LG will be hitting CES 2015 with 3 new kickass 34″ displays with the 21:9 ratio. They will all sport 3,440 x 1,440 resolution and may even come with IPS panels.
The models are the 34UC97 with curved screen and 2 Thunderbolt 2 ports, the 34UC87M designed for multi-monitor setups for businesses, and the 34UM67 designed for gaming, with FreeSync and also black-stabilizer for darker darks. FreeSync is AMD’s new open and free technology, which gives monitors dynamic refresh rates for clearer and smoother gaming experience, as compared to fixed refresh rates.
Thinking about getting a 4K monitor? Forget it. Dell just previewed a groundbreaking 27″ Ultra HD 5K monitor that would leave all the 4K’s out there in the dust. That’s 5120 x 2880 of wrath in pixels – or to put things in perspective, 7 times Full HD resolution – which places Dell way ahead of the competition. This revolutionary feat allows professionals to enjoy a higher standard of screen performance, which will enable better productivity.
AOC is about to release their newest gaming monitor, the G2770PQU. Adopting a TN panel, this new 27-inch LED-backlight monitor provides 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution, 144Hz refresh rate, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 1ms response time. It also comes with an adjustable stand, two built-in 2W stereo speakers and a number of connectivity ports including D-Sub, DVI-D, HDMI and DisplayPort. The G2770PQU will go on sale from July for 419 Euro (about $567). [Product Page]
EIZO has showed off another one of its upcoming LCD monitor, the FlexScan EV2736W-Z. Adopting the automatic dimming function for adjusting the brightness to reduce eye fatigue, this new 27-inch IPS LED-backlight monitor provides 2560 x 1440 WQHD resolution, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 6ms response time and 178/178 degree viewing angles. In addition, it also comes with two built-in 1W stereo speakers and has DVI-D, DisplayPort and 3-port USB 2.0 hub (1x up, 2x down). The FlexScan EV2736W-Z will begin shipping from June 20th for 87,778 Yen (about $862). [Product Page]
Samsung has introduced a new business monitor namely the SD850. Available in 27-inch (PLS panel) or 32-inch (VA panel) size, the SD850 supports a native resolution of 2560 x 1440 WQHD pixels and provides 1000:1 contrast ratio (27-inch model), 3000:1 contrast ratio (32-inch model), 350 cd/m2 brightness (27-inch model), 300 cd/m2 brightness (32-inch model), 5ms (GTG) response time and 178/178 degree viewing angles. The SD850 also provides 100% coverage of the sRGB color space and has DVI-DL, HDMI, DisplayPort and 4-port USB 3.0 hub. Prices unannounced yet. [Samsung]