FIVE THIN GS TO LOO K OUT FOR …
Obviously you need a screen that will display your photos accurately – but there’s more to a monitor than that…
We’d always recommend using a digital interface like DVI or HDMI, but it depends on what your computer has. Do you want to plug in multiple devices? Make sure your new monitor has the same input as your computer has output!
02 Swivel and pivot
Several of these displays enable you to swivel the monitor from side to side and turn the screen 90 degrees into portrait mode.
Most monitors are now capable of Full HD resolution (1920x1080) but more and more can do higher resolutions – many here are capable of 2560x1440, for example.
04 USB hub
With so many devices plugged into our computers these days, a USB hub really is something you’ll wonder how you lived without.
So many monitors – including several of these – are just plain ugly. Also see what people are saying about the button controls and menu system. Ensure it is usable.