90points

LG 34UC98-W 34"

89points

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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LG 34UC98-W 34" vs LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"
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Why is LG 34UC98-W 34" better than LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"?

  • 70W lower power consumption on operation
    70W vs140W
  • Has stereo speakers
  • 1.1mm shorter
    360.8mmvs361.9mm
  • Supports VESA mount
  • Supports PiP and PaP
  • 1.8mm narrower
    817.6mmvs819.4mm
  • 102.7g lighter
    7.8kgvs7900g
  • 10.77t less shipping weight
    11.2kgvs10780kg

Why is LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34" better than LG 34UC98-W 34"?

  • 4ms less response time
    1msvs5ms
  • 0.64% higher pixel density
    109.7ppivs109ppi
  • 100cd/m² more luminance
    400cd/m²vs300cd/m²
  • Has anti-glare coating
  • Has a swivel stand
  • 0.7W lower power consumption on standby
    0.5W vs1.2W
  • 126.4mm thinner
    104mmvs230.4mm
  • 1 more USB ports
    3vs2

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.

2.Has a swivel stand
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

3.height

360.8mm

361.9mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.

5.thickness

230.4mm

104mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

7.8kg

7.9kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

109ppi

109.7ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

5ms

1ms

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

3.screen size

34"

34"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

4.has an IPS screen
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

5.resolution

3440 x 1440px

3440 x 1440px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

400cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

1070m

1070m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

4.has an ambient light sensor
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

5.supports color calibration
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

A properly calibrated screen represents colors as they are and i.e. you can conduct a photo shoot while verifying your photos in real time. An internal sensor and/or colorimeter is usually included for trouble-free calibration.

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

2

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

4.has a DVI connector
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

For example

Samsung CJ791

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

6.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

Power

1.power consumption operation

70W

140W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

1.2W

0.5W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.supports PiP and PaP
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

3.has a front camera
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

A front camera, also called secondary camera, can be used for video chats/selfies.

For example

LG 27MD5K 27"

4.has DTS Surround
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

DTS Surround is a high-quality audio codec that supports up to six audio channels, with good bitrates and audio quality.

For example

Acer S7 S277HK 27"

5.has a search browser
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

With a search browser application you can surf the internet from your device.

For example

Philips Brilliance 492P8 49″

6.supports Dolby Digital Plus
LG 34UC98-W 34"
LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

If a device supports Dolby Digital Plus it can deliver up to fourteen different audio channels (sides) with improved bitrates, for a much better sound quality.

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

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