A growing number of people are gradually learning about the benefits of using a higher resolution screen. Long gone are the days of 1024×768 resolution as the latest Steam survey in December 2011 has highlighted. 17.59% of gamers are using a 1680×1050 panel now, with 7.77% using 1920×1080. Only 4 percent use 1024×748.
If you are upgrading in 2012, then the review product today might interest you, The Asus VE278 is a 27 inch LED backlit screen with true HD 1080p resolution and a 2MS response time, ideal for gaming.