I don't think it's hyperbole to say that computer games did more than anything else to push the limits of Moore's Law -- like porn was to the spread of the internet. Now, as Moore's Law is slowing, nothing is more ubiquitous than high-quality gaming. The GPU remains important for the latest games that push the boundaries of graphics, but most titles are readily handled by any computer today, and components are cheap. This is why Samsung's CJG5 monitor comes at the right time. The CJG5 series comes in curved WQHD (2,560x1,440) resolution VA panels with a refresh rate of 144Hz. It has a 2.0 HDMI port and a 1.4 port, as well as DisplayPort input. I had a chance to enjoy the company of the 32-inch version, model C32JG52, for a little over a month. I've played mega-hit first-person shooting titles like PUBG and Doom 2016 using the monitor, and, simply put, the CJG5 offers high resolution, is responsive, and comes in a sleek design. Most importantly, it is affordable for what it offers -- … [Read more...] about Samsung CJG5 gaming monitor: Awesome at a bargain price
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Best Deals of the Day The best deals from around the web, updated daily. Save big on a Casper Essential mattress, Dyson cordless vacuums, a curved Samsung monitor, and more of Labor Day’s best deals. For all the best Labor Day sales, be sure to head over to this post as well. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to never miss a deal. BEST TECH DEALS If you want a big, beautiful monitor, and don’t need it to be 4K, this 32" HD option from Samsung is down to $200, if you don’t mind buying a refurb. The first thing you’ll notice here is that the monitor is curved, which actually is a good thing for a monitor that’s a couple feet away from your eyes, even if it’s pointless for a TV across the room. Just note that this price is only available today, or until sold out. No doubt it’s a first world problem, but a problem nonetheless. If you need a few more feet of power so you can use your phone while you watch TV, lay in … [Read more...] about Monday’s Best Deals: Casper Essential Mattress, Dyson Cordless Vacuums, Curved Monitor, and More
Best Deals of the Day The best deals from around the web, updated daily. Sealy foam mattresses, tailgating essentials, and some of the best true-wireless earbuds you can buy lead off Sunday’s best deals from around the web. For all the best Labor Day sales, be sure to head over to this post as well. Bookmark Kinja Deals and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to never miss a deal. Best Tech Deals Jabra’s Elite 65Ts might just be the best true-wireless headphones out there. In addition to their excellent five hours of battery (plus 15 with the charging case), they feature some of the best microphones in class for calls, compatibility with all the major voice assistants, and even a two year dust and water resistance warranty, so you can work out in them without fear. Normally $170, you can grab a pair for $130 right now, the best deal we’ve seen. If you missed the one-day Echo sales last week, Amazon’s once again taking $100 off the Echo Show today, … [Read more...] about Sunday’s Best Deals: True Wireless Earbuds, Tailgating Gear, Dual Monitor Arm, and More
The first 8K TV is here. Now available to buy for a bargain €11,990 ($14,732, £10,520, AUS$19,216), Sharp's Aquos LC-70X500E is the first 8K TV to go on sale in Europe and around the world. An 80-inch version, the LC-80XU30, has been on sale in Japan for a few years (we even reviewed it), but this new model's global availability marks nothing less than the beginning of the 8K era. The LC-70X500E was unveiled at the IFA Global Press Conference in Rome, and the venue was purposely picked - it was now or never. IFA 2018 has now arrived with an even greater array of displays, including the astonishing Samsung Q900R 8K TV.But wait. 8K? What about 4K? Isn't that supposed to be the latest and greatest in TVs? Why are we obsessed with 7,680x4,320 pixel TVs? Do we really need 8K TVs?Regardless, more 8K TVs are coming in 2018 8K content may be virtually non-existent, but we're about to see every major brand launch an 8K TV. “Will the other TV brands be able … [Read more...] about Do we really need 8K TVs yet?
So you have got your hands on the latest console from Sony – PlayStation 4 Pro. This upgrades PlayStation 4 console can render games in 4K resolution and feature HDR. Those are great news. Now you can play your games and view media content in 4k resolution. To do so, you will need a 4K display – a TV or a monitor. But is getting a 4K TV worth it? We will find out! We hooked our PlayStation 4 Pro with a 55-inch LG OLED TV that supports HDR and did some testing if the 4K resolution is worth it. On the most games that are optimized for PlayStation 4 Pro, we saw huge improvements over the standard 1080p resolution, although some of them don’t run at native 4K resolution. However, there are also few reasons why you should stick with Full HD resolution even on your PS4 Pro. What else did we find out and is the upgrade worth it? Read more to find out! What is 4k? Ultra high definition (UHD) or 4K refers to the resolution of a screen. In other words – numbers of pixels … [Read more...] about Should you buy 4K TV for PS4 Pro?