Get this Acer Predator gaming monitor for £469 on Amazon

Save around £100 on this deal on the Acer Predator XB271HU.
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If you're planning on upgrading your old gaming monitor for something a bit flashier, you could do much worse than the Acer Predator XB271HU. It's currently on sale for £489 on Amazon and has a listed saving of £210—though in this case, £100 is probably nearer the mark when taking the historic price into account.

This 27-inch IPS panel comes with a 2560 x 1440 widescreen resolution along with with a 144Hz native refresh rate (overclocked to 165Hz) and a 4ms response time. Full G-Sync support will allow the monitor to line up with your in-game refresh rate and further limit the chances of tearing, when paired with a GeForce graphics card. The flicker-less and blue-light filter technologies also help to reduce screen flickering that can cause eye strain during longer gaming sessions. This model also includes the usual ports such as an HDMI, a USB, and a DisplayPort.

Acer Predator XB271HU | now £469 (save £210)

Acer Predator XB271HU | now £469 (save £210)
This 27-inch IPS monitor offers a 2560 x 1440 widescreen resolution and full G-Sync support giving you a crisp display without the cost of a premium panel. 

If you're not sold on this particular model, you can check out our favourite G-Sync monitors or if you're sold on the crispest images available, have a look at the best 4K monitors for gaming.

Sarah James
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Sarah started as a freelance writer in 2018, writing for PCGamesN, TechRadar, GamingBible, Red Bull Gaming and more. In 2021, she was offered a full-time position on the PC Gamer team where she takes every possible opportunity to talk about World of Warcraft and Elden Ring. When not writing guides, most of her spare time is spent in Azeroth—though she's quite partial to JRPGs too. One of her fondest hopes is to one day play through the ending of Final Fantasy X without breaking down into a sobbing heap. She probably has more wolves in Valheim than you.