Download  Print this page

Asus MK221H User Manual

Mk221 series
Hide thumbs


MK221 Series
LCD Monitor
User's manual



  Related Manuals for Asus MK221H

  Summary of Contents for Asus MK221H

  • Page 1 MK221 Series LCD Monitor User’s manual MIC ARRAY MENU...
  • Page 2 Product warranty or service will not be extended if: (1) the product is repaired, modified or altered, unless such repair, modification of alteration is authorized in writing by ASUS; or (2) the serial number of the product is defaced or missing.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents Contents ... iii Notices ... iv Safety information ... v Care & Cleaning ... vi Welcome! ... 1 Package contents ... 1 Monitor introduction ... 2 1.3.1 Front view ... 2 1.3.2 Back view ... 3 Assembling the monitor base ... 4 Adjusting the monitor ...
  • Page 4: Notices

    Notices Federal Communications Commission Statement This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following two conditions: • This device may not cause harmful interference, and • This device must accept any interference received including interference that may cause undesired operation.
  • Page 5: Safety Information

    Safety information • Before setting up the monitor, carefully read all the documentation that came with the package. • To prevent fire or shock hazard, never expose the monitor to rain or moisture. • Never try to open the monitor cabinet. The dangerous high voltages inside the monitor may result in serious physical injury.
  • Page 6: Care & Cleaning

    Care & Cleaning • Before you lift or reposition your monitor, it is better to disconnect the cables and power cord. Follow the correct lifting techniques when positioning the monitor. When lifting or carrying the monitor, grasp the edges of the monitor. Do not lift the display by the stand or the cord.
  • Page 7: Where To Find More Information

    Refer to the following sources for additional information and for product and software updates. ASUS websites The ASUS websites worldwide provide updated information on ASUS hardware and software products. Refer to Optional documentation Your product package may include optional documentation that may have been added by your dealer.
  • Page 8 viii...
  • Page 9: Welcome

    Welcome! Thank you for purchasing the ASUS The latest widescreen LCD monitor from ASUS provides a crisper, broader, and brighter display, plus a host of features that enhance your viewing experience. Besides, the built-in 1.3 mega-pixel webcam with Mic Array support enhances image quality and voice clarity.
  • Page 10: Monitor Introduction

    • Automatically adjust the image to its optimized position, clock, and phase by pressing this button for 2–3 seconds (MK221H VGA input only). button: • Press this button to decrease the value of the function selected or move left/down to the previous function.
  • Page 11: Back View

    Stereo speakers (2Wx2) Rear connectors AC-IN port. Connects the power cord. HDMI port (MK221H only). For high-definition multimedia interface (HDMI) signal connection. DVI port (MK221H only). For DVI-D digital signal connection. VGA port. For VGA analog signal connection. Audio out port. Connects to external speakers.
  • Page 12: Assembling The Monitor Base

    • Hold the stand to prevent the monitor from falling when you change its angle. • You can adjust the monitor’s angle from -5˚–20˚. It is normal that the monitor slightly shakes while you adjust the the viewing angle. -5˚–20˚ ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor...
  • Page 13: Detaching The Arm/Base

    Use a screwdriver to remove the four screws on the arm , then slide out the arm/base to detach it from the monitor (Figure 2). Figure 1 We recommend that you cover the table surface with soft cloth to prevent damage to the monitor. ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor Four screws Figure 2...
  • Page 14: Connecting The Cables

    Connecting the cables Connect the cables as shown: 1. Power cord 2. HDMI signal cable (MK221H only) 3. DVI signal cable (MK221H only) 4. VGA signal cable 5. Audio-out cable 6. Audio-in cable 7. USB 2.0 cable The HDMI cable and audio-out cable are purchased separately.
  • Page 15: Built-In Webcam With Mic Array Support

    • The webcam is adjustable upward and downward as shown. MIC ARRAY Do not turn the webcam upward or downward over 30 the webcam. ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor ® III 800 MHz or higher processor MENU ® Vista / XP Service Pack 2 -30˚–30˚...
  • Page 16: Lifeframe 2 Software

    LifeFrame 2 software ASUS MK221 provides the easy-to-use LifeFrame 2 software that can work with the webcam, allowing users to create their own photos or video clips. • LifeFrame 2 only supports Microsoft operating systems. • The LifeFrame 2 software is bundled in the support CD.
  • Page 17: Osd (On-Screen Display) Menu

    In the Standard Mode, the ASCR, Satuation, Sharpness, and Skin Tone • functions are not user-configurable. Except in the Standard Mode, the sRGB function is not user-configurable. • ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor again to navigate through the sub-menu functions. button. Repeat step 2 and step 3 to...
  • Page 18 • activate this function. Contrast: the adjusting range is from 0 to 100. • ASCR: turns on/off the ASCR (ASUS Smart Contrast Ratio) function. • Trace Free: turns on/off the Trace Free function. • Sharpness: the adjusting range is from 0 to 100.
  • Page 19 English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Traditional Chinese, Simplified Chinese, and Japanese. Information: shows the monitor information. • All Reset: “Yes” allows you to restore the default setting. • ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor is a hotkey to is a hotkey to...
  • Page 20: Specifications Summary

    MIC x2 (Mic Array with echo cancellation) 5 video preset modes (by hotkey) Yes (by hotkey) 5 color temperatures 3 skin-tones 19-pin HDMI, supports 1080p (MK221H only) DVI-D with HDCP (MK221H only) D-Sub 3.5 mm Mini-jack 3.5 mm Mini-jack 3.5 mm Mini-jack...
  • Page 21 Accessories Regulation approvals *Specifications are subject to change without notice. ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor VGA cable, DVI cable (MK221H only), audio cable, USB cable, power cord, support CD, quick start guide, warranty card Energy Star , CB, CE, Gost-R, CCC, UL/cUL, FCC, ®...
  • Page 22: Troubleshooting (Faq)

    • Make sure that you have connected the USB 2.0 cable securely to both the LCD monitor and your computer. • Make sure that you use the Microsoft Vista / XP Service Pack 2 operating systems. ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor ® ® Windows...
  • Page 23: Supported Operating Modes

    * Modes not listed in the table may not be supported. For optimal resolution, we recommend that you choose a mode listed in the table above. * This monitor supports full HD (480i/p, 576i/p, 720p, 1080i/p) video contents from game consoles, DVD players and other consumer video devices. ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor Vertical Horizontal Frequency...
  • Page 24 ASUS MK221 Series LCD Monitor...

This manual is also suitable for:

Mk221 series