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.
The HP Envy 27-inch IPS monitor with Beats Audio goes long on sound while still giving image quality its due.
The HP x2301's low price, good performance, and sound design make it a new high-water mark for budget monitors.
The HP w2558hc is jam-packed with features and well worth its asking price.