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LG Introduces New IPS Monitors with Cinema Screen Design and MHL Connectivity

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LG Electronics (LG) announced the global roll-out of its premium IPS7 series monitors, launching first in the Asian markets of Korea and China, including Hong Kong. The IPS7 series features LG's own CINEMA SCREEN Design, with an almost invisible bezel for an unobstructed entertainment experience and a sophisticated, modern appearance. The IPS7 series also delivers lifelike color consistency and representa-tion across a wider viewing angle, thanks to LG's own IPS technology. The addition of Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL) makes it easy to connect external devices, like smartphones, for immersive viewing on a larger screen.

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1080p? Fail fail fail fail fail.
 
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For an extended desktop, will this new LG monitor be able to collude with my present screen or do I need a Samsung ?
 

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i like the thin bezel. would be great for 3 monitor landscape setups. I love my Korean monitor's 1440p though so no go for me :p
 
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the new king of eyefinity!!!
 
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1080P sigh... what a let down. WTB 1440p IPS 120hz..........
 
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Was absolutely digging this, especially the design, until I saw the resolution. :banghead:
C'mon LG, make 1440p@100-120Hz official.
 
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Yeah it's seems all "cool and innovative" until you get the actual specs :shadedshu
I mean I'm sure its a great looking panel but they coulda stepped it up and had a hit.
 
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Yeah, waiting for higher res panels to come out and drive prices down.

The bezel is great, but at these prices I would expect a little bit more.
 
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Hmm, lets see:
Screen size... Nice and big, okay...
Panel type... IPS, woohoo!...
Resolution... 1920x1080, this is a negative, could be a lot better...
Aspect ratio... 16:9, I'd prefer 10:9, but I suppose I could live with it...
Brightness... Good to go...
Contrast ratio.... Mega!? Really? WTH is that suppose to mean?
Response time... 5ms, good enough for me...
Viewing angle... Good to go...
Functions... They'll do...
Price... Is this one of those deals where if I have to ask I probably can't afford it?

I'm in the market for a IPS monitor, and I really like the looks of this one, but I'll think I'll pass on it. The negatives are deal breakers.
 

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Nice bezels for Eyefinity!


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Hmm, lets see:
Screen size... Nice and big, okay...
Panel type... IPS, woohoo!...
Resolution... 1920x1080, this is a negative, could be a lot better...
Aspect ratio... 16:9, I'd prefer 10:9, but I suppose I could live with it...
Brightness... Good to go...
Contrast ratio.... Mega!? Really? WTH is that suppose to mean?
Response time... 5ms, good enough for me...
Viewing angle... Good to go...
Functions... They'll do...
Price... Is this one of those deals where if I have to ask I probably can't afford it?

I'm in the market for a IPS monitor, and I really like the looks of this one, but I'll think I'll pass on it. The negatives are deal breakers.
The Answer :respect:

I need to save my pennies for one of these beauties.
 

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Hmm, lets see:
Screen size... Nice and big, okay...
Panel type... IPS, woohoo!...
Resolution... 1920x1080, this is a negative, could be a lot better...
Aspect ratio... 16:9, I'd prefer 10:9, but I suppose I could live with it...
Brightness... Good to go...
Contrast ratio.... Mega!? Really? WTH is that suppose to mean?
Response time... 5ms, good enough for me...
Viewing angle... Good to go...
Functions... They'll do...
Price... Is this one of those deals where if I have to ask I probably can't afford it?

I'm in the market for a IPS monitor, and I really like the looks of this one, but I'll think I'll pass on it. The negatives are deal breakers.
I hope you mean 16:10 not 10:9 thats not even a widescreen ratio.
 

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Satan forbid, what is yamakasi? I've missed something in the industry?
 
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Yeah, Korea makes better monitors than the rest of the world. Presumably because of Starcraft 2.
 
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This caused me to think of throwing out my very old HP LP2275W... although now it seems to be selling 20% pricey at my country when I bought it 3 years ago lol.
 
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This caused me to think of throwing out my very old HP LP2275W... although now it seems to be selling 20% pricey at my country when I bought it 3 years ago lol.
Yeah that monitor is the next purchase for me. My 24" is nice and all but for that price and resolution it's tough to look away.
 
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Yeah that monitor is the next purchase for me. My 24" is nice and all but for that price and resolution it's tough to look away.
Altough I am quite addicted to my sweet s-pva... it has wide gamut... I've calibrated it... and ya know... I am one of those color geeks... an my old HP does handle this stuff well...

But I made an experiment, I have an Optimus 2X android... in the store was an ap to mirror your phone as second monitor... man... I've compared it... the phones LCD was soooo superior... :wtf: Damn it... During these last 5 years LCD tech is heading only downwards... LED? Only for Greenpeace sisies...