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I'm looking for a new monitor and would like some advice/opinions.

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raghaian

New Member
Joined
Nov 13, 2019
So I just built this system.

Cpu: Ryzen 5 3600
Cpu cooler: Cooler Master Hyper 212 Evo with a Artic P12 in push and original fan in pull.
MB: Asus AM4 Tuff Gaming X570-Plus
Ram: G. Skill Ripjaws 16gb (8gb x 2) 3600mhz cas 16
Video Card: MSI RX 5700 Mech
HD: WD Blue 1TB 7200 rpm
SSD: Samsung 970 Evo 500gb. Bought but not installed.
PS: Corsair TX650M
Case: Rosewill Nautilius with 1 extra case fan.

I'm looking for a new monitor that will run at 2560 x 1440 at 100+ Hz. I want a TN panel for the refresh rate as I'll mostly be playing fps games. The size I'm looking for is from 23-27 inches. I also want Freesync to take advantage of the AMD hardware. My budget is $300 tops without including taxes.

I've looked at these two Dell monitors, Dell S2417DG 23.8 and Dell S2719DGF 27.0". Are they any good for gaming? Anyone using them and can recommend them?

I'm also looking for looking for any recommendations that fit my requirements.

Thanks for help.
 

ATMINSIDE

Sim Racing Aficionado Co-Owner
Joined
Jun 28, 2012
The S2417DG has G-Sync which you would need an NVIDIA card to take advantage of.
I really like the Dell S2719DGF for you. It has FreeSync which will pair nicely with your RX 5700. Ratings online look to be good for it as well.

Dell Link for specs: https://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/dell-27-gaming-monitor-s2719dgf/apd/210-arcj

Purchase links, both are under your $300 budget.
Amazon Link: https://www.amazon.com/Dell-27-Inch-LED-Lit-Monitor-S2719DGF/dp/B00N2L5CXO
BestBuy Link: https://www.bestbuy.com/site/dell-s2719dgf-27-led-qhd-freesync-monitor-black/6293714.p

If you don't mind Open Box items, Amazon WarehouseDeals has one for $230!
https://www.amazon.com/Dell-Monitor...53NWQ&qid=1581535737&s=warehouse-deals&sr=8-1