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
 
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