It's not the most feature-packed monitor you can get for the money, but the Dell UltraSharp 27 (U2717D) is a fine general-purpose display.
For those on a tight budget, the BenQ G2220HD will prove a great 1080p monitor, costing no more than you'd pay for a conventional 16:10-format monitor with a lower resolution. An HDMI port and speakers are sadly lacking, but the monitor's colour reproduction is very good
The Black Jewel's super-high contrast ratio and fast response time make it one of the best monitors for movies and games. It also looks great, but it's let down by its lack of widescreen and a slight loss of detail in near-white tones
As long as you don't pay retail, the Dell S2417DG is a decent addition to a budget Nvidia gaming setup.
The LG W2353V's decent array of inputs, excellent styling and good pictures mean this monitor represents great value for money. The Forte Manager software is a useful bonus, making the display easy to set up and use
The HP W2007v is the ideal monitor for anyone on a budget. It's sorely lacking any interesting or useful features, but if you can live without the extra frills, it'll make a great companion to your PC
The M228WD is the height of convenience. It comes with both analogue and digital TV tuners, and works very well in PC mode. Image quality isn't so hot in TV mode, but it offers great value for money and is more convenient than installing a separate TV tuner
The L245WP is a top-class monitor. It's pricey, but it has just about everything you could ask for in a screen of this size. Splash out now if you can spare the cash
An excellent inexpensive monitor for everyday use, the UltraSharp 24 (U2417H) doesn't offer a lot of bells and whistles but it delivers everything you need in a general-purpose display.
If you just need it for high-frame-rate gaming, the Acer Predator XB272 is a great option. But otherwise it's a bit lackluster for the money as a general-purpose monitor.
For gamers who need G-Sync and want a lot of screen real estate, the LG 34UC89G is a solid choice.
Those looking for the creme de la creme of widescreen monitors should definitely consider the FP241W. It runs at full 1080p resolution, has awesome picture quality, plenty of video inputs and is good value for money
Sony's SDM-S204 suffers from a lack of features and middling performance, making other, less expensive displays a better value.
HP's new Micro Thin monitor is a simple, straightforward offering without much in the way of exciting features.
The stylus optional mobile monitor is optimized for Windows 8 use.
The Asus PA248Q is a low-priced IPS monitor that doesn't skimp on performance or features.
G-Sync and a big, curvy displays spells big bucks.
The wide-gamut, high-resolution version of Dell's popular monitor isn't the first to be announced, but it sounds pretty good if you care about color quality.