LG could represent a new era in the world of monitors

South Korean tech giant LG has unveiled a monitor model that does not resemble its previous models.

LG could represent a new era in the world of monitors

LG's newest offering to the creative industry is the LG 27BQ85U-W, a 27-inch 4K monitor that boasts an array of attractive features. It offers wide color coverage, a certified HDR400 rating, and an in-box Auto Self Calibration Sensor, which can be utilized for color calibration of the display using the LG Calibration Studio software.

This monitor's key specifications include a 27-inch screen size with a 3840 x 2160 resolution, resulting in a detailed 4K UHD display. The use of Nano IPS panel technology ensures superior color reproduction and extensive viewing angles. With a brightness of 350 cd/m² and a contrast ratio of 1000:1, the monitor delivers vibrant and realistic images.

The 5ms (GtG) response time and 60Hz refresh rate positions this monitor as a suitable option for casual gaming. It's VESA DisplayHDR 400 support enhances the contrast and widens the color gamut for compatible HDR content.

LG could represent a new era in the world of monitors

On the connectivity front, the LG 27BQ85U-W is well equipped. It has two HDMI ports, one DisplayPort, and one USB Type-C port. The latter can also function as a charging port for compatible devices, and there's an additional USB Type-C output for further connectivity options.

Soundwise, this monitor houses two in-built speakers, each delivering a power output of 5W, eliminating the need for external speakers. Its ergonomic stand allows for height, tilt, and swivel adjustments, ensuring a comfortable and customizable viewing experience.

At 24.1 x 18.9 x 8.2 inches and 11.9 pounds, the LG 27BQ85U-W manages to blend sleek design with practical features, rendering it suitable for various setups and environments.

The LG 27BQ85U-W 27-inch 4K IPS monitor is currently available for purchase in the US for $599.