Asus Announces ROG Strix XG16 Portable Gaming Monitor

Asus announced its portable ROG Strix XG16 monitor this week. This screen has a diagonal of 15.6-inch and a refresh rate of 144Hz. Asus does not yet announce when the screen will come in the market and what will be its recommended price.

Asus ROG Strix XG16 Portable Gaming Monitor


The ROG Strix XG16 has a 15.6-inch-IPs panel with a refresh rate of 144Hz. The screen offers also Free Sync support. According to the sources, the screen has a 1080p resolution. Among other things, the monitor has a micro HDMI connection, with which the screen can be connected to a console or PC.

ROG Strix XG16 monitor

The XG16 can also be linked to a smartphone or Nintendo Switch via USB-C. The XG16 has a 7800mAh battery that is charged via a second USB-C connector. Asus claims that the battery life is up to three hours. The screen has two speakers on the front and also has a connection for headphones.

ROG Strix XG17

Earlier this year, Asus released a portable 17.3-inch gaming monitor. This ROG Strix XG17 has a resolution of 1920×1080 pixels and a refresh rate of 240Hz with FreeSync. That screen has a suggested retail price of around 600 euros.