Acer R240Ysi: ZeroFrame FreeSync IPS LED Monitor

Acer R240Ysi is a 75 Hz IPS widescreen monitor with AMD Radeon SYNC Technology. Well-built, good for gaming, office use and is among the best monitors you can buy. It delivers decent picture quality overall, with great peak brightness, excellent gray uniformity, and wide viewing angles.

Acer R240Ysi has good picture handling, better motion handling, and an outstanding low input lag and is a good choice for a gaming monitor.

Main Specs

  • 23.8″ Full HD (1920 x 1080) Widescreen IPS Monitor with AMD Radeon FreeSync Technology
  • Response Time: 1ms VRB
  • Refresh Rate: 144Hz
  • Zero Frame Design
  • Ports: 1 x Display Port & 2 x HDMI 2.0 (HDMI Cable Included)

Acer R240Ysi Picture Quality

Acer R240Ysi offers decent overall picture quality, high peak brightness, outstanding grey uniformity, and large viewing angles. The R240Ysi features an IPS (In-plane Switching) Panel and like most IPS monitors have decent horizontal viewing angles at 178 ° and 178° vertical viewing angle.

The Full HD resolution means sharp visuals and you can see everything from virtually every angle, thanks to IPS technology.

The R240Ysi monitor has a static 1000:1 contrast ratio and a typical 250-nit peak brightness expected for an IPS monitor. With very little distracting dirty screen effect, Acer R240Ysi has great grey uniformity and excellent gradient efficiency.

The SDR Peak Brightness is 250cd/m² and also with an impressive HDR Peak Brightness.

Acer R240Ysi Features

One of these monitor’s main features is that the monitor settings can be changed through its software and You can assign commonly used settings to one of three hotkeys and create custom settings for different uses.

  • GameView pre-calibrated picture presets (Action, Racing, Sport, ECO, Movie, etc)
  • Black Boost (increases visibility in darker games)
  • Aim Point (custom crosshairs)
  • Low Blue Light
  • Wide Viewing Angle
  • AMD FreeSync technology
  • Flicker-free technology

There are no inbuilt speakers on this monitor.

Acer R240Ysi Performance

The R240Ysi’s gaming performance is good and has a refresh rate with an outstanding response time that provides impressive clear motion when gaming.

Annoying screen flickering is a relic of the past, with the latest anti-flicker technology from Acer. The blue light filter also protects the eyes from weary blue light. Furthermore, a technology from Acer ComfyView minimizes distracting reflection of light. The screens for optimal viewing angle can be set between -5 ° and 15 °.

  • Response Time: 1ms VRB
  • Refresh Rate: 75Hz

Acer R240Ysi Design & Connectivity

Acer Acer R240Ysi: ZeroFrame FreeSync IPS LED Monitor

The R240Ysi monitor has a lovely look without a typical monitor’s thick edges. So not only are they eye-friendly, but they also benefit from more display areas.

The controls are on the back of the monitor consisting of a joystick and four buttons. The Acer VG240YP is VESA mount compliant and also comes with a stand in the BOX.

The connectivity options for this monitor are 1 x HDMI 1.4 and 1 x D-sub.

Should You Buy The Acer R240Ysi (Price)?

This monitor is decent for gaming, media content creation, multimedia, and office use. Overall, for most uses, Acer R240Ysi is a great monitor.

  • All prices mentioned above are in Euro.
  • This product is available at, Euronics, FNAC BE.
  • At you can purchase ACER Desktop Monitor - R240ysi - 23.8in - 1920 X 1080 (full Hd) - IPS 16:9 for only €114.42, which is 45% less than the cost in FNAC BE (€207.00).
  • The lowest price of Acer R270 - LED-monitor - 27" - 1920 x 1080 Full HD (1080p) - IPS - 250 cd/m² - 1 ms - HDMI, VGA - zwart, zilver was obtained on November 26, 2020 2:21 pm.

Acer R240Ysi Specifications

Type Monitor
Release Date 2019
Brand Acer
Model Number R240Ysi
Size 24″ (inches)
Panel IPS
Screen Size Class 24″ (inches)
Diagonal Size 23.78 in
60.4 cm
604 mm
1.98 ft
Screen Width 20.75 in
52.7 cm
527.04 mm
1.73 ft
Screen Height 11.67 in
29.6 cm
296.46 mm
0.97 ft
Display Type IPS
Display Bit Depth 8 bits (6 bits + FRC)
Frame Rate Control Yes
Max Number of Colors 16777216
Bits 24
Screen Aspect Ratio 16:9
Screen Resolution 1920 x 1080
Screen Pixel Pitch 0.275 mm
Screen Pixel Density 92 PPI
Backlight Source W-LED
NTSC 1953 72 %
Screen Brightness 250 cd/m²
Static Screen Contrast 1000: 1
Dynamic Screen Contrast 100000000: 1
Screen Horizontal Viewing Angle 178 °
Screen Vertical Viewing Angle 178 °
Display Minimum Response Time 1 ms
Display Average Response Time 4 ms
Display Coating Anti-glare/Matte (3H)
3D No
Size, weight, color
Case Weight 2.53 kg
6 lbs
Case Width with Stand 21.16 in
53.7 cm
537.35 mm
1.76 ft
Case Height with Stand 15.84 in
40.2 cm
402.39 mm
1.32 ft
Case Depth with Stand 8.8 in
22.3 cm
223.495 mm
0.73 ft
Case Weight with Stand 2.327 kg
5 lbs
Case Color Black, Silver
Built-in Camera No
Connectivity 1 x HDMI 1.4
1 x D-sub
Cool Features Low Blue Light
Wide Viewing Angle
AMD FreeSync technology
Flicker-free technology
Vesa Mount Support Yes
VESA Interface Standard Size 100 x 100
Removable VESA Stand Yes
Height Adjustment No
Landscape or Portrait Pivot Support No
Left or Right Swivel Support No
Forward and Backward Tilt Support Yes
Forward Tilt 5 °
Backward Tilt 23 °
Frequency and Interpolation
Vertical Digital Frequency 40 Hz – 76 Hz
Horizontal Digital Frequency 30 kHz – 85 kHz
Screen Interpolation Measurement Unit NULL
110V 100 V – 120 V
220V 220 V – 240 V
AC Frequency 50 Hz – 60 Hz
Power Consumption When Device is Off 0.19 W
Power Consumption in Sleep Mode 0.38 W
Average Power Consumption 35 W
Energy Class A
Certificates and Standards
Licenses CE
ISO9241-307 class I
Usage and Storage Requirements


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Last update on 2020-09-15 / Amazon

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