Thought you had something special with your puny 32″ 4K monitor? Think again.
AOC recently announced their new C4008VU8 monitor for those who want the ultimate immersive experience. Spanning across a massive 40-inches, the C4008VU8 is one of the most full featured monitors on the market featuring a 4K UHD resolution, 10-bit color, and MVA panel technology capable of reproducing 85% of the NTSC wide color gamut. Unfortunately for gamers, refresh rate is capped at the standard 60Hz.
Key Features40” curved VA panel with 3840 x 2160 4K UHD Resolution 85% NTSC Wide Color Gamut and 10-bit colors 1 x VGA, 1 x HDMI 1.4 (MHL), 1 x HDMI 2.0 (MHL), 2 x DP [...]
If you’ve ever craved for display resolutions higher than 4K, the Dell UltraSharp UP3218 is ready to answer your call.
As one of a handful of monitors that offer 8K resolution with HDR support, the Dell UltraSharp UP3218 is ready to be deployed for creative and design work. At the heart of the Dell UltraSharp UP3218 is a anti-reflective coated 7,680 x 4,320p 60hz 10-bit IPS panel supporting a color depth of 1.07 billion colors, 100% Adobe RGB, 100% sRGB, 100% Rec709 and 98% DCI-P3 color gamuts. It also features a contrast ratio of 1300:1, response time of 6ms grey to grey and a brightness of 400 nits.
Inputs on the Dell UltraSharp UP3218 [...]
Samsung is one of the largest manufacturers of LCD panels in the world, so it’s natural that they had quite a few displays to show at CES. While their new QLED TVs were the highlight of the show, Samsung also showed off a slew of monitors based on their Quantum Dot display technology.
The most impressive of Samsung’s displays is the Samsung CF791. Spanning across 34-inches of ultrawide screen real estate, the Samsung CF791 features a VA panel with Quantum Dot technology which allows the display to achieve a contrast ratio of 3,000:1 and 125% sRGB coverage. It also features a WQHD resolution of 3440×1440, 4ms [...]
After Apple decided to drop out of the monitor market after years of selling their beautiful Cinema Displays, the position of its beloved Thunderbolt Display is now being filled by the LG with their new UltraFine 5K display. Sporting a modern design, the LG UltraFine 5K features a IPS panel with a resolution of 5120 x 2880, packing a whopping 14.7 million pixels into the 27-inch display.
While the display is unquestionably one of the most beautiful ever made, it has recently been discovered that there’s a pretty big problem – the display stops working when it’s in close proximity of a router. According to 9to5 Mac, the screen would flicker when [...]
AOC has announced the latest in its lineup of Agon gaming monitors: the AG352UCG is a 35-inch, 3440 x 1440 ultrawide gaming monitor which features NVIDIA’s G-Sync variable refresh rate technology.Agon AG352UCG Ultrawide G-Sync Gaming Monitor
The AG352UCG features an AU Optronics VA panel with a maximum refresh rate of 100Hz, along with a 4ms response time. The panel boasts an impressive 100% sRGB color coverage, in addition to a 2000R curvature. That said, not all things are equal as the brightness is set to a mere 300 nits. This is somewhat compensated by the 2500:1 contrast ratio as well as the 178-degree viewing angles.
The stand [...]
At CES 2017, we got a chance to visit the Razer booth before all their stuff was stolen. Two products are under the spotlight at Razer’s CES booth included Project Ariana and Project Valerie. While both products are considered to be proof of concept, Razer did have the prototypes to show off.
At the very front of the booth is Razer’s biggest eye catcher: a gaming laptop featuring triple 4K displays dubbed project Valerie. This 12lb colossus is Razer’s solution of making a triple monitor setup as compact as possible. In the private press booth, Razer had a demo running Battlefield 1 at practically 12K.
The prototype [...]
Some very unfortunate news came from Razer CEO, Min-Liang Tan, as he recently reported that two of Razer’s prototype devices had been stolen from the CES 2017 show floor. According to the post:
“I’ve just been informed that two of our prototypes were stolen from our booth at CES today.
We have filed the necessary reports and are currently working with the show management as well as law enforcement to address this issue.
At Razer, we play hard and we play fair. Our teams worked months on end to conceptualize and develop these units and we pride ourselves in pushing the envelope to deliver the latest and greatest.
We treat [...]
Far removed from the craze of CES 2017, we had the chance to meet with Nixeus, a company best known for their fairly inexpensive and featured packed gaming monitors with arguably the most popular of which being the Nixeus NX-VUE24, the world’s first 30-144Hz variable refresh rate 24-inch 1080p FreeSync monitor. At CES 2017, Nixeus recently gave us an exclusive look at a few of their latest monitors, one of which follows the footsteps of the Nixeus NX-VUE24.
Nixeus Unveils World’s First 27-inch 1440p, 30-144Hz FreeSync Gaming Monitor
While the name has not yet been finalized, the first of the new displays is a 27-inch 1440p FreeSync gaming [...]
Following AMD’s recent FreeSync 2 announcement, Nvidia countered with G-Sync HDR, which is an evolution of the existing G-Sync technology with the addition of HDR (High Dynamic Range) support.
First Two G-SYNC HDR Displays from ASUS and Acer
In conjunction with the launch, Nvidia announced that two of its partners, Acer and ASUS, will launch the Asus ROG Swift PG27UQ and Acer Predator XB272-HDR which will support G-Sync HDR at launch. According to Nvidia, these new displays were created in conjunction with AU Optronics designed specifically for gaming, which means it’ll feature very little to no input latency and a 144Hz [...]
For CES 2017, Samsung will be launching their new CH711 Quantum Dot curved monitor designed specifically for gamers in mind. Available in 27-inch and 31.5-inch variants, the CH711 will feature Samsung’s Quantum Dot display technology, a 2,560 x 1,440 WQHD resolution and 125% sRGB color coverage. It’ll also feature an 1,800R curvature and an ultrawide 178-degree viewing angle so the picture will be accurate from virtually anywhere in the room.
The CH711 Quantum Dot will be showcased at CES 2017 and is expected to be available in early 2017. Pricing information is unavailable at this time.
Over the next week, we’ll be putting hands on the [...]