Choosing the Right Monitor for Gaming or Movie Streaming

There are a few things to consider when choosing a monitor whether it’s for gaming, editing, movie streaming or Skype. Size and resolution plays an important role in most cases. The regular monitor resolution ranges from 1080p all the way up to 4K. The 4K monitors obviously offers a far better screen resolution and better viewing angles but is more expensive than the 1080p monitors. Choosing the right monitor can not only lead to a lack in quality but it also plays an important role in health risk and energy consumption like these garbage disposal units.


Different Monitor Sizes

Monitors also come in various sizes from 15inch all the way up to 27inch. Depending on the use you might consider one that’s not too big for your desktop but not too small for you to clearly see images or words being typed. The monitors also come in different shapes such as square form, curved, wide screen and vertical screens.

Different Input Ports

Desktop monitors also offer a wide range of inputs such as DVI, HDMI and VGA. Some also has inputs for your Flash drive for direct watching of movies or music streaming. Making it convenient for persons, who don’t have open USB ports on their computers?

Build-In Speakers

Computer monitors has definitely advances and some of them even offer build-in speakers for those who don’t mind poor quality sound.  These computer monitors with the build-in speakers is obviously ok for online chat but for gamers or music enthusiast it’s better to get a pair of computer speakers that can provide quality sound for your disposal.

Health Related

There’s nothing more dangerous than sitting in front of a computer for long periods of time without taking frequent breaks. The dangers include Computer Vision Syndrome which many people suffer from. These conditions include red eye, burning and itching eyes which can be detrimental to a person’s heath.  To help reduce the risk of attracting CVS it is advisable to install a good quality computer screen protector. It is also important to take frequent breaks to help reduce CVS.

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