Viotek Reveals New Ultra-Thin Portable Monitors That Won’t Kill Your Budget

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Viotek is taking their impressive quality of monitors and making it easier than ever to take them on the go, with their new LingQ line. 

Viotek knows how to make a damn good monitor. They also know how to make damn good monitors that don’t cost you an arm and a leg. Today, they’ve revealed their newest monitor, an ultra-thin, portable, monitor that also comes with a touchscreen option. Best of all they come in at under $200.

Viotek, a brand at the forefront of performance and value in gaming peripherals and other consumer electronics, today introduces its first portable IPS monitor in both touch and non-touch versions. Prices starting under $200 making them the most affordable portable monitors on the market.

The LinQ and LinQ Touch are Viotek’s smallest monitors to date, packing a brilliant 1080p 15.6-inch display with a 178-degree viewing angle into an ultra-thin (0.36-inch thick), lightweight (1.35 and 1.7 pounds respectively) body. Both the LinQ and LinQ Touch offer an IPS panel with a 60hz refresh rate and support AMD FreeSync®. Brightness is adjustable up to 250 nits.

“We designed the LinQ with a simple goal in mind,” says VP Brett Barbour. “To combine productivity and portability in an easy-to-use, elegant form factor.”

The LinQ and LinQ Touch feature two USB-C ports as well as HDMI and 3.5mm audio out, offering more connection options than other portable monitors. Both are wrapped in a magnetic leather case that doubles as an adjustable stand offering multiple configurations and viewing angles.

Engineered for today’s on-the-go- lifestyles, the LinQ and LinQ Touch are travel friendly, making it possible to turn any laptop, tablet or even smartphone into a dual-screen setup. Perfect when traveling for business, or even casual gaming and movies. Increase screen real-estate when giving presentations, collaborating or coding. They can also serve as an external viewfinder for photographers.

For gaming or general productivity purposes, there sure seems to be a lot of cool uses for this portable monitor. The LinQ and LinQ Touch are on sale for introductory prices of $169.99 ($190 MSRP) and $229.99 ($250 MSRP) respectively and are available now through Viotek.com, Amazon and select retailers.