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  1. Raevenlord

    Acer Unveils Predator CG437KP monitor: 43" VA, 4K, 144 Hz, Adaptive Sync, 1000 nits

    Acer at a special event unveiled their upcoming monitor that blurs the line between a television and a PC monitor. The Predator CG437KP makes use of a 43" VA panel (90% DCI-P3 coverage) with a 4K resolution. As if the size wasn't an impressive spec alone, Acer really have gone out of their way...
  2. Raevenlord

    AOC Readying New AGON 353-series - 4K HDR 1000 Gaming @ 200 Hz

    AOC is readying the next generation of their enthusiast-gaming AGON line. The 353 series supersedes the 352 series launched in February last year, and keeps the 35" diagonal of its previous iteration. The specs are up there with the best available for what a VA panel can offer: 4K resolution...
  3. Raevenlord

    AOC and Porsche Partner in Bringing Two Porsche Design Monitors to Market

    AOC has partnered with Studio F.A. Porsche to bring a duo of monitors to market, bridging the gap between AOC's expertise and Porsche's design capabilities. The partnership has resulted in two monitors: the U32U1, which features a large, 31.5" diagonal, and the Q27T1, which sees a smaller 27"...
  4. btarunr

    ASUS Readies ProArt PA27UCX 27-inch UHD Monitor with DisplayHDR 1000

    ASUS today released its premium 27-inch monitor, the ProArt PA27UCX. The monitor is designed to look great on corner-office desks, and packs a serious feature-set. To begin with, you get 4K UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels) resolution, with DisplayHDR 1000 compliance, true 10-bpc color (1.07 billion...
  5. FordGT90Concept

    NVIDIA may be doing something nefarious with "G-SYNC Compatible"

    AOC G2590FX has been out for a while as a FreeSync monitor. There are reviews that explicitly name FreeSync support about ten months ago when the monitor came out (before "G-SYNC Compatible" was a thing). Looking at G-SYNC and FreeSync lists, it shows up in both: But clicking on AOC's link...
  6. Raevenlord

    ASUS Announces Three New G-Sync Compatible Monitors With 0.5 ms Response Times and 165 Hz Refresh Rates

    ASUS has launched three new monitors that are being marketed as G-Sync compatible - not as FreeSync-capable. These span three diagonal sizes in the form of the 27-inch VG278QR, the 24.5-inch VG258QR, and the 24-inch VG248QG. All share the same 1,920 x 1,080, TN panels that boast of blazing fast...
  7. M

    Monitor updrade

    Hi I am lloking at buying a new monitor for gaming and have a £500 budget. I have found two that im torn between. I would really like an ultrawide but need some advice. The asus is 32" (not ultrawide) but does anybody know if the acer is any good...
  8. btarunr

    ASUS Rolls Out ROG Swift PG349Q, a 120Hz Curved Ultrawide

    ASUS today rolled out the ROG Swift PG349Q, one of the rare few curved ultrawide monitors with a high refresh-rate. This 34-inch display with a 21:9 aspect-ratio and 3440 x 1440 pixels native resolution, ticks at 120 Hz refresh-rate, and supports NVIDIA G-Sync technology. Its IPS panel has a...
  9. lynx29

    How far away do you sit for gaming on a 34" 3440x1440 curved monitor?

    Not sure where to ask this, general hardware or here... so feel free to move if you want mods. I googled it, but I can only find calculators for standard 16:9 ratios
  10. G

    Is it better to get a 120Hz or 144Hz Display with a GTX 1070 mobile?

    Hi, All answers will be much appreciated. If I am buying a laptop with a GTX 1070 8GB is it worth getting it with a 120Hz display or 144Hz (both with G-sync) knowing that the price is like £100-120 and knowing that running latest games on high with this graphic card will only get u, if u r...
  11. Raevenlord

    Acer Launches EI491CR Monitor: 49", 32:9, 3840 x 1080, 8-Bit VA, 1800R, 144 Hz with FreeSync 2 and HDR 400

    The title already says most of it, but here it is: the Acer EI491CR Amy be one of the most impressive monitors to grace this side of 2019, ticking most boxes considered relevant for a great gaming experience. The 49" monitor features a DFHD aspect ratio of 32:9. Those 40" of real-estate are...
  12. Raevenlord

    Philips Launches the 252B9 Monitor - 25", 16:10, 1920 x 1200, IPS

    Philips is launching the all-new Philips 252B9 B-Line LCD monitor with PowerSensor. This 25" (63.4 cm), 16:10, WUXGA (1920 x 1200) 3-sided frameless monitor brings together high-performance features to enhance productivity, sustainable design to lower energy costs. The Philips 252B9 is a...
  13. btarunr

    Philips Unveils the DisplayHDR 600-rated 326M6VJRMB Ultra HD Monitor

    Philips today unveiled the 326M6VJRMB, a 31.5-inch 4K Ultra HD monitor certified by VESA to meet DisplayHDR 600 standards. Backed by an AMVA panel, the monitor puts out 10bpc or 1.07 billion colors, 178°/178° viewing-angles, 4 ms response time, and 3,000:1 static contrast ratio with 600 cd/m²...
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    New GPU and Display port questions

    So I recently bought a new GPU which should get here Wednesday, but I noticed that it only has display ports. My monitor is the BenQ XL2411Z at 144hz. Before I consider canceling the GPU I Ordered, will a cable such as this one work at 144hz? I couldnt find a definitive answer so I thought...
  15. Raevenlord

    Editorial Living on the FreeSync Side of G-SYNC: Setup Guide, Testing & Evaluation

    It happened. Finally, after years of waiting, NVIDIA opened up its G-Sync proprietary solution to support for VESA's VRR (Variable Refresh Rate) Adaptive Sync technology - where AMD's FreeSync tech is based upon. The news came from NVIDIA's own Jensen Huang, in a market that has consistently...
  16. Raevenlord

    NVIDIA Has No Plans for Adaptive Sync Support on Maxwell, Prior GPUs

    In case anyone's been living under a rock (and in these times, if you can do that, I probably envy you), NVIDIA at CES 2019 announced it was opening up G-Sync support to non-G-Sync totting monitors. Via adoption of VESA's open VRR standard (Adaptive Sync, on which FreeSync is based), the company...
  17. btarunr

    GIGABYTE Announces Availability of AORUS AD27QD Tactical Gaming Monitor

    GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd, a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, has launched the world's first tactical gaming monitor, AORUS AD27QD, today. Heading into a new market, AORUS is well prepared and confident that the exclusive features on the monitor can give gamers a...
  18. Raevenlord

    Hisense Introduces New Display Tech at CES 2019 With ULED XD

    China-based Hisense came out at CES 2019 with quite an ingenious new display solution that has (speculatively) a much better chance of faster PC monitor integration that OLED. OLED's implementation in PC monitors has been excruciatingly slow despite recent developments of the technology - mainly...
  19. Raevenlord

    CES 2019: Alienware Saves the PC Monitor World With a 55" OLED Gaming Monitor

    So, that news title may be slightly too flashy for the actual product, but bear with me here: OLED is such an improvement over current mainstream display technologies that its transition to the PC monitor space is one of the most sought-after unicorns in this market. Alienware, via a partnership...
  20. Raevenlord

    New Philips 49" SuperWide Dual Quad HD Curved Monitor Debuts at CES 2019

    Today EPI, the brand license partner for Philips displays and audio, announces two new high-performance monitors to add to its Philips Brilliance Collection. The Philips Brilliance 49'' SuperWide Curved LCD Display with Dual Quad HD 5120 x 1440 resolution and the Philips Brilliance 32" 4K LCD...
  21. Raevenlord

    HP Omen X Emperium 65 is the FIRST NVIDIA BFGD Product: 4K, HDR, G-SYNC, 144 Hz for $4,999

    Product context: HP showcased their new and upcoming Omen X Emperium 65 at CES, an NVIDIA BFGD (Big Format Gaming Display) with all the features the company deems premium and attractive to gamers: 4K resolution, a huge, 65" diagonal AMVA panel, HDR (1,000 nits of peak luminance and 95 percent of...
  22. N

    DP++ support

    I've been googling for hours but I didn't find a definitive answer, so I was wondering if you could help me. I'm soon upgrading to an RTX 2060 card, but my monitor is and old piece of trash with only HDMI and DVI support. I have an expensive 3 meter long Delock DVI cable with fancy gold...
  23. btarunr

    Samsung Unveils The Future of Displays with Groundbreaking Modular Micro LED Technology at CES

    Samsung Electronics today introduced its latest innovations in modular Micro LED display technology during its annual First Look CES event at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas. The revolutionary new Micro LED technology designs featured at the event included: a new 75" display, a 219" The...
  24. btarunr

    NVIDIA G-SYNC now Supports FreeSync/VESA Adaptive-Sync Technology

    NVIDIA finally got around to realizing that the number of monitors with VESA adaptive-sync overwhelmingly outnumber those supporting NVIDIA G-Sync, and is going ahead with adding support for adaptive-sync monitors. This however, comes with a big rider. NVIDIA is not immediately going to unlock...
  25. Raevenlord

    LG to Introduce the 27GL850G "UltraGear" Monitor: 160 Hz, WQHD, Nano IPS, G-Sync

    In yet another entry to LG's (still upcoming) UltraGear lineup of gaming monitors, the curtains have been shoved aside for the 27GL850G to make its first appearance. While 49" and 38" monitors are all well and good, and LG does have the specs on them to make them attractive buying options, some...
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