Editors Liked

  • Solid 3D performance
  • Goes to portrait mode
  • Great performance
  • Headphone jack
  • Smart scaling
  • Hotkeys
  • Good ergonomics
  • Good color reproduction
  • LED backlit
  • Supports Nvidia 3DVision
  • Ultralow response time
  • Picture in Picture
  • 120Hz refresh rate

Editors Didn't Like

  • OSD buttons are slightly inconvenient to use
  • Thick stand is almost ugly
  • The TN panel is not great at view angles
  • There's some egregious backlight bleeding
  • Drawing out good performance requires plenty of time spent adjusting settings
  • Poor dark levels
  • Some compression banding and high contrast streaking
  • Heavy
  • Keys not backlit
  • Menu buttons aren't easy to use
  • Expensive
  • Limited to 1080p resolution
  • 16:9 aspect ratio isn't so good for games