Forum discussion tagged with 165hz.
  1. mossi

    Question Does anyone own the X= XRGB27WQ V2 27" IPS 1440p 165Hz monitor?

    It's this one here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/XRGB27WQ-FreeSync-G-Sync-Gaming-Monitor/dp/B0953W51YL/ I've read some reviews about it that it has the same panel as the Pixio PX7 Prime but I've read some bad reviews that it has a high return rate.. Any opinions on its longevity would be welcome...
  2. ayoowavy

    Question What's the best 24inch, IPS, 1080p, 144hz-165hz monitor right now?

    I need help on deciding on which monitor I should buy. I am upgrading from a 21inch ,75hz, IPS Samsung monitor (which I will be using as my 2nd monitor in the future). The options I have been seeing that people recommend are: AOC 24G2 Acer Nitro VG240Y Asus VP249QGR + others you can recommend...
  3. M

    Question 60hz is the maximum I can choose for 2560 x 1440 in Nvidia Control Panel ?

    Hi, Monitor: Lenovo y27q Mobo: MAG X570 TOMAHAWK WIFI GPU: RTX 3060 Ti CPU Ryzen 5900x System: Win11 I've been using 165hz with 2560x1440 resolution but now noticed that 60hz is maximum I can choose in Nvidia control panel. Using DisplayPort between display and GPU DP slot. Everything has...
  4. P

    Question Gsync onand the v-sync is on is working only

    Hy guys! My problem: I have a monitor, and if .G-sync. is turned on and v-sync is turned on, the game is fast, otherwise, if vsync is turned off, it is not. and bad hitbox in fps game, not smooth. G-sync and V-sync on: as if it were turned on at the same time Why is it that if vsync is not...
  5. blockknight01

    Question Monitor lost option to to run at 165Hz ?

    Hi, My monitor was running 2560x1440p @ 165Hz for the past year. Today all of a sudden my pc changed my default resolution when I started up video games like League of Legends and Apex, I didn't think too much about it and updated the Nvidia drivers in case that was the problem. Now, my pc...
  6. P

    Question My monitor was at first very smooth but after a while it's not like that anymore?

    Hello! My problem is: I Buy monitor and first run and gameplay: csgo: fast run and smooth gameplay, and after a while it's not like that anymore not smooth like the first game and my question is why? My Pc: Proc: I5 7400 Videocard: Gigabyte GTX 1050ti 4GB Motherboard: MSI Z270 Gaming M3 Ram...
  7. S

    Question Choosing a monitor between ViewSonic Elite Gaming Monitor XG270Q vs Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQ

    Hello All, I currently own a Lenovo Legion 5 pro Gen 6 ( Ryzen 7 5800H, 3070, 32GB RAM) and considering buying a monitor that I will be primarily be using for gaming and work as well . I have narrowed it down to these two monitors. Please suggest which one to go for. Asus TUF Gaming VG27AQ...
  8. D

    Question White-ish line flashing for a split second ?

    Hello all, so I've been having this visual glitch, a white line flashes across both monitors (if the background is black at times it appears green-ish), one being an Odyssey 34" 165hz 3440x1440p with a DP cable and the other an AOC 2560x1440p (running at 75hz) with a hdmi. This glitch at times...
  9. Hurricane17

    [SOLVED] What gpu would be good for 144hz 1080p?

    Hello, quick question, im going to buy a 32 inch 165hz 1080p monitor, but there is a problem, i have a gtx 1060 3gb, it canot run above 60hz. So i was wondering, what would be a good/perfect if possible budget gpu to buy that could run 1080p 165hz? I was thinking either the 1070 Ti or the 1080...
  10. TerraCorbix12345

    Question Should I return this MSI Optix G273 with a dead pixel on it?

    I purchased an MSI Optix G273 from Costco about a month ago and while it's been doing great so far, I noticed that there was a dead pixel near the upper left-hand corner of the screen (in pics provided). For now, it looks like there's only one dead pixel on the monitor, although there could be...
  11. G

    [SOLVED] 27 or 32 for 1080p?

    TL;DR Can’t decide between 27 or 32 both same specs 1080p, 165hz, IPS displays. I have a 3070 and I can’t afford 1440p. HELP! So long story not so short been using 40" 4k tv for the last 3 years never had anything higher then 60hz… TV broke and now instead of buying new tv looking into getting...
  12. A

    [SOLVED] ROG SWIFT PG279Q 165hz stuck at 100hz no option to change it to 144/165

    So basically ive had this monitor for about 4 years now and I haven't had any issues until recently I noticed my Hz capped at 100. I fixed this issue by downloading the new Nvidia driver a week ago but its back to 100hz and there's no option to go higher i looked in every display setting there...
  13. V

    [SOLVED] Is it possible to run 165hz, 1440p, 10-bit on displayport 1.2a/hdmi 2.0, and is that much better than 8-bit ?

    I'm looking to buy a monitor and saw that you need to run on 8-bit for 165hz and 1440p for displayport 1.2a, while it does support 10-bit (8bit-FRC), is this true and is this bad?
  14. M05K The Laden

    Question Mouse cursor covers dead pixels?

    Hello, does mouse cursor covers dead pixels? I have an Asus VG248QG and today it appeared a "dead" pixel with some shadow around it, checked it in all apps and it was there. The odd thing was when i was moving the cursor to the "dead pixel" it dissapeared. After rebooting PC, on the blue screen...
  15. W

    [SOLVED] 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...
  16. J

    [SOLVED] 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...
  17. M05K The Laden

    [SOLVED] Dual monitor problem

    Hello, I've bought a new screen which uses Display Port, and the old one uses DVI, the problem I have is when turning on the PC it boots first on the old monitor which uses DVI and them changes to the new one which uses DP. Theres anyway to change this? On bios or windows? I want want always the...
  18. M05K The Laden

    [SOLVED] Worth buying a ASUS VG248QG (24'' - 165Hz - 0.5 ms - G-Sync) monitor with 980TI GPU?

    Is it worth buying this monitor with my GPU 980TI? I can get this monitor for 199,99€ so I think it's a big deal. Actually i'm using a 60hz monitor from 2012 which is a BenQ. Thanks everyone|
  19. oMATTIIIo

    [SOLVED] Replacement for my Gigabyte G32QC?

    I recently bought a GIGABYTE G32QC because it was on sale for £300 After using it for a few weeks I've decided its a bit too big for me and I'm still within my return period. I would ideally like something of a similar spec but maybe 27" or maybe even 24" and in the same price range. Bonus...
  20. sosnek

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

  21. NoobPt

    [SOLVED] Laptop without displayport port and only 120Hz

    Hello. I recently just bought a new gaming Monitor 'ASUS VG248QG (24'' - 165Hz - 0.5 ms - G-Sync)', and I think it's pretty good. However, I'm actually not very well informed on this specific area, and I still bought it even though my laptop doesn't have a DisplayPort entry, only HDMI. So I...
  22. H

    [SOLVED] i7 6700K + RTX 3070 - Time to upgrade CPU for 1440p 165Hz?

    Hi all, My current set up: Zotac Geforce RTX 3070 Twin Edge OC (got lucky with a random stock check!) Intel Core i7 6700K @ 4.0 GHz (Not OC'ed) Gigabyte Z170 Gaming K3 Motherboard 16GB 2400 MHz RAM 1TB Samsung 970 EVO SSD (M.2) 120GB Sandisk Extreme SSD (SATA) 1TB Western Digital Caviar Black...
  23. A

    [SOLVED] Will I notice a difference in my monitor if I change the displayport version of the cable? (from dp1.2 to dp1.4)

    Hello, I recently bought the Gigabyte Aorus FI27Q 27" Gaming Monitor and I went to gigabytes website and saw that the supported version of the display port was 1.2 , and that the Aorus FI27Q-P supports 1.4. However, if I upgrade to a new display port 1.4 cable, will I notice an upgrade? Or is...
  24. 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...
  25. 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...
  26. xJesserX

    [SOLVED] connecting to a 165 Hz display

    hey ,i will buy the MSI 27 FHD OPTIX FLAT MAG271R MONITOR which support 165 hz refresh rate ,and il be connecting it to an rtx 2060 super,will i have the 165 hz refresh rate with the hdmi cable that comes with monitor ? if no will this cable do it ? its kinda hard to find display cable in my...
  27. OllieGE

    [SOLVED] Which is the better 144hz/165hz monitor? (under £350)

    Which of these is the better monitor for fairly competitive gaming whilst wanting my game to look somewhat decent (2060 super and ryzen 3600) Asus VG278QR 27'' 165Hz 0.5ms Esport Gaming Monitor...
  28. D

    [SOLVED] AORUS FI27Q - 1440p at 165Hz? DP1.2 limitations?

    Hi all I'm looking to upgrade my monitor (looking at 27", 1440p, 144Hz, and IPS as I want to use it as a TV in my room and want the viewing angles) and I've found the AORUS FI27Q which seems to fit the bill for me, but I just had a few questions about compatibility. Current screen is a 24" IPS...
  29. DasisBezn998

    [SOLVED] need Advices and reviews for a specificDisplay

    i want to know is this display good or not cuz i didn't hear about this brand and thank you https://www.tunisianet.com.tn/ecran-pc-tunisie/38414-ecran-rampage-incurve-rm-165-27-full-hd-165-hz.html
  30. A

    [SOLVED] [Solved] All Games Locked to 60 FPS

    I got a new 165Hz 1440p monitor to upgrade from my 60Hz 1080p monitor, and the higher refresh rate is noticeable and working on my desktop and software, but my in-game framerates are stuck at 60 in every game. I have 2 other monitors that are 60Hz that I use for other things. I'm using a 980 Ti...
  31. P

    [SOLVED] MSI G27C4 165Hz Monitor (displayport) only getting 59Hz

    Newish to PC gaming. Just bought my first real gaming monitor not top of the line but I love it. Except the refresh is advertised as 165Hz but it shows only 59Hz. It is connected by displayport. Can anyone help me get the advertised 165Hz? or even close. I have a Radeon RX580 BTW if that matters
  32. F

    [SOLVED] Which gaming monitor i should go for?

    Samsung 32" LC32JG52QQNXZA: https://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=22_700_1429&item_id=124367 OR MSI Optix AG32C 31.5" LED https://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=22_700_1429&item_id=117882 I currently have asus vg248qe 24" I need a monitor that is at least 30"...
  33. B

    Question Acer XB271Hubmiprz alternatives

    Hey guys, I have a problem with deciding which monitor to buy. My old monitor is an Acer XB270Hbmjdprz, the TN 1080p non g-sync variant. I have it for like 5 years and I've decided that I want an upgrade to QHD, preferably G-SYNC. I would like to stick to the 27-inch screen size. A year ago I...
  34. D

    Question [Monitor] PRISM M27EQ 165Hz 1ms 27 inch LED 2560 x 1440 QHD Gaming Monitor + Remote = $249.99

    I found this on Reddit threads, [PRISM M27EQ 165Hz 1ms 27 inch LED 2560 x 1440 QHD ] - i've never heard of this brand but as far as looking for the specs it's great for the prize. will check upon it much detail after posting this thread. Here are the specs for the monitor 27 inch QHD Real...
  35. U

    i7 8700k running too hot?

    It runs at around 75C and a max of 80C while playing PUBG. prime95 has around 95C. hyper 212 evo ^^ all of this on 4.7 ghz
  36. T

    What to get with my budget?

    PC specs: CPU - fx 8370 GPU - R9 290 RAM - 32GB 1866mhz DDR3 Motherboard - MSI 970 So basically I'm only 15 and I was looking into getting a new GPU because at the beginning of the year I got the r9 290 and I can tell you know it is the worst card I have EVER owned I can't play many games...
  37. R

    Ryzen running at high voltage out of box

    I recently purchased a ryzen 1500x a upon opening bios I found that it was running at 1.4 volts stock at 3.5 GHz and when I attempt to give it less power than that either in ryzen master software or in bios I run into stability issues