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AOC AGON AG271QG Review: 165Hz G-SYNC Gaming Monitor

Introduction The AOC AGON AG271QG delivers an amazing gaming experience thanks to its whopping 165Hz refresh rate, rapid 4ms response time, and Nvidia G-Sync technology. Not only do video games run buttery smooth on this gaming monitor, they look amazing too; the true 8-bit IPS panel with 100% sRGB color space coverage ensures accurate and

LG 23MP68VQ Review: Budget IPS Monitor With FreeSync

Introduction If you’re looking for a nice, budget monitor with vibrant colors and a beautiful border-less design, look no further and meet the LG 23MP68VQ. Although a budget monitor, it delivers accurate and consistent colors thanks to the IPS panel that covers over 99% of the sRGB color space. Additionally, it offers an amazing gaming

LG 27UD68 Review: Best 4K UHD IPS FreeSync Monitor

This 4K display monitor delivers stunning image quality with 99% sRGB color gamut accuracy required by professional designers and photographers. It offers various unique features which will help graphic designers efficiently utilize their work. Yet the monitor is not only intended for work as it also has some gaming exclusive features as well.

Is FreeSync Worth It?

Unlike G-Sync, AMD's FreeSync doesn't cost as much; in fact, with most of the newer LG, Samsung, and BenQ monitors the FreeSync technology comes free of charge. NVIDIA G-Sync requires a propretiary chip to be installed inside the monitor, which adds a premium to the monitor, but it is also a little bit better than

Is G-Sync Worth It?

Short Answer If you have a powerful computer rig, then the premium features of the Nvidia G-Sync will be well worth the money. It will reduce the input lag and eliminate screen tearing and stuttering giving you the smoothest gameplay experience possible. If you’re tight on budget and have a common computer equipment, then you

ASUS ROG Swift PG27UQ Preview: 144Hz G-SYNC HDR Gaming Monitor

Introduction The CES 2017 announced some really amazing new monitors which we’ll be seeing throughout this year. The ASUS ROG Swift PG27UQ is definitely one of the more exciting ones as it offers both the Nvidia G-Sync and the HDR10 (High Dynamic Range) technologies which will dramatically change the world of gaming. At the moment,

HP Omen X 35 Review: 35-Inch Ultra-Wide Gaming Monitor With G-Sync

Introduction HP, one of the biggest PC manufacturers, announced their first ultra-wide curved gaming monitor at the CES 2017. The HP Omen X 35 will also be their first monitor to feature the Nvidia G-Sync technology, and the screen size is no other than whopping 35-inches. As this monitor will be released sometime in March, we

Acer Predator XB252Q Review: 240Hz G-SYNC Gaming Monitor

Introduction Acer has announced many goods at the CES this year and we’re all anticipating the releases of the new and exciting Predator series monitors. Already in February, we can expect to see the Acer Predator XB252Q, as well as its 27-inch version the XB272 and the groundbreaking Acer Predator Z301CT with the exclusive Tobii

Acer Predator Z301CT Review: 200Hz Curved Gaming Monitor With G-Sync And Eye Tracking

Introduction Acer has announced a plenty of awesome gaming monitors for us from the Predator series at the CES 2017, most of which will be already available in February. The Acer Predator Z301CT is a 30-inch curved gaming monitor which features a new and exciting Tobii eye tracking technology. In fact, this feature has earned

LG 25UM58-P Review: Budget IPS UltraWide Monitor

This stunning 25 inches, ultra-wide resolution IPS monitor with exclusive gaming and designing features is available for only around 200$ (even under). You may think that it is not possible and that there has to be something wrong with the monitor, but the LG has managed to create this amazing budget monitor and make it

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