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LG announces new Ultra monitors ahead of CES 2019

LG has announced that they will be showing off two new “Ultra” monitors at CES in January, with the UltraGear and UltraWide.

The new LG UltraWide 49WL95 monitor has a curved screen with a 32:9 aspect ratio along with a 49-inch display. It offers a resolution of 5120 x 1440, which LG says is the equivalent of two 27-inch Quad HD monitors side-by-side.

LG UltraWide 49WL95 monitor

The new UltraWide monitor is designed for productivity with its 99% accurate sRGB colour reproduction and the latest IPS technology. It also comes with for HDR10 support, USB-C port, 2 HDMI ports, 1 DisplayPort, 4 USB 3.0 ports and a clean minimalist design.

LG UltraWide 49WL95 monitor

The new LG UltraGear 38GL950G monitor has a 38-inch display, uses IPS technology, has Nvidia G-Sync and a 144Hz refresh rate for fast and fluid gaming.

LG UltraGear 38GL950G monitor

The UltraGear’s resolution is 3840 x 1600 and has 98% coverage of DCI-P3 colour gamut and a 21:9 aspect ratio.

“LG is consistently bringing advanced monitors to market, packed with features and functions specifically for different consumer segments,” said Jang Ik-hwan, head of LG’s IT division of the Home Entertainment Company. “With a wide choice of models that prioritize productivity, picture quality and out-of-this-world gaming, more and more consumers are seeing LG as an innovation leader in monitors.”

For ports, the UltraGear comes with 1 HDMI, 1 DisplayPort and 3 USB 3.0 ports.

No Canadian pricing for the monitors have been announced but more details should be revealed at CES.

By Sachin Bahal

Sachin is a talented and versatile writer with a passion for technology and loves to write about gaming, entertainment, tech and more. He started TheCanadianTechie back in 2012 to become the ultimate, independent source for tech enthusiasts or “techies”.

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