AOC Q2778Vqe: An All-Round Yet Understated 27" QHD TN Monitor?Valentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 05/03/15 12:11
AOC has just unveiled a new monitor, and, while its looks won't draw anyone in, it does offer excellent value for money. Not only that, but its characteristics are likely...
Review: BenQ RL2755HM: A Monitor Specially Designed for Games ConsolesValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 02/03/15 14:15
The Full HD BenQ RL2755MH (left) and the 24" Full HD Iiyama B2483HSU-B1 (right). The RL2755HM won't be winning any design awards: the black plastic chassis is pretty beefy and is jazzed up with a few...
Review: Iiyama B2483HSU-B1: All-Round Performance from This 24" Full HD MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 23/02/15 14:15
The 28" FHD Iiyama X2888HS (left) and the 24" FHD Iiyama B2483HSU-B1 (right). Each new Iiyama monitor is more or less identical to the last: black plastic chassis, very plain design, rounded edges and the model...
Asus Announces the MX27AQ, a 27" QHD IPS Monitor with Focus on DesignValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 18/02/15 11:39
Yesterday, Asus unveiled the new Designo MX27AQ, a 27" monitor with QHD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels). Particular attention has been paid to the chassis design, and there are a...
Review: Acer S277HK: Accurate Colours from this Design-Oriented MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 16/02/15 09:15
The 27" Acer S277HK (left) and the 24" Iiyama B2483HSU (right). With its extremely thin chassis, ultra-narrow bezel and silver colouring, the S277HK has made a concerted and largely successful effort to stand out from the...
Review: Philips BDM4065UC 40" UHD: a Monitor the Size of a TVValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 02/02/15 09:05
On the left, the 40" Philips BDM4065UC. On the right, the 27" Acer S277HK . With a 40" diagonal (frame included) and weighing in at 9.7 kg/21 lbs, the BDM4065UC presents an audacious challenge to its...
27" LG IPS monitor at $180Vincent Alzieu - LCD Monitors - 30/01/15 15:10
Newegg is practically giving away a 27" LG IPS monitor; on sale at $199 and an extra $20 off with the code "EMCAKNX34". This makes a grand total of $180 for...
Microsoft's Surface Hub: an 84" UHD All-in-OneValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 26/01/15 15:03
At its conference on Wednesday evening, Microsoft unveiled the Surface Hub; an all-in-one PC fitted with an 84" UHD screen (3840 x 2160 pixels), conceived for brainstorming in the boardroom. It...
CES 2015: ROG PG27AQ, a 27" UHD G-SYNC Monitor with IPS PanelValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 19/01/15 15:22
Announced at CES, the PG27AQ is a new monitor from the Asus Republic of Gamers range, designed for gamers. This 27-inch G-SYNC model breaks new ground. It features an IPS display...
Review: BenQ XL2420G 24" Monitor: Best of G-SYNC and BenQ CombinedValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 12/01/15 09:15
A few changes wouldn't have gone amiss. The chassis is exactly the same as the XL2420Z, i.e. matte black, not particularly thin and with slightly-rounded edges. It's traditional and all too familiar. The stand also has...
CES 2015: LG Announces Two Curved High-Res Monitors (34UM67 & 34UC87M)Valentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 06/01/15 12:37
LG has been giving a lot of talk to its new TVs here at CES, but the company has also been showing off two new monitors that continue in the...
Review: Philips Brilliance 272G5DYEB, A Good Gaming Monitor with G-SYNCValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 05/01/15 09:15
G-SYNC monitors have slowly been trickling onto the market for a while now, and as they do, the choice of screen size and resolution is increasing: there's the 24" Full HD G2460PG (1920 x 1080 pixels), the...
Review: Acer S271HLDbid Monitor, Excellent All-Round PerformanceValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 22/12/14 14:24
Although pretty uncommon, MVA panels have a few advantages over IPS, most notably their improved contrast. We recently bought the MVA-equipped Acer S271HLDbid for use in our office (it was on sale!), so what better opportunity to...
Review: 24GM77, When LG Turns Its Hand to Gaming Monitors...Valentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 08/12/14 14:16
The 24GM77 is a premium gaming monitor from LG. Given the increasing number of monitors occupying this sector, LG might have its work cut out. And how will it compare to the BenQ XL2430T, an excellent 24"...
Acer B326HK: the 32" UHD Monitor Enters the Realm of AffordabilityValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 02/12/14 15:19
About a year ago, 32-inch Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 px) monitors came onto the scene with models like the Dell UltraSharp UP3214Q. But there haven't been that many since...
AMD FreeSync Coming to Samsung Monitors in March 2015Valentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 25/11/14 09:13
At Future of Compute in Singapore, AMD announced that it has entered into a partnership with Samsung to put its FreeSync technology into Samsung monitors. This is a major, symbolic...
Review: The U28D590D, a 28" UHD Monitor from SamsungValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 24/11/14 14:54
The Samsung U28D590D was one of the first 28" UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels) TN monitors on the market, and we've at last been able to put it through its paces. Better late than never! We'd like...
The Best Gaming Monitors for Buyers on a BudgetValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 21/11/14 11:26
The gaming market has been skyrocketing these past years, but a large part of it has consisted in overpriced, high-end peripherals that are supposed to give you some major advantage...
Philips BDM4065UC, a 40" UHD Monitor with VA PanelValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 17/11/14 10:52
Philips has big plans. Literally. If you thought that 32" monitors were big, then wait until you see Philips' latest project, the BDM4065UC. With a 40" diagonal, this UHD (3840...
Review: LG 27MP55HQ-P, a Basic But Decent 27" Full HD MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 17/11/14 09:37
The LG 27MP55HQ-P is as classic a matte 27" Full HD IPS display as they come. But it's also the kind of basic, discreet monitor that, when combined with its reasonable price, gives you good reason to...
LG 31MU97: "True" 4K Monitor for ProsValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 13/11/14 10:56
At a time when most brands are releasing PC monitors with Ultra HD resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels), often misleadingly labelled as "4K" (4096 x 2160 pixels), LG recently outed a...
Review: Acer XB280HK, the First Ultra HD Monitor with G-SYNCValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 10/11/14 09:14
G-SYNC monitors are slowly but surely making their way onto the market, but generally they're 24" or 27" Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) models. The XB280HK, Acer's latest release, which includes the renowned Nvidia module, uses...
Review: AOC U3477PQU, the Second 34" WQHD Monitor on the MarketValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 03/11/14 09:12
Following in the footsteps of LG and its 34UM95, AOC is now the second manufacturer to go down the 34" WQHD (3440 x 1440 pixels) route. The two competitors will have to battle it out in the...
Review: BenQ XL2430T, a Superbly-Built Gaming MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 27/10/14 09:16
BenQ already has quite a few gaming monitors out there. Following on from the three models released last spring, including the excellent XL2420Z, the manufacturer is having another crack of the whip with the new XL2430T. Many,...
AOC E1759FWU: a Portable 17" MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 20/10/14 15:02
Two years ago, manufacturers began producing screens with USB 2.0 connections. Designed to be easily transportable, hence their 12"-16" diagonals, they connected to the computer via two USB ports. The...
Review: Iiyama ProLite XB3070WQS, a 30" 16:10 MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 20/10/14 09:14
The ProLite XB3070WQS's uncommon dimensions were designed to appeal to image professionals seeking a large display with excellent resolution; a display that would avoid the cramped viewing that plagues so many of the current UHD monitors. In...
Review: Samsung S24D300H 24" TN Monitor—Ideal for Gamers on a BudgetValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 13/10/14 09:17
Following the recent success of the Samsung S24D390 with IPS display, today, it's the turn of its 24" Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) matte TN counterpart. To avoid repeating such a mouthful, we'll call it by...
LG Launches the 24GM77, a Dedicated 24" Gaming MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 07/10/14 15:01
The gaming sector is proving to be a pretty lucrative market for manufacturers, and LG certainly wasn't going to pass up the opportunity of vying for the top spot. While...
Review: Iiyama Gets In On the 28" UHD Action with the Prolite B2888UHSUValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 06/10/14 14:19
Although the market for 28" UHD (3840 x 2160 pixels) TN monitors is beginning to saturate, we still haven't tested the Iiyama B2888UHSU. On paper, it looks set to impress, especially with its plethora of connectivity options....
Review: AOC Throws Its G-SYNC Hat into the Ring: the G2460PG MonitorValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 29/09/14 14:20
Just like the first, the second G-SYNC monitor to be released, AOC's G2460PG, has also taken quite a while to come to market. It's almost as though manufacturers are afraid of Nvidia's new technology. Whatever the reason,...
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