Looking to enhance your work or gaming setup? Monitors from ASUS, Acer, LG, and Samsung are on sale for up to 43% off as of Oct. 24:
BEST BUDGET PICK: ASUS TUF 23.8-inch FHD 165Hz 1ms FreeSync Premium Gaming Monitor — $129.99 $229.99 (save $100)
BEST SPLURGE: LG 49WQ95C-W 49-inch 32:9 Curved UltraWide DQHD (5120 x 1440) Nano IPS Monitor — $1,196.99 $1,699.99 (save $503)
Once you invest in a computer monitor, you’ll never go back to staring at your tiny laptop screen. External monitors expand your field of vision, enhance the ergonomics of your workspace, and make everything from gaming to working from home more convenient.As of Oct. 24, there are a bunch of monitors on sale from big brands like ASUS, Acer, LG, and Samsung. This is partly due to Best Buy launching several of its Black Friday deals an entire month early — and Amazon and Walmart unofficially following suit. Whether you’re looking for a high-quality, curved gaming monitor to take your experience to new heights or a basic, budget display to improve your posture while you work, there are plenty of monitor deals to choose from.
Best budget pick
Why we like it
If you’re looking for a solid gaming monitor with a low price tag that doesn’t compromise its performance, the ASUS TUF 23.8-inch FHD FreeSync Gaming Monitor is a helluva deal. It’s on sale for just $129.99 at Best Buy as an early Black Friday deal — that’s $100 off its usual cost. It combines Display Stream Compression (DSC), ASUS Extreme Low Motion Blur Sync (ELMB Sync) and AMD FreeSync Premium technologies for buttery-smooth PC gaming. Plus, there’s two HDMI ports, one DisplayPort, and a 3.5 mini-jack for easy connection.
Why we like it
The LG 49-inch Curved UltraWide DQHD Monitor is for those ready to splurge on a truly immersive setup. At 30% off, it’s on sale for $1,196.99, which is its lowest price to date. For that price, it features 70 percent more pixels compared to 32:9 FHD resolution, outstanding color accuracy and vibrance (98 percent coverage of the DCI-P3 spectrum and HDR400), built-in eye-care tech, a 144Hz refresh rate, two 10W stereo speakers with MaxxAudio, and more. In other words, you get what you pay for. You can tilt it, swivel it, or adjust the height to suit your space, and connect external devices through USB Type-C, HDMI, and DisplayPort.
More monitor deals
Samsung 23.5-inch CF396 Curved Computer Monitor — $119.99 $189.99 (save $70)
Acer Nitro XF243Y 23.8-inch Full HD IPS Monitor — $129.99 $219.99 (save $90)
LG UltraGear 24-inch IPS LED FHD FreeSync Monitor with HDR — $129.99 $199.99 (save $70)
Samsung 34-inch Class Flat LED Ultra WQHD Monitor — $229 $399.99 (save $170.99)
Samsung 32-inch 4K UHD Monitor S70A — $269.99 $379.99 (save $110)
Alienware 38-inch Ultrawide Curved Gaming Monitor — $1,202.89 $1,349.99 (save $147.10)