91points

LG 34UC98-W 34"

80points

Samsung T27B550EW

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LG 34UC98-W 34" vs Samsung T27B550EW

LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

Why is LG 34UC98-W 34" better than Samsung T27B550EW?

  • Has an IPS screen
  • 106.2mm shorter
    360.8mmvs467mm
  • 21.6mm thinner
    230.4mmvs252mm
  • Supports thunderbolt
  • Has a curved display

Why is Samsung T27B550EW better than LG 34UC98-W 34"?

  • Has a DVI connector
  • 3.4kg less shipping weight
    7.8kgvs11.2kg
  • 2.2kg lighter
    5.6kgvs7797.3g
  • 167.6mm narrower
    650mmvs817.6mm
  • Has a VGA connector
  • Supports Ethernet
  • Has DTS Surround
  • Can be controlled remotely

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General info

1.supports total tilt
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.height

360.8mm

467mm

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3.9mm

3.shipping weight

11.2kg

7.8kg

The gross weight of the product when packaged, including all wrapping, and boxing.

Best

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0.8kg

4.Supports VESA mount
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.Has a swivel stand
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

For example

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

6.weight

7.8kg

5.6kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

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Display

1.response time

5ms

5ms

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

2.screen size

34"

27"

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

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

3.every pixel has three subpixels
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

4.resolution

3440 x 1440px

1920 x 1080px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.has an IPS screen
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.

6.maximum horizontal viewing angle

178º

170º

Horizontal viewing angle is the maximum angle at which a display can be viewed with acceptable visual performance.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

178º

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Colors

1.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

2.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

3.has an ambient light sensor
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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"

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Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.has a DVI connector
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

5.has a VGA connector
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

VGA connector is a widespread connector and is found on many video cards, computer monitors, and some television sets.

6.USB ports

2

2

With more USB ports, you are able to connect more devices.

Best

Asus PA279Q

7

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Features

1.has stereo speakers
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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"
Samsung T27B550EW

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.audio output power

2 x 7W

2 x 5W

Audio output power is based on the number of speakers and their power in watts. High audio output power results in loud, clear sounds.

Best

Apple Thunderbolt Display

2 x 24.5W

4.has DTS Surround
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

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

5.can be controlled remotely
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

6.has SRS TheaterSound HD
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

SRS devices create an immersive 3D soundfield using only two speakers, simulating the kind of audio experience delivered by devices that support Dolby Digital.

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Miscellaneous

1.has a DVB-C decoder
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

DVB-C is a Digital Video Broadcasting via Cable and it is the standard for the broadcast transmission of digital television over cable.

2.has a DVB-T decoder
LG 34UC98-W 34"
Samsung T27B550EW

A DVB-T is a Digital Video Broadcasting and it's a digital version of cable television.

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