7 Best Gaming Monitors For PS5 & Xbox Series X

Svetlana February 02 2022

What are the specifics of monitors for PS5 and Vbox?

Monitors for PS5 and Vbox are very much similar. The primary differences are that PS5 games might not be fully compatible with the Xbox One X & Nintendo Switch. Also, PS5 is likely to have compatibility issues with FreeSync / G-Sync depending upon what sort of monitor refresh rate it supports.

These monitors should work with the Xbox One X and Nintendo Switch without any compatibility issues. The article below gives a broad overview of various options available for monitors compatible with these consoles.

BenQ EX2510

Main features

This is a 1440p monitor with a 1ms response time and a 144hz refresh rate. Since the Xbox One X and Nintendo Switch support at least 1440p, this monitor should work without any issues. The Asus VG248QE also has a similar specification but costs slightly more than the BenQ option above.

In comparison to IPS panels, TN panels have inferior color accuracy and contrast ratios but are still suitable for gaming due to their very high pixel responsiveness (1ms). The refresh rate of 144hz is more than sufficient for both PS5 and Xbox One X.

Productivity

BenQ EX2510 has an sRGB rating of 85%. This means that the monitor is suitable for even graphic designers. BenQ EX2510 also has speakers inbuilt which can be useful in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. This monitor is also highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

This monitor has great colors and contrast levels for the price. It also supports FreeSync, an adaptive sync technology developed by AMD that can be used to reduce screen tearing (when conduction between GPU and monitor is not in sync). There are no reports about the quality of the speakers though. It also has a built-in USB hub with 1 fast-charging port.

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What is more important for playing games than the image quality of the monitor? The BenQ EX2510 is an excellent monitor with all the features needed for your next-generation gaming needs. The monitor has a great contrast ratio and offers a viewing angle close to 178 degrees both horizontally and vertically.

The monitor has an sRGB rating of 85% which means that it can be used for professional design work as well. There is no tearing or stuttering since this monitor supports adaptive sync technology, also known at FreeSync.

Samsung C27G75T

Main features

The Samsung C27G75T is a curved monitor with an impressive resolution of 2560 x 1440 and a 144hz refresh rate. The 1ms response time makes this monitor suitable for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 5ms response time IPS monitors such as Asus VG278QE or BenQ Zowie XL2720Z might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games on either console.

Productivity

Samsung C27G75T has an sRGB rating of 94%, which is excellent and almost equal to professional photo printing standards (99% sRGB). This means that the monitor can be used by graphic designers without any issues. There is no mention of built-in speakers in the product description. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The Samsung C27G75T offers a contrast ratio of 3000:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. It also supports AMD's FreeSync technology, an adaptive sync technology developed by AMD that can be used to reduce screen tearing (when conduction between GPU and monitor is not in sync).

The fast response time ensures that there are no noticeable artifacts while playing games at 144hz. There have been complaints about this monitor having poor off-axis viewability so it might not be ideal for people who prefer sitting a bit left or right to their primary viewing position.

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This curved Samsung gaming monitor has an impressive display with a viewing angle close to 178 degrees. The fast response time ensures that there are no noticeable artifacts while playing games at 144hz. There have been complaints about this monitor having poor off-axis viewability so it might not be ideal for people who prefer sitting a bit left or right to their primary viewing position.

ASUS VG289Q

Main features

The ASUS VG289Q is a 29" monitor with an impressive resolution of 2560 x 1080 and a 144hz refresh rate. The 12ms response time makes this monitor suitable for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 1ms response time monitors such as BenQ XL2540 (for consoles) or Asus VG248QE (for PC) might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games on either console.

Productivity

ASUS VG289Q has an sRGB rating of 90% which means that it can be used by graphic designers without any issues. This monitor comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The ASUS VG289Q offers a contrast ratio of 100,000,000:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. It also supports AMD's FreeSync technology (adaptive sync technology developed by AMD that can be used to reduce screen tearing (when conduction between GPU and monitor is not in sync) ).

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This monitor comes with an impressive display and a viewing angle close to 178 degrees. Colors may look a bit washed out in the dark when compared to IPS monitors such as ASUS PG258Q or Asus VG278QE.

The image on this monitor looks great and provides a nice array of features. The monitor has an impressive display and is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel and even the portrait viewing angle. It might not be suitable for people who prefer sitting a bit left or right to their primary viewing position though.

LG 32UN650

Main features

The LG 32UN650 is a 32" monitor with an impressive resolution of 3840 x 2160 and a 60hz refresh rate. The 5ms response time makes this monitor suitable for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 1ms response time monitors such as BenQ XL2540 (for consoles) or Asus VG248QE (for PC) might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games on either console.

Productivity

LG 32UN650 has an sRGB rating of 92% which means that it can be used by graphic designers without any issues. This monitor comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel, and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The LG 32UN650 offers a contrast ratio of 5M:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. It also supports AMD's FreeSync technology (adaptive sync technology developed by AMD that can be used to reduce screen tearing (when conduction between GPU and monitor is not in sync) ).

The monitor works well with both Xbox One X and PS5. It is also equipped with LG's "3-side borderless" feature that reduces the thickness of its frame around all sides (left, right, top & bottom).

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This monitor comes with an impressive display and a viewing angle close to 178 degrees. Colors may look a bit washed out in the dark when compared to IPS monitors such as ASUS PG258Q or Asus VG278QE. The image on this monitor looks great and provides a nice array of features. The monitor has an impressive display and is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel, and even the portrait viewing angle. It might not be suitable for people who prefer sitting a bit left or right to their primary viewing position though.

Gigabyte M28U

Main features

The Gigabyte M28U is a 28" monitor with an impressive resolution of 3840 x 2160 and a 60hz refresh rate. The 5ms response time makes this monitor suitable for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 1ms response time monitors such as BenQ XL2540 (for consoles) or Asus VG248QE (for PC) might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games on either console.

Productivity

Gigabyte M28U has an sRGB rating of 97% which means that it can be used by graphic designers without any issues. This monitor comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel, and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The Gigabyte M28U offers a contrast ratio of 5M:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. Monitor works well with both Xbox One X and PS5. It is also equipped with Gigabyte's "3-side borderless" feature that reduces the thickness of its frame around all sides (left, right, top & bottom). It works well with both Xbox One X and PS5.

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Gigabyte M28U has a great color reproduction and provides a fast pixel response. The image quality is excellent and provides a nice array of features. The monitor has an amazing display and is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel, and even the portrait viewing angle. It might not be suitable for people who prefer sitting a bit left or right to their primary viewing position though. Image quality allows this monitor to display accurate, vibrant, and consistent color without much issue.

MSI MPG321UR-QD3

Main features

MSI MPG321UR-QD3 has an impressive resolution of 3840 x 2160 and a 144hz refresh rate. You can play the latest games at their maximum frame rates without any issues. The 1ms response time makes this monitor ideal for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 4ms response time monitors such as BenQ XL2540 (for consoles) or Asus VG248QE (for PC) might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games on either console.

Productivity

MSI MPG321UR-QD3 has an sRGB rating of 87% and it means that it can be used by graphic designers without any issues. This monitor also comes with built-in speakers if you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel, and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The MSI MPG321UR-QD3 offers a contrast ratio of 5M:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. The monitor work is excellent with both Xbox One X and PS5. It is also equipped with MSI's "Ultra-wide 21:9" feature that increases horizontal viewing angles by up to 115%.

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MSI MPG321UR-QD3 has a great color reproduction and provides a fast pixel response. The image quality of MSI MPG321UR-QD3 is excellent and this monitor comes with some really nice features including FreeSync support for an even smoother gameplay experience.

LG OLED48C1P

Main features

LG OLED48C1P has an impressive resolution of 3840 x 2160 and a 60hz refresh rate. You can play the latest games at their maximum frame rates without any issues. The 1ms response time makes this monitor ideal for both Xbox One X and PS5. Although the 4ms response time monitors such as BenQ XL2540 (for consoles) or Asus VG248QE (for PC) might be slightly better, there should still not be any noticeable difference while playing fast-paced games.

Productivity

LG OLED48C1P has an sRGB rating of 99% which means that it can be used by graphic designers without any issues. This monitor comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead. The monitor is highly adjustable in terms of height, swivel and even the portrait viewing angle.

Performance

The LG OLED48C1P offers a contrast ratio of 5M:1 which is excellent for gaming purposes. LG offers their customers a 5-year warranty on their OLED screens which is amazing for gamers.

The monitor works well with both Xbox One X and PS5. It is also equipped with LG's "webOS" 2.0 that offers great color reproduction, fast pixel response and allows you to enjoy smart features such as the pre-installed apps (Netflix, YouTube & more) without any issue. Image

LG OLED48C1P has a high dynamic range (HDR) feature that enables it to support HDR10 content playback without an issue. It comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead.

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The monitor has an excellent image quality with deep blacks, vibrant colors, and great viewing angles. It comes with built-in speakers in case you decide to use headphones for gaming instead.