Forum discussion tagged with 1440p.
  1. F

    Question not enough juice for 1440p?

    Hello all, recently I just acquired my first 1440p monitor, the LG 27GL83A-B. Before that I've had a 240hz 1080p monitor and thought with a RTX 3080 I should upgrade. Although it appears whenever I stream, performance plummets in-game with the 1440p. As soon as I hit the go live button it...
  2. R

    Question I Need Help Deciding on a New 1440p 240Hz Monitor

    I have the eve spectrum preordered but I'm thinking of getting it refunded to go with one of these instead. I'm currently looking at these 3 monitors and am stuck on which to go with. The price difference isn't a big deal to me. I've looked at them but am unsure of the big differences. They all...
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    Question 1ms ips vs 0.4ms tn

    I’m looking at getting a new monitor. currently using a 1080p 27” 165hz 0.5ms tn panel and want to upgrade to 1440p, but I’m stuck between going for a 1440p 27” 155hz 1ms ips panel, or a 1440p 27” 155hz 0.4ms tn panel. So my question is should I go for the better colour or the 0.6ms of response...
  4. LoizosAristides

    Question Low FPS / High Integrated Graphics usage when using an External Monitor

    Hello everyone, Not sure if this is the right forum, but here it goes. I've recently bought a 1440p 144hz AOC 27G2U monitor. I've got it connected to my laptop via HDMI 1.4, which means I can't utilize the 144hz capabilities, due to the laptop port not being HDMI 2.0+, but that's fine with me...
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    Question i9 9900k, i7 10700k or Ryzen 5 5600x for gaming?

    As the title says I am deciding between these three cpus. I can get the i9 9900k for 350 usd, the i7 10700k for 400 usd and the 5600x for the same price as the i7 10700k. I will be playing games like forza horizon 4, fortnite, beamng, dirt and minecraft on a 165hz 1440p monitor with an rtx 3070...
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    Question Which 1440p, 144Hz+ monitor should I buy?

    Hi everyone, I have upgraded my system and I am now looking for a 1440p, high refresh rate gaming monitor. I have found 8 options that are around my budget of £300. I have put some selected specs below (hopefully the table is formatted correctly!) Monitor Name iiyama GB2760QSU-B1 Acer KG1...
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    Question QHD & FHD in duplicate mode?

    Hi! I have 2 1080p monitors in duplicate mode. I want to replace one of the two with a new 1440p monitor but keep them in duplicate mode. Will it work, or it will downscale the 1440p scale monitor to 1080p?
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    Question RTX 3060ti + i5 7600k = bad idea?

    Hello, so I was wondering if getting a RTX 3060ti is a bad idea with i5 7600k because of a very likely bottleneck. I got a 1440p monitor for a very good price couple months back and was trying to find a suitable replacement for my almost 6 years old R9 290X. At first I was aware of bottleneck...
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    Question Which one is better, a 27 inch 1080p or a 23 inch 2k monitor?

    I found a 27-inch 1080p (180$) and a 23-inch 2k monitor (250$) as the link below 1080p 27 inch 75Hz curve screen: https://www.hanoicomputer.vn/man-hinh-thinkview-27-ca27-led-75hz 2k 23.8 inch 60HZ Dell: https://www.hanoicomputer.vn/man-hinh-dell-p2421d Does the 2k 23.8-inch monitor look...
  10. Pijmzhchus

    Question Monitor buying advice, upgrade to 27" 1440p 144Hz

    Hi! Right now I have Samsung Qled 27" 1080p 144Hz ( LC27FG73FQUXEN ) monitor and I want to know if its worth it to upgrade to an 27" 1440p 144Hz monitor. Is the clarity much better in person? Im eyeballing Samsung Odyssey G5, but I´m not sure if the colors will be bad since it isn´t a Qled...
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    Question Help deciding on a 2k 144hz monitor

    Hi, I've been struggling to decide between monitors and need some help. I have access to a Gigabyte G27Q or a ViewSonic VX2758-2KP-MHD. They are both on the budget end of the spectrum, in my country that's what I can get. For me the specs of 27 inch, 1440p 144hz IPS monitor with lower response...
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    Question RX 5700 XT black screening during games at 1440p 144hz

    My PC is black screening while playing games anywhere from 5-30-60 minutes in. The screen goes black and audio cuts out, both permanently. the fans stay running so this leads me to believe it is a GPU issue rather than a CPU. i have the 20.12.1 AMD driver / software (i did a clean reinstall...
  13. sosnek

    Question Any one know if this is a decent monitor? Can't seem to find any reviews for the exact model

  14. jeffrey16545631

    Question Help me find a monitor! 3440x1440p, 120Hz+, True 10-bit, Curved, and In-Stock

    Thank you for your response, i have been having dificulties deciding, and discovering all of the available options. under $850
  15. SimplexShotz

    Question Best monitor for gaming/programming?

    I'm looking for a monitor for my build (I have yet to buy the CPU/GPU, but I'll be getting the 5900x and the 3080 FE once they're in stock), and am debating on whether I should spend an extra $70-$90 on a 1440p monitor (as opposed to a 1080p one). Here's the 1080p monitor...
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    [SOLVED] 1440p 144Hz over HDMI with 780m

    Hello I have a ROG g750jh laptop equiped with a 780m. The available outputs are hdmi, vga and there is a thunderbolt on the system. I read that technically, I should be able to get 144Hz 1440p using HDMI (2.0 supported) but I tried several cables and I cannot get more than 60Hz. What is the...
  17. fRc_Lt

    Question 1080p main 1440p second

    Hey . Few weeks ago my second monitor died on me. Today i was thinking to buy new one , but got to that point where should i go for 1440p 60hz second or just buy 1080p second At the moment my main monitor is 144hz TN panel (BENQ XL2411P) . Plus will it be comfortable working with two...
  18. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] OS res vs In-game res - Which am I seeing?

    -I have a 4k native tv I use as my monitor. -I have windows set to 1440p res so I can use 120hz refresh rate. Question: If I set a game to 4k then am I actually seeing 4k resolution or does the Win10 display res override that?
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    [SOLVED] Best 1440p Gaming Monitor choices

    i want to buy a new monitor with 1440p, since i played mostly single player game (the only competitive game i played is Dota 2) i care more about visual fidelity first, but decent/good response time is welcome i torn between IPS and VA, currently i have LG 27GL650 F, its really good but i...
  20. pmz94

    Discussion 1080p is obsolete?

    Most people do gaming at 1080p, also Steam surveys confirms that 65% of gamers do it on 1080p. But marketing says 1080p is not mainstream anymore because nowdays there's 1440p and 4K as the new standard. Even new hardware, new games (especially AAA), benchmarks, and reviews focuses a little bit...
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    [SOLVED] QHD Gaming Monitors: IPS Flat or VA Curved?

    I'm stuck between these 2 monitors LG 27GL850-B: £350 Flat IPS Panel 1MS 144Ghz...
  22. alexalexa221

    [SOLVED] Shall I buy a 3060 TI or not??? Is 1440P really worth it??

    Hi, I currently have an RX 5600 XT, 16 GB of RAM, and an Intel 9400f. I want to know if the performance, price, and stock availability of an RTX 3060 TI will worth buying such a GPU. I know the performance gains are quite large, maybe 40 fps which will allow me to play 1440p. Talking about 2K...
  23. SupersonicSaint

    [SOLVED] Is the 1070ti okay in 2021?

    I have the opportunity of getting a ichill GTX 1070 ti x3 v2 card for just £150 from a friend. Is the 1070ti, possibly overclocked, okay for 2020 through 2021? I will either get this and wait for what comes out next or spend a lot more for 3080 now. Games I want to play 75pfs+ Cyberpunk 2077...
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    [SOLVED] BEST GPU to pair with Ryzen 3 1300X (Late 2020)

    Ok so I am in no position to upgrade my CPU (Ryzen 3 1300X) just yet, and I do not think that I will be doing that anytime soon. I am not a very competitive gamer (so higher than 60 FPS don't matter to me). I need to know which is the BEST (by best I mean the most powerful GPU I can pain with...
  25. Dizturb3dwun

    [SOLVED] 144hz OR 1440p

    So, I'm using 2 32" 1080p 60hz monitors atm. THey are WAY too big, have a ton of backlight bleed, bad MS, color is off. Basically they suck. So I've been looking for an upgrade, and I started at 1440p 144hz. The issues, it seems like a decent one of those is running upwards of 400 bucks. So...
  26. optionalfigure

    [SOLVED] Upgrade my CPU or Monitor for 3070

    So I picked up an RTX 3070FE and was wondering if I should upgrade my CPU or monitor first for Christmas. The other one will be upgraded eventually, but I am trying to figure out which one is more pressing. I currently have a Ryzen 5 2600 and a 1080p 144hz G-Sync monitor. If I were to upgrade...
  27. KennHonson

    [SOLVED] What is the best monitor out of the 5 I have looked at?

    A long title. Basically, I looked at 5 monitors, and I want to know which is the best one for gaming/other. (Fast-Paced Games, Slow Paced Games; Other things which require more quality. So like a balance between speed/quality) ! All of them are 1440P. ! Here is the list of Monitors: 1l Acer...
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    Question Monitor flashes black randomly

    Hi, My ASUS ROG Swift PG278Q randomly flashes a black screen every now and then. It doesnt happen often but its very annoying when im gaming. Its a 144hz 1440p monitor connected with the Displayport cable that was supplied with the monitor. I have tried to: Uninstall and update drivers of...
  29. mossi

    [SOLVED] 1440p 75hz or 1080p 144hz IPS monitor for Ryzen 2600 - GTX 1070

    Hi all I have a Ryzen 2600 with a GTX 1070 (not ti) currently. I have the opportunity to buy a new IPS monitor albeit not spend crazy money on it. I won't entertain other panels, I'm IPS fanboy through and through. I am torn between getting a 2k monitor at 75hz (see if I can overclock it...
  30. J

    [SOLVED] choosing a new gaming monitor

    I want a new 1440p 144hz monitor to upgrade my old 1080p 60hz one. I prefer to have G-sync. I found 3 monitors that i like: ASUS XG279Q Aorus FI27Q-P lg ultragear 27gl850 Or another sugestion if you have a better option. max price +-700 EUR. What do you guys think, wich one of the three...
  31. jollypirate

    [SOLVED] HDMI 2.0 vs DP 1.2

    I ordered a new 1440p 165hz screen, and it just dawned on me my gpu has older dp standard (1.2 vs monitors 1.4) Im have been doing some reaserch but its from a bunch of different sites and forums and i wanna verify: From what i understand DP 1.2 can do 2k 165 hz, but does not support freesync or...
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    [SOLVED] New monitor can't get to 144hz

    Hello! I just bought a Gigabyte FI27Q monitor which should be able to get 1440p@165hz and I have a GTX780Ti. I know I can't get 165hz with my VGA because it does not support G-Sync but I don't know why I can't event get to 1440p@144hz. The manual says it should be able to run 1440p@144hz...
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    [SOLVED] Displaying 1080p and 1440p content on a 4k monitor: does it look so bad?

    I am going to buy a new monitor as my old 1080p S27A950D has failed after 8 years using it. I am considering buying a 4k monitor (27" or 32"), something not high-end but "fairly decent" (such as the EW3270U or 326M6VJRMB or 27UL850 or something similar). My use will be mixed: gaming, video...
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    [SOLVED] Monitor Help! 1440p @165Hz & 1ms OR 4K @60Hz & 4/5ms

    Hey Guys, I am about to build myself a brand new gaming pc (super excited) just waiting for the Ampere launch and things should start to get in motion. However, not sure what to do about my monitor. I am aiming to get a 3080 so am definitely looking at upgrading from my current 1080p 144hz...
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    Hey guys! I’m in the market for a new gaming monitor. I also edit films so that could be a factor in this comparison. I’ve found that these two seem to be the best IPS gaming panels for 1440p out there right now, as far as features and specs go. Which should I go with?
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    [SOLVED] Cheapest 1440p 27 inch 144Hz IPS Display for Gaming and Multimedia

    Hey guys! I am in need of a new gaming monitor as my Dell S2415H broke. I have i7-6700k with gtx 1070 8GB with 2 display ports. I want a low budget monitor which has 144Hz 27 inch 1440p IPS panel. (IDK if 1ms Response time is important). Also only IPS panels After a lot of searching i found...
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    Question 27" 1440p 144hz IPS Freesync vs 24" 1080p 144hz IPS Freesync

    I am building a PC with the below specs and i need suggestions in getting a perfect monitor for the below specs. I am looking for an IPS panel with Refresh rate more than 75Hz atleast. Below are the points that i already knew, More PPI means more sharpness. 27 inch 1440p PPI is more than 24...
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    [SOLVED] 27" 1080p monitor any good just for browsing?

    Hey there! Just a quick question but I was wondering if anyone had any experience having a second monitor that was 27 inches with a resolution of 1080p. My current, main, monitor is 27" and 2560x1440. They would both have the same refresh rate. I'm aware of the scaling differences and the...
  39. THBronx

    [SOLVED] ~$750 for PC Upgrade - Suggestions needed (1440p gaming / video editing)

    Hey y'all! I'd like some suggestions for my PC upgrade. - Budget: Between $700 ~ $750 USD for a: CPU + Motherboard + Ram - What am I going to use it for: My initial plan is gaming (Triple A titles) in 1440p (after updating my monitor at the end of the year), editing videos (vlogs, gameplay...
  40. ConnorJ177

    Question Upgrading from 1080p to 1440p freezes my games

    Good afternoon I've had my PC for close to 3 years now and have had zero issues. Since I recently got into sim racing, I bought a 1440p Ultrawide and a 2080ti, not at the same time. Ever since I changed to a 1440p monitor, random games will freeze. Games like GTAV, Apex, War Thunder, PC2...