LG Announces 27GP950-B 27in Monitor With 4K 144Hz Display

Today, LG has released a new 27-inch 4K gaming monitor, 27GP950. It offers a 144Hz refresh rate using the DisplayPort and a 120Hz refresh rate through HDMI. A Nano IPS LCD panel is used, which offers a 1 ms response time and a wide color gamut of DCI-P3 98%.

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The LG 27GP950-B has a 400 cd / ㎡ contrast ratio and a display color of about 1.07 billion colors. The monitor’s brightness is measured at 600 cd / ㎡ and offers a 178 ° horizontal/vertical viewing angle. It also comes with high dynamic range, VESA Display HDR 600, along with compatibility for AMD FreeSync Premium Pro and NVIDIA G. As far as I/O is concerned, the monitor offers 2 HDMI ports, 1 DisplayPort, 1 headphone output, and 3 USB3.0 ports out which two are located on the bottom and one on the top.

The monitor measures 609 mm X 291 mm X 465 to 757 mm and weighs 7.9 kg. The monitor stand provides a 110mm height adjustment along with -5 to 15 ° tilt and a 90 ° pivot.

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You can also bump the refresh rate to 160 Hz through overclocking. The monitor also comes with “Sphere Lighting,” whose color change depends on BGM and video. LG has also provided the “DAS mode,” which minimizes the time lag until a video signal is displayed on the screen, along with a “black stabilizer” that enhances visibility during dark scenes.

The monitor will hit the retail stores later this month for a price tag of 929 EUR/USD.