The monitors listed below represent our favorites of the ones we've reviewed.
As long as you have no advanced demands, the Pavilion 27xi will meet your basic needs with aplomb.
Well-priced and powerful, the Asus PB278Q is the best entry point for those seeking an extreme-definition monitor at a not-so-extreme price.
The HP x2301's low price, good performance, and sound design make it a new high-water mark for budget monitors.
The Acer SL243HL is a great-looking monitor with drab colors that leave a lot to be desired.
While performance is excellent, the Apple LED Cinema Display's one connection option paints it into a small corner that is welcoming only to newer MacBook owners.