Samsung S25HG50 144Hz TN model

Samsung S25HG50 144Hz TN model

Update: Update on price and availability. News piece below initially published 20th February 2017. Samsung has recently re-entered the gaming monitor scene after a notable absence for several years. Their smallest offering, the C24FG70, offers a unique experience with its high refresh rate VA (Vertical Alignment) panel. But not everybody likes to have a curve ... Read More
 
ASUS PG35VQ 200Hz 3440 x 1440 UltraWide with G-SYNC HDR

ASUS PG35VQ 200Hz 3440 x 1440 UltraWide with G-SYNC HDR

Many users have embraced the ‘UltraWide’ 21:9 aspect ratio and the experience it brings when gaming, watching movies or simply for desktop productivity (and so-called productivity). Users are then faced with a choice between the stronger colour consistency and superior pixel responsiveness of IPS models or the superior contrast and potentially slightly lower price of ... Read More
 
Dell UP2718Q ‘4K’ HDR model with 384 dimming zones

Dell UP2718Q ‘4K’ HDR model with 384 dimming zones

‘HDR’ (High Dynamic Range) is all the rage at the moment (if you’re a marketeer), with many monitor manufacturers keen to support HDR content in some way or another. The Dell UP2718Q doesn’t diverge too much from the manufacturer’s other current UltraSharp models, going for a modern home-office look. The bezels are matte black plastic ... Read More
 
Acer Z35P with 3440 x 1440, 120Hz and G-SYNC

Acer Z35P with 3440 x 1440, 120Hz and G-SYNC

The AOC AG352UCG has proven itself to be a highly capable gaming monitor. It combines a 100Hz VA panel with pretty decent pixel responsiveness, low input lag, a 3440 x 1440 resolution and Nvidia G-SYNC. The Acer Z35P (not to be confused with the older Z35) is a new member of the company’s Predator line-up ... Read More
 
IPS vs VA 100Hz+ UltraWides

IPS vs VA 100Hz+ UltraWides

We’ve recently reviewed a number of 100Hz+ UltraWide monitors with VA panels. To try to help users focus their thoughts and decide which of these may be best for their own uses, we created this comparison thread on our forum. Useful though this thread is for comparing the various VA options, we sort of brushed ... Read More
 
Samsung C27H711 and C32H711 WQHD VA monitors

Samsung C27H711 and C32H711 WQHD VA monitors

Update: Update on price and availability. News piece below initially published 9th April 2017. If there are two things Samsung has really embraced with their recent monitors, it would be the use of a curved rather than a flat screen and the use of the VA panel type. The C27H711 and C32H711 (C27H711Q and C32H711Q ... Read More