OnePlus recently ported a feature called "DC dimming" to its older OnePlus 6 and 6T phones, and we thought a bit of explaining might be in order when it comes to the subject. What is DC dimming? The short answer is that it replaces quick flashes on your display with constant illumination—which is how an OLED screen typically functions—and we can show you what that … [Read more...] about What is ‘DC dimming,’ and why are phone screens getting it?
What is monitor calibration
Philips isn't the most renowned brand when it comes to PC monitors, though the company caters to creative types and professionals who require solid displays. The new 499P9H is a perfect example of this, matching incredible screen real estate with Windows Hello and numerous ports for hooking everything up. It's one of the best ultrawide monitors available right now, and it is … [Read more...] about Philips Brilliance 499P9H display review: The new king of 5K ultrawide monitors
Tips By William Gallagher Thursday, February 21, 2019, 10:06 am PT (01:06 pm ET) If you're just diving into external monitors, the vast array of options and resolution spread before you can be enough to make you give up and buy an iMac just so that your monitor choice is made for you. AppleInsider talks about the three biggest and most important factors for a daily-use … [Read more...] about Untangling monitor resolution and size — how to pick the best display for home and office use
Ever since Nvidia opened up support for adaptive sync monitors on GeForce GPUs, we’ve been receiving requests asking what FreeSync monitors we would recommend. Our last update to the best gaming monitors saw a mix of G-Sync and FreeSync products depending on your budget and needs, but evidently this changes things quite a bit. With FreeSync now working with Radeon and … [Read more...] about Best Value FreeSync Monitors for GeForce Owners
Best answer: This depends on how you plan on using your monitor. If you're primarily a gamer, hardware calibration probably isn't necessary. However, if you're more of a creative type, calibration is always worthwhile. What's calibration? If you're a photographer or other creative professional, it's crucial that the images or videos you take from your camera or smartphone are … [Read more...] about Should I use hardware calibration for my LG 27UD88?