Seen during the CES 2016, ViewSonic announced its new lineup of professional-level gaming monitors XG series, initially settle models XG2401, XG2701 and XG2700-4K are now on sale.

ViewSonic XG2401

We are facing a monitor of 23.6 inches built around a panel TN at a Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080p) with a fast response time of 1 millisecond to avoid input lag and provide very smooth images, since it is adds a refresh rate of 144 Hz with AMD FreeSync technology to also eliminate tearing and stuttering when playing. This monitor incorporates SmartSync technology, which automatically selects the best refresh rate and response time depending on the game we execute, and offers a profile that makes the hidden areas of the maps (black areas) in visible areas to detect the enemy. Its price will be around 404 dollars.

ViewSonic XG2701

Essentially the same monitor: TN Panel with a response time of 1 millisecond, a refresh rate of 144 Hz, Full HD resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixelsSmartSync technology, maximum brightness of 350 cd / m2, a contrast typical 1000: 1 dynamic contrast of 120,000,000: 1, several game modes, both models offer two USB 3.0 ports, two USB 2.0, four video inputs as DisplayPort, Mini DisplayPort and two HDMI. The only difference is in the size of 27 inches. Its price will be around 529 dollars.

ViewSonic XG2700-4K

The top model of the series, so this is a SuperClear 27 inches IPS panel with a resolution of 4K 3840 x 2160 pixels @60 Hz  with a response time of 5 milliseconds, a maximum brightness of 300 cd / m2, a typical 1000: 1 dynamic contrast of 20,000,000: 1 and with the support of AMD FreeSync technology. Connectivity includes HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.2a, and all share Flicker Free technologies to reduce eye-strain by the Blue Light Filter to filter harmful blue light. Its price will be around 999 dollars.

Model XG2401 XG2701 XG2700-4K XG2703-GS
Screen Size 24-inches 27-inches 27-inches 27-inches
Resolution 1920×1080 1920×1080 3840×2160 2560×1440
Panel Type TN TFT Active Matrix LCD TN TFT Active Matrix LCD SuperClear IPS SuperClear IPS
Ports DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA DisplayPort, HDMI, VGA
Special Features AMD FreeSync AMD FreeSync AMD FreeSync Nvidia G-Sync
MSRP $404 $529 $913 $1,217
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