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The BEST gaming monitor deal of Black Friday

Will Georgiadis
26 Nov 2021
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Don't miss this exceptional Black Friday gaming monitor deal from Huawei

The Black Friday gaming monitor deals are pouring in, and we've spotted a corker. Right now at several retailers, you can snap up a Huawei MateView GT for its lowest-ever price and enjoy ultrawide gaming for an astonishingly low price. 

This is the first time the MateView GT has dropped in price since it launched. Initially retailing at £499 (an excellent price for a 34in ultrawide monitor) it has since dropped to £450, and then again to £380 as Huawei's Black Friday monitor deals event kicked off.

If you're looking for a gaming monitor to complete your setup and like the idea of an ultrawide panel for under £400, the MateView GT is a no-brainer.

Buy now from Amazon

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We think the MateView GT is a pretty great monitor, as it happens. We gave it four stars and a Recommended award in our full-length review, praising the colour-accurate panel, upmarket build quality and presence of a USB-C port (a rare find on most gaming monitors). In fact, we went as far as to describe the MateView GT as “the best budget ultrawide monitor [we've] come across”.

So what makes the MateView GT worth your money? This is a 34in VA panel with a resolution of 3,440 x 1,440 and a refresh rate of 165Hz. It's curved, so you're not going to struggle to keep your heads-up display in view – nor will you have difficulties with viewing angles. It supports AMD FreeSync Premium to help handle screen tearing and has a response time of 4ms G2G. 

On top of this strong specifications list, the MateView GT has a few bonus features that help push it out in front of its rivals. Chief among these, as we've already mentioned, is a USB-C port that's capable of supplying 10W of power, transferring files and transmitting video from a connected laptop/tablet/smartphone. Then there's the built-in soundbar; it's not the most impressive speaker arrangement we've ever come across but it's still a damn sight better than the sort of built-in speakers you'll find on most monitors. 

Gaming on the MateView GT is a joy, even if the HDR specification is rudimentary, and it's pretty good for more serious endeavours as well. The extra screen real estate and versatile USB-C port help make this monitor appealing to a much larger audience than simply gamers. Act fast to avoid missing out - this monitor is selling fast.

Buy now from Amazon

Buy now from Argos