AOC Q3279VWFD8 with 31.5 inch WQHD 75Hz IPS panel

AOC Q3279VWFD8 with 31.5 inch WQHD 75Hz IPS panel

The AOC Q3279VWF was worthy of praise in some respects, with its strong contrast and price tag being two stand-out features. The (unimaginatively named) AOC Q3279VWFD8 sets to improve upon two key criticisms of the original model, namely pixel responsiveness and colour gamut. The monitor shares the aesthetics, which supports what is only a minor ... Read More
 
AOC C24G1, C27G1 and C32G1 curved 144Hz VA models

AOC C24G1, C27G1 and C32G1 curved 144Hz VA models

Update: Update on availability. We’ll be reviewing the 23.6″ model in the not too distant future. News piece below initially published June 12th 2018. The number of models offering high refresh rate VA (Vertical Alignment) panels has increased significantly in recent months. The strong contrast performance and lack of ‘IPS glow’ is something that many ... Read More
 
Samsung C43J890 with 43 inch 120Hz Super UltraWide screen

Samsung C43J890 with 43 inch 120Hz Super UltraWide screen

We’ve seen a few models now with so-called ‘Super UltraWide’ screens, such as the Samsung C49HG90 and newer C49J890. The Samsung C43J890 (also referred to as C43J89 of the CJ89 series) offers a slightly smaller (but still very wide) screen, with a higher pixel density and slightly higher vertical resolution component. Size aside, the styling ... Read More
 
AOC 22V2Q, 24V2Q and 27V2Q elegant Full HD IPS models

AOC 22V2Q, 24V2Q and 27V2Q elegant Full HD IPS models

AOC have recently been dabbling in impressive feature-rich gaming monitors, most notably with their AGON line-up. But for users wanting something a bit more basic, they’ve also became rather adept over the years at producing stylish-looking models with good all-round performance and an agreeable price tag. The V2 is one such line-up, encompassing the 21.5” ... Read More
 
Samsung C49J890 49 inch 144Hz model

Samsung C49J890 49 inch 144Hz model

Update: Update on price, model designation and availability. News piece below initially published April 15th 2018. Some users love the immersion and horizontal screen space afforded to them by ‘UltraWide’ monitors. With the Samsung C49HG90, things were brought to a whole new level with what the company dubbed the ‘Super UltraWide’ format. This stretches beyond ... Read More
 
ASUS PB247Q Full HD IPS model for colour accuracy

ASUS PB247Q Full HD IPS model for colour accuracy

The ASUS PB (‘Professional’) series is generally well-respected amongst users looking for a well-rounded solution for colour-critical work that doesn’t break the bank. The ASUS PB247Q is a Full HD addition to the line-up, with styling that’s right at home amongst other recent additions to the series. The monitor has a sleek and, well, ‘professional’ ... Read More