AOC AG241QG and AG241QX 144Hz+ WQHD models

AOC AG241QG and AG241QX 144Hz+ WQHD models

Update: Our review of the QX model is now live. News piece below initially published 14th July 2016. Having taken a look at the Having taken a look at the Dell P2416D, which was one of the first WQHD (2560 x 1440) models to hit the scene with a ~24” screen, we can certainly see ... Read More
 
LG 34UC79G 144Hz IPS UltraWide model

LG 34UC79G 144Hz IPS UltraWide model

Update: Update on price and availability. News piece below initially published 1st September 2016. Recent trends in the 21:9 UltraWide market have included a combination of ‘overclocked’ IPS models, running at up to 100Hz. And of course VA models ‘running’ at up to 200Hz without really offering offering sufficient pixel responsiveness to support this properly. ... Read More
 
ViewSonic VP2468 Full HD model for colour-critical work

ViewSonic VP2468 Full HD model for colour-critical work

IPS (In Plane Switching) and IPS-type (PLS, AHVA etc.) panels are the preferred choice for colour-critical work due to their relatively strong colour consistency and viewing angle performance. The ViewSonic VP2468 uses the popular 23.8” IPS-type panel size and places it in very sleek-looking housing. The bezels feature a dual-stage design, with extremely thin hard ... Read More
 
Dell U2917W and U3417W UltraWide monitors

Dell U2917W and U3417W UltraWide monitors

Since the introduction of the first 21:9 monitors, including the Dell U2913WM, there have been many developments in this sector. Larger screens, the introduction of various levels of curvature and higher resolutions and refresh rates. Dell have now refreshed their UltraWide line-up with replacements for both the U2913WM and U3415W. The U2917W is a replacement ... Read More
 
AOC U3277PWQU with ‘4K’ UHD MVA panel

AOC U3277PWQU with ‘4K’ UHD MVA panel

The 3840 x 2160 ‘4K’ UHD resolution has a lot to offer, especially on a ~32” screen where the balance between readability and pixel density is relatively good. For users wanting the strong contrast and lack of ‘IPS glow’ that VA (Vertical Alignment) technology offers, the choice of UHD models has been quite overwhelming. So ... Read More
 
Acer XB271HU and XB271HUT 165Hz WQHD AHVA models

Acer XB271HU and XB271HUT 165Hz WQHD AHVA models

Some users may be a little confused as to why we are bringing ‘news’ of the Acer XB271HU several months after its release. As it happens, we never published a news piece on this as we were expecting to have reviewed it by now. Unfortunately, a review sample of this never materialised despite repeated requests ... Read More