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LG Launches Premium IPS Monitors for Professionals and Entertainment Enthusiasts

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LG Electronics (LG) unveiled two new premium IPS moni-tors today at the IFA tradeshow in Berlin, the EA93 and EA83. The EA93 is designed to enjoy variety of entertainment and the EA83 is specifically crafted to handle graphics-intensive applications. The most noticeable feature on the EA93 is the cinematic screen, a 21:9 display – the same ratio used in real movie theaters –that works as a superb solu-tion for home entertainment and multitasking. The EA83 lets consumers take advantage of Wide Quad High Definition (WQHD) resolution (2560x1440 pixels). WQHD offers ample screen real estate for power users looking to multitask and provides one of the widest color spaces available. The monitor accurately reproduces 99 percent of the Adobe RGB color palette, providing graphics experts with a superior level of imaging quality.

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2560x1080 on the 29 inch screen, typo?

It seems like a weird resolution.
 
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2560x1080 on the 29 inch screen, typo?

It seems like a weird resolution.
Not typo because it also says:

Format 21:9
The most noticeable feature on the EA93 is the cinematic screen, a 21:9 display – the same ratio used in real movie theaters –that works as a superb solu-tion for home entertainment and multitasking.
 
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The 29-inch EA93 boasts 2560 x 1080 resolution, and since the aspect ratio is identical to that of a typical movie theater screen, contents are shown just the way they were in-tended.

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Specifications
EA93
  • Screen Size 29-inch
  • Format 21:9
  • Resolution 2560 x 1080
2560x1080 on the 29 inch screen, typo?

 
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They should make it easier for everyone by cutting out the math and just go with a 2:1 display

The monitor looks pretty neat, I'm looking for an upgrade and might consider this if the price tag doesnt have a zero too many
 
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Man, are you on acid? Just chill I probably missed that, you know smartphone screen is small.
 
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Abso-lutely A-mazing Moni-tors!
 
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lol. Lets see the upcoming X-mach season, happy to not have ordered an outdated (lol) monitor this week... No really, I am waiting for something really good....
 
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Still no 120Hz is a bummer.
 
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Yeah, key will be price. Why do these companies insist on putting out press releases without mentioning prices? :shadedshu
 
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Yeah, key will be price. Why do these companies insist on putting out press releases without mentioning prices? :shadedshu
Probably because they know we aren't going to like the prices.

The good news is that more makes are producing monitors at this resolution, so eventually the prices will come down. Well, hopefully anyway.
 
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I like that 29 incher. I would prefer tho a 35-37 incher for that format FTW. ;)
 
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I like that 29 incher. I would prefer tho a 35-37 incher for that format FTW. ;)
That and a 1440 Y resolution and the X to match it.
 
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I wish Michael Jackson made a comeback... ;)
 
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Phillips is selling the 50PFL7956K TV with an 21:9 aspect (2560x1080) for quite a while now (50 inch, but there is also a 58 inch version) and you can grab one online for 1k €... Not that uncommon... :)
 
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Yeah, but 50 inch is kinda overkill....