The 9 Best 27 Inch Monitors

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This wiki has been updated 2 times since it was first published in November of 2018. Generations removed from the massive and heavy CRT technology of antiquity, 27-inch LCD monitors are now among the most sought after on the market. From ultra-high-refresh, 1080p screens all the way through 4K, professionally calibrated models in all their HDR glory, there's a selection in this class to suit anyone's needs, whether you're gaming, working, or just surfing the web. When users buy our independently chosen editorial recommendations, we may earn commissions to help fund the Wiki. Skip to the best 27 inch monitor on Amazon.

9. BenQ PhotoVue

8. HP Z27n

7. Asus ROG PG27UQ

6. Dell UltraSharp 27

5. LG UltraFine 5K

4. Acer Predator X27

3. Acer Predator XB271H

2. Acer XF270HU

1. LG UK650

Editor's Notes

November 10, 2018:

It's probably now the most popular size, so there are tons and tons to choose from... pros should should look at an LG or BenQ, gamers really ought to consider an Acer or if they can afford it, an ASUS ROG display. They're killer, but cost an arm and a leg, and over the coming months of graphics card upgrades we'll see which are the most reliable. Until then, it may be wise to save some $$$ on a monitor and invest in one of the new Radeon GPUs or a 10-series Geforce (pro tip: most people should avoid the RTX series until the next generation of cards and AAA titles). For general use, the Dell and the HP Z27 are two of the best and most popular all-around options.


Christopher Thomas
Last updated on November 12, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

Building PCs, remodeling, and cooking since he was young, quasi-renowned trumpeter Christopher Thomas traveled the USA performing at and organizing shows from an early age. His work experiences led him to open a catering company, eventually becoming a sous chef in several fine LA restaurants. He enjoys all sorts of barely necessary gadgets, specialty computing, cutting-edge video games, and modern social policy. He has given talks on debunking pseudoscience, the Dunning-Kruger effect, culinary technique, and traveling. After two decades of product and market research, Chris has a keen sense of what people want to know and how to explain it clearly. He delights in parsing complex subjects for anyone who will listen -- because teaching is the best way to ensure that you understand things yourself.


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