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BenQ XL2420G

BenQ XL2420G
alaScore 91

39 reviews

Aug, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 reviews of BenQ XL2420G. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category for all reviews. Opinions about the reliability and design are overall positive. The size and usability also get good opinions, whereas opinions are divided on the price.

usability, size, design, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other products in the same category the BenQ XL2420G is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for BenQ XL2420G

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 user reviews of BenQ XL2420G from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.3/5 for other products in the same category on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the usability. The reliability also gets good feedback, whereas reviews are divided on the price.

design, reliability, usability

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Aug, 2019

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : John R. Delaney (pcmag.com)

BenQ XL2420G

 

The BenQ XL2420G is a feature-rich 24-inch gaming monitor that uses Nvidia's G-Sync technology, a 144Hz refresh rate, and a speedy pixel response to deliver an outstanding gaming experience.

G-Sync enabled. Great gaming performance. Loaded with features.

Expensive. Narrow viewing angles.

Conclusion There's a lot to like about the BenQ XL2420G. Its delivers bold colors, good gray-scale reproduction, and most importantly, outstanding gaming performance. When paired with a PC equipped with a compatible Nvidia graphics engine it provides...

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Chris Burns (slashgear.com)

BenQ XL2420G G-Sync gaming monitor Review

 

We've been using the BenQ XL2420G G-Sync monitor for the past several weeks and can safely say - without a doubt - this is easily one of the finest gaming monitors on the market. While we first said goodbye to V-sync forever all the way back in...

Is this the greatest gaming monitor in the history of the world? Depending on your PC, it certainly could be. There are bigger and more impressive gaming monitors out there – G-Sync included, but at this price point and quality, BenQ here hits a G-Sync...

Apr, 2015

Expert review by : Christian Eberle (tomshardware.com)

BenQ XL2420G G-Sync Monitor Review

 

Even though FreeSync is starting to appear, G-Sync is still the go-to tech for gamers seeking an image free of frame-tearing. Today we're checking out BenQ's latest feature-laden display – the 24-inch XL2420G.

Build quality • Color accuracy • G-Sync • Independent settings for Classic and G-Sync modes • Refresh rate • S-Switch • Sharpness

Blur reduction • Gamma performance • Price

The BenQ XL2420G delivers everything a hardcore gamer could wish for. Even though it uses a TN panel, it’s a high-quality part that delivers excellent contrast and color accuracy. Aside from a slight hiccup in our gamma test, it easily meets all our...

Apr, 2015

Expert review by : AkG (hardwarecanucks.com)

BenQ XL2420G G-SYNC Monitor Review

 

NVIDIA's G-SYNC has made a splash in the gaming monitor market and with good reason. When it was first announced in 2013 (yes, it's been more than a

BenQ’s XL2420G is everything we could possibly want from a gaming monitor: it boasts a 144Hz refresh rate, NVIDIA’s G-SYNC technology and

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

2nd Monitor Very Happy

 

This 2nd monitor has none of those issues... It's perfect. Well worth the price. I was torn and wanted to get the Acer 1440p G Sync display, but I didn't want to gamble with the bad QC everyone was experiencing. So I bought this one instead. Sure the...

No dead pixels, Adjustable stand, Matte bezel, Uniform, Crisp and Vibrant image

My first monitor was from the September 2014 batch and had a number of issues. Dead Pixel, Power button didn't function correctly, 3D light kept coming on and off, scan lines, heavy flickering, unsmooth g sync, pink and green tint on top and bottom of...

May, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

The best monitor I've ever owned. I'm buying a second one today.

 

- Instructions were a little hard to read, but assembly was easy. - Plug ins are on the bottom side of the monitor, so it's a bit annoying to plug everything in (do this before you mount it!). - Make sure your video card is supported before buying this...

Fantastic configuration options ; Beautiful G-Sync ; Comes with a DisplayPort cable ; Blue light reduction feature ; Very crisp display ; Looks sharp on my desk, very easy to maneuver ; USBs were on the left, very easy for my desk

One time I turned the display on after coming home from work and it had a very fuzzy picture. I had to reboot the computer to fix it but haven't seen the issue since. I'm guessing it was drivers

May, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Simply awesome

 

The handle is as strudy as it gets ; Gsync is awesome, obviously ; The white are stellar compared to my secondary monitor ; Everything ; 144hz vs 60hz is like night and day. Motion blur be gone

It makes my second monitor look like a 50$ piece of garbage ; The price

Apr, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Great Monitor!

 

Not really a con but Gsync is only supported through display port. Which means if you have a mini display port you will need a adapter from mini display to display port..

This monitor has some really nice color detail. The monitor it replaced was the acer g60 which had a fixed height on it, this monitor is so easy to adjust for perfect line of sight i love it ; You don't realize you have screen tearing until you don't....

The controller for the monitor does not seem to work when using the Gsync engine, which is not a huge problem because there is a touch menu on the front of the bezel

Jan, 2015

Consumer review (newegg.com)

I LOVE IT

 

I Love My Screen, my computer is my T.V. entertainment, gaming. I expect a lot from it and am happy with it

Only one thing, when watching Netflix at first is blurry and slowly clears up. But not bad

Dec, 2014

Consumer review (newegg.com)

Best monitor you can get for an FPS shooter

 

If you are a hardcore FPS gamer like me (I play Battlefield 4 only), you cannot go wrong with this monitor at all.

Ok ok, I realize the Asus' PG278Q monitor has a slight advantage with it's higher 1440p resolution, HOWEVER, it is constantly sold out and there have been multiple reports of atrocious quality control issues. Personally I decided to wait on that. Benq,...

The only con of this monitor is the price and even then it's $200 cheaper than the Asus PG278Q and Acer's 4k G-SYNC monitor

Dec, 2014
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