You are not registered yet. Please click here to register!
[Anandtech.com] AOC Announces Q3279VWF Display: 31.5??, MVA, 25601440, FreeSync - i4memory.com - different look at memory

Notices

Reply
 
Thread Tools
Old 31-10-2017, 10:52 AM   #1
News
News Hound
News's PC Specs
 
Join Date: May 19 2008
Posts: 58,717
[Anandtech.com] AOC Announces Q3279VWF Display: 31.5??, MVA, 25601440, FreeSync


AOC has introduced its new display that promises to combine a set of features with an affordable price of around $300. The AOC Q3279VWF uses a 31.5” MVA panel and features a 2560×1440 resolution, but also comes with FreeSync. It has a reasonable pixel density as well as multiple inputs making it widely compatible.

The AOC Q3279VWF builds upon an 8-bit (+ FRC) MVA panel with a QHD (2560×1440) resolution. The panel has rather typical specs for an entry-level display: a 250 nits brightness, a 3000:1 contrast ratio, a 5 ms GtG response time, as well as a 60 Hz maximum refresh rate. The manufacturer claims that the panel can display 1.07 billion colors due to FRC treatment and states that the display covers 98% of the sRGB color space. Like many other modern monitors from AOC, the Q3279VWF supports AMD’s FreeSync dynamic refresh rate technology to appeal to gamers. The company does not disclose the exact FreeSync’s range, specifically the lower bound, but typically the range is around 30-60 Hz on basic models. In comparison to some other models from AOC, the display does not support any special game and video upscale modes - the manufacturer sells the Q3279VWF8 in Australia, which has some of these features enable.

The monitor uses a solid stand that cannot swivel, but can enable portrait mode and supports tilting (-2/+21.5°). When it comes to connectivity, the Q3279VWF has everything covered: it features a DisplayPort 1.2, a DVI connector, a D-Sub input and an HDMI 1.4 header. AOC says that the display fully supports HDCP, but never mentions the exact version or the ports that support it. With all four types of video inputs, AOC can address a fleet of new and old PCs with the Q3279VWF monitor.

Specifications of AOC's Entry-Level 31.5" Display Q3279VWF Panel 31.5" MVA Native Resolution 2560 × 1440 Maximum Refresh Rate 60 Hz Dynamic Refresh Tech FreeSync on DisplayPort
30?-60 Hz Response Time 5 ms (gray-to-gray) Brightness 250 cd/m² Contrast 3000:1 Viewing Angles 178°/178° horizontal/vertical Pixel Pitch 0.273 × 0.273 mm PPI 93 Color Gamut 98% sRGB
88% NTSC Inputs 1 × DisplayPort 1.2
1 × DVI DL
1 × D-Sub
1 &times; HDMI 1.4 Audio 3.5-mm headphone jack Color Black and Silver Power Consumption Standby < 0.5 W (?) Maximum 48 W (?) We see two opposing trends in the display industry today. On the one hand, laptops are getting smaller and 12&rdquo; &ndash; 13&rdquo; notebook displays are becoming mainstream (14&rdquo; and 15.6&rdquo; models prevail, but 17&rdquo; are virtually non-existent). By contrast, average desktop monitors are getting bigger. Over the past year, AOC announced several inexpensive (sub-$200) 24&rdquo; and 27&rdquo; displays targeting entry-level PCs. With the Q3279VWF, the company is bringing down the price of 31.5&rdquo; QHD monitors to ~$300, but is addressing a higher-end market segment with FreeSync. To a large degree, the Q3279VWF responds to demand of mainstream users for bigger displays.


AOC plans to start sales of the Q3279VWF in November. The company has stated it charge &pound;249 ($330) for the product in the U.K. (which includes 20% sales tax). It is logical to expect the product to be available for around ~$300 in the U.S.

Related Reading
Gallery: AOC Announces Q3279VWF Display: 31.5??, MVA, 2560?1440, FreeSync







More...
News is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Tags
315, anandtechcom, announces, aoc, display, freesync, mva, q3279vwf


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools


Similar Threads for: [Anandtech.com] AOC Announces Q3279VWF Display: 31.5??, MVA, 25601440, FreeSync
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
[Anandtech.com] Samsung Announces First Freesync 2 Monitors: CHG70 & CHG90 - Quantum Dots, Up to 49??, 144 Hz, DCI-P3 News Reviews & News Online 0 13-06-2017 06:01 AM
[Anandtech.com] Acer Launches Curved XR382CQK Display: 37.5-inch, 38401600, FreeSync, & USB-C News Reviews & News Online 0 05-02-2017 01:05 AM
[Anandtech.com] AOC Announces the AGON AG352UCG 21:9 Curved Display: 35", 34401440, 100Hz with G-Sync News Reviews & News Online 0 27-01-2017 12:06 PM
[Anandtech.com] AMD Announces FreeSync 2: Easier & Lower Latency HDR Gaming News Reviews & News Online 0 04-01-2017 08:50 AM
[Anandtech.com] AOC Launches the AG352QCX: 35-Inch 200 Hz 25601080 Curved Display with Adaptive-Sync News Reviews & News Online 0 11-11-2016 08:16 AM


All times are GMT +11. The time now is 10:03 AM.

no new posts