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Samsung S34E790C

Several exciting trends have perked up the PC monitor market over the past couple of years. Screens with 4K resolutions have offered unparalleled sharpness, and 21:9 panels provide a widescreen experience that's great for games and movies.

12 expert reviews | 35 user reviews

alaScore 99

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...

10 expert reviews | 58 user reviews

alaScore 99

Philips BDM4065UC

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14 expert reviews | 52 user reviews

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Viewsonic VP2780-4K

Scores in depth ViewSonic screens are sometimes associated with the budget market, but there's nothing cheap about the VP2780-4K, which costs a hefty $1,093 (about £700, or AU$1,430).

6 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

alaScore 98

Dell UP2715K

The Dell UP2715K is an ultra-high resolution 27-inch monitor that packs in an astonishing 5,120 x 2,880 pixels – that's 5K resolution. It also has 99% AdobeRGB colour coverage, making it perhaps the ultimate professional photographer or videographer's...

8 expert reviews | 28 user reviews

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Acer XB270HU

If you’re looking for a new gaming monitor to upgrade from your 1080p to something higher resolution, this Acer is a solid choice if money is no object. Most gamers have a budget of some sort, though, and the $800 price tag on this display will take a...

7 expert reviews

alaScore 98

Benq XL2730Z

The BenQ XL2730Z is an all-singing, all-dancing gaming monitor that's bursting with features. Top of the hit list is the presence of AMD's new FreeSync technology and this is joined by a 2560 x 1440-pixel resolution, a blur-reduction mode, 144Hz...

10 expert reviews | 62 user reviews

alaScore 98

Acer S277HK

Scores in depth If you want to bring the bezel-less aesthetics of Dell's XPS 13 ($799, £517, AU$1020) to your desktop workspace, then Acer's S277HK 4K UHD ($699, £452, AU$892) display may be just the ticket. The S277HK features a high resolution...

11 expert reviews | 27 user reviews

alaScore 97


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…

12 expert reviews | 79 user reviews

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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…

25 expert reviews | 391 user reviews

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LG 34UM67

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

6 expert reviews | 40 user reviews

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Benq RL2755HM

Gaming monitors are often expensive, but BenQ's RL2755HM costs £200. For that money you get a 27in screen with a 1080p resolution, as well as several features usually found on pricier panels.

5 expert reviews | 42 user reviews

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Asus PA328Q

The Asus PA328Q delivers a beautiful, accurate image from the extensive colour palette, making it ideal for a semi pro designer or photographer

6 expert reviews | 14 user reviews

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Asus MG279Q

This gaming screen from Asus comes with a 1440p resolution and a 27-inch diagonal, but that's not all to like. It's got AMD FreeSync on board to make games run smoother, and it's got screen modes that correspond to different game genres – an idea...

8 expert reviews | 84 user reviews

alaScore 96

Eizo CG277

The CG277 is Eizo's flagship non-4K monitor, offering the absolute finest in image quality. It boasts 99% sRGB and Adobe RGB coverage, a built-in calibration sensor, a 10-bit display with 16-bit lookup table and even includes a monitor hood that works...

4 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

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Benq XL2720Z

The BenQ XL2720Z is a lightning-quick, premium gaming monitor that will serve any FPS fan well, bar none.

15 expert reviews | 148 user reviews

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The AOC U3477PQU takes all of the best elements of the

14 expert reviews | 12 user reviews

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Acer XR341CK

Acer has the most impressive AMD FreeSync monitor yet with its XR341CK, sporting a resolution of 3440x1440 and impressive refresh rate of 75Hz.

4 expert reviews | 15 user reviews

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LG 34UC87

"These 21:9 monitors are beautiful and very easy to fall in love with."

3 expert reviews | 23 user reviews

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Benq BL3201PT 4K

The BenQ is an outstanding monitor which ticks almost every box as a modern high-performance UHD display. By combining the basics of uncluttered and well-constructed design and an OSD interface that doesn’t make you want to punch the screen, the...

4 expert reviews | 59 user reviews

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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.

32 expert reviews | 303 user reviews

alaScore 96

ViewSonic VX2475Smhl-4K

The Viewsonic VX2478Smhl-4K ($469.99) is proof that you don't have to spend a fortune to view 4K content, nor do you need a big screen. Based on Plane-Line Switching (PLS) panel technology this 24-inch Ultra-High-Definition (UHD) monitor delivers a...

3 expert reviews

alaScore 96


The Q2577PWQ is a great workplace monitor with excellent image quality, but its 25in size may not be right for anyone that struggles with text legibility. Furthermore, its lack of USB ports is a mild disappointment for an otherwise fully featured and...

3 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

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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 | 15 user reviews

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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

16 expert reviews | 69 user reviews


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