Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have another round of deals to share. Today's list is headlined by a deal on ViewSonic's 24-inch XG2402 gaming monitor, which is currently down to $220 at Amazon. That's as low as it's been for the general public; the monitor was discounted as part of Amazon's Prime Day event but usually hovers in the $250-260 range. As you might suspect from the price, the XG2402 isn't the most cutting-edge gaming monitor around: it's a TN panel, so it doesn't have the more accurate colors and wider viewing angles of an IPS display, and it only has a 1080p resolution, which is more acceptable on a 24-inch panel but still not as sharp as pricier options. That said, its colors aren't terribly inaccurate, it's built well, and it supports FreeSync. So if you have an AMD-powered desktop, it should keep your gameplay smooth and free of screen tearing. Its maximum refresh rate of 144Hz is a plus, too; just note that its FreeSync range ends at … [Read more...] about Dealmaster: Get a 144Hz ViewSonic gaming monitor with FreeSync for $220
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Ready for Prime Day?Prime Day 2018 is getting closer now along with deals on a huge range of items. To find out what sort of bargains to expect, along with dates and times to get the best deals be sure to check out our guide to Amazon Prime Day 2018.As the de facto input in Apple's latest MacBook Pro laptops and an increasingly common port on Windows machines, USB-C is becoming an increasingly prevalent technology. And with good reason. The connection technology offers a lot of advantages. Data can be transferred quickly, which is especially useful when it comes to gaming, while USB-C also offers charging capabilities, cutting down on wire clutter in the process.So perhaps you've been looking to connect your USB-C-equipped machine to a compatible monitor. In recent years, just about every monitor manufacturer has introduced a USB-C monitor, so now there are a fair number of displays from which to choose from. To help you pick one and find the best price, we've rounded up the best USB-C … [Read more...] about The best USB-C monitor 2018: the best deals for Macbook Pro and Windows laptops
Working with web browsers, productivity tools, and other tasks can usually be better accomplished with higher resolutions, but what about games? Higher resolutions require an immense amount of graphics processing power, so what should you be aiming for when looking at a new display? Display resolutions One of the major factors to consider when choosing a new display is the resolution. 1080p is the most popular configuration used today, but 1440p and 4K are slowly acquiring market share. Here are the resolutions we'll be working with when selecting a new monitor (or TV if you wish to get into couch gaming): 1280 x 720 - HD / 720p. 1920 x 1080 - FHD (Full HD) / 1080p. 2560 x 1440 - QHD/WQHD (Quad HD) / 1440p. 3840 x 2160 - UHD (Ultra HD) / 4K 2160p. 7680×4320 - FUHD (Full Ultra HD) / 8K 4320p. Best gaming monitors The 4K resolution is considered the successor to 1080p. It doubles the horizontal and vertical resolution, so you can begin to understand just what's being asked of your … [Read more...] about 1080p vs. 1440p vs. 4K: Which resolution is best for gaming?
At Acer’s global event it announced a range of new IPS monitors with AMD FreeSync technology and response times as fast as 1ms, which offers incredibly smooth gaming performance.First up there is the Acer Nitro VG0 series, which will be available in 27-inch, 23.8-inch and 21.5-inch sizes, and will support 4K UHD (3,840 x 2,160 pixels), WQHD (2,560 × 1,440) and full HD (1,920 x 1,080) resolutions, respectively.They come with 144 Hz refresh rates, and numerous features we’ve come to expect from Acer’s monitors, such as pre-set configurations for various types of games. They will also have 2W stereo speakers, HDMI, VGA and DisplayPort connectivity.The Acer Nitro VG0 gaming monitors will be available in the UK from July, with prices starting from £109 (around $145, AU$200). We are waiting to hear about exact US and Australian prices and release dates.Acer Nitro RG0 gaming monitorsMeanwhile, the Acer Nitro RG0 comes in 27-inch and 23.8-inches and has an … [Read more...] about Acer announces Nitro VG0 and RG0 gaming monitors
There really is no experience quite like PC gaming. In the best PC games around right now, you can do and see things that are completely out of this world. And now, with all of the exciting and high-profile games coming out this year, you really should take a look at your monitor, and maybe think about picking up one of the best gaming monitors to truly elevate your experience. Because why would you do your PC games the disservice of playing on a sub-par display?You may be wondering what separates the best gaming monitors from all the other monitors on the market – and a lot of it will boil down to function and preferences. There is a wide variety of different tech and features that are featured in the best gaming monitors, and what you need will vary on the kinds of games you play.Do you just want to sit back and play an immersive RPG like Final Fantasy XV? If so, you might want to pick up a 4K Ultra-HD gaming monitor with HDR. Or do you prefer games like Counter-Strike: Global … [Read more...] about Best gaming monitor 2018: the 10 best gaming screens of the year