Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Monitors

Updated: 31-08-2015 23:14
Brand
alaScore
Price
Type
LED Backlight
3D
#1
alaScore 100

Acer XB270HU

If you've been holding out for a gaming monitor that pairs Nvidia's G-Sync technology with In-Plane Switching (IPS) technology, your wait is over. The Acer XB270HU ($799.99) is the first such display to hit PC Labs, and it's a beauty. The 27-inch, WQHD...

4 expert reviews

#2
alaScore 99

Asus ROG Swift PG278Q

You may have already gathered that I’m rather impressed with the Asus Swift PG278Q Gaming Monitor, and I am, very impressed! Never have I seen such focus in a Gaming monitor, Asus no doubt had one goal in mind, when they designed this monitor…

24 expert reviews | 217 user reviews

#3
alaScore 99

Acer S277HK

The Acer S227HK is a beautifully designed display with fast refresh rates and a competitive price tag. If you don't mind the rear port placement and lack of vertical height adjustment, there is plenty to like. A gorgeous IPS screen and bezel-free...

8 expert reviews | 8 user reviews

#4
alaScore 97

AOC G2460PG

We have seen Nvidia’s G-Sync technology before when we tested it on a 27″ 2560×1440 144Hz monitor, but we had concerns over the horsepower needed to make the most of its 144Hz Refresh Rate. Well, the AOC 2460PG answers that concern…

9 expert reviews | 34 user reviews

#5
alaScore 98

LG 34UM67

A wide view is just the start: this monitor also has gaming-centric features such as FreeSync

4 expert reviews | 13 user reviews

#6
alaScore 98

Philips BDM4065UC

Not quite the perfect panel, but the first 4K screen to really do justice to the super-resolution in-game.

10 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#7
alaScore 98

Viewsonic VP2780-4K

The ViewSonic VP2780-4K has a high resolution, impressive quality levels and great versatility from its design, but it's expensive and lacks some consumer features.

6 expert reviews

#8
alaScore 98

Benq XL2730Z

You can also setup game profiles to automatically switch the monitor into a certain mode when a game is launched. However, none are yet available for the XL2730Z.

8 expert reviews | 26 user reviews

#9
alaScore 98

Dell U3415W

After finishing the review of the Dell UltraSharp U3415W monitor, we can draw a positive conclusion. Not only the look and the haptics are good, the features and the performance are also decent. The supported interfaces (MHL, HDMI 2.0 and DisplayPort...

7 expert reviews | 21 user reviews

#10
alaScore 97

Samsung S34E790C

The menu itself is better than Philips’ effort, too. Rather than being pixellated, it’s sharp and slick, and it’s a tad faster too.

6 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#11
alaScore 97

Samsung U32D970Q

When choosing a monitor, most graphics professionals typically look for a model with lots of screen real estate, accurate colors, good gray-scale performance, and a highly detailed image. With the Samsung U32D970Q ($1,999.99), you get all this, and...

5 expert reviews | 9 user reviews

#12
alaScore 96

Benq GW2765HT

As with most products, you’ve got pros and cons. And whilst there weren’t many cons here, our list of good and bad points are listed below to help you make a final decision on whether the BenQ GW2765HT 27-inch Monitor is the one for you.

2 expert reviews | 4 user reviews

#13
alaScore 96

Asus MX27AQ

What read speed is needed for SSD satisfaction?

3 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#14
alaScore 96

Benq XL2430T

When you're gaming, speed can mean the difference between winning and losing, which is why most gamers require a blazing-fast PC with lots of graphics horsepower. However, it just doesn't make sense to pair all that PC hardware with a monitor designed...

3 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

#15
alaScore 96

LG 24GM77

The LG 24GM77 ($349.99) is a well equipped 1080p gaming monitor that delivers speedy performance, accurate colors, and a host of gamer-friendly settings and features. It uses a 24-inch Twisted-Nematic (TN) panel with a 144Hz refresh rate, a...

3 expert reviews | 11 user reviews

#16
alaScore 96

Samsung UD970

The Samsung UD970 is a pricey display which never feels too expensive for the phenomenal image quality it delivers. Its 4K UHD resolution, combined with almost impossibly accurate colour rendition and flexible display modes make it an excellent choice...

2 expert reviews

#17
alaScore 96

NEC PA322UHD

The mere mention of the terms ‘wide-gamut’ and ‘colour-accurate’ in the same breath is usually a recipe for an expensive, but apply those terms to a 32in 4K display and it’s no surprise to see the price skyrocket: the NEC MultiSync PA322UHD retails at...

3 expert reviews

#18
alaScore 96

Samsung U28D590D

A reasonably-priced 4K monitor with an attractive design, fast response time and decent image quality once you've calibrated it or fiddled with the settings.

21 expert reviews | 328 user reviews

#19
alaScore 96

LG 34UM95

The 34UM95 finally does 21:9 justice, featuring a huge working area free of scaling issues, low input lag and high colour accuracy wrapped up in an attractive design. It's not the cheapest of its kind, but it goes some way to justifying the cost.

21 expert reviews | 110 user reviews

#20
alaScore 96

Asus PB287Q

This machine isn't perfect, but it produces perfect images, especially if you're nowhere near sunlight. Photographers, designers and videographers will love this unit.

30 expert reviews | 146 user reviews

#21
alaScore 96

Dell UP2715K

We've tested plenty of Ultra High-Definition (UHD) 4K monitors over the past year, and with one exception, they offered the highest resolution (3,840 by 2,160) of any desktop monitor we've seen. Only the Apple iMac With Retina 5K Display was capable of...

3 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#22
alaScore 95

Eizo ColorEdge CS240

The Eizo ColorEdge CS240 isn’t cheap – you could buy two Dell UltraSharp U2414H IPS monitors and have change left over for the price of one – but this is the first time we’ve seen a truly professional-class monitor at anywhere near this price. For...

4 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#23
alaScore 95

Eizo CG277

The CG277 also boasts a maximum brightness of 300 nits and a contrast ratio of 1,000:1. All this is joined by the utmost in colour accuracy and colour coverage, with 99% Adobe RGB, 99% DCI-P3 and, of course, sRGB is fully covered. It also uses a 10-bit...

4 expert reviews

#24
alaScore 95

AOC Style Q2770PQU

The AOC Q2770Pqu is a fantastic monitor. Until now, the only 27in monitor we've tested that's produced a 100 per cent colour accuracy score was the £580 Ultimate award-winning Dell U2713H, but the AOC will be welcome news for those who want an...

15 expert reviews | 33 user reviews

#25
alaScore 95

Acer XB240H / HA

The Acer XB240H is a 24-inch monitor designed for both RTS and FPS game play. Armed with Nvidia's G-Sync technology, 144Hz refresh rate it delivers smooth gaming performance

1 expert reviews | 6 user reviews

Compare

    Buying Guide

    Buying Guide - Monitors

    Monitor Reviews – Make the Most of Useful Guidance

    For many computer users, replacing hardware is an occasional necessity. With the help of monitor reviews, they can make the most of the experience of others before deciding which make and model to purchase. There are so many on the market, ranging in price from the easily affordable to the relatively expensive. The quality of the monitor is an important aspect, of course, especially for those who like to watch movies on their PC. Crystal clear pictures make the viewing experience particularly memorable, so it pays to shop around for a good deal. Thankfully, it only takes a few seconds of searching our website to find a whole host of helpful comments from previous purchasers.

    Helpful Customer Comments about Computer Hardware

    There are a number of outlets which sell monitors and other hardware items. Consumers have the option of visiting electrical stores, supermarkets and online retailers in a bid to find their desired products, and there are so many manufacturers which offer items to the public. Customer comments on alaTest’s website will help potential buyers to sort the wheat from the chaff. As well as computer monitors, there are also reviews of various other products to search for, such as digital cameras, laptops and televisions. Whether you are looking to buy famous brands such as Sony and Panasonic or one of the lesser-known manufacturers, you should head to our site before you part with any money.

    Popular products

    Back to top

    Monitors on alaTest

    alaTest.co.uk has collected and analyzed millions of reviews from 2963 sources to help you choose the best Monitor from top brands like Samsung, Lg, Viewsonic, Acer, Hewlett-packard and more.

    Buying Tips Read our Buying Guide
    before you make your purchase