Coolermaster GM34-CW Curved Gaming Display with 34″ Ultrawide VA Panel and 144Hz

Back in July 2019 Coolermaster entered the monitor market with their first couple of displays. They are a well known manufacturer in the PC case segment, but very new to monitors. They have a new model listed in their range now as well, the GM34-CW. This is a 34″ ultrawide display with a 3440 x 1440 resolution, 1500R curvature and a range of impressive gaming specs.

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Asus TUF Gaming VG259QM with 24.5″ IPS Panel, 280Hz Refresh and ELMB-sync

We’ve recently completed our review of the excellent Asus TUF Gaming VG279QM, a 27″ IPS monitor boasting a 280Hz refresh rate (the fastest currently available), 1ms G2G response time, G-sync/FreeSync support and the ability to use a motion blur reduction mode at the same time as variable refresh rates via Asus’ ELMB-sync feature. That model is 27″ in size and has a 1920 x 1080 resolution. If you are looking for something a little smaller, or prefer this 1080p res on a smaller sized screen then Asus are also set to release the 24.5″ sized VG259QM now.

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Philips 498P9 with 49″ Ultrawide Panel and 5120 x 1440 Resolution Coming Soon

Image shown is the smaller 43″ 439P9H model but we expect design to be similar from this new 49″ model

Philips are set to release a new 49″ ultrawide screen later this year. We don’t have a massive amount of information about it at this time, but we do know that the 498P9 is expected to be available around June time. It’s a 49″ ultrawide display with a 32:9 aspect ratio, a 1800R curvature and a 5120 x 1440 resolution. This is the same as dual 27″ 2560 x 1440 screens size by side.

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Philips 439P9H with 43″ Ultrawide Panel, with USB type-C and Pop-up Webcam

Originally showcased at IFA 2019, we had chance yesterday to hear more about and see the new 43.4″ sized ultrawide monitor from Philips, their 439P9H. This monitor is packed with productivity- enhancing features such as a built-in USB-C docking station, a Windows Hello pop-up webcam, and a MultiClient Integrated KVM switch, as well as numerous comfort-boosting features designed to provide an enjoyable experience from beginning to end.

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Philips 346P1CRH 34″ Ultrawide Display with USB type-C and Pop-up Webcam

At yesterday’s UK press event we had chance to see one of the latest Philips monitors which we haven’t talked about before on TFT Central. The 346P1CRH is a 34″ ultrawide display aimed at office and business users with a focus on comfort and productivity. USB-C provides simple single-cable connectivity, and a secure pop-up webcam with Windows Hello increases your productivity.

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AOC AGON AG273QZ with 27″ TN Film Panel, 2560 x 1440 Res and 240Hz Refresh Rate

Yesterday at the AOC UK press event we had chance to hear about a forthcoming new gaming monitor, in their top end AGON series. The AGON AG273QZ is 27″ in size and features a 2560 x 1440 resolution (Quad HD) TN Film panel along with a native 240Hz refresh rate. There’s only a couple of 1440p 240Hz screens available in the market so far (Lenovo Legion Y27gq and HP Omen X 27) so it will be great to see more options released, from well-established gaming brands.

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Philips 243B1 Designed for Comfort, Productivity and the Ecologically Minded

Philips have announced their new 23.8″ size 243B1 monitor. Equipped with Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels), USB-C docking technology and HDMI connectivity as well as a rich variety of features and technologies designed for optimal comfort and productivity, this monitor is an excellent choice for the ecologically-minded: it not only meets strict environmental standards such as ENERGY STAR, EPEAT and TCO but is equipped with a PowerSensor that can save as much as 80% of energy costs.

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MSI Optix MAG251RX eSports Monitor with 24.5″ 1080p IPS Panel and 240Hz Refresh Rate

MSI have recently announced their new eSports monitor, the Optix MAG251RX. This model is 24.5″ in size and features a 240Hz refresh rate IPS panel. It offers a 1920 x 1080 resolution along with a 1ms G2G response time spec and adaptive-sync support for VRR from both NVIDIA and AMD systems. NVIDIA G-sync Compatible is mentioned as well suggesting that the screen will be certified by NVIDIA.

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Dell UP3221Q with 31.5″ 4K Panel and 2000 Zone Mini LED Backlight

Image courtesy of Flatpanelshd.com

Quietly showcased at this year’s CES event a few weeks ago was a new 31.5″ screen from Dell in their UltraSharp Premium range, the UP3221Q. This screen offers a 3840 x 2160 UltraHD (“4K”) resolution and is aimed at colour critical work and professional users. It offers a built-in colorimeter supported CalMAN calibration and even has a 2000 zone Mini LED backlight for impressive LCD local dimming capabilities.

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Philips 243B9 Office Monitor with 23.8″ IPS Panel and USB type-C Connectivity

Aimed at increasing productivity and simplifying connectivity in the workplace, Philips have launched their new 243B9 display. This is a 23.8″ sized screen with an IPS technology panel, featuring a 1920 x 1080 resolution. It is equipped with a USB type-C connection for single cable connectivity. User comfort and a reduced environmental impact are guaranteed as well, thanks to the adjustable SmartErgoBase, energy-saving PowerSensor and 100% recyclable packaging.

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