ViewSonic VX4380-4K with ‘4K’ IPS panel

ViewSonic VX4380-4K with ‘4K’ IPS panel

Back in May 2016 we looked at the Philips BDM4350UC, a model which really appeals to some users due to its size, the glossy screen surface and its IPS-type panel. The ViewSonic VX4380-4K makes use of this same or a very similar panel, housing it differently and using a different set of assistive electronics (there ... Read More
 
Samsung C24FG70 and C27FG70 144Hz curved VA monitors with FreeSync

Samsung C24FG70 and C27FG70 144Hz curved VA monitors with FreeSync

Update: Added information on CFG73 models. Our review of the 23.5″ model is now published. News piece below initially published 17th August 2016. It has been several years since Samsung produced a high refresh rate monitor, with their glossy SA750 and SA950 models offering something a bit different to everything else on the market today. ... Read More
 
Acer X27 ‘4K’ UHD model with 144Hz IPS-type panel

Acer X27 ‘4K’ UHD model with 144Hz IPS-type panel

Users looking for a high refresh rate on their monitor have so far had to make do with resolutions that are lower than ‘4K’ UHD (3840 x 2160). For users wishing to display their content in UHD, they’ve had to settle for 60Hz or just a very mild overclock beyond this. The ASUS PG27UQ was ... Read More
 
AOC PDS241 and PDS271 designer monitors

AOC PDS241 and PDS271 designer monitors

The AOC I2481FXH and I2781FH have proven themselves attractive choices for users wanting a stylish and minimalistic (dare we say ‘artistic’) looking screen, with good all-round performance. The AOC PDS241 and PDS271 continue this quest for style, with a little design help from Studio F.A. Porsche – better known for their cars but also dabbling ... Read More
 
Samsung U32H850 with ‘4K’ VA panel and Quantum Dots

Samsung U32H850 with ‘4K’ VA panel and Quantum Dots

A screen size of ~32” is something of a sweet spot for the ‘4K’ UHD resolution, in our experience. The balance between comfortable scaling-free viewing and clarity is excellent. The AOC U3277PWQU distinguished itself from many alternatives of this size and resolution by offering a VA (Vertical Alignment) panel. The Samsung U32H850 makes use of ... Read More
 
Dell UP3017Q ‘4K’ UHD OLED monitor

Dell UP3017Q ‘4K’ UHD OLED monitor

Update: Further information on price, availability and specifications. News piece below initially published 6th January 2016. We’ve seen some exciting developments recently – the growing range of ‘UltraWide’ curved displays which we’re particularly fond of and the increasing number of ‘4K’ UHD monitors. But none of these have had us quite as giddy with excitement ... Read More