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25 Best Gaming Monitors (2017) which you can’t stop Seeing!

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Everyone who has a computer would have definitely played games on it. While some people leave it or do it very infrequently, there are others whose passion is computer games. For the former any monitor is okay, but for the latter every pixel, every millisecond, every flicker, and many more like these counts a lot towards winning or losing.

This post is for the passionate computer gamers to help them find their best gaming monitors 2017.

 

Let’s start off with monitors below $10,000 which are most expensive and most amazing of all.

 

Planar PS PS8250T Gaming Monitor, Price $9881.75

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PS8250T from Planar belongs to their PS series of monitors. It is an energy efficient monitor. One interesting aspect about this monitor is that its bezel which is made up of meta is logo free. This slim panel supports only landscape orientation and it can be controlled by RS232. It is compatible with windows, linux and iOS.

 

Key features:

  • It features a new technology called as LED backlit technology.
  • It has 10 touch points for interactive gaming.
  • It is designed to be used 24×7.
  • It is made of commercial grade display panel ensuring reliability and long life.

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 82 inches (viewable size)
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16 : 9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology: Edge-lit LED LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 5000 : 1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 8
  • External Connectors: HDMIx2, DisplayPort, VGA, Component Video, Composite Video, PC Audio In, Line Out, SPDIF out, USB
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: 2 speakers, 10 W each

 

Planar PS4661T Gaming Monitor, Price $3075.82

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PS4661T from Planar is one more touch gaming monitor which is designed for very heavy and continuous use. It consumes less power and it is slim which looks quite nice. The display can be controlled by IR, RS232, LAN or keypad. It is VESA compatible hence can be hung on walls where its viewing angle of 178 degrees will make it look amazing to anyone who sees it.

Key features:

  • It features LED backlit technology.
  • It has 6 touch points which is useful for interactive gaming.
  • It is designed to be used non-stop 24×7.
  • It is made of commercial grade components ensuring reliability and long life.
  • It is compatible with windows, linux and iOS.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 46 inches (viewable)
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920×1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology: Edge-Lit LED LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 4000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 6.5
  • External Connectors: DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA, DVI
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 10 watt each

 

Samsung U28D590D Gaming Monitor, Price $1746.49

Samsung U28D590D Gaming Monitor

 

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The U28D590D gaming monitor from Samsung has world’s best-in-class response time which means that you can see very fast motions very clearly without any judding, or motion blur or ghosting. This is ideal for games having very fast motion and movements.

Key features:

  • It supports 1 Billion colors. This means everything looks the way it is supposed to look with natural colors, clarity and details.
  • It has a brightness level of 370 cd/sq. m. At this brightness the colors look very rich and vibrant.
  • It has built-in technology to interface with lesser resolution inputs. It automatically up-scales them with noise filtration to create clear and sharp pictures.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 28 inches
  • Resolution: 4K UHD 3840 x 2160
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: Not disclosed
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: Display port, 2 HDMI EA
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

ASUS VG236H Gaming Monitor, Price $1379.52

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VG236H gaming monitor from ASUS comes with NVIDIA 3D Vision kit comprising of state of the art 3D vision emitter, wireless NVIDIA 3D vision compatible glasses, and the required advanced software. NVIDIA 3D vision will cleverly convert all your 2D contents to 3D. So now don those glasses and see your favorite content like you have never seen before. It doesn’t matter whether your content is with you on laptop or it is on the internet.

Key features:

  • It has ‘ASUS Contrast Ratio’ technology to automatically adjust contrast which gives natural images
  • It also has ‘ASUS Splendid Video Intelligence Technology’ for optimizing quality of picture and also presets.
  • It is super bright at 400 cd/sq. m.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 23 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920×1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 120 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS):
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 100,000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 2
  • External Connectors: dual-link DVI (supports NVIDIA 3D Vision), HDMI and YPbPr
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

Eizo Foris FS2735 Gaming Monitor, Price $1289.00

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FS2735 is Eizo’s most advanced monitor for gaming and entertainment. From gaming perspective, it has everything that gamer would require. One noteworthy point about this monitor is that you can save, share, and use someone else’s color presets including getting presets from professional gamers. This can easily be the best 27 inch gaming monitor.

Key features:

  • It has patented ‘smart insight demolition’ technology which greatly improves visibility in games. It works specifically on areas which are too bright or too dark and makes them much more clear and visible.
  • You can pair your phone with this monitor using Bluetooth. If you have G-ignition app (free to download) on your phone, then whenever you get a communication on your phone such as calls, the monitor will notify you by an icon. This makes you free to put on your headphones and not worry about incoming communication on your phone
  • In addition of default setting of 56 – 144 Hz, another setting of 35 – 90 Hz is also available for FreeSync.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: WQHD (2560 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1,000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 4
  • External Connectors: 1 DisplayPort (with HDCP), 1 DVI-D 24 pin (with HDCP), 2 HDMI (with HDCP), 2 USB3.0
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: AMD FreeSync enabled
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 1 Watt each

 

Acer Predator X34 bmiphz Gaming Monitor, Price $1243.95

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Predator X34 is world’s first curved gaming monitor. So with this monitor get immersed in a brand new and unforgettable gaming experience which has only smoothness and no stuttering or screen tearing that you may be seeing until now. It’s hard sharp angles make it look like it is from future, and it will pull you in its magical experience by automatically setting the right brightness depending on your ambience.

Key features:

  • Possible to over clock refresh rate up to 100 Hz without causing any distortions.
  • X34 has zero frame meaning no bezel which makes multi-monitor setups much more perfect. So feel free to join as many monitors as you want.
  • Flicker and blue light are eliminated by its EyeProtect technology. This protects eyes and also reduces eye strain so that you can play longer and comfortably.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 34 inches (Curved viewable)
  • Resolution: UWQHD (3440 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz (default)
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 100,000,000 : 1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 4
  • External Connectors: Display port, HDMI
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 7 W speakers with DTS
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Philips 272G5DYEB Gaming Monitor, Price $1171.43

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The 272G5DYEB monitor from Philips is NVDIA 3D Vision ready. It comes with the full NVIDIA 3D Vision kit comprising of the emitter, the glasses and the advanced compatibility software for PCs which have NVIDIA GPU.  This is the best 27 inch gaming monitor from Philips. Go on annihilate your competition.

Key features:

  • SmartRespose technology gives judder, ghost image and motion blur few images.
  • NVIDIA ultra low motion blur effectively removes blur even at high refresh rates.
  • NVIDIA 3D lightboost technology gives much more brigher and colorful images in 3D

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): WLED Backlit0 – TFT LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 1 Display port 1.2, and 4 USB3.0 ports with a charger.
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

LG 34UC98-W Gaming Monitor, Price $1045.00

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34UC98-W is LGs contender for the top class gaming monitor. It can not only display fast, it can also transfer data super fast (upto 20 Gbps) with Thunderbolt2.0. The same monitor is also available without Thunderbolt option.

LG gives a very good example to show how big and wide it is. Example is that if you will open Microsoft excel normally (not changing any sizes etc), then you will see 63 rows and 47 columns.

Key features:

  • Most of the people will miss to notice this, but it is coated with antiglare which helps you keep gaming even if there is a light behind you. You will hardly see the glare.
  • It has SplitScreen 2.0 feature which allows you to split the display into virtually different screens. This helps a lot when you are doing multiple things together.
  • The SplitScreen also supports PIP.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 34 inches (visible curved)
  • Resolution: WQHD (3440 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 5,000,000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: 2 HDMI2.0, 1 Display port, 2 Thunderbolt2.0, 1 USB3.0, 1 USB3.0 up, 1 USB3.0 quick charge
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: AMD FreeSync
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 7 Watt speakers with MaxxAudio

 

Dell U3417W Gaming Monitor, Price $1017.72

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With U3417W monitor, Dell has made their monitors curvier and more connected. The curvature of this model is 3800R with a viewing angle of 178 degrees. So it will easily cover your entire sight including the edges and immerse you in vibrant colors and amazing graphics.

Key features:

  • The ComfortView feature removes flickers and Blue light making it more comfortable to use for prolonged period of time without eye strain.
  • The Dell Easy Arrange function will let you view multiple applications in one shot.
  • It has PiP (Picture in Picture) and PbP(Picture by Picture) which makes it easy to work on multiple projects or activities

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 34 inches
  • Resolution: WQHD (3440 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): Back LED-lit LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical)., 5,000,000 : 1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response: 5 ms for fast mode and 8 ms for normal mode
  • External Connectors: 1 DP1.2 (HDCP1.4), 1 mDP1.2 (HDCP1.4), 1 DP 1.2 (out) with MST (HDCP1.4), 2 HDMI 2.0 (HDCP1.4), 4 USB 3.0 downstream port (2 x BC1.2 charging capabilities at 2A (max)), 2 USB 3.0 upstream port.
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 9 Watt

 

Those were the crème-de-la-crème. Let us now see gaming computer screens below $1000.

 

LG UM95 34UM95 Gaming Monitor, Price $853.9

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This model is with ThunderBolt. The other variant is without ThunderBolt. It has sRGB coverage of 99% of the palette. This gives very accurate colors which looks very natural. It is a widely acclaimed monitor and has won Best monitor of the year 2014 from Reviewed.com, 2014 best in show from CE week and TIPA award for 2014. UM95 34UM95  is the flag bearer for LG gaming monitors.

Key features:

  • It is compatible to Mac.
  • It has a Dual-link feature. Using this feature you can view two separate inputs simultaneously.
  • It allows to split the screen in 4 separate and independent screens making doing multiple things very easy.

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 34 inches
  • Resolution: UWQHD (3440 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED):
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical) and 5,000,000 : 1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: 1 display port, 2 HDMI, 2 ThunderBolt, 1headphone
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 7 Watt

 

BenQ XL2420G Gaming Monitor, Price $799.00

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This monitor gives you the option to choose either G-Sync mode or BenQ mode. Therefore, among other features, you can take advantage of BenQ’s rich and powerful ‘Revolution Eyes’ technology. And whenever you want you can switch to G-sync mode to have smooth gaming in very fast motion content.

Key features:

  • One of the technology inside ‘revolution eyes’ is the technology which removes low blue light and flickers, thus reducing eye strain.
  • It is NVIDIA 3D ready. So you can view your 3D contents or play 3D games.
  • BenQs Motion Blur Reduction technology removes all blurs caused by fast motion especially for high FPS games, thereby giving a smooth experience for games where each millisec matters.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 24 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical) and 12,000,000:1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 1 display port1.2, 2 HDMI, and 1 DVI
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker:No

 

Samsung S22D390H Gaming Monitor, Price $795.74

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S22D390H monitor from Samsung is loaded with technologies to improve the displayed content. Also, these components are packed in very elegant looking beautiful and sleek black colored body having a nice narrow bezel. It is perfect from inside as well as from outside. This makes it a very good pc gaming monitor.

Key features:

  • You can switch between normal mode and gaming mode by just pressing a button. Game mode automatically adjusts all aspects of monitor to give you a great gaming experience even for high motion games.
  • Its ‘Magic Upscale’ feature improves pictures and prevents image degradation when scaling up the pictures. So your pictures look much better on this monitor than in your hands.
  • This monitor has marvelous looks.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 5 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000: 1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: HDMI, VGA
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: Not disclosed
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

Acer XB0 XB270HU ABPRZ Gaming Monitor, Price $769.99

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The XB0 XB270HU ABPRZ monitor belongs to XB0 series of Acer monitors. This series is designed to only have revolutionary gaming performance. No wonder that it got Gold award from hardware.info. It proudly sits on ErgoStand which move up, down, tilt, pivot and swivel which gives you your best angle from where enemy is visible clearly. Then it gives you all the required ammunition to do the remaining job.

Key features:

  • The very high refresh rate and very fast response time would give you a super smooth experience even for high motion contents.
  • NVIDIA G-Sync matches the refresh rates of the graphics card and the monitor thereby preventing artifacts such as motion blur which are caused due to the mismatch in refresh rates.
  • It is 3D ready.
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Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: WQHD (2560 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 1 display port, 1 USB3.0
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: Not disclosed

 

Acer Predator XB271HU bmiprz Gaming Monitor, Price $769.98

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Many gaming monitors compromise colors in favor of getting more speed. However, this monitor doesn’t do this because it has the required powerful and state of the art technologies and components which gives the user of this monitor endless ruthlessness to fight till finish.

Key features:

  • NVIDIA G-Sync always keeps the refresh rate of your monitor same as the rate at which your graphics card throws out frames. This ensures that you don’t get tearing and stuttering even for very high motion games which require very high FPS.
  • The GameView feature adjusts the images such that too dark or too bright parts become clear.
  • Like with other SB1 series monitors, this monitor also has up to 100% sRGB. This means that this monitor can reproduce all colors with 100% accuracy.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: WQHD  (2560 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz (default) but can be over-clocked till 165 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED):
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 4
  • External Connectors: 1 display port, 1 HDMI and 1 USB3.0
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: 2 speakers

 

And now we have gaming monitors below $700

AOC WFHD Q2963PM Gaming Monitor, Price $699.99

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Unlike many other companies who make monitors plus some other products, AOC only makes displays etc.. AOC have been into only making displays for past 60 years and know the ins and outs of how displays should be. It is absolute magic to see this machine perform showing accurate, detailed, and glitch free images even at astounding frame rate and with very high movements almost all over the screen.

Key features:

  • Its PIP and PBP supports dual link up which means that you can connect two devices and view them simultaneously on this monitor.
  • It has one HDMI port with MHL. This allows you to connect your Smartphone directly to this monitor and directly stream the content from phone to the monitor and enjoy the big screen view.
  • Gamers who are passionate about the environment would love to know that this monitor conforms to all latest standards such as TCO. It is also arsenic and mercury free. Plus it is EnergyStar 6 certified; hence it consumes 30% lesser power as compared to similar monitors which doesn’t have EnergyStar certification.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 29 inches
  • Resolution: WFHD (2560 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 50,000,000 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 6
  • External Connectors: 1 HDMI. 1 HDMI with MH, 1 display port in and 1 display port out
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 3 Watt stereo speakers

ASUS ROG SWIFT PG278Q Gaming Monitor, Price $669.99

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ASUS ROG SWIFT PG278Q is belongs to ROG (Republic of Games) series of ASUS monitors which are powered by NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050. These monitors are like monsters who can easily tackle any difficult situation which is thrown at them, be it too dark or too light, be it slow movement of sniper where everything is almost still and he must shoot at slightest movement, or be it your fighter surrounded by enemy planes all of them flying in different directions, shooting at each other and flying at dizzying speeds.

Key features:

  • It has TUV certified ASUS EyeCare technology which makes the monitor flicker free. Thus eyes aren’t strained when gaming on this monitor for long hours.
  • The user can easily change the refresh rate at any point of time to any of 60,120 or 144.
  • For OSD navigation it has an easy to use joystick.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: 2K WQHD (2560 x 1440)
  • Aspect ratio: Not disclosed
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS):
  • Display technology(LCD/LED):
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 1 display port 1.2, and 2 USB3.0
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: No

BenQ XR3501Gaming Monitor, Price $599.00

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BenQ XR3501 is a really big monitor. This monitor is for those people who don’t want few of the most expensive components such as HDMI, G-Sync or FreeSync etc. Rather they want big screen with the required hardware power to drive it beautifully in terms of refreshing very fast.

Key features:

  • Its curve is 2000R which is bigger than IMAX. It covers your entire field of vision which gives a wonderful immersive experience.
  • 2000R is strongly supported by fast refreshing leading to super smooth image covering your entire field of vision.
  • It has 20 levels of color vibrancy so you will always find a combinations which you think is made for you.

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 35 inches
  • Resolution: 2450 x 1080
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 2000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 4
  • External Connectors: None
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

Acer XB270H Abprz Gaming Monitor, Price $571.74

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B270H Abprz belongs to the XB series of monitors. The entire range is designed for only and only gaming. The monitors in this series were world’s first monitors to bring together NVIDIA G-Sync and Ultra HD (4K, 2K) to create such powerful monitors which didn’t exist then.

Key features:

  • NVIDIA G-Sync ensures that there are no motion related blurs such as stuttering when the refresh rates of monitor and graphics card are different.
  • Very fast refresh rate supported equally by the abilities of pixels to change colors gives ultra smooth motion without any ghosting etc.
  • XB270H has several technologies to ensure that your are comfortable even if you spend many hours playing games, seeing videos, doing some work etc. with these monitors.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x  1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 144 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 1 USB3.0 and 1 Display port
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: NVIDIA G-Sync
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

ViewSonic XG2700 Gaming Monitor, Price $559.99

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XG2700 monitor from ViewSonic is a surprise in terms of so many premium features at quite less price. It has very high dynamic contrast ratio which gives it the ability to show you things at the right brightness, which means you will be able to see the enemy wearing a dark black mask and hiding in almost black shadow.

Key features:

  • This monitor is compatible with Mac.
  • It has one specific mode named as Game mode. When turned on, it optimizes the visuals for RTS, MOBA and FPS, and its black stabilization function ensures that you can see clearly in too dark areas also. Colors and contrast is also maintained like in normal modes.
  • AMD FreeSync technology ensures that there are no motion related artifacts even for high FPS, high motion contents.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: 3840 x 2160
  • Aspect ratio: Not disclosed
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical) and 20,000,000:1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: 1 USB2.0 Type B, 4 USB3.0 Type A, 1 display port, 1 mini display port, 1 HDMI 2.0, 2 HDMI with MHL
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: AMD FreeSync
  • Built-in speaker: No
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 ViewSonic VX2475SMHL Gaming Monitor, Price $343.85

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The ViewSonic VX2475SMHL monitor is designed to deliver multimedia with maximum impact. Armed with one of the highest dynamic contrast ratio, this monitor will show you different objects differently even if they have extremely little difference in their brightness or color. You can call this as night vision goggles or sun glasses, but this is what it is – absolute clarity!

Key features:

  • It has ViweSonic in-house Super Clear PLS panel technology so you will see the colors with equal levels of brightness irrespective of from where you see the monitor. This makes the viewing angle as large as 178 degree.
  • The HDMI with MHL port allows you to connect your mobile to this monitor to get a much bigger screen for the phone.
  • It has pixel density of 187 which ensures that you see the images in amazing details and clarity.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 24 inches
  • Resolution: UHD (3840 x 2160)
  • Aspect ratio: Not disclosed
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical) and 120,000,000:1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 4
  • External Connectors: 1 HDMI2.0, 1 HDMI with MHL, 1 display port
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 3 watts stereo speakers

 

Below are gaming monitors which are priced below $300

 

LG UM67 29UM67 Gaming Monitor, Price $249.80

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LG UM67 29UM67 monitor is perfect for those people who want punch rather than size. This monitor packs everything that is needed for any multimedia including gaming. The WFHD will cover you from outer edge of left eye to outer edge of right eye, completely taking you in its embrace of thrilling visuals.

Key features:

  • AMD FreeSync removes motion artifacts such as stuttering, tearing and blurs when the refresh rates of graphics card and the monitor are different which happens often in high motion gaming.
  • LG’s BlackStabilizer ensures visibility in too dark areas.
  • With over 99% sRGB color coverage, UM67 29UM67 is capable to reproduce colors like in nature.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 29 inches
  • Resolution: WFHD (2560 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 21:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): IPS
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 5,000,000 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: 2 HDMI, 1 display port and 1 DVI-D
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: AMD FreeSync
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 7 watts stereo speakers

 

Following gaming monitors are few of the best gaming monitors in the category of below $200

BenQ ZOWIE RL2455 Gaming Monitor, Price $199.00

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BenQ ZOWIE RL2455 gaming monitor is designed completely for console e-Sports and this monitor has been adopted by most professional e-Sports tournaments worldwide. Similarly many e-Sports players also adopt this and master their art on this monitor

Key features:

  • BenQ ‘black eQualizer’ technology increases visibility in dark parts in the image.
  • It has ‘Flicker-free’ technology which removes flickers from the screen. It helps in reducing eye strain.
  • It is designed to minimize light reflection. This also makes it more comfortable to keep seeing the screen.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 24 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920×1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LCD
  • Contrast ratio: 1000:1 (typical) and 12,000,000:1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 1
  • External Connectors: 2 HDMI, 1 DVI, 1 D-Sub, line in
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: 2 x 2 Watt stereo speakers

 

AOC e2752She Gaming Monitor, Price $151.9

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AOC e2752She is a nice and sleek gaming monitor having thin profile. Under this beautiful exterior is a powerful interior. It has the ability that its pixels can change color extremely fast. So, you will not see any distortions even for high frame rate visuals.

Key features:

  • Because of the huge dynamic contrast ratio, the monitor is able to produce sharp edges very nicely and colors more intensity.
  • It is compatible with Windows 8
  • The screen can be split into 4 independent virtual screens. This is very useful when someone wants to do few things together.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 27 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920×1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 20,000,000:1(Dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 2
  • External Connectors: VGA and 2 HDMI with HDCP
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

And these are the cheap monitors for gaming which cost below $100.

Acer G226HQL Gaming Monitor, Price $84.99

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Acer G226HQL monitor is a part of G6 series. The monitors in this series have a neat and slim body sitting on an X shaped stand. The stand is designed to fit anywhere irrespective of the size of the place where it is kept. G226HQL monitor is designed for gaming.

Key features:

  • It has HDMI with MHL which allows you to connect your phone to this monitor and enjoy your multimedia in big and amazing screen.
  • It has a feature called as Adaptive Contrast Management which intelligently changes the contrast depending on the image being shown and hence everything on this screen looks much better.
  • This monitor is environment friendly in many ways. It uses 68% less power due to Acer EcoDisplay technology. Other things include RoHS compliance, mercury free, EnergyStar compliant and even packing this monitor in recyclable materials only.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 5 inches
  • Resolution: FHD 1080p (1920 x 1080)
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: 60 Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): TN
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 100,000,000 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 2
  • External Connectors: 1 DVI with HDCP and 1 VGA
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

ASUS VS207D-P Gaming Monitor, Price $79.99

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ASUS VS207D-P is synonymous to fantastic image quality packed in an elegantly designed exterior which everyone will love. This is an economical and a very good pc gaming monitor. Hence it can be a good start for beginners who aren’t so sure that if they are really into gaming or it is just a temporary interest. Rather than buying a higher end gaming monitor costing a bomb, they can buy this monitor. They will get great performance for their level of gaming.

Key features:

  • It has huge dynamic contrast ratio. This means that it can show color and image in finest quality.
  • ASUS smart contrast ratio keeps analyzing the images on the screen and keeps adjusting contrast such that the monitor can show as much difference as possible between the darkest and the lightest sections. This gives very natural and life like images.
  • Similarly Splendid Video Intelligence technology enhances other aspects of image namely color, brightness and sharpness.

 

Key specifications:

  • Panel Size: 19.5 inches
  • Resolution: 1600 x 900
  • Aspect ratio: 16:9
  • Refresh rate: Hz
  • Panel Tech (TN/VA/IPS): Not disclosed
  • Display technology(LCD/LED): LED
  • Contrast ratio: 80,000,000:1 (dynamic contrast ratio)
  • Pixel response (ms GTG): 5
  • External Connectors: VGA
  • G-sync or FreeSync available: No
  • Built-in speaker: No

 

These were the best gaming computer screens in different price points ranging from the premium category to cheap monitors for gaming. Which one is your pick? Which one is your best gaming monitors 2017?

 

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