Philips BDM4037UW curved ‘4K’ UHD VA monitor

Philips BDM4037UW curved ‘4K’ UHD VA monitor

The Philips BDM4065UC and BDM4350UC are screens for those who like them big, glossy and with plenty of pixels. Aside from the slight size difference, the panel type really sets these models apart with the older model being VA (Vertical Alignment) and the newer model having an IPS (In Plane Switching) type screen. The newer ... Read More
 
Dell S2417DG with G-SYNC, 165Hz and WQHD resolution

Dell S2417DG with G-SYNC, 165Hz and WQHD resolution

The Dell S2716DG has proven to be a popular product, both for its performance and the trustworthy brand name. As a matter of fact, it’s one of the reference screens we use when assessing monitor responsiveness and is our main gaming monitor at the moment. The Dell S2417DG is essentially a miniaturised version of this, ... Read More
 
ASUS PG27UQ 144Hz ‘4K’ monitor with G-SYNC HDR

ASUS PG27UQ 144Hz ‘4K’ monitor with G-SYNC HDR

The ‘4K’ UHD resolution offers a potentially rich and rewarding gaming experience, but due to bandwidth restrictions on current port controllers has been restricted to 60Hz. The ASUS PG27UQ makes use of DisplayPort 1.4, which has been available on the current generation of GPUs for a little while now, to combine the UHD resolution with ... Read More
 
BenQ XL2540 240Hz Full HD monitor

BenQ XL2540 240Hz Full HD monitor

Update: Update on price and availability. News piece below initially published 8th November 2016. When it comes to responsive gameplay, elevated refresh rates and frame rates are vitally important. As explored in this article, high refresh rates and frame rates are vitally important for a good ‘connected feel’ when playing a game and can also ... Read More
 
AOC AG271QG 165Hz IPS-type G-SYNC model

AOC AG271QG 165Hz IPS-type G-SYNC model

The AOC AG271QX was a recently announced member of the new AGON series of gaming monitors. Using a FreeSync-compatible 144Hz TN panel with 2560 x 1440 (WQHD) resolution, it seems an interesting alternative to products like the BenQ XL2730Z. The AOC AG271QG, also of the AGON series, offers an interesting alternative to products like the ... Read More
 
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