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Engadget score

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90
93
81
86

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Avg. critic rating

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8.2
8.4
8.1
8.0

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Avg. user rating

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8.8
9.6
8.9
9.0

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Price

General

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Type

Gaming
Widescreen
Widescreen
Professional
Professional

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Screen size

27 inches
24 inches
27 inches
27 inches
23 inches

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Screen resolution

2560 x 1440
1920 x 1200
2560 x 1440
2560 x 1440
1920 x 1080

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Aspect ratio

16:9
16:10
16:9
16:9
16:9

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Screen type

LCD (Active, Color, LED backlight)
LCD (Active, Color, LED backlight)
LCD (Active, Color, LED backlight)
LCD (Active, Color, LED backlight)

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Touchscreen

No
No
No
No

Picture

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Brightness

350 cd/m²
300 cd/m²
350 cd/m²
375 cd/m²
300 cd/m²

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Contrast ratio

2000000:1
1000:1
1000:1
2000000:1

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Refresh rate

120 Hz
60 Hz
60 Hz

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Response time

1 ms
8 ms
8 ms
12 ms
8 ms

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Viewing angle

178° (horizontal)
178° (vertical)
178° (horizontal)
178° (vertical)
178° (horizontal)
178° (vertical)
178° (horizontal)
178° (vertical)

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Screen surface

Matte / anti-glare
Matte / anti-glare

Advanced picture

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Dot pitch

0.27 mm
0.23 mm
0.27 mm

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Color support

16-bit / 16.7 million colors
16-bit / 16.7 million colors
16-bit / 16.7 million colors
16-bit / 16.7 million colors
16-bit / 16.7 million colors

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Color gamut

82%
82%

Stand and chassis

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Stand adjustments

Height, Swivel, Tilt
Height, Swivel, Tilt, Rotate (vertical)
Height, Swivel, Tilt
Tilt
Height, Swivel, Tilt, Rotate (vertical)

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Wall mountable

VESA compatible
VESA compatible
VESA compatible
Yes
VESA compatible

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Cable organizer

Yes
Yes
Yes

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Security lock slot

Yes
Yes
Yes

Settings

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Display settings

Brightness, Contrast, Sharpness, Color temperature, Clock, H / V position

Inputs

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Video inputs

DisplayPort
DisplayPort, DVI (HDCP), VGA
DisplayPort, DVI (HDCP), HDMI, VGA
DisplayPort, DVI, VGA

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Thunderbolt

No
Yes
No

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Simultaneous input

No

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MHL

Integrated features

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Built-in devices

USB hub
USB hub
USB hub
USB hub, Webcam
USB hub

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USB

3.0 (2 ports)
2.0 (4 ports)
3.0 (4 ports)
2.0 (4 ports)

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Memory card support

Power

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Power adapter

Internal
Internal
Internal

Size and Weight

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Height

20.22 inches
21.22 inches
19.35 inches
11.99 inches

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Width

21.89 inches
25.17 inches
25.7 inches
20.2 inches

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Depth

7.1 inches
7.89 inches
8.15 inches
2.34 inches

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Weight

8.73 pounds
23.5 pounds
6.53 pounds

Pricing and Availability

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Availability

Pre-release
Available
Available
Available
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Discontinued (US)

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Released (US)

July 25, 2011
August 8, 2012
July 20, 2011
August, 2011

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Announced (US)

January 6, 2014
July 25, 2011
August 8, 2012
2011

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Rumored (US)

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Original price

$799 USD
$399 USD
$799 USD
$999 USD
$319 USD

Colors

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Colors

Black
Black
Black
Silver
Black

General Info

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Mfr. warranty

3 years
1 year
3 years

Environmental

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Energy Star compliant

Yes
Yes
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RoHS compliant

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EPEAT rating

Gold
Gold
Gold
Gold