Forum discussion tagged with Monitors.
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    [SOLVED] Can I use a 144hz monitor with a 60hz monitor, while connecting them with different cables?

    Hello everyone! I have a quick question regarding a future purchase I will be making. So right now, I have a 60 Hz monitor, and I plan to buy a 144 hz one, and readjust my set up so that the 60 hz is my second monitor and my 144 hz is my main one. It seems like I should be able to do this...
  2. Penrose

    Question How durable are curved screen monitors?

    This may either be a really stupid question or not, depending on what you guys think, but my paranoia is urging me to ask you guys anyway. So yesterday I bought a 24” Samsung QLED Curved Monitor, (the CFG73) and I got the box and all and was putting in the boot of our car. I was being quite...
  3. Dayeh

    Question Ghosting problem

    I have 1 asus vs248 monitor and 2 benq gw2270H monitors. I have nvidia geforce gt 730 4gb graphics card (i got this because i dont game on my pc, i use ps4, so i was like i dont need a powerful gpu and i got this.) The graphics card have 3 ports, dvi hdmi vga. The problem: i got the asus and...
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    Question I need a monitor.

    Hello. I need a monitor to my gtx 1060 3gb, i5 7400, 16 ram pc. By budget is 350$. It would be perfect with a 2k, ips 144hz monitor, but I can downgrade on one or two of the specs. I need the monitor both for gaming and photo editing, 50/50. Thanks!
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    Question Can I set up a 3 monitor display with the following: ThinkPad P1 (laptop) + ThinkVision P27h 27" Monitor (x3, monitors) + Thunderbolt 230W dock?

    Hi all - I am looking to set up a 3-monitor system (where each screen is independent, and not just a mirror image of any other display) using my ThinkPad P1, connected to 3 ThinkVision P27h 27" Monitors using ThinkPads's Thunderbolt 230W dock (UK). Key questions are (links to the various...
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    [SOLVED] go for better display or better hardware

    Hello everyone I mainly play csgo and ocassionally some singleplayer games but focus is at csgo i have the following setup Motherboard : Asrock H81 VG4 R3.0 CPU : i5 4460 (stock cooler) GPU : R9 280x DCU II TOP Storage : Toshiba 500GB RAM : 8 GB Hyperx 1600MHz 1 stick PSU : Evga 600w 80+ White...
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    [SOLVED] can i play 2 game s with 2 gpus

    i need to know if its possible to use 2 windows os on one ryzen system 8 cores 16 threads with 2 diffrent amd gpus rx 570 and rx 580
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    Question 144Hz Flat or 144Hz Curved or 240Hz Flat?

    I just upgraded to a GTX 1070 from an RX 570 (and I currently use a Ryzen 5 1600) and am looking at getting a new monitor to get more value out of my GPU and a better experience overall for gaming. I have been using a 75Hz freesync monitor but want both a higher refresh rate as well as G-Sync...
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    Question BIZARRE Phenomenon in all my games with my GPU (Please Help)

    I'm not sure how to start this so I'll just jump straight into it. My games performance halves about 5 minutes into play, and alternates on and off from good performance and bad performance with streaks from 30 seconds up to 10 minutes. I have no idea why this is happening because it is...
  10. JC Castillo

    Question Every time I plug in my second monitor both monitors loses signal from the computer

    Just to clear things up here are my specs: AMD A8-7600 MSI A78HM-E35 Mainboard 2x4gb HyperX Fury 1866mhz ddr3 Sapphire Pulse RX 570 4GB Thermaltake Litepower 550W PSU Acer 1440x900 Monitor Dell 1366x768 Monitor (Primary) Since both monitors only support VGA connectors I used an HDMI to VGA...
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    News Report: US Tariffs Will Impact Only a Quarter of Taiwan Monitor Shipments

    U.S. tariffs have only impacted a small portion of the global shipments of monitors, according to a new DigiTimes report. However, monitor companies have already started renting or shifting production outside of China. Report: US Tariffs Will Impact Only a Quarter of Taiwan Monitor Shipments ...
  12. apiltch

    News Gaming on the Go: Asus ROG Announces 240 Hz Portable Monitor

    This 17.3-inch portable display offers adaptive sync and the kind of high refresh rates you only find in desktop monitors. Gaming on the Go: Asus ROG Announces 240 Hz Portable Monitor : Read more
  13. 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...
  15. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  20. 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...