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Monitors are the part of your computer you interact with the most. Tom's Hardware provides the benchmarks and information you need to de-mystify the specifications and technologies of current monitors, allowing you to find the perfect monitor for your application.

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When we looked at 29-inch ultra-wide displays last year, we asked for greater size and more pixels. LG answers that request with its 34UM95, a 34-inch panel with a resolution of 3440x1440. Today we run it...

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After many reader requests to review Overlord’s 120 Hz 27-inch QHD monitor, we finally got a brand new X270OC in our labs. It’s the only IPS screen we know of that can exceed a 60 Hz refresh rate. We run it...

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news - JULY 23 26

This gaming monitor supports Nvidia's G-Sync technology.

Tutorial - JULY 5

1. Unplug your monitor from the power, as well as the signal cable from the computer. 2. Moisten (not dripping)...

news - JULY 22 19

AOC has built a very nice monitor, and it is very competitively priced.

news - JULY 17 25

Acer's CB280HK has been spotted in Europe for a very attractive price.

news - JULY 16 4

Club3D built the world's first USB 3.0 to DisplayPort 1.2 adapter that supports 4K.

news - JULY 16 10

Good news: we know what Asus' ProArt PA328Q will cost. Bad News: It's a lot.

news - JULY 14 31

It looks like Adaptive-Sync might just become standard fare on DisplayPort-enabled monitors a couple years down the road.

news - JULY 11 27

HDTVs that can be rolled up could arrive in 2017.

news - JULY 11 15

NEC's new 4K monitor has an IPS panel.

news - JULY 10 18

ViewSonic joins the 4K desktop monitor race.

reviews - JULY 10 40

Not many monitors can run at 144 Hz, but AOC is adding to your list of choices with its G2460PQU 24-inch TN-based screen. We’ve already tested similar displays from Asus and BenQ. Can AOC match their speed...

news - JULY 7 3

The conference will be a two-day event.

reviews - JUNE 30 27

Does a true gaming monitor need to have a 120 or 144 Hz refresh rate? BenQ’s RL2460HT offers plenty of features that cater to enthusiasts, but it tops out at 60 Hz. Can those extra capabilities compensate, or...

reviews - JUNE 12 8

We’ve reviewed a lot of professional-class monitors, NEC's PA272W may be the most accurate and capable one ever to hit the Tom's Hardware lab. At almost $1300, it’s expensive for a 27-inch QHD screen. But...

news - JUNE 4 29

A new partnership between Intel and Samsung is planning to shake that up at half the price of high-end monitors very soon.

news - JUNE 4 14

Philips is debuting a 2-in-1 monitor this fall.

news - JUNE 3 20

Asus is showcasing a limited edition graphics card and a Nvidia G-SYNC monitor.

news - JUNE 2 17

Asus has announced a 4K monitor that will run at the full 60 Hz off a single cable.

news - MAY 30 9

The pain could last a week.

reviews - MAY 30 41

Many displays are marketed as gaming monitors. But only a tiny handful operate at refresh rates greater than 60 Hz. The BenQ XL2720Z sails along at 144 Hz and offers many gaming-specific features. Today we run...