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BenQ Professional Gaming Monitors
Designed by Legendary Gamers
to Raise Your Performance
RL2450HT
XL2420T/
XL2420TX
BenQ America Corp.
15375 Barranca Parkway. Suite A-205. Irvine, CA 92618
GL2450HM
Tel: (949) 255-9500
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ConQuer Your Game
Gaming on the top level requires skills, expertise and
determination. Recognizing this, BenQ invites world-renowned
professional gamers to design monitors that can compete on
a high-stance gaming level. With the success of the XL Series
among FPS gamers, BenQ takes gaming monitors to the next
degree with the enhanced and improved XL2420T. In addition,
BenQ’s new line, the RL Series, broadens the appeal for RTS
gamers and the GL Series, creating effortless convenience in
console gaming.
BenQ has carefully listened to what gamers want, down to the
very meticulous details. When a split second could cost you the
game, every single detail matters to ensure a successful victory.
The XL, RL, and GL Series are true testaments to the belief
that gaming is in the details, delivering the form and functions
gamers need to gain a competitive edge. The monitors carry
exceptional features that have been co-developed by wellknown pro gamers. Each series has been created for a specific
gaming purpose to give you total control and accuracy – making
every gaming success more enjoyable and compelling.
The Secret Keys to Winning
Step up to the challenge and come out as a winning champion with these exclusive features found on the XL, RL, and GL Series to
help you see, play and execute your tactics better.
Instant Mode
Black eQualizer
The Black eQualizer gives gamers a high level of visibility. Via exclusive color
engine technology, dark scenes are brightened without over-exposing the
bright areas so details won’t be lost, allowing gamers to easily spot their
enemies in critical combat.
The built-in Instant Mode means lower input lag that synchronizes your
mouse motion to the monitor. See your opponents the moment they
flinch and track their every move accurately.
2ms GTG
Fast response time of 2ms GTG means fast-moving action and dramatic
transitions will be rendered smoothly – without smearing or ghosting.
Control your gaming destiny and not leave it in the hands of slow display.
12M:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio
without Black eQualizer
with Black eQualizer
Smart Scaling
Take advantage of the Smart Scaling button and enjoy the flexibility to freely
adjust the screen content to any custom size. You can use Smart Scaling
alongside the Display Mode to get the best possible view for any application
or game.
Display Mode
Choose from several different monitor sizes readily. The Display Mode
hotkey allows you to interchange instantly between
different screen formats. With just one
monitor, you can simulate
17”
19”
any game play and
19”W
21.5”W
practice under
22”W
23”W
different display sizes
24”W
for tournaments.
The gaming monitors have a high contrast ratio of 12M:1 to display
vibrant images with in-depth definition for optimum viewing pleasure.
Height Adjustment Stand
Effortlessly adjust the monitor height and angle to your sight level. The
monitor can be turned vertically or horizontally and comes with a quickrelease VESA mount design.
LED Backlight Monitor
Superb contrast ratio, brightness and details are achieved on our
energy-efficient LED backlight monitor. The entire screen produces
constant illumination for vibrant colors.
Intuitive UI
The all-new OSD design enables you to conveniently change your
settings in an intuitive horizontal slide out menu display.The side buttons
correspond to specific functions and layers to allow you to easily
navigate between options and settings. Quickly change between settings
at a touch of a button.
Series
FPS Gaming
120Hz
With a refresh rate of 120Hz, there’s never a lag between what’s
happening in the game. Every in-game details will be smoothly rendered.
Spot your opponents the instant they make a move and closely track
their every action. Drawing on hyper-speed video processing technology,
the XL Series gives you on-screen action and captivating realism.
NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ 2
The XL Series is co-developed with prominent Counter-Strike
legends that brought together fundamental gaming insights from
first-person shooter games. This ingenious collaboration resulted
in the 120Hz XL2420T and XL2420TX, two exciting new gaming
monitors that are packed with exclusive new features such as the
S Switch, Black eQualizer, FPS Mode and Game Mode Loader. Take
advantage of the super fast response rate and razor-sharp clarity
and don’t let hardware shortcomings compromise your winning
chances.
FPS Mode
The preset FPS Mode tailored by Counter-Strike Legends gives you
the optimal brightness, contrast, sharpness and color tint you need
to spot and track your opponents’ every move, even in indistinct
situations.This year, there are two variations to this special mode: the
FPS1 Mode is designed for Counter-Strike 1.6 and the FPS2 Mode
for Counter-Strike Source. The perfect combination of form and
function provides gamers with the vantage point to always be one
step ahead of the game.
Series
The XL Series is certified as NVIDIA® 3DVision™ 2-ready with the new
NVIDIA 3D LightBoost™ technology to provide you with brighter and
clearer 3D images. Now you can experience gaming and entertainment
like never before with total realism and intensive 3D graphic display.
Game Mode Loader
The secret is out. Download special gaming presets used by CounterStrike Legends to 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 onto 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.
S Switch
The XL Series comes with a stylish S Switch. On this unique remote
controller, you’re able to customize and save your display settings for
gaming and entertainment purposes. Use the scroll button on the
S Switch to quickly navigate and change your OSD settings. Now,
switching seamlessly between the presets is as easy as 1-2-3.
RTS Gaming
The RL Series is created in collaboration with StarTale, a world-leading StarCraft II team, to give you an
unprecedented level of control in real-time strategy games. The RL2450HT carries the BenQ signature
gaming features: Black eQualizer, Display Mode and Smart Scaling. The RL2450HT offers an additional
custom height adjustment stand for gamers that seek extra viewing flexibility. Now, you can have a
professional gaming monitor specifically designed for your RTS game play.
RTS Mode
The preset RTS Mode fine-tunes your monitor image display settings such as brightness, contrast and
color tint accordingly for RTS gaming. See your enemies more visibly among the distractions and darkened
areas. Get the competitive edge you need with optimized color and contrast exposures.
Series
Console Gaming
The GL Series is designed especially for console gaming which includes the latest HDMI high-speed
multimedia interface* which makes these monitors incredibly convenient to use - Now you can enjoy
digital entertainment effortlessly even with additional multimedia equipment in the future. The GL2450HM
includes features such as Power Saving, Super Fast 2ms Response Time and Integrated Speakers.
*Specifications may vary by model. Please refer to the specification sheet for more details.
*All comparison photos are simulated images.
SPECIFICATIONS
Product Name
GamingMonitorBrochureXLRLGL-053012
XL2420T
XL2420TX
RL2450HT
GL2450HM
Display
Backlight Unit / Panel Type
LCD Size / Aspect Ratio
Resolution (max.)
Display Area
LED / TN
LED / TN
LED / LN
24"W / 16:9
24"W / 16:9
24”W / 16:9
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
1920 x 1080
20.92” x 11.76”
20.9” x 11.78”
20.9” x 11.8”
Pixel Pitch (mm)
0.276
0.276
0.276
Brightness (typ.)
350 cd / m2
250 cd / m2
250 cd / m2
Contrast (typ.)
1000:1
1000:1
1000:1
DCR (Dynamic Contrast Ratio) (typ.)
12M:1
12M:1
12M:1
170 / 160
170 / 160
170 / 160
120Hz
60Hz
60Hz
2ms GTG
2ms GTG
2ms GTG
D-sub / DVI-D / HDMI /
Headphone Jack
D-sub / DVI-D / HDMI /
Headphone jack / Line in
Built-in
Built-in
Built-in
24W
<0.5W
27W
<0.3W
23W
<0.3W
Yes
Yes
No
No
Viewing Angle (L/R;U/D) (CR>=10)
Vertical Refresh Rate
Response Time (Tr+Tf) typ.
Audio / Video Inputs / Outputs
Input / Output Connector
D-sub /
DVI-DL(Dual-Link)/
HDMIx2 / DP1.2 /
Headphone Jack
D-sub / DVI-DL(DualLink) / HDMIx2 / DP1.2
/ Headphone Jack /
embedded
3D IR emitter
Power
Power Supply (90~264 AC)
On Mode*
Power Saving Mode
Power
Consumption
Gaming Exclusive Features
Black eQualizer
Game Mode Loader
Yes
No
Display Mode
17"/ 19"/ 19"W / 21.5"W / 22"W /
23"W / 24"W
17"/ 19"/ 19"W / 21.5"W / 22"W /
23"W / 24"W
Smart Scaling
Yes
Yes
No
Yes / Yes
No / Yes
No
FPS / RTS Mode
Special Features
Windows 7 / Vista Premium / HDCP
VESA Wall Mounting
Yes
Yes
Yes
100x100mm (3.93” x 3.93”)
100x100mm (3.93” x 3.93”)
100x100mm (3.93” x 3.93”)
90°
90°
Swivel (left / right)
Pivot
35 / 35
45 / 45
Tilt (down / up)
-5 / 20
-5 / 15
5.12” (adjustable down to the base)
4.33”
Yes
Yes
Yes
NVIDIA® 3D Vision™ 2-ready
No
No
VGA, DVI-DL(Dual-Link), USB
VGA / DVI
VGA
N /A
Audio Cable
TCO 5.1
TCO 5.1
TCO 5.0
20.35” X 22.5” X 5.9”
19.8” X 22.8” X 8.42”
17.2” x 22.8” x 7.04”
13.45
13.23
12.34
Height Adjustment Stand
K Locker
3D
-5/15
Included Accessories
Signal Cable
S Switch /
Dust Cover
Others
S Switch / Dust Cover /
NVIDIA® 3DVision™ 2 Kit
Regulations
Regulations
Dimensions & Weight
Dimensions (H x W x D)
Net Weight (lbs)
Display
Mode
Smart
Scaling
Display
Mode Display
Black
eQualizerMode
Smart
Scaling Smart
S.Switch
Scaling
Black
eQualizer
Black
Game
Mode
eQualizer
Loader
S.Switch
S.Switch
Game Mode
Loader
Game
Mode
Loader
Arsenic Mercury-free LED-backlit display
Recycled papers in packaging box
Eco-friendly ink printing in packaging box
BFR/PVC-free casing plastics
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