Affordable luxury, Viewsonic's XG2703-GS display

Subject: Displays | July 10, 2017 - 02:25 PM |
Tagged: AHVA, ips display, viewsonic, XG2703-GS, 1440p, 165hz, g-sync

ViewSonic's 27" XG2703-GS display hits at least three of the four marks that high end users are looking for; it is 1440p, it does not have a curve and the maximum refresh rate is 165Hz.  The disagreement on the perfection of the display will come from those who prefer Freesync to G-SYNC, for this monitor only supports NVIDIA's adaptive sync technology. The panel is an Advanced Hyper-Viewing Angle (AHVA) IPS screen from AU Optronics, the standard for displays with a maximum refresh rate of 144Hz and higher.  Techspot ran this monitor though a few games to see what kind of performance you can expect on this display, check out their results here.

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"There is one type of monitor that ticks nearly every box for high quality PC gaming. One that provides a good mix of resolution and high refresh rate, while still being realistically usable on today's most popular gaming hardware. I'm talking about the latest 27-inch 1440p IPS monitors that hit a whopping 165 Hz with support for adaptive sync."

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Source: Techspot

July 10, 2017 | 02:58 PM - Posted by Mnifkeaw32 (not verified)

Wake me up when Samsung release their gsync monitors AU Optronics quality control is a joke

July 10, 2017 | 04:06 PM - Posted by skysaberx8x

yup, they're really REALLY bad. Do you have exprience with samsung panels? I'm planning to buy the CF971 (I might wait for a gsync variant)

July 11, 2017 | 06:59 AM - Posted by Moyeni (not verified)

Yup, had to go through 3 monitors to get an acceptable one on the Asus version.

July 12, 2017 | 03:01 AM - Posted by Stephen1970 (not verified)

I have this monitor, and so far, so excellent! the most affordable among the 3 brands using this panel (Viewsonic, ASUS, AOC). it's $700 (converted) here in my country. Whereas the ASUS MG279Q is at $900.

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