Designed for the competitive gamer, the Optix G242 23.8″ 16:9 144 Hz IPS Gaming Monitor from MSI offers many features popular with gamers at a cost-effective price. Equipped with one DisplayPort input and dual HDMI ports, you can connect multiple devices such as a computer and console and quickly swap between them. The 1 ms response time and 144 Hz refresh rate provide a smooth visual experience with intense graphic fidelity for your gaming sessions. The Optix G242 uses In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology with a 1000:1 contrast ratio and 16:9 aspect ratio to give you a 178°/178° viewing angles and support for 16.7 million colors. The 1920 x 1080 resolution rests at a brightness of 250 cd/m² for crisp image clarity. Additionally, you may connect your headset or speakers to the monitor with the 3.5mm audio jack for another level of immersion.
Gaming Focused Features
MSI designed the Optix G242 with the gamer in mind. The 144 Hz refresh rate provides a level of smoothness for your intense gaming sessions, while a 1 ms refresh rate prevents screen tearing, providing immersive graphic fidelity. The included Game Mode changes the monitor’s settings to give you the best visual experience for your games. A Night Vision feature brightens darker areas to bring out the finer details hidden within the shadows. Additionally, this monitor is G-Sync compatible for enhanced features provided by your NVIDIA graphics card.
Using In-Plane Switching technology (IPS), the Optix G242 provides a wide array of colors and 178°/178° viewing angles for optimal visual clarity. A large color gamut gives you 16.7-million color depth, giving you vivid, high-quality images at a resolution of 1920 x 1080.
The Optix G242 is equipped with various options suitable for your gaming environment. You may mount this monitor on various arms or wall mounts with 100 x 100mm VESA compatibility. A Kensington lock port is available to keep this unit in place, preventing theft, and settings can be easily navigated using the 5-way joystick located on the rear of the monitor.