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Monitors

Everyone wants to appreciate the full potential of a gaming computer. What is the point of playing the latest shooter on an out of date 19" screen? Here at UK Gaming Computers, we have tested rather alot of monitors out there and have come up with the following recomendations.

When choosing a monitor the main things to check out are the response time, brightness, contrast ratio and the resolution. Since we have hand picked these monitors, they all perform well within what we would call the required grade, so all you have to do is simply pick how big you want it to be!

 

 

Asus 21.5" VS228DE LED HD VGA LCD

Dynamically enhances the display’s contrast by adjusting the luminance of the backlight to achieve the darkest black and brightest white – delivering lifelike images. Enter a spectacular world of colors with Full HD 1080p (1920x1080) support. Aspect Control function allows users to select a preferred display mode among Full and 4:3 for true-to-life gaming or movie watching without any data loss or image distortion.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 21.5" Widescreen
  • Brightness: 200 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 50,000,000:1 (dynamic)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA

 

 

AOC 23.6" E2470SWHE LED HD VGA/HDMI LCD

The e2470Swhe comes in a timelessly classic black design equipped with a high-quality 59.9 cm (23.6”) Full HD panel. Delivering superb picture quality thanks to a high typical contrast of 1000:1 in combination with a 250 cd/m² luminosity and a pixel response time of 5 ms only, the e2470Swhe is perfectly equipped for both gaming, office and entertainment applications. Furthermore, AOC fits out all of its monitors with clever software and presets to further save energyand enhance the overall user experience. Let the e2470Swhe stun you today.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 23.6" Widescreen
  • Brightness: 250 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 20000000:1 (dynamic)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Connectivity: 1 x HDMI, 1 x VGA

 

 

Asus 23.5" VS247HR LED HD VGA/DVI/HDMI LCD

Delicate touches make a monitor truly great, VS247HR Full HD LED monitor, with 50,000,000:1 high contrast ratio and HDMI interface, is optimized for the finest image and color quality. This approach extends to the sturdy stand and slim profile without compromising style in ensuring stability and durability.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 23.6" Widescreen
  • Brightness(Typical): 250 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 50000000:1 (dynamic)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time(Typical): 2ms
  • Connectivity: 1 xVGA, 1 x DVI 1 x HDMI

 

 

AOC 27" E2770SHE LED HD VGA/HDMI LCD

This large format Full HD monitor boasts a diagonal of stunning 68.6 cm (27″). Delivering a response time of 5 ms only and a static contrast of 1000:1, the e2770She is well-equipped for both your multimedia and office applications. With connectors for analogue signals via D-Sub and digitally via its two HDMI ports, the model also features a 3.5 mm jack. Simply plug in your external audio device and enjoy movies, music or video calls with your friends. The e2770She is equipped with eco-friendly LED-backlights and intelligent software to further reduce energy consumption. It fulfils demanding sustainability certificates such as Energy Star 6.0 and EPEAT Gold. Let the e2770She impress you today! - See more at: http://aoc-europe.com/en/products/e2770she#sthash.KItiL2gK.dpuf

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Speakers: None
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 1000:1
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Special Features: AMD/ATI Eyefinity & NVIDIA Surround ready
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI

 

 

Asus 27" VS278Q LED HD VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP LCD

Delicate touches make a monitor truly great, VS278Q Full HD LED monitor, with extremely quick 1ms response time, 80,000,000:1 high contrast ratio, DisplayPort and dual HDMI interfaces, is optimized for the finest image and color quality. This approach extends to the sturdy stand and slim profile without compromising style in ensuring stability and durability.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Speakers: Integrated 2 x 2W
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 80000000:1 (ASCR)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Special Features: AMD/ATI Eyefinity & NVIDIA Surround ready
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 2 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DisplayPort

 

 

AOC 27" 2K Q2778VQE LED VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP LCD

Experience a new level of sharpness with this large 68.5 cm (27”) monitor. The Q2778VQE utilises a state-of-the-art TN panel with the stunning WQHD resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. With its D-Sub, DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort connectors, this energy-efficient display offers you a multitude of applications, delivering exceptionally crisp and vivid images for even the highest demands. Benefit further from flexibility tilt and swivel function. The Q2778VQE comes in a glossy black design and features eco-friendly LED-backlights .It fulfils sustainability certificates such as Energy Star 6.0, TCO 6.0 and EPEAT Silver. Let the Q2778VQE impress you today!

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Speakers: None
  • Brightness: 350 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 80000000:1
  • Resolution: 2560 x 1440
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Special Features: AMD/ATI Eyefinity & NVIDIA Surround ready
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DisplayPort

 

 

AOC 28" 4K U2879VF LED VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP LCD

Experience the latest advances in viewing technology with the 28-inch AOC U2879VF. Breathtaking 4K resolution produces unbelievably clear picture quality, supported by optimized HDMI 2.0 connectivity. Ultra-fast 1ms response time, 60Hz refresh rates and FreeSync™ combine to provide smooth, stutter-free action for the most exciting games and movies.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 28" Widescreen
  • Speakers: None
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 80000000:1
  • Resolution: 3840 x 2160
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Special Features: AMD/ATI Eyefinity & NVIDIA Surround ready
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DisplayPort

 

 

Asus 28" 4K PB287Q LED HDMI/DP

Open your eyes to breathtaking levels of detail with the ASUS PB287Q True 4K ultra-high definition (4K UHD) monitor. The ASUS PB287Q features a 16:9 aspect ratio WLED display that delivers next-generation 4K UHD visuals, with resolution up to 3840 by 2160. With a pixel density of 157 pixels-per-inch (PPI), the PB287Q provides over 8 million pixels, four times the pixel density of standard Full HD displays for astonishingly detailed visuals – allowing you to experience more onscreen real estate and stunning image clarity that have to be seen to be believed. The PB287Q also delivers an impressive 1ms GTG fast response time and a 60Hz refresh rate for ultra-smooth gameplay.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 28" Widescreen
  • Speakers: Integrated 2 x 2W
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 10,000,000:1
  • Resolution: 3840 x 2160 (WQHD)
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Connectivity: 2 x HDMI, 1 x DP

 

 

Asus 27" PB278Q IPS LED WQHD VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP WQHD

Envision bigger with 2560 x 1440 WQHD, packing four times the pixel density of 720p! New premium 16:9 wide-format PB278Q LED displays with PLS panel afford 178° wide viewing angles for better productivity, opening extra multitasking space to fit more windows and projects on-screen. ASUS exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology, QuickFit Virtual Scale, and 100% sRGB fidelity ensure reality-defining color and image accuracy, giving you true “what you imagine is what you create” power. HDMI, DisplayPort, and dual-link DVI support WQHD natively, accentuated by room-dominating audio via twin 3W speakers. To help you stay naturally focused, ergonomic design includes tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment, plus streamlined cabling that keeps clutter off your desktop.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Speakers: Integrated 2 x 3W
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 80,000,000:1 (Dynamic)
  • Resolution: 2560 x 1440 (WQHD)
  • Response Time: 5ms
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DP

 

 

Asus ROG SWIFT 27" 2K PG278Q 144Hz VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP WQHD

Envision bigger with 2560 x 1440 WQHD, packing four times the pixel density of 720p! New premium 16:9 wide-format PB278Q LED displays with PLS panel afford 178° wide viewing angles for better productivity, opening extra multitasking space to fit more windows and projects on-screen. ASUS exclusive Splendid Video Intelligence Technology, QuickFit Virtual Scale, and 100% sRGB fidelity ensure reality-defining color and image accuracy, giving you true “what you imagine is what you create” power. HDMI, DisplayPort, and dual-link DVI support WQHD natively, accentuated by room-dominating audio via twin 3W speakers. To help you stay naturally focused, ergonomic design includes tilt, swivel, pivot, and height adjustment, plus streamlined cabling that keeps clutter off your desktop.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Speakers: None
  • Brightness: 350 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 10,000,000:1 (Dynamic)
  • Resolution: 2560 x 1440
  • Signal Frequency: 144Hz
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DP

 

 

3 x Asus VS278Q LED HD VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP LCD for Eyefinity and Nvidia Surround

Delicate touches make a monitor truly great, VS278Q Full HD LED monitor, with extremely quick 1ms response time, 80,000,000:1 high contrast ratio, DisplayPort and dual HDMI interfaces, is optimized for the finest image and color quality. This approach extends to the sturdy stand and slim profile without compromising style in ensuring stability and durability.

Technical Specifications:
  • Screen size: 27" Widescreen
  • Brightness: 300 cd/m2
  • Contrast Ratio: 80000000:1 (ASCR)
  • Resolution: 1920 x 1080
  • Response Time: 1ms
  • Special Features: AMD/ATI Eyefinity & NVIDIA Surround ready
  • Special Features: Display port cable needed for tripple + monitor setup (Less than £10)
  • Connectivity: 1 x VGA, 2 x HDMI, 1 x DVI, 1 x DisplayPort

 

Whilst UK Gaming Computers endeavour to make sure our descriptions are 100% correct, manufacturers may alter specifications slightly, it is your responsibility to check the specification with the manufacturer. Images are for illustration purposes only. If you are unsure of anything, please contact us, we wont bite!