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Updated: Feb 13, 2016 22:30
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#26
alaScore 96

Benq XL2730Z

BenQ has been manufacturing outstanding gaming monitors for years and continues that trend with the XL2730Z ($599). This 27-inch display pairs Twisted Nematic (TN) panel technology with AMD's FreeSync dynamic-refresh technology to deliver excellent...

10 expert reviews | 85 user reviews

#27
alaScore 96

Asus PB287Q

The main issue is still the enormous performance requirements. Notebook GPUs in particular have problems with the frame rates in complex titles. Even high-end chips like the GeForce GTX 980M or GTX 970M quickly drop below 30 fps in higher settings....

45 expert reviews | 360 user reviews

#28
alaScore 96

BenQ GW2870H

Choosing a monitor has become more complicated than ever before, with new screens routinely boasting dozens of features – from game-friendly screen modes and tweaks to speakers, webcams and other bits of kit designed to aid productivity.

2 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#29
alaScore 96

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...

13 expert reviews | 21 user reviews

#30
alaScore 96

HP Z25n

At the end of the day, the HP’s Z25n comes across as overconfident. The monitor fell short of the promises made by HP in terms of color gamut, brightness, and contrast levels, but it’s not a total loss. It certainly beats out a few other midrange...

2 expert reviews

#31
alaScore 95

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...

5 expert reviews | 5 user reviews

#32
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

19 expert reviews | 102 user reviews

#33
alaScore 95

LG 24GM77 / 24GM77-B

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...

7 expert reviews | 54 user reviews

#34
alaScore 95

Benq XL2720Z

Once again, BenQ has a winner on its hands with the new XL2720Z ($529) gaming monitor. Like its predecessor, the BenQ XL2720T, the XL2720Z lets you take your game to new levels, with a fast pixel response and dedicated first-person shooter (FPS) modes....

18 expert reviews | 198 user reviews

#35
alaScore 95

AOC G2460PG

Joining manufacturers such as BenQ, Acer, and Asus, AOC has entered the G-Sync gaming market with its G2460PG monitor ($449). Equipped with a 24-inch Twisted-Nematic (TN) panel with a speedy 144Hz refresh rate, the G2460PG employs Nvidia's G-Sync...

15 expert reviews | 81 user reviews

#36
alaScore 95

Samsung SD850T Series (27", 32")

The main menu is clear and responsive. Most of the customisable options are contained in a single menu, and it’s easy to find the obvious settings. It has most of the options that users are likely to require, but there’s no sign of the Adobe RGB preset...

7 expert reviews | 96 user reviews

#37
alaScore 95

Samsung S32E590C

I'm not a gamer but two of my grandchildren who are tested the Samsung and both were enthusiastic over its performance with their games. While the monitor is supplied with an HDMI cable it would also have been appropriate to include a DisplayPort cable...

1 expert reviews | 17 user reviews

#38
alaScore 95

Dell P2416D

Great: Easy to assemble. Well made. Great colours - I've never had a screen this big before and viewing photo's on it is a whole new world. Really good stand which makes it really easy to adjust the monitor and place it exactly where you want it OK: I...

2 expert reviews | 27 user reviews

#39
alaScore 95

HP DreamColor Z27x

The HP z27x is a display that pushes the limits of what a desktop display can do, but it has one serious drawback that will limit its acceptance. For people that want accurate color, larger color gamuts, and the ability to really have fine control over...

9 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

#40
alaScore 95

LG 34UC87 / 34UC87C

LG continues to dominate UltraWide monitors, unleashing the 34UC87C, an IPS-based curved UltraWide height adjustable monitor that is super-awesome.

4 expert reviews | 86 user reviews

#41
alaScore 95

Benq SW2700PT

BenQ's SW2700PT offers an amazing screen with every customization option and feature possible, at a reasonable price.

3 expert reviews | 10 user reviews

#42
alaScore 95

LG 34UC97 / 34UC97-S

A full 34-inches diagonal with a 21:9 aspect ration, LG's latest monitor is, at rest, one of the coolest looking displays around. The modern stand and wrap-around design make for an eye-catching design, but what happens when you turn it on? LG talks a...

14 expert reviews | 61 user reviews

#43
alaScore 95

Samsung U32E850R

A practical 4K office monitor, but it's about as expensive as they come

5 expert reviews | 1 user reviews

#44
alaScore 95

LG 34UM95

The LG 34UM95 ($999.99) is not only the largest ultra-wide monitor to hit PC Labs; at just under a grand, it's also the most expensive. As the model number implies, this behemoth features a massive 34-inch (diagonal) In-Plane Switching (IPS) panel with...

28 expert reviews | 219 user reviews

#45
alaScore 95

AOC U3477PQU

The AOC U3477PQU takes all of the best elements of the

14 expert reviews | 31 user reviews

#46
alaScore 95

BenQ BL3201PH

Designed for users who work with CAD/CAM applications and other graphics-intensive software, the BenQ BL3201PH ($999.99) is a big 32-inch monitor that provides excellent color accuracy right out of the box along with a generous feature set. This...

5 expert reviews | 11 user reviews

#47
alaScore 95

Benq XR3501

Conclusion With the BenQ XR3501, you can enjoy immersive gaming action on a curved, ultra-wide, 35-inch screen with a speedy 144Hz refresh rate. Its VA panel delivers good gray-scale and gaming performance, and viewing angles are nice and wide....

8 expert reviews | 28 user reviews

#48
alaScore 95

Acer XB280HK

Only looking at the objective numbers of the Acer XB280HK there are a few issues, the most notable being the so-so uniformity of the backlight. The over-saturation of blue is an issue, though blue is the color with the least visible errors to the eye....

17 expert reviews | 96 user reviews

#49
alaScore 94

NEC PA272W

We've reviewed a lot of professional-class monitors, NEC's PA272W may be the most accurate and capable one ever to hit the Tom's Hardware lab. At almost $1300, it's expensive for a 27-inch QHD screen. But there are features here you won't find elsewhere.

6 expert reviews | 2 user reviews

#50
alaScore 94

Eizo ColorEdge CS240

Far from cheap, but it is a stunning monitor.

4 expert reviews | 15 user reviews

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