Forum discussion tagged with ultrawide.
  1. J

    Question known brand or better (on paper) specs when looking for a monitor?

    I am currently looking for a new 1440p ultrawide monitor to upgrade from my old 60hz 1440p AOC. Not looking to spend a huge amount of money for something like the ROG Swift so I found some pretty decent options for around £440. One looks better specs wise (1ms response time vs 8ms) and is...
  2. C

    Question Which GPU for budget gaming build?

    My budget is ~600 USD CPU- Ryzen 5 1600. $85 MOB- ASrock 450b mATX. $70 RAM- Corsair Veng. 2x8GB. $65 SSD- WesternDigital 500gb $65 PSU- 500w. $50 Case- thermaltake versa h15 $50 I want to game at ultra on a 2560x1080p monitor...
  3. KaiiEatsCake

    Question Any good Ultrawide 60hz monitors

    Hi I want to upgrade my monitor! I want an Ultrawide with 60 hz (I'd like the 60 hz for performance and cost reasons) I have found 2 but I'm not really sure.. My budget ist 250 dollars... btw My gpu: 1660
  4. Question Double 27" vs 49" Ultrawide

    Hi all, I've been using a double screen setup for quite a long time because I find it really practical when working with many programs at the same time (Photoshop, Indesign, Archicad, 3dsMax, Rhino, File Explorer...). At the moment I have 2x Dell U2515H with 2560x1440px . Thing is I got used...
  5. F

    Question Ultrawide: IPS 1080p vs. VA 1440p

    I'm looking for an Ultrawide for my PC build that has a GTX1070. I'm stuck between the AOC CU34G2X 34" vs. LG 34GL750-B 34." Both are 144hz, but I'm worried about the different panel technologies. I mostly play Single Story Player and some Steam Indie games with some Digital Illustration...
  6. Z

    Question 1440p to 1080p ultrawide?

    I am looking for a new monitor and would like some advice on what to get. So currently I have a 1440p 144hz 27 inch display that I've had for years now and its begun to flicker and its been getting worse as time goes. I want to make the switch to an ultrawide display but I cant seem to find...
  7. J

    Question MAG341CQ vs VG35VQ vs XG35VQ

    Morning! Need a new monitor, thinking about going ultrawide. My budget is about €700, and I found these three monitors, here is a comparison link (but it doesn't show everything, like the input lag is missing from two of them) https://www.displayspecifications.com/en/comparison/42caf527c MSI...
  8. Diltoid24

    Question Extreme artifacting in second and third monitors

    I have an Aurus 2070 RTX installed in my rig. My main monitor is a 35" ultrawide AOC, second and third monitors are Sceptre brand 27". I have no issues at all with the 35", but the two 27" monitors have been experiencing extreme artifacting and occasional loss of signal after switching to...
  9. Finair14

    Question Ultrawide Gaming ?

    Hi Guys I am currently building a system to game on my ultrawide 2560x1080 monitor. I have currently configured the build to include an i7 9700k and a 2070 super however i was wondering if this was overkill for the resolution and whether i could get away with an i5 9600k and 2060 super. I am...
  10. K

    Question Compatibility with ultrawide monitors

    Is there a way to check if semi-old pc's/graphic cards will work fine on ultrawide displays? (say 29-34"). I'm looking at buying one of the refurbished but updated computer towers on ebay or amazon and they seem to be machines from around 2012 with updated everything except graphic cards. I...
  11. I

    [SOLVED] Need help with deciding on a monitor.

    I'm adamant on upgrading to an ultrawide monitor this christmas and have found two great, cheap monitors, but I'm having difficulty deciding between the two. I'll be running it with: GTX 1060 6GB i5-7600K (OC @4.5GHz) 16GB DDR4 RAM And I mainly play fps/racing games and browsing through...
  12. willyburns

    Question Do you watch 4K videos using an Ultrawide monitor, or just 1440p?

    Do you stream YouTube at 4K when using an ultrawide monitor (3440x1440)? YouTube sert to auto defaults to 1440p, however, there are extra pixels going to waste at that resolution compared with a 2560x1440 monitor right? I'm not even sure it makes much of difference IRL, and videos stream faster...
  13. R

    [SOLVED] Ultrawide 34" lg 34gl750-b vs lg 34uc89g-b

    Im looking to buy a 34 inch 144 ultrawide monitor. I've seen lg 34gl750-b and lg 34uc89g-b. For the uc89g i find a lot of reviews and content but not for the gl750. In terms of specs they seem pretty similar appart from the usb ports. does anyone of you have any experience? Thank you.
  14. Z

    [SOLVED] Acer Z35P or AOC AGON AG352UCG6

    Both are similar spec, however there seems to be more issues online with AOC but just wondering which would be better in terms of reliability, and no flickering etc.
  15. P

    [SOLVED] Should I get an ultrawide or a 4K monitor for my RTX 2080 Ti?

    I've got a new build with an RTX 2080 Ti and I'm wondering if I should get a 3440x1440 120Hz Ultrawide monitor or a 4K 144Hz to take out the full potential of my 2080 Ti It is for gaming, I play all kinds of games like the new Modern Warfare, Hearthstone, and I'll want to play upcoming games...
  16. P

    [SOLVED] Is this 3840x1200 120Hz Ultrawide monitor 4K?

    Hi. I'm looking for a monitor for my new build with an RTX 2080 Ti I'm interested in ultrawide monitors, I've never had one but lots of people say they are the best for gaming. But then I also thought about getting one 4K 144Hz like the ASUS ROG Swift PG27UQ...
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    [SOLVED] System reboot after display resolution change

    Hey guys, I have a problem with my monitor since yesterday. More below: So, I have an LG 29WK500-P ultrawide display. Yesterday my graphics card died so I replaced it with my previous one, a Radeon R7 360. My problem is when I boot my PC and log in to Windows 10 the display's resolution is on...
  18. P

    [SOLVED] Which kind of monitor should I get for an RTX 2080 Ti for gaming?

    I got a new custom PC build with an RTX 2080 Ti and a i9-9900K I won't use my PC for working or streaming or anything else, just for gaming, and I'm not very much into immersive single-player games, I play more online multiplayer games like Call of Duty, Forza and others, but sometimes I do...
  19. R

    [SOLVED] 1440p gaming ultrawide help

    I am looking to get my first ultrawide and am not sure what the best option is to go with right now. I am looking for a 1440p, >100 Hz GSYNC monitor that I plan on using mainly for gaming. I learned about the Acer X35 and Asus PG35VQ, but they are not widely available, are $2500, and come with...
  20. D

    Question Need a GPU for dual monitor setup: 4K and ultrawide 1440p

    My main question is what can I expect from an industry-leading GPU in terms of framerate/performance when running programs simultaneously on both monitors. Say I am running a game on one and a resource-intensive program (GUI/high memory usage) on the other. What GPU would I need for optimal...