The XL2420T is a high-performance gaming monitor suited for FPS game play. Co-designed with Counter-Strike legends Tommy "Potti" Ingemarsson, Emil "HeatoN" Christensen, Abdisamad "SpawN" Mohamed, Michael "ahl" Korduner and Christer "fisker" Eriksson. Their accumulated wealth of knowledge and skills helped BenQ develop a monitor that adapts to the needs of gamers to improve their chances of winning. The 120Hz, 24"W, 3D-ready LED monitor gives gamers a competitive edge with features like the Black eQualizer, S Switch, FPS Mode, Display Mode, Smart Scaling, 2ms GTG, and 12M:1 DCR. The Display Mode and Smart Scaling features allow you to change the monitor view to suit your liking and to simulate any in-game experience. Interchange instantly between different screen sizes , from 17" (4:3), 19" (4:3), 19"W (16:9), 21.5"W (16:9), 22"W (16:10), 23"W (16:9) to 24"W (16:9), using the Display Mode. Or take advantage of the Smart Scaling feature and enjoy the flexibility to freely scale the screen content to any custom size. You can certainly use the two features together to get the best possible view for any application or game.
The Ultimate Domination
The XL2420T is a high-performance gaming monitor suited for competitive FPS game play. Co-developed with Counter-Strike legends, the 24" 120Hz LED monitor gives gamers a competitive edge with features including the Black eQualizer, S Switch, FPS Mode, Smart Scaling, Display Mode, 3D capability, 2ms GTG, HDMI and 12M:1 dynamic contrast ratio.
Black eQualizer technology offers unprecedented levels of control and visibility. View larger
Change your settings in an intuitive horizontal slide out menu display. View larger
The All New Black eQualizer Gives You Total Visibility
Poor visibility in dark scenes can cost even the most skillful gamers their game. The Black eQualizer color engine technology is designed to offer an unprecedented level of control and visibility. Dark scenes are brightened without over-exposing the bright areas to preserve vital details, enabling gamers to spot their enemies easily in critical combat and react quickly in any situation.
Three preset buttons allow you to customize and save your display settings. View larger
Specially Designed S Switch for Swift Control and Navigation
The S Switch is a distinct remote controller that comes with three preset buttons, so you're able to customize and save your display settings for gaming, work or entertainment purposes. It eliminates the tedious process of adjusting your monitor, so switching between the presets is as easy as 1-2-3. The S Switch also comes with a scroll button for quick OSD navigation and setting.
Intuitive UI for Easy Navigation
The newly designed OSD includes physical touch keys that enable you to conveniently change your settings in an intuitive horizontal slide-out display. This simplistic design makes it easier to navigate between options and settings.
The Game Mode Loader Lets You in on the Secret
The secret is out. Download special gaming presets used by the legendary Counter-Strike players so you can see what the pros see. Each mode is fine-tuned so you can leverage these exclusive presets used by pro gamers to your own advantage. They can also be saved on your S Switch for quick access and game play. More presets from legendary gamers will be released in the future so you can always stay on top of your game.
Play Like a Pro with the Exclusive FPS Mode
Meet your secret winning strategy. The FPS Mode was co-developed with gaming legends to let you tap into the fundamental insights of pro gamers and view the game how a gaming legend would see it. This out-of-the-box preset automatically adjusts your monitor calibrations to provide you with optimal brightness, contrast, sharpness and color tint. Being able to spot your enemies and track their move carefully in every situation put you at an advantage over your opponents.
Change the monitor view to suit your liking to simulate any in-game experience
Customize Your Individual Viewing Preference
The Display Mode and Smart Scaling features allow you to change the monitor view to suit your preference and to simulate any in-game experience. Using the Display Mode function, the monitor can be easily changed between 7different screen sizes, from 17" (4:3), 19" (4:3), 19"W (16:10), 21.5"W (16:9), 22"W (16:10), 23"W (16:9) to 24"W (16:9).
If you're looking to customize your screen size further, you can also take advantage of the Smart Scaling feature. The Smart Scaling feature gives you the flexibility to freely scale the screen content to any custom size. With just one monitor, you can simulate any game play and practice under different display sizes for tournaments. Use the Display Mode and Smart Scaling together to get the possible view for any application or game.
With a refresh rate of 120Hz, every in-game detail will be smoothly rendered. View larger
Fast-moving action will be rendered smoothly without smearing or ghosting. View larger
120Hz Refresh Rate Ensures Seamless Graphics
With a refresh rate of 120Hz, there's never a lag between what's happening in the game and what you actually see on screen. Drawing on hyper-speed video processing technology, the XL2420T gives you on-screen action and captivating realism.
Fast 2ms GTG Response Time
Fast response time of 2ms GTG means speed without the smear for an enhanced gaming experience. Fast-moving action and dramatic transitions will be rendered smoothly without the annoying effects of smearing or ghosting. Control your gaming destiny and don't leave it in the hands of slow display.
NVIDIA 3D Vision 2 with Complete Connectivity
Certified as NVIDIA 3D Vision 2-ready with the new NVIDIA 3D LightBoost technology so you can experience gaming and entertainment like never before with total realism and intensive graphic display. Furthermore, the XL2420T supports D-Sub, HDMI, DVI-DL and DP inputs for console gaming action.
Intel Extreme Masters and ESEA Official Gaming Monitors
Built for the ultimate victory, the BenQ XL Series is the official global tournament monitors of ESEA and Intel Extreme Masters Season 2011/2012 and 2012/2013.
Windows 7 Compatible for Versatility
The XL2420T has passed Windows 7 certification and is fully compatible with Windows 7 color systems. Plug in the XL2420T to your computer, and Windows 7 will recognize it instantly, making setup and connection quick and effortless.
Energy Star-Qualified for Eco-Friendly Performance
The XL2420T complies with the requirements for ENERGY STAR Program for Computer Monitors V5.1. Enjoy saving energy and money while keeping the Earth looking great.