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As we all have different jobs in different fields, we naturally use our computers for different purposes. With the demand for computer monitors currently rising, and with the number of people having to work from home now, get ahead of the curve and pick one up from Amazon.ca before they sell out. Currently, these six monitors are all in stock and have Amazon prime service for those quicker deliveries. These monitors vary in different sizes, prices, and features so you can pick one of these that suits your budget and needs.

Asus Designo MX279HS 27” Monitor Frameless 1080P IPS Eye Care HDMI VGA

The Asus Designo is a sleek looking monitor. It normally has a few different sizes and variations however because of the shortage there are only a couple choices remaining. However, Asus products provide great quality and great design that will last you a long time. The Designo is a great all-around monitor with a very appealing simple design. 

Price: CDN$ 294.16 

Specs of Asus Designo MX279HS 27” Monitor:

  • 27-inch full HD (1920 x 1080) IPS monitor with a wide 178 Degree viewing angle featuring dual HDMI and VGA
  • Stereo 3W speakers co-developed by Asus SonicMaster technology provide rich, spacious sound while eliminating the need for external speakers
  • Award-winning frameless design and sundial-inspired base with a metallic, icicle gold finish
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P.s. if you are fast enough, this model also has a 31.5-inch Curved screen version which comes in at a more expensive price of CDN$ 544.40.

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ViewSonic VX2252MH 22 Inch 2ms 60Hz 1080p Gaming Monitor with HDMI DVI and VGA Inputs

Even though the ViewSonic classifies itself as a “gaming monitor” don’t be fooled as it is still a very good monitor for overall use. If you’re looking for a simple economic hybrid monitor for office and gaming, this may be the perfect monitor at its current low price.

Price: CDN$ 156.99

Specs ViewSonic VX2252MH 22:

  • Form and Function: With a modern design, and Full HD (1920x1080p) resolution, these monitors look as good as it performs
  • Game on: An arsenal of pre-set customizable visual modes keeps you ready for gaming and multimedia entertainment
  • Maximized Color and Contrast MEGA Dynamic Contrast Ratio delivers sharp, crisp images
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3. Acer 32″ 1080P 1920 X1080 @60Hz /4ms / IPS HDMI / EB321HQ Awi – White

This Acer 32-inch monitor comes in as the largest monitor on our list.  It provides a widescreen experience along with fantastic picture quality. It is one of the more expensive ones on the list but is worth the investment if you plan on extensive use with it for office work.

Price: CDN$ 314.98

Specs Acer 32″ 1080P 1920 X1080:

  • 32-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080) widescreen IPS Display
  • Response time: 4ms
  • Pixel Pitch: 0.3675mm
  • Ports: 1 x HDMI 1.4 & 1 x VGA

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4. LG Full HD IPS LED Monitor 27MK430H-B 27-Inch Screen LCD 14700510

Much like the ViewSonic, this LG monitor has strong capabilities with gaming and regular office/work needs. It comes in at a steeper price than the ViewSonic but not without its reason. The innards of the LG are overall better quality. It also has a better screen display and can really push the gaming experience if you are a serious gamer. This LG monitor also has a bonus featuring wall mounting so you don’t have to have a traditional setup if you don’t want to.

Price: CDN$ 240.50

Specs of LG Full HD IPS LED Monitor:

  • 27-inch
  • Radeon FreeSync: reduces the tearing and stuttering that occur between a graphic card’s frame rate and a monitor’s refresh rate enabling smoother motion and less stuttering in fast, demanding games
  • Dynamic Action Sync: Minimize input lag with Dynamic Action Sync so you can catch every single moment in real-time

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5. Samsung LU28H750UQNXZA 28-Inch Screen LED-lit Monitor

This Samsung monitor is great for videos and pictures, especially if you edit. It is top quality design and product. It provides amazing colour support and has really sharp looking display which can really create a beautiful display. It is also 28-inch which is surprisingly big for such a great picture display.

Price: CDN$ 497.10


  • Quantum dot. Brightness-300cd/m2
  • 1 billion colour support
  • Slim bezel design. Static Contrast Ratio1000:1(Typ.), 700:1(Min)

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6. BenQ PD2700U 27 inch 4K UHD IPS Monitor | HDR | 100% sRGB and Rec. 709 | AQColor Tech for Accurate Reproduction

For the most expensive monitor on our list, we have the BenQ PD2700. This model is a high-end monitor that is specifically geared for creators, designers, photographers and videographers. You will find this monitor extremely rewarding as alongside its amazing display quality, it carries a lot of special and different features such as eye protector sensor, low blue light, its colour accuracy and the 4k high definition. The BenQ is the sharpest monitor on our list if you have the money to splurge a little.

Price: CDN$ 599.99


  • Ultra high resolution monitor, 27 inch LED 4K HD (3840x216n0 resolution), 20,000,000:1 Dynamic Contrast Ratio for exceptional color accuracy
  • Professional Graphic Design Display: 10-bit, 100% sRGB and Rec.709 Optimal Color Precision, CAD/CAM, Dark Room, and Animation Mode. Incredible image detail with 5ms GTG
  • Ergonomic Display: Dual View, height-adjustable stand, Eye Protector Sensor, Zero Flicker and Low Blue Light, plus Pilot software for customized monitor setting

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