratio: 3000:1
  • Brightness: 350 cd/m²
  • Stand: Height – No
  • Stand: Tilt – Yes
  • Stand: Swivel – No
  • Stand: Pivot – No
  • VESA Compatibility: 100×100
  • Built-in Speakers: N/a
  • Connectivity: 1x DisplayPort 1.2, 1x HDMI 1.4, and 3.5mm Audio Jack
  • Weight: 7.80lbs

Display Design
AOC G2490VX Review - Rear View

The AOC G2490VX has a frameless bezel design so it blends in easily and is ideal for multi-monitor setups. The AOC G2490VX also has an adjustable height stand that allows you to adjust the angle of the monitor to your optimal viewing position.

The display has an ergonomic stand that lets you adjust the height and tilt for a comfortable viewing experience. You can easily tilt the AOC G2490VX up to 18° in both directions, giving you the perfect view angle for gaming or watching movies.

The AOC G2490VX is built to last. It has a metal stand that’s robust and stable, so you don’t have to worry about it wobbling or shaking during intense gaming sessions. The AOC G2490VX also has an anti-glare coating on the screen, which helps reduce eye strain for those marathon gaming sessions.

Also, the G2490VX also features a 100×100 VESA mount so you can wall-mount your monitor if desired, making it a lot more convenient for you in terms of having more space within your desk.

And the AOC G2490VX has a full array of ports, including 1x DisplayPort 1.2, 1x HDMI 1.4, and 3.5mm audio jack so you can easily connect your gaming console or other peripheral devices.

Additionally, the OSD panel is located in the back of the display which consists of one joystick, making it super convenient if you ever want to adjust your settings easily through the OSD menu. Which is a lot better than traditional buttons as well.

The AOC G2490VX has a viewing angle of 178°, which allows for wide viewing angles with no color distortion. With AOC’s Flicker-Free technology, you won’t experience any flickering on the screen or headaches during long gaming sessions.

Plus, AOC’s Low Blue Light mode reduces blue light exposure from the display which helps reduce eyestrain, making it easier for your eyes and also ensuring better sleep quality as well.

With the low blue light settings, you’ll be able to game for hours on this awesome gaming monitor, without any disruption and you’ll be able to game without having your eyes strained from prolonged use.

In terms of weight, the AOC G2490VX is only 7.80 lbs (3.5 kg) so you’ll have an easier time when traveling around or moving the monitor from point A to point B with ease.

Performance and Features