LG DualUp Ergo Monitor: World’s first 16:18 aspect ratio monitor

LG Electronics (LG) continues to lead innovation and development in the global premium monitor market with the launch of LG DualUp Ergo Monitor: World’s first 16:18 aspect ratio monitor. The LG DualUp Ergo monitor (model 28MQ780) is now available in Singapore. LG pioneers the first-ever 16:18 aspect ratio format, the 27.6-inch display paired with second-generation Ergo arm delivers expansive vertical screen size and optimises limited desk spaces for an unrivalled experience.

The LG DualUp Ergo monitor is the winner of the CES Innovation Award and Red Dot Award’s Best of the Best for this year 2022. It’s designed for productivity and comfort in mind, comes with innovative features to boot, with its unique Square Double QHD (2,560 x 2,880) resolution display. This lets users enjoy the same estate of two 21.5-inch displays with one screen, reducing the need for side-to-side neck rotation. The LG DualUp Ergo monitor boasts a Nano IPS display, it supports 98% of DCI-P3 colour gamut, yielding vibrant colour reproduction and bringing details to life.

The LG DualUp monitor is equipped with an ambient light sensor that adjusts screen brightness according to the surrounding brightness level and comes with LG’s Live Colour Low Blue Light (1) to increase visual comfort and keeps the eyes protected against blue light.

For the modern multi-tasking professional, this would be a breeze with LG DualUp Ergo monitor’s split view function that runs two windows through the picture-by-picture feature, providing an intuitive, seamless navigation for the user. Thanks to the USB-C connectivity, the monitor allows for convenient charging, data transfer and screen display at once.

This LG DualUp Ergo monitor is well suited for a wide variety of users, designers and video editors would appreciate the wide screen for editing many layers at a glance, while content creators can carry out live streams and track comments in real-time.

The monitor further elevates viewing comfort and ensures an efficient cable management solution with the newest Ergo stand. The arm offers a wider swivel angle up to 335 degrees, in addition to the magnitude of adjustability, including height movements up to 130 millimetres, extendable and retractable across a depth of 210 millimetres, tilt up to 25 degrees and rotate 90 degrees to landscape or portrait modes.

“The LG DualUp Ergo Monitor brilliantly surpasses consumers’ expectations of a monitor with superior display, extended vertical space and ergonomic comfort combined into one,” said Mr Lee ChangHa, Product Director of LG Electronics (Singapore) Home Entertainment. “Revolutionising the way we work and collaborate in the workplace, the monitor seeks to provide greater user value, resulting in a more productive and comfortable working environment for the new-age users.”

Pricing and Availability

The LG DualUp Ergo Monitor is available through LG official brand stores – KrisShop, Lazada, Shopee, and at all authorised retailers – Best Denki, Challenger, COURTS, Gain City and Harvey Norman at a retail price of S$999 from 1st July 2022.

For more information, visit https://www.lg.com/sg/consumer-monitors/lg-28mq780-b.

Notes:

(1) TÜV Rheinland certification ID (Low Blue Light – Hardware Solution): 1111250391

Technical Specifications

LG DualUp Ergo Monitor

(28MQ780)

Display Screen Size 27.6-inch
Resolution SDQHD (2560 x 2880)
Aspect Ratio 16:18
IPS Yes (Nano IPS)
Colour Gamut (Typ.) DCI-P3 98 percent
Brightness 300 nits
Colour Depth

(Number of Colors)

1.07B
Response Time 5ms (GtG on Faster setting)
Frequency (Hz) 60 Hz
Contrast Ratio 1000:1
Viewing Angle 178/178
Features HDR10 Yes
Colour Calibrated Yes
Nano IPS™ Technology Yes
Auto Brightness Yes
Super Resolution+ Yes
Dynamic Action Sync Yes
Auto Input Switch Yes
Live Colour Low Blue Light
Flicker Safe Yes
Colour Weakness Yes
Black Stabilizer Yes
PBP Yes
Dual Controller Yes
OnScreen Control (LG Screen Manager)       Yes
Interface USB Type-C™ DP Alt. + Power Delivery
90W + data
HDMI x2 (v2.0)
Display Port x1 (v1.4)
USB Hub x1 Upstream (v2.0)
x2 Downstream (v3.0)
Headphone Out Yes
Sound Speaker Stereo Speaker with

MAXXAUDIO® (7W x 2)

Power Type Adapter
Power Supply (Voltage, Hz) 100 ~240V, 50/60Hz
Output (TB3/ USB-C PD) 90W
Normal On 40W
Standby Power Consumption 0.5W
Design Screen 3-Side Virtually Borderless Design
Stand Pivot / Height / Tilt / Swivel
(Ergo 2nd Gen)
Dimension / Configuration Wall Mount size (mm) VESA compatible 100 x 100
Set (with Stand) 481.5 x 843.2 x 461.3 mm
Set (without Stand) 481.5 x 549.5 x 44.9 mm
Set Weight (with Stand) 9.0
Set Weight (without Stand) 4.3

* Information and pictures courtesy of LG Electronics Singapore and APRW *

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