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I am a heavy fps gamer, I play a lot of counter-strike. I've been using a VX922 for years and I'm looking to get a new monitor. I am very keen on getting 120hz for my new monitor. I do not want to sacrifice input lag or response time. Are there are good choices out there?

I came across the BenQ XL series. What is the difference between the XL240T and the XL240TX? Are these monitors respected for fps gaming?
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I am a heavy fps gamer, I play a lot of counter-strike. I've been using a VX922 for years and I'm looking to get a new monitor. I am very keen on getting 120hz for my new monitor. I do not want to sacrifice input lag or response time. Are there are good choices out there?
I came across the BenQ XL series. What is the difference between the XL240T and the XL240TX? Are these monitors respected for fps gaming?

The TX has a 3D emitter built in.

The just released Benq xl2411t should be considered if you want the fastest display out now. It is 144hz capable.

If you're willing to wait a month or so, consider the Asus vg248qe (144hz). I've found the ability to control overdrive is a very useful feature for competitive gaming, something you don't get with the Benq.

There are other displays, but the above 2 are your best options for competitive fps games.
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The TX has a 3D emitter built in.
The just released Benq xl2411t should be considered if you want the fastest display out now. It is 144hz capable.
If you're willing to wait a month or so, consider the Asus vg248qe (144hz). I've found the ability to control overdrive is a very useful feature for competitive gaming, something you don't get with the Benq.
There are other displays, but the above 2 are your best options for competitive fps games.

Thanks for the advice. It looks like the VG278H is also 144hz capable and I wouldn't have to wait.
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