Monitor Advice

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    [SOLVED] Looking for a 144hz+ 1080p gaming monitor

    PC specs: CPU: I7 4790k GPU: Gtx 970 MOBO: Asrock z97 extreme6 Ram: 2x8gb ddr3 g.skill sniper 1600mhz PSU: EVGA Supernova P2 1000w Chassis: NZXT H440 Water cooling: NZXT kraken x62 Storage: 2tb seagate barracuda HDD 128gb samsung 850 pro ssd for OS OS: windows 10 I'm looking to get a 1080p...
  2. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Any monitors that are 1080p at any aspect ratio and/or size that look good in 720 and 1080p in games?

    Hello. I'm looking at a new monitor. Since I use a GTX 1050 and I don't have much money to spend on pc parts i have to stick to lower resolutions in some games. I'm looking to get a new monitor which is AnythingX1080 at any aspect ratio and any size that looks good in 1080p and decent in 720p...
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    Question I think thanos messed with my laptop screen.

    So I'm back again. I need everyone's help again. You're literally the nicest and smartest people I've run into. The issue is my laptop has several tiny white dots in random locations on my screen at varying levels of brightness/sizes and there's about 7, more or less. Upon closer inspection...
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    Question LG 24GM79G vs Viewsonic XG2401 vs Acer KG241QP vs HP 25X

    Hi everyone. i just built a pc and now i need a 144hz monitor. I have selected these 4 monitors mainly because of there color reproduction and panel quality. so out of these which would be the best. all monitors are going for around 300usd except acer kg214qp which is 220 usd. all monitors are...
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    Question Is Prism a good monitor brand?

    I’m getting a new monitor and I found a good one at a cheap price, but it’s from a brand I haven’t heard before. Prism 27 inch Real 165Hz (DP1.2) 144Hz (HDMI2.0) 1ms 1440p WQHD LED (AMD FreeSync, PIP&PBP, Los-Mode, Flicker-Free, Low Blue Light, Ultra Vivid) DisplayPort HDMI DVI Gaming Monitor...
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    Question 24 or 27 inch monitor?

    So I looked online and find mixed messages, so I’m going to ask for other people’s opinions. I found a monitor, qhd wide, 144hz, and 1ms response time. I can get it as 24-inch, or a 27-inch. The 27-inch is about $370, the s4-inch is $330, the only difference is the screen size. There is also a...
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    Question Best 240hz gaming monitor

    Hello, right now I am stuck between three monitors, the Asus pg258q, xg248q (latest release) and finally the Alienware aw2518h. I am curious to know if g-sync compatible free-sync on the xg248q has the same quality and reliability as g-sync on the other two moniutors. In addition I don't really...
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    Question Preparing for High-End Gaming Build - looking for help/feedback on GPU and Monitor

    As the title implies, I’m looking to upgrade – essentially rebuild save for a few components – my PC and am somewhat struggling to definitively choose a GPU and monitor. I currently have the following specs: • I5-6600k (CM 212 evo cooling) • MSI Z170 gaming M5 • Corsair Vengeance LPX...
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    Question Best Budget monitor 144hz around 200-250$?

    Hey guys, I was thinking of buying a new monitor since I've been using my current monitor for 5 years now (1366x768 res at 60hz). I just bought a new pc! Specs: I5-6400 Gtx 1060 6gb dual OC (Asus) 8 gb ram MSI gigabyte mobo(i forgot model) And I read that im actually holding back my computer...
  10. prac daske

    Question Monitor purchase help, best warranty between AOC vs Acer vs Viotek?

    Hi, After an exhaustive comparison of several options for a good monitor with 144hz and FreeSync (Gsync compatible now) under $200. I reduced to these two options: -AOC G2590FX 25" currently 199.99 at Amazon -Acer XFA240 bmjdpr 24" at 199.99 sometimes even less My main concern is about the...
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    [SOLVED] vga monitor and dvi or hdmi gpu

    Hello i have a vga monitor and i wanna buy a rx 560 and i found an adaptor that works but i wanna ask if the monitor will be blurred or something like that and if i can somehow get around that
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    Question What is 1ms VRB?

    so i found a good monitor and it says it has 1ms VRB (it's an ips monitor), what is 1ms VRB? what does it translate to in GTG?
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    Question multi resolution setup

    hi i have just built my system with a 2070 and at first i will still be using my 1080p monitor but ideally i would like to game in 1440p so i was going to buy a new monitor and then run a multi monitor setup, is this possible with one gpu? system details are: i7-8700k evga 2070 FTW3 asus prime...
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    Question 1440p monitor, refresh rate etc. questions

    Hello everyone, I have some questions regarding the 1440p monitors. I am going to upgrade to 1440p because the 1080TI is have is wasted on the 1080p monitor i currently have, and I am a bit confused by the refresh rate of choice. Most people recommend a 144hz refresh rate. Now, the 1080Ti will...
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    Question Will i be able to get freesync?

    Hello, i have rtx 2060 with 1.4 Displayport support but my monitor (AOC G2460VQ6) which supposedly has LFC, but it only has Displayport 1.2 I was wondering if it is possible to get freesync to work
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    Question TN or IPS 1440P Monitor?

    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade my setup from 1080P to 1440p (yes my graphics card is more than good enough). My primary usage is gaming, (some competitive, some non-competetive) followed by media consumption in the form of YouTube, Twitch, Hulu. I don't do any photo editing or video editing etc. So...
  17. Shektron

    Question Should I upgrade to Gsync on Freesync monitor?

    Hi, so this is my system: CPU: Ryzen 5 1600 @3.7 GHz Motherboard: MSI B350 Gaming Plus Memory: Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2x8 GB) DDR4-2666 MHz OC to 3000 MHz Storage: WD Blue 1 TB and WD Green 2.5" 240 GB SSD Video Card: Zotac GTX 1060 6 GB(not sure if it's AMP Edition or not) Power Supply...
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    Question Help choosing the right monitor

    I have an RTX 2070 and a Ryzen 7 2700x and I was wondering about getting 2 new monitors. In a perfect world, I'd like to spend under 700$. Should I just go with 2 1440p 144hz monitors, or get one higher refresh rate 1080p (like 240hz)? I also am not clear on what kind of panel is arguably...
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    Question Which one should I get?

    For my first build, I've been looking at monitors, and found a couple that seem good, but I'm not sure which one to go with. Can you guys help me out? The three displays are as follows. https://www.amazon.com/dp/B01A0ZRR50/ref=twister_B07NRVZ5T3?_encoding=UTF8&psc=1...
  20. marek_shields

    Question GPU for dual 1440p monitors

    Hello folks, I am in the process of assembling my new gaming rig and I am down to just choosing a new graphics card. I currently have an RX580 from my old box that I installed before the motherboard decided to die on me so I started building a new box. I am looking to get 2 1440p monitors to...