Dell SE2717H with FHD IPS panel and FreeSync support

Dell SE2717H with FHD IPS panel and FreeSync support

AMD’s FreeSync variable refresh rate technology is increasingly ubiquitous and due to its ease of implementation, far more so than Nvidia G-SYNC. On the outside, the Dell SE2717H looks quite like many other modern Dell monitors including the older SE2716H. The bezels are moderately thin all the way around, without any trickery going on in ... Read More
 
ASUS PG248Q 180Hz Full HD G-SYNC monitor

ASUS PG248Q 180Hz Full HD G-SYNC monitor

The ASUS VG248QE was one of the first monitors on the scene to sport a 144Hz refresh rate. With its combination of strong pixel responsiveness, well-tuned pixel overdrive, low input lag and attractive price it still remains a viable choice more than 3 years on from its release. The ASUS PG248Q pushes the boundaries further, ... Read More
 
Dell P4317Q Multi-Client ‘4K’ UHD monitor

Dell P4317Q Multi-Client ‘4K’ UHD monitor

Update: Dell have confirmed that this model uses PWM and is not flicker-free. This is further confirmed in this video courtesy of our reader Pb-KomA, which shows PWM kick in at brightness levels below ‘100’. News piece below initially published 6th May 2016. The Dell ‘P’ (Professional) series has included some models with impressive all-round ... Read More
 
BenQ XL2735 144Hz 2560 x 1440 gaming monitor

BenQ XL2735 144Hz 2560 x 1440 gaming monitor

Update: Confirmation that this model does not support AMD FreeSync. News piece below initially published 18th July 2016. As far as gaming monitors go, the BenQ XL2730Z has proven to be quite a capable beast. The BenQ XL2735 is a tweaked version of this, now coming under the company’s ZOWIE gaming brand. Aesthetically there are ... Read More
 
Dell UP3017 2560 x 1600 IPS model

Dell UP3017 2560 x 1600 IPS model

With the popularity of 27” 2560 x 1440 models and the recent jump to UHD (3840 x 2160) dominating 32” monitors, the humble 30” 16:10 monitor seems to have been all but forgotten. The Dell UP3017 (not to be confused with the very different UP3017Q) will come as welcome news to those who long for ... Read More
 
Dell P2417H and P2717H ‘P-Series’ Full HD models

Dell P2417H and P2717H ‘P-Series’ Full HD models

The Dell P2414H was a compelling choice, offering affordable all-round performance combined with an ergonomically flexible stand solution. Whilst it may not have the same visual impact as some models, including some models from the UltraSharp series, it certainly hit something of a sweet spot for price, performance and practicality. The Dell P2417H and P2717H ... Read More