The 10 Best Gaming Monitors

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We spent 24 hours on research, videography, and editing, to review the top selections for this wiki. Even the newest six-core processor and the beefiest DDR5 GPU are no good without the right screen to display the fruits of their computations. Gaming monitors are set apart from standard ones (and TVs) by their rock-bottom gray-to-gray timing, minimal overall input lag, and frame-rate syncing effects. We've gathered the best options to take full advantage of any PC, and do so on any budget. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best gaming monitor on Amazon.

10. BenQ GW2780

9. LG 38WK95C-W

8. Samsung CHG90

7. AOC VU8

6. Alienware AW3418

5. BenQ Zowie XL2546

4. Asus PG279Q

3. Acer XR382CQK

2. BenQ EX3501

1. MSI Optix


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Last updated on July 18, 2018 by Christopher Thomas

A traveling chef, musician, and student of the English language, Chris can be found promoting facts and perfect copy around the globe, from dense urban centers to remote mountaintops. In his free time he revels in dispelling pseudoscience, while at night he dreams of modern technology, world peace, and the Oxford comma.


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