LG – UltraGear 27″ IPS LED QHD FreeSync and G-SYNC Compatable Monitor with HDR (DisplayPort, HDMI) – Black

LG – UltraGear 27″ IPS LED QHD FreeSync and G-SYNC Compatable Monitor with HDR (DisplayPort, HDMI) – Black |Spot snipers easily with this 27-inch black LG UltraGear QHD gaming monitor. The nano IPS display uses nanometer-size particles to enhance color fidelity during tournaments, while the 1 ms response time and 144Hz refresh rate provide smooth gameplay. This LG UltraGear QHD gaming monitor features NVIDIA G-SYNC and AMD FreeSync to minimize screen tearing for lag-free performance, and the three-side borderless design immerses you in the action.

27″ Nano IPS LED monitor
The efficient screen type uses LEDs to provide precise backlighting to pixels.

178° horizontal and vertical viewing angles
Allow you to view the screen from a wide range of angles.

Gain an edge with NVIDIA G-SYNC compatibility
Never miss a frame of the action as you clinch your victories with lag-free refresh rates.

FreeSync technology
Adaptive synchronization technology that matches the frame rate of the monitor to any compatible AMD graphics card.

350 cd/m² brightness
Produces bright images that can clearly be seen even in well-lit rooms.

HDMI and DisplayPort inputs
Allow you to set up DVD players and other AV sources for a clear, high-quality audio and video signal.

1,000:1 contrast ratio
Ensures images are crisp and clear with deep blacks and bright highlights.

2K Quad HD 2560 x 1440 resolution
Expand your gaming performance in line with the power of your graphics card.

HDR10 (High Dynamic Range)
Brings new worlds to life with an experience that surpasses reality.

1 ms response time
Delivers ultrafast performance for precise gaming and video work.

144Hz refresh rate
Delivers powerful performance so that you can get the most out of your games and videos.

 

 

I’ve Unleashed and been using this Bad-Boy now for almost two weeks and I’ve been pushing it to it’s full potential extensively using my Geforce RTX 2080-Ti.

Forget the “Pro’s & Con’s”

Here is the Truth:
The LG UltraGear 27GN850-B “Dropkicks” the QHD 2K 1440p -144hrz & HD 1080p 100hrz gaming competition out of our solar system with it’s raw IPS performance!!
It is a phenomenal gaming monitor and I have experienced 3 other gaming monitors so far, now 4. It delivers vibrant, accurate, and consistent colors with the fastest response time speed equal if not better than any other IPS monitor in the market from 2019 into 2020!

I’ve been enjoying the hell out of the extremely low input lag, and tear-free G-sync action!. There’s plenty of additional useful features that I am loving like the “Cross-Hair” input option that really actually helps in fast paced FPS games.
I thought it was just a gimmick but I was schooled by it’s attribute. Other features like “Black Stabilizer” which lets you tune/tweak the blacks/shadows within games and media to my satisfaction! Also, there is the “Game Mode” a preset configuration of different calibrated styles like “Gamer Mode 1 & 2 which are for a variety of different games that gives you the ability to tweak & configure them both to your liking!
Along with an “FPS Mode – RTS Mode – HDR Effect – Reader Mode – sRGB Mode. But the best of them all…
“My Favorite ~ Vibrant Mode” this mode (imo) is excellent for Movie watching and especially for single player open world Games like The Witcher 3 & Red Dead Redemption 2, also I’m currently playing The Last Of Us 2 on my PS4 Pro and it’s gorgeous running at 2160p due to the wonderful radiant colors and finely tuned gamma/contrast ratio!.

I could ramble on about how good this monitor is but I’m sure you get the point…

Now for the other Truth:
My only warning to anyone who loves to use monitors in the darkest of rooms will of course notice there is some IPS glow from the edges of the screen and some minor backlight bleeding. So to those who might be wondering what does that mean? It means the deep blacks within videos/movies that appear on screen look more like very dark grey and at bad angels there is shiny reflections/glowing from the corners of the screen but for games you can work around that with built in features/options as I described above. Also easy fix is to just turn on a lamp or burn some candles which will brighten up the room a little thus negating some of the IPS glow.

But with that said this small downside does not have a negative impact on me with my every day enjoyment/experience with it, but it might for someone who like I said, “Really Loves” to watch scary horror flicks or prefers to work/edit in the dark.

Overall:
This LG UltraGear QHD LED IPS Monitor is a premium (Savage!)
For the $400+ price-tag this is one of the top 5 best of the best gaming monitors you can buy hands down!!.
For someone who is looking to upgrade or is a new adventurer in this landscape… (I Highly Recommend This Product)

(Ps: Sadly I took the worst pictures with my phone camera without any flash on and my room was poorly lit! When i was uploading I was bummed out because these pictures do not reflect on how amazing this monitor really looks… Sorry i did not have enough time while i was ending this review, so do not let these guide your decision!

 

 

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