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 What is the point of playing the latest shooter on an out of date 19" screen?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!
AOC 23.6 M2470SWH HD HDMI/VGA
LG UltraGear 24GL600F 24 144Hz G-Sync/FreeSync HD HDMI/DP
Geared Up for Victory
LG UltraGear is the powerful gaming display gear with high performance features to take your gaming to the next level.
The Gear for Rapid Action
With a 23.6-inch display, and 1ms response time, the 24GL600F is the UltraGear optimized for games requiring instantaneous decisions, such as RTS and FPS.
144Hz Refresh Rate & 1ms Response Time
Fast Track to Victory
With a high refresh rate and fastest response time, you can take advantage of any battlefield.
Get into Synchronized Action
With a refresh rate of 144Hz, the 24GL600F allows you to capture even the smallest movements while also providing smoother motion.
Shoot the Enemy First with Less Delay
With the 24GL600F, which supports the fastest response time, you can quickly observe the battlefield and immediately respond to enemy.
|Connectivity||2 x HDMI, 1 x DP|
AOC 27 E2770SH HD VGA/DVI/HDMI ***SPECIAL OFFER***
The 27-inch AOC E2770SH display was designed with speed in mind. The ultra-fast 1ms response time makes it perfect for passionate gamers, as well as anyone who uses graphics, animation and film editing applications. Simply connect your AV sources via the model’s D-Sub, DVI or HDMI ports and enjoy flawless picture quality. The built-in speaks offer rich, clear sound for movies, music or video calls. Furthermore, AOC fits out all of its monitors with software and presets to further save energy and enhance the overall user experience. Let the E2770SH stun you today.
|Connectivity||D-Sub, DVI and HDMI|
Acer Nitro 27 VG270UP 2K DP/HDMI 144Hz IPS G-Sync/FreeSync
If you're an avid gamer, you'll know how frustrating stuttering and tearing can be. The Acer Nitro VG270UPbmiipx Quad HD 27" LCD Gaming Monitor features AMD Radeon FreeSync to sync the monitor's frames with the graphic card's frames. The result? Smoother gameplay.
The fast 1 ms response time means you can always stay in control, no matter how frantic the on-screen action gets. This is enhanced further by the 144 Hz refresh rate, so you can fully immerse yourself in the gameplay.
You won't get distrated either f you need to make adjustments mid-game - the Display Widget makes it easy to modify the monitor settings at any time.
You always want your games to look their best. The Nitro VG270UPbmiipx has a Quad HD display to bring your gaming worlds to life. It looks beautiful from any viewing angle, while the zero-frame design of the monitor itself helps you to stay focused on the action.
|Connectivity||2 x HDMI, 1 x Display Port|
|Special Features||FreeSync, G-Sync, IPS Panel|
AOC 27 Q2778VQE 2K VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP
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 QHD 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. 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!
|Connectivity||HDMI, VGA, DVI, DisplayPort|
AOC 28 U2879VF 4K VGA/DVI/HDMI/DP
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.
|Connectivity||VGA, DVI, DisplayPort 1.2 x 1|
|Special Features||Amd FreeSync|
MSI Optix AG32CQ 31.5 QHD 2K 144HZ Curved G-Sync/FreeSync DVI/HDMI/DP
Bring your A-game with the Optix AG32CQ curved gaming monitor. Equipped with a beautiful 31.5 inch, 144Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time VA panel, the Optix AG32CQ will help you see your opponents and aim with ease. Built with AMD® Freesync™ technology, the AG32CQ can match the display’s refresh rate with your GPU for ultra-smooth gameplay. Make sure you can hit your mark with all the latest technologies built-in the Optix AG32CQ for competitive play.
|Screen Size||31.5" 1800R curve|
|Connectivity||HDMI, DisplayPort, DVI|
|Special Features||Adjustable stand, VESA with MSI bracket (Sold Sperately), G-Sync & FreeSync|
AOC AGON 24.5 AG251FZ HD DVI/HDMI/DP 240Hz E-Sports G-Sync/FreeSync
The AOC AGON AG251FZ is a 25" premium gaming monitor that offers intense on-screen action without tearing, stuttering or motion-blur, thanks to a 240 Hz refresh rate, Freesync Premium and a 1 ms response time.
|Connectivity||VGA, DVI, HDMI, DIsplayPort|
|Special Features||240Hz, Freesync Premium, G-Sync, Headset holder|
Asus ROG 27 XG27AQ 2K 170Hz HDMI/DP IPS G-SYNC
The Asus XG27AQ has all the tools in it's arsenal to be your secret weapon on the way to victory. Boasting a 27" fast IPS panel with a rapid 170Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time, you'll be so far ahead of the game when it comes to your opponents and leave them in the dust. It's sleek modern design comes packed with ergonomic features so that you can tilt, swivel and adjust the height to perfectly match your setup. This will show you gaming the way it was meant to be played!
|Special Features||G-Sync, IPS|
LG UltraGear 24GN600-B 24 144Hz HDMI/DP G-SYNC/FREESYNC
Designed for Incredible Speed
Fluid Gaming Motion
Feel Actual Combat with True Colors
Clearer, Smoother and Faster
Be Sleek, Chic and Immersive
|Connectivity||HDMI , DisplayPort|
|Special Features||G-Sync, FreeSync|
Asus ROG 34" PG348Q 2K IPS Curved Widescreen HDMI/DP
The new flagship of the ROG monitor fleet, the Swift PG348Q expands your scope, allowing faster target acquisition while increasing immersive visuals with a 34-inch 3440x1440 curved ultra-wide IPS panel. Bristling with advanced display tech, the newest Swift PG348Q also features NVIDIA® G-SYNC™ technology for smooth and seamless gameplay, while simultaneously sporting a 100Hz refresh rate, eliminating roadblocks between your skill and victory. Add the armored design and unique ASUS features and you're looking at a monitor that is truly unrivaled.
|Special Features||21:9 Aspect Ratio, G-Sync, RGB LED effects|