TN Vs VA Monitor. Which is better monitor display? - Win-Pro Consultancy Pte Ltd

In this exclsuive guide, we will share some of the differences between the most common monitor panels. We will review TN panel and VA panel to help give you more insight on your upcoming purchase.

Most gamers prefer fast refresh rate monitor because it will feel more real or like ghostly images.

However, the average consumer is lost on the type of LCD panel technology used in their LCD monitor. A monitor’s panel type is the important feature that will determine how it performs as well as the kind of tasks it is best suited to achieve. Therefore, it is imperative to appreciate the difference in the panel technology so that you can be sure to choose the most suitable monitor for your needs.

Here, we have 2 types of monitor display panel. 


Twisted Nematic (TN)

  • Most Common
  • Poor Contract Ratio
  • Lowest Cost
  • Faster Refresh Rate - 2-5ms
  • Viewing Angle 160-170 degree
  • Suitable fo Gaming and Video Production

Vertical Alignment VA

  • Fairly Common
  • Better Contract Ratio
  • Slightly more expensive
  • Slower Refresh Rate >7ms
  • Viewing Angle 170-180 degree
  • Suitable to Graphics Worker