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Things to Consider When Buying a Console Gaming Monitor

By Philips Monitors, 16 May 2019.

Since the Atari took the world by storm in the early 1970s, console gaming has evolved and remained hugely popular throughout the world. And today, with Xbox, PlayStation and Wii, console gamers are spoiled for choice. This is why they tend to take their graphics and visuals very seriously. But what should you look out for in a monitor to get a better console gaming experience?

Let us show you the winning features to seek out, like those found in our 322M7C or Momentum monitor.

Measuring 31.5 inches, the 322M7C monitor offers expansive viewing that's richer and more immersive.

 A bigger screen

Size may not be everything, but when it comes to graphics, size matters. At 31.5", the 322M7C monitor gives you ample space to take it all in. Its Full HD curved display is designed to enhance the senses and offer a richer, more immersive experience when you're playing your favorite games. And to further expand your viewing experience, its VA display delivers awesome images with wide viewing angles, making it perfect for playing console games with your family and friends.

Resolution for contrast and detail

Featuring enhanced 1920 x 1080 resolution with a 16:9 aspect ratio, the 322M7C delivers the picture quality you've come to expect from a Full HD monitor. The colors in your favorite console games will also appear more life-like thanks to Ultra Wide-Color, which delivers a wider spectrum of colors. Prepare to enjoy more images with high brightness, deeper shades, incredible contrast and stunning realism.

Experience stunning realism and an amazing spectrum of colors with the 322M7C's Ultra Wide-Color technology.

Fast refresh rate & response time

When we built the 322M7C, we made it with gamers in mind and for fast action. While AMD FreeSync™ technology ensures that it offers you effortlessly smooth gameplay, this monitor will also give you 144Hz refresh rates for ultra-smooth and brilliant images. And for a crisp image, this monitor provides 1ms (MPRT) response time.

AMD FreeSync™, 144Hz refresh rate and 1ms response time combine in our 322M7C monitor to give you effortlessly smooth console gaming.

Awesome connectivity

The 322M7C monitor features a range of ports, such as VGA (analog), HDMI (digital) and DisplayPort, which enable you to play games from a variety of gaming consoles. This includes older ones like the SEGA DreamCast and PS2. You can also connect your headphones to this monitor for quiet gaming that won't bother anyone else in the room.


Last, but not least, here's a highlight of the 322M7C monitor's specifications:

 

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