Forum discussion tagged with Monitors.
  1. byler47

    Question ViewSonic vx3258-2kc has flickering pixels everywhere

    So there was a deal going on on eBay where these monitors were selling refurbished for 180$. Bought a total of 3 of them for myself, my brother, and a friend. Like the title says, there are flickering pixels throughout the entire screen. Mostly visible are green ones but there are red, and if I...
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    Question question about g sync/adaptive sync monitors

    I'm in the market for a new monitor and the smoothness of g sync is very enticing but I don't really like the idea of fluctuating FPS in games as most are 75hz and above and maintaining that frame rate would be difficult with my hardware. So I was wondering if you cap the frame rate at 60fps...
  3. Question How do i do this?

    Hello! so i have an Asus G11CB and its connected to a Benq RLhm..45.. something through the HDMI port on the GPU iso. I also want to add a second display, an Acer 27” KG271C monitor. I posted a thread and we came to the conclusion that I should use a DP cable. Im not sure how to connect that...
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    Question How come video cards are not pre-built into monitors?

    If high end monitors requires the best video cards for optimal performance. If medium end monitors requires medium grade video cards for optimal performance. If low end monitors only requires lower end video cards for optimal performance. How come monitors dont just come with video cards GPUs...
  5. XAKEP

    Question DPI / Scaling issue on two monitors.

    How are you guys. Before I posting I tried to research this and because I am at it for some time now I don't think it's a bug anymore, may be limitations of Linux but not a bug that's for sure. Just like a lot of you I have two monitors. But in my case they're not identical. I have One...
  6. basha11

    Question Can we use amd freesync monitors with nvidia gpu? Acer VG271U model this is the specified monitor. Its Amd Freesync technology monitor & i have nvidia gpu which means i need gsync monitor as per my view. But, recently nvidia releasing some amd freesync...
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    Question All my games open at 120hz when I want it to be 144hz

    This might be the most stupid question you have ever encountered but here we go.... basically I bought my first ever 144hz monitor Dell S2419HGF, and it's all good, however, to achieve the full 144hz refresh rate you'll have to create a custom resolution in the nvidia control panel because it's...
  8. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] Is there any good monitors that look great in 1080p and decent in 720p?

    Hello, I'm a gamer on a budget with a gtx 1050 2GB and I'm not so good with monitors. Is there any good, affordable monitors that look great in 1920x1080p and decent in 720p in modern games? The reason should seem pretty obbvious having a GTX 1050. I'm looking for 720p to not look super...
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    Question Acer Nitro XV273K Gaming Monitor Review: 4K at 144Hz Gets Cheaper

    The Acer Nitro XV273K makes a few compromises to get its price under $1,000. But it still offers fantastic 4K gaming at 144Hz, along with the ability to connect to both FreeSync and G-Sync systems. Acer Nitro XV273K Gaming Monitor Review: 4K at 144Hz Gets Cheaper : Read more
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    Question What monitor should I get? Plz help

    So I have a rtx strix OC 2070 gpu and id like to get a monitor that is 27inch 1440p 144hz. Don’t mind it being curved ms can be 5-1 and roughly around $300-400. What are some good recommendations! And what are the pros and cons to those monitors.
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    Question Monitors have no signal in multi monitor setup but are detected by GPU

    The gpu is a gtx 1660ti I have tried uninstalling device but the monitors just keep flashing up with no signal, Like they detect some sort of signal but don't display, the monitors are 1440p 144hz and motherboard is Aourus x470 ,help is much appreciated, thanks. :) I have them arranged in a...
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    Question Having trouble deciding monitor for FreeSync GSync compatibilty or Monitor suggestion.

    So I'm torn between these two monitors I want it for gaming and these have all the stats I want. I hear the 32" display has a different...
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    Question Monitor Becomes Fuzzy and Stops Working

    Hello everyone, I noticed when I came back to my computer after a break one of the monitors was fuzzy. By this I mean that it appears as if the details of every other line of pixels shifted one pixel to the right or that the image itself was copied and shifted over one pixel so that every...
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    [SOLVED] MSI Monitor Comparison Questions

    Hello! I recently purchased a new graphics card, and now I'm buying a 144hz monitor. I'm comparing 4 MSI monitors right now as they are all pretty cheap on Newegg. I'm just wondering what the main differences between them are, and which one is the "best." Thanks! Optix G24C Optix MAG24C Optix...
  15. News Philips Launches New Series of FreeSync Curved Monitors

    Philips adds E9 Series curved monitors to its lineup offering users an Ultra-wide color gamut, 75 Hz refresh, and 1800R curvature. Read more here. JOE SHIELDS @MainFrameR1 Joe Shields is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He covers motherboard and other hardware component news.
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    Question Backlight problems, smart ideas?

    Hello everyone, I want to share my problem and listen to your ideas. I purchased a new monitor and noticed a problem with the backlight, after long disputes with the seller, he sent monitor to the official AOC service in my country. In conclusion, it is stated that no defects were found ... I am...
  17. chibamarco

    Question Generic question. 1440p or 1080p?

    Hello, topkek! I have a question, and its in the title. (Screw you :D) Anywho, silly intro aside, here is the main stuff. I want to make an 1440p capable build, that can excel in 1080p if its needed, too. (Ryzen 5 2600 + RX Vega 56) So, lets say, if I can get an 1440p 75Hz / 1080p 144hz...
  18. byler47

    Question Best GPU for 2560 x 1080 144hz?

    I'm looking at getting a 144hz ultrawide, I wanted to get a 2k 144hz monitor but I don't have the budget for that. I would like to know what the best GPU would be to where I could play AAA games on max with no drops below about 75-85 fps.
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    Question Help me choose between these two monitors

    I'm choosing between 27" Acer KG271Cbmidpx and 27" Samsung C27FG73. The Samsung one is curved and it's VA. The Acer costs 215€ and the Samsung costs 250€. Both are 144hz. Thanks a lot
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    Question Why am I able to set 1280x960 resolution on 1440x900 monitor?

    Why am I able to set 1280x960 and 1280x1024 resolutions in windows and games by default when my monitor can only support 900 vertical pixels? I'm just curious why. The monitor Is ASUS VW193D