NVIDIA's "G-Sync Compatible" program expands its variable refresh rate (VRR) reach, welcoming monitors that are compliant with the VESA DisplayPort Adaptive-Sync standard, including AMD FreeSync. NVIDIA tested hundreds of monitors and certified those that deliver a leading G-Sync experience. We rounded up every monitor crowned G-Sync Compatible.

Balanced buy: AOC Agon AG241QG4

Staff favorite

AOC's 24-inch Agon AG241QG4 is the smallest 1440p G-Sync Compatible display, wrapped in an understated, sleek design. With a 144Hz refresh rate and one-millisecond response time, it's primed for fast-paced games.

$250 at Amazon

Entry-level G-Sync: Dell S2419HGF

Best budget

Dell's S2419HGF is the cheapest 24-inch desktop companion for G-Sync compatibility. Capped out at 1080p and 120Hz, double the performance doesn't mean double the cost. It's perfect for VRR newcomers.

$150 at Dell

Top-tier 4K: Acer XV273K

Best 4K

The Acer XV273K leads the G-Sync Compatible lineup, positioned as the only 4K monitor awarded this status. This 27-inch IPS display is paired with a 144Hz and HDR capabilities, alongside an angular shielding hood.

$830 at Amazon

Wrapped up: Acer ED273 Abidpx

Experience curved G-Sync for less with the Acer ED273 Abidpx at 27 inches. It touts a 1080p 144Hz output at a considerable size, only limited by its four-millisecond response time.

$200 at Amazon

Lightning fast: Acer KG271 Bbmiipx

Blazing speed defines the Acer KG271 Bbmiipx, striking 240Hz when pushed to full throttle. Presented in a "ZeroFrame" design, this 27-inch 1080p display locks down smooth moves for fast-paced gaming.

£270 at Amazon UK

Save on frames: Acer XFA240

With a budget-friendly price point, the 24-inch XFA240 is a capable entry-level pick for FreeSync and G-Sync gaming. While topping out at 1080p, its 144Hz refresh rate and one-millisecond response time deliver snappy gameplay.

$180 at Amazon

Budget beast: Acer XF250Q Cbmiiprx

Packing 24.5-inch 1080p gaming with one-millisecond response time, the Acer XF250Q Cbmiiprx is the cheapest 240Hz G-Sync Compatible monitor out there. Although not a ground-breaking image, it makes up for this with raw performance.

$250 at Amazon

Desktop companion: Acer XF270H Bbmiiprx

Clocking in at 27 inches, Acer delivers 1080p, 144Hz, and one-millisecond response time. Framed with slimline bezels and dual integrated speakers, it's ideal for everyday digital entertainment.

$250 at Amazon

Easy 1440p: Acer XG270HU

The Acer XG270HU is primed for sharp, low-latency gaming. With a 27-inch LED panel, at 1440p and 144Hz, it delivers an effective balance of clarity and smooth video.

$329 at Amazon

Bending immersion: Acer XZ321Q

Throw a curve into the mix with the Acer XZ321Q, promising an immersive twist on gaming. With a huge 32-inch 1440p panel, delivering 144Hz and one-millisecond response time, this display elevates your PC across the board.

$400 at Amazon

Budget alternative: AOC G2590FX

Dropping to 1080p resolution, the 25-inch AOC G2590FX is another affordable G-Sync Compatible monitor. It doesn't cut corners, though, with a 144Hz refresh rate and one-millisecond response time.

$200 at Amazon

Small upgrade: AOC G2590PX

The same 1080p, 144Hz, one-millisecond response time panel seen in the G2590FX also supports its G2590PX sibling. The main shakeup is an ergonomic stand to support its frameless design, alongside an integrated USB hub.

$230 at Amazon

Watch the bend: AOC AG272FCX6

AOC serves 1080p gaming in a slim 27-inch body, bolstered by 165Hz and one-millisecond response time. Games stay silky when pushed to their limits, with added impact of a curved panel.

£340 at Amazon

Keepin' it smooth: AOPEN 27HC1R Pbidpx

This 27-inch 1080p display hails from Acer subsidiary AOPEN, serving up 144Hz and a four-millisecond response time in a well-built package.

$230 at Amazon

Unmissable mid-range: ASUS MG278Q

With a 1440p resolution and 144Hz refresh rate, the ASUS MG278Q is a leading display that won't disappoint. And at 27-inches, it's among the best of G-Sync Compatible monitors.

$414 at Amazon

No blur, no tearing: ASUS VG27AQ

Positioned under the ASUS TUF line of durable hardware, the VG27AQ delivers 1440p, 165Hz, and HDR in a 27-inch package. Support for "ELMB Sync," which reduces tearing and ghosting simultaneously in games.

$429 at Amazon

Smooth HD: ASUS VG248QG

Rocking a 1080p resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, and one-millisecond response time, the ASUS VG258Q is a balanced, affordable 25-inch display.

$279 at Amazon

Soild HD pick: ASUS VG258Q

With a robust 1080p panel outputting 144Hz and one-millisecond response time, ASUS VG258Q primarily packs a one-inch upgrade upon its 24-inch ally.

$273 at Amazon

Fast and clear: ASUS VG258QR

Although near-identical performance to the ASUS VG258Q, this model ups its refresh rate to 165Hz. It results in a familiar 24.5-inch 1080p image, topped with improved gaming performance, best found outside the U.S.

£267 at Amazon UK

Big HD upgrade: ASUS VG278Q

The ASUS VG278Q is a larger 27-inch sibling, also earning G-Sync compatibility with parallel specifications. At 1080p and a 144Hz refresh rate, it packs an impressive image without the cost of a higher resolution.

$269 at Amazon

Gain more frames: ASUS VG278QR

The ASUS VG278QR offers a 165Hz variant of the ASUS VG278Q, also rocking near-identical specifications. It's the same 27-inch 1080p image with an added performance boost, although with limited U.S. availability.

£293 at Amazon

Bleeding edge: ASUS XG248

Hitting a buttery-smooth 240Hz refresh rate and one millisecond response time, the ASUS XG248 focuses on raw performance. While capped at 1080p, it's the perfect 24-inch for fast-paced focus.

$329 at Amazon

The fast lane: Asus XG258

The ASUS XG258 delivers the same 240Hz refresh rate and one-millisecond response time of its 24-inch counterpart, upgraded with a 25-inch 1080p panel. It's a reliable choice for bidding 240Hz gamers.

$399 at Amazon

Turbo focus: BenQ XL2540

The BenQ XL2540 cranks up to 240Hz, among the smoothest 24.5-inch monitors you'll find. It hits 1080p with a one-millisecond response time too, paired with an adjustable "tactical shield" to blinker distractions.

$399 at Amazon

Super sleek: BenQ XL2740

BenQ's 27-inch Zowie XL2740 means business, leading the 240Hz G-Sync Compatible range with extra inches. Bearing the same high-quality build, flexibility, and shield, performance gaming doesn't get better than this.

$549 at Amazon

Cut the noise: Gigabyte Aorus AD27QD

This RGB-lined entry to the Aorus lineup pushes a 1440p, 144Hz panel with 10-bit HDR for silky, vibrant images. Set apart by an active noise cancellation setup, the AD27QD uses an integrated microphone array to eliminate background noise for voice chat.

$595 at Amazon

Going green: HP 25x

With a metallic brushed finish lined in vibrant green, the HP 25x is a 24.5-inch gaming monitor plucked straight from the future. Hitting 1080p, 144Hz, and one-millisecond response time, it perfectly fits any mid-range system.

$280 at Best Buy

Soft blue: HP 25mx

The HP 25mx embraces the futuristic design of the HP 25x, swapping out sharp green for a softer blue finish. The 24.5-inch display otherwise matches the on-sheet specifications, with 1080p, 144Hz, and one-millisecond response time.

$275 at Amazon

Low profile performance: HP OMEN X 25f

The X 25f is HP's latest 240Hz gaming monitor, handling incoming frames as fast as your PC can spit them out. Wrapped in a 24.5-inch "micro-edge" thin bezel, this display meets all the needs at 1080p.

$370 at HP

Go ultrawide: LG 34GL750

G-Sync goes ultrawide with this 21:9 IPS display, spanning 34 inches at 2560 x 1080 resolution. Bundling a 144Hz refresh rate and HDR support, it delivers an extra-roomy premium experience.

$517 at Amazon

Popping HDR: LG 27GL850

Between its 27-inch 1440p output, 144Hz refresh rate, and one-millisecond response time, the 27GL850 covers all the essentials. Using LG's Nano IPS panel, it brings improved color accuracy bolstered by HDR vibrancy.

£470 at Overclockers UK

Don't miss a beat: LG 27GK750F

Achieving 240Hz with a 1080p TN panel, the 27GK750F is another silky-smooth alternative for high-stakes gaming. While attaining a two-millisecond response time, Motion Blur Reduction utilizes strobe backlighting to simulate a one-millisecond experience.

$299 at Amazon

Smooth curves: Samsung C27RG5

The frame-loaded CRG527 is the lone Samsung G-Sync Compatible monitor, backed by fluid 1080p 240Hz gameplay. Spotlighting performance over fidelity, this 27-inch curved screen ensures games feel best on top-tier rigs.

$370 at Amazon

The big picture

Amid a diverse offering of G-Sync Compatible monitors, the AOC Agon AG241QG4 emerges as our top pick. Its 24-inch 1440p 144Hz panel boasts a balance of clarity and performance, adaptive between fast-paced gaming or everyday tasks. Lined with plentiful ports for connectivity, there's no better all-rounder on this list.

For gamers on a tighter budget, the Acer XFA240 is the most affordable G-Sync Compatible monitor, dropping below $200. Passing NVIDIA's rigorous certification process is no easy feat, making this 1080p 144Hz offering ideal for new adopters.

Unfortunately, 4K resolution isn't standard about the current monitor lineup, crowning the Acer XV273K as the only certified monitor pushing 2160p. Stacked up with a 144Hz refresh rate and high dynamic range (HDR) colors, this unbeaten premium pick doesn't hold back.

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