This £335 Dell ultrawide gaming monitor deal proves that high quality can come low-cost(er)

It has been a very good week for monitor offers, however a variety of what we have checked out has been pretty costly, from a 42-inch LG OLED for £779 or a 34-inch QD-OLED ultrawide for £943. These are nice displays, do not get me unsuitable, however you can spend a fraction of the cash and nonetheless get a superb monitor.

That brings us neatly to the topic of this offers publish: the Dell S3422DWG, a 34-in ultrawide gaming monitor that sits on the comfy crossroads of refresh charge and determination: 3440×1440 and 144Hz. Quite than costly OLED, this monitor comes with a curved VA panel, providing wonderful distinction, nice colors and good movement dealing with, whereas costing considerably much less: simply £351 while you use code GSGALLMON10 on the checkout, down from £390.

By way of the specs then, this Dell monitor is pretty commonplace for a low-cost ultrawide. I used an identical monitor lately, the Huawei MateView GT, and it is a very nice piece of package. The broader facet ratio is immersive for video games and utilitarian for work, the improved refresh charge interprets into decrease enter lag, and the monitor’s entire deal is an enormous step past your commonplace 24-in or 27-in 16:9 facet ratio monitor.

You’ll nonetheless encounter just a few video games that do not assist the broader facet ratio, however they’re more and more uncommon amongst fashionable video games as of late, and patches can be found for a lot of in style older titles due to the efforts of PCGamingWiki and modding communities. YouTube and different video will include black bars on the left and proper, however the comparatively deep blacks right here imply they are not overly distracting as you would possibly discover with an IPS or TN show.

Total then, that is an superior monitor for not that a lot cash, and nicely price contemplating if you’d like a single immersive monitor moderately than a multi-monitor setup. For £335, I do not assume you will discover a lot better, however should you do have a very good various – otherwise you simply have questions – be happy to hit me up within the feedback.

Thanks for studying, and I will catch you for extra offers subsequent time!