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Today's top computer monitors and displays combine the highest definition resolutions and highest refresh rates to provide the best gaming graphics experiences, as well as the best workstation graphics for design, animation, and video. ProClockers provides unbiased monitor reviews and display reviews for many top brands and manufacturers. Contact us if you would like us to review one of your monitors or displays.

Posted by Damon Bailey
on Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 8:00am
ASUS ROG Swift PG27U 4K 144Hz HDR Gaming Monitor

Depending on your choice of games or game genera, you probably chose your monitor for its fast refresh or for its huge number of pixels. Competitive gamers tend to favor high refresh rates where every millisecond counts which hug the lower end of the resolution scale. If you like slower paced games with cinematic fantasy or dystopian landscapes, you probably want to see every jaw-dropping pixel in 4K UHD, but you won’t be getting more than 60 frames per second out of your monitor. And that’s IF you have a system with enough graphical muscle to even handle 4K resolution anyway. A lot of gamer’s compromise, a higher resolution like 2560x1440 or maybe an ultra-wide 3440x1440 and a refresh rate in the 100-120Hz range which provides a good middle of the ground approach.