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LG 34UC80-B

LG 34UC80-B: Curved 34-Inch UltraWide QHD Monitor

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The LG 34UC80-B review is dedicated to the premium-quality monitor with a curved design which is widely considered as a way better for gaming and watching movies than standard flat monitor design. This model from LG features large 34-inch diagonal and UltraWide QHD (3440 x 1440) resolution which makes it a great choice for working with complex video editing programs and gaming.

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Dimensions

The LG 34UC80-B 34-inch monitor is very wide: without a stand, it takes 32.2 x 14.2 x 3.5 inches (32.2 x 17.6 x 9.9 inches with stand). The whole unit weighs 18.3 pounds.

Features

Except for the IPS display that provides wide viewing angles, the LG 34UC80-B includes a lot of other features that make the picture look not just decent but impressive. For example, thanks to the sRGB 99% color gamut, you can see a lot more color shades than it’s possible to see on the usual monitor. This feature is vital for photographers and graphic designers that need to see the picture in the most natural and accurate colors.

Additionally, the LG 34UC80-B specs also include HDR10 support. It makes bright colors brighter and dark colors darker by rendering the picture’s individual areas. Thus, the monitor is definitely able to provide a cinematic experience.

The 21:9 aspect ratio works great in combination with a curved display. This allows you to simultaneously monitor a large number of video footage and effects when working with editing programs.

Thanks to the Screen Split 2.0 feature, you can divide the monitor into two sides which allows for multitasking. The screen is wide enough to ensure a convenient work on both of split sides.

Design

The monitor features virtually borderless design: the borders are very thin, and you almost don't notice them due to the large dimensions of the screen. However, the bottom bezel appears to be thicker than the top and side panels.

The 34UC80-B stands on a curved stand that is made of aluminum that ensures stability. It holds the monitor firmly, so it won’t wobble if you accidentally hit the desk. This stand also has adjustable height and tilt. The LG 34UC80-B can be mounted on the wall as well (100 x 100 VESA size).

The onscreen controls allow for quick access to the most important monitor’s functions: split-screen, monitor settings, and 5:9 preview.

All the inputs are located on the dedicated panel on the right part of the monitor’s rear panel. Except for two HDMI 2.0 ports, there are also two USB 3.0 (Type-C) ports. They allow connecting any portable devices (like your phone or tablet) to the monitor for quick recharging. They also can be used for 4K video display and data transfer. Note that the panel for connectors is located too close to the center and sealed deeply into the monitor's body which makes it hard to access.

Conclusion

Concluding this LG 34UC80-B 34-inch review, I can assert that this monitor can be used for a lot of activities: from gaming and watching movies to working with complex editing programs. There are a lot of features to provide a superior image: sRGB 99% color gamut, HDR10 support, and the curvature which offers an immersive watching experience. The split-screen feature allows for great versatility.

This way, I would recommend this model for those who don't mind spending a significant amount of money on a premium-class monitor that is able to ensure durability and multipurpose.

Main features

Customer reviews

319

Brand

LG

Display

Screen size

34

Panel type

IPS

Backlight

LED

Resolution

3440 x 1440

Minimun response time

5 ms

Aspect ratio

21:9

Image features

Colors

16.7 million

Brightness

300 cd/m2

Panel bit depth

10

Vertical frequency

60 Hz

HD standards

Full HD

Ultra HD 4K

3D

3D support

Type

has not

Contrast

Static

1000:1

Dynamic

Mega DCR

Pixel

Pixel destiny

102 ppi

Pixel pitch

0.232 mm

Viewing angles

Horizontal

178 degrees

Vertical

178 degrees

Adjustments

Height

120 mm

Rotation

Swivel

Tilt angles

–5/+20 degrees

Connectivity

HDMI

1

VGA

0

DVI-D

0

Display port

1

Audio out 3.5 mm

1

USB

2

Integrated

TV tuner

Speakers

USB 3.0 hub

Power

Power supply

100-240 V

Power consumption

57 W

Power consumption (standby)

1.2 W

Energy class

B

Storage temperature

Min

min 20 C

Max

60 C

Features

Color

black

Coating

Anti-glare/Matte

Zero frame design

FRC

Gaming monitor

Touchscreen

Warranty

1 Year

Dimensions

Product size

32.2 x 9.4 x 22.4 inches

Product weight

18.3 pounds