ASUS PA27AC HDR10 compatible WQHD model

ASUS PA27AC HDR10 compatible WQHD model

‘HDR’ (High Dynamic Range) has become a popular marketing phrase recently, with gamers, movie-lovers and content creators all keen to have this ‘feature’. Monitor manufacturers and their overzealous marketing departments are also keen to promote the feature, even when a product offers very weak and unconvincing support for HDR. The ASUS PA27AC, of the ProArt ... Read More
 
AOC Q3279VWF 31.5 inch VA WQHD FreeSync model

AOC Q3279VWF 31.5 inch VA WQHD FreeSync model

Update: We’re currently reviewing this model. News piece below initially published 24th October 2017. Some users like the combination of ‘screen real-estate’ and moderate pixel density offered by ~32” 2560 x 1440 (WQHD) models. With a pixel density of 93.24 PPI (Pixels Per Inch), it brings the same sort of clarity and text size enjoyed ... Read More
 
ASUS VA249HE Eye Care Monitor with Full HD VA panel

ASUS VA249HE Eye Care Monitor with Full HD VA panel

There is considerable interest in monitors that are comfortable to use for extended periods of time. The vast majority of models have now adopted flicker-free backlight, with additional features such as Low Blue Light (LBL) settings designed with viewing comfort in mind. We’ve had a lot of positive feedback about VA models such as the ... Read More
 
Samsung C27HG70 and C32HG70 with curved 144Hz WQHD panels

Samsung C27HG70 and C32HG70 with curved 144Hz WQHD panels

Update: Our review of the 27″ model is now published. News piece below initially published 8th June 2017. Samsung have been particularly keen to push out monitors with a curve, which from our experience isn’t a bad thing and is often something people only fully appreciate after direct experience. They’ve never been a company to ... Read More
 
Samsung C34H890 100Hz VA UltraWide with 1800R curve

Samsung C34H890 100Hz VA UltraWide with 1800R curve

Update: We had originally planned to review this monitor, although the sample was not made available. Other reviews will take priority. News piece below initially published 28th June 2017. Samsung first released the S34E790C, with a relatively gentle 3000R curve and 60Hz refresh rate. It then introduced the C34F791, bringing with it some fairly radical ... Read More
 
ViewSonic XG2702 144Hz FreeSync TN model

ViewSonic XG2702 144Hz FreeSync TN model

The ViewSonic XG2402 offers a refresh of the popular XG2401, with some nice new features. Our more attentive readers will realise that a 27” variant (XG2701) was also due a replacement. Enter the ViewSonic XG2702, which as the model code suggests brings some of these refinements to the 27” version. The monitor offers a fairly ... Read More