LG 43UD79-B is 42.5-inch IPS based Ultra HD monitor with FreeSync

LG has announced its LG 43UD79-B 42.5-inch IPS based Ultra HD 4K monitor. The new monitor can display a single source in 3840 x 2160 resolution full screen, or up to four screens of full HD from different sources all at once and comes with a KVM switch.

The new LG 43UD79-B 4k Monitor supports contrast ratio of 1,000:1, 350 cd/m2 brightness, a 178-degree viewing angle and 60 Hz refresh rate. The monitor also includes a massive seven connectors as well as Harman Kardon speakers.

This screen comes with KVM switch feature, mouse and keyboard can be connected via two USB 3.0 ports, and a 3.5 mm headphone jack and two 10 W speakers are built in. There are two HDMI 2.0 inputs, two HDMI 1.4 inputs, one DisplayPort 1.2a port with FreeSync and a USC-C port that can also handle a DisplayPort signal.

LG 43UD79-B set to go on sale on May 19 for around ¥83,000 in Japan first.

LCD panel
AH-IPS
Backlight
LED (flicker free)
Diagonal
42.51 inches (108 cm)
Resolution
3.840 × 2.160 (60 Hz *)
Aspect ratio
16: 9
Contrast (static)
1,000: 1
Brightness
350 cd / m 2
Viewing angle (horizontal / vertical)
178 ° / 178 °
Reaction time (gray-to-gray)
5 ms
FreeSync / G sync
– (“Dynamic Action Sync”)
To dye
16.7 million (8 bits per channel)
Video inputs
2 × HDMI 2.0, 2 × HDMI 1.4,
DisplayPort 1.2, USB Type C (DP Alt.Mode)
Audio
Output, speaker (Harman Kardon, 2 × 10 W)
USB
2 × USB 3.0, USB Type C
Others
PIP (2 signals), PBP (4 signals),
Factory calibration, dual controller (KVM switch),
Rich bass, reader mode, RS232C (service port), VESA mount
Dimensions
967 × 647.6 × 275 mm (with stand)
967 × 575.2 × 70.6 mm (without stand)
Mass
15.9 kg (with stand)
12.3 kg (without stand)
Price (RRP)
799 €
Market launch
End of April 2017