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IT Show 2018 highlights

By Team HardwareZone - 18 Mar 2018

Monitors - 2

LG

The new LG 32GK850G is a 32-inch QHD (3,440 x 1,440) monitor that supports NVIDIA G-Sync and a 144Hz refresh rate. LG’s gaming-oriented features such as Black Stabilizer, DAS, and Crosshair are also onboard, and as well support for DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 1.4 connectivity. Going for $1,399, and you get a free Iris optical gaming mouse.

The new 27GK750F is a 27-inch full HD monitor that boasts a 240Hz refresh rate. It supports AMD FreeSync, as plays nice with DisplayPort 1.2 and HDMI 2.0. LG’s Black Stabilizer, DAS, and Crosshair features are also present to give you an advantage during gaming. Going for $899, and you get a free Iris optical gaming mouse worth $89.

The LG 27UD58 is a 27-inch 4K monitor that supports AMD FreeSync. Sporting 10-bit color support as well as HDMI and DisplayPort conenctivity options, you can pick one up at the show for $649 (U.P: $749), and it comes with a free LG pocket printer worth $169.

 

Philips

Philips’ new E series of full HD monitors features a SoftBlue technology to protect your eyes and delivery brilliant colors. Available in 21.5, 23, and 27-inch screen sizes, you can find them at this show going for $199, $239, and $319 respectively. Other noteworthy features include built-in speakers, a 5ms response time, and VGA, DVI, and HDMI (MHL-enabled) connectivity.

This Philips 349X7FJEW is a 34-inch curved monitor with a 100Hz refresh rate and 3,440 x 1,440-pixel resolution. It supports both HDMI 1.4 and 2.0, as well as DisplayPort 2.0, and has a built-in USB 3.0 hub. Going for $1,399 (U.P: $1,499), and you get a free DisplayPort cable.

 

Prism+

The Prism+ X340 is a 34-inch curved gaming monitor with a 3,440 x 1,440-pixel resolution. It supports up to 144Hz refresh rate (at 2,560 x 1,080) and the panel touts 100% sRGB coverage. Going for $799 (U.P: $1,268).

The X315 Pro is a 31.5-inch curved monitor that supports a 144Hz refresh rate, just like the non-Pro X315. The main difference is that the X315 Pro has a QHD resolution (2,560 x 1,440) whereas the regular X315 is a 1080p monitor. Price-wise, they’re going for $599 and $450 respectively.

The Prism+ W270 is a 27-inch QHD monitor that’s also able to cover 100% of the sRGB color space. The panel has a 60Hz refresh rate, and the monitor supports HDMI, DVI, and DisplayPort connectivity. Going for just $375 (U.P: 499).

 

Samsung

The Samsung C49HG90 is this giant (and long) 49-inch monitor with a 3,840 x 1,080-pixel resolution. It uses quantum dot technology for rich colors, has a refresh rate of 144Hz, and comes with a height-adjustable stand. Going for $1,998.

The Samsung U32H850 is a 31.5-inch 4K monitor enhanced with quantum dot technology. It has two HDMI and one DisplayPort video inputs, a 4ms response time, and comes with a height-adjustable stand. Going for $988.

The C32HG70 is a 31.5-inch QLED curved gaming monitor with a 2,560 x 1,440-pixel resolution. It has a 144Hz refresh rate, 1ms response time, supports AMD FreeSync, and has HDMI and DisplayPort inputs. Going for $1,098 (U.P: $1,299).

 

ViewSonic

The ViewSonic XG2701 is a 27-inch full HD gaming monitor that supports a 144Hz refresh rate and AMD’s FreeSync tech for smooth gaming. It comes with an ergonomic stand that features an integrated headphone hook. Stocks are only coming in later this month (hence the product image), but you can pre-order now at the show for $499 (U.P: $599).

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