The state of 4K gaming: What you need to know, from pricing to performance needs

4K gaming started life as a hobby for the wealthy one percent and, well, you still need a beast of a PC to push all the pixels on a 4K monitor. Fortunately, in the fast-paced world of technology, today’s elite options trickle down to tomorrow’s mainstream hardware in the blink of an eye. Current Nvidia GeForce GTX 10-series and AMD Radeon RX Vega graphics cards represent a two-generation technological jump over prior options, making 4K gaming more viable than ever.

But 4K gaming demands more than a fresh GPU.

Editor’s note: This article has been updated repeatedly, most recently on Sept. 8 2017 to include Radeon RX Vega graphics cards, the GTX 1080 Ti, and lower monitor prices.

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