Acer XR342CK monitor review
The display comes total with a stand. All you need to do is to take it out of the box, location it on the table and also attach the ideal cords.
In the box we located: USB 3.0 and DP-cable, HDMI cable television as well as likewise a detachable plastic hook, meant, judging by the guideline, for headphones. Nevertheless, this place will certainly not be comfortable for everybody.
The screen’s exterior power supply allows, also bulky. The multilingual individual guidebook is as thick as an additional tabloid novel.
Acer XR342CK HDMI, DisplayPort, 3.5 mm jack and also power input are located under the plastic safety cover. All of these openings face downward, which, incorporated with the deep recess in which they are located, simplifies cord management. At the same time, this remedy makes electrical wiring an instead unpleasant procedure.
The effort invested in delivering the display pays off, it is worth mounting as well as linking the Acer XR342CK. Make certain to estimate the dimension of your office ahead of time! Measuring 816.2 × 565.5 × 309 mm, the monitor may just not fit on your desk, particularly if it is a corner screen.
The vast IPS panel with a small curve looks excellent. Not at the expenditure of elegant style, such as some screens Asus, and thanks to the dimension and high quality of the picture – not often checks with a diagonal of 34 inches get to check.
Acer XR342CK screen testimonial
When you touch the display, it totters somewhat, but offered the size of the display, there is absolutely nothing uncommon. However, if you purposely do not touch the panel, it does not totter.
The Acer XR342CK is equipped with a switchable attractive backlight, yet it does not be entitled to a different area of the evaluation. An inconspicuous strip of numerous LEDs with diffusers stretches along the bottom edge of the display. Throughout daytime it is not visible, however in the darkness it just casts glare on the table.
On-Screen Food selection
The Color menu is certainly in charge of calibrating the monitor. The illustrations show that the custom mode is activated, the parameters on them correspond to those preset at the monitor’s factory.
In the third menu the quantity is adjusted. And we are talking not just regarding the sound result through the 3.5 mm port, yet also concerning the stereo audio speakers built into the screen, conveniently concealed under the cooling grilles on top as well as bottom.
In the “Game“ area positioned options, which, according to the designers of the monitor will work for gamers. These are the screen rejuvenate price indicator, which shows up in the top right corner, and 3 types of crosshairs, noting the facility of the screen. Regrettably it is impossible to change the shade of the crosshairs.
The OSD menu of the screen does not contain anything special. It offers simply technical parameters.
“ System“ permits you to change the source of video clip signal input and also, interestingly, to cascade, that is straight link to Acer XR342CK another screen. Besides, the desktop computer location can not be small.
A separate menu offers to rapidly switch over presets, including one user mode.
Present at the office
LG’s 34-inch IPS matrix with 3440 x 1440 pixel resolution, 178-degree viewing angles, 1000:1 fixed comparison proportion and 75 Hz refresh price supplies a premium image. sRGB coverage of the monitor 100%, in this specification, the uniqueness is not even worse than its predecessor Acer XR341CK. The AdobeRGB area increased from 69% to 72%.
With this shade range, the Acer XR342CK has exact and all-natural shade recreation that both experts and also house users will certainly more than happy with. The semi-glare finish of the display effectively fights glare. The crystal effect is weakly expressed.
Whether the curvature is involved in shaping the immersive gaming experience is hard to say. More likely no than yes.
To sum it up
The Acer XR342CK QHD Ultrawide monitor exceeded our expectations. The brightness, color gamut, color accuracy, slight curvature, austere design and huge matrix area are all really impressive.
The monitor has no pronounced disadvantages, considering the positioning.
The Acer XR342CK is equipped with a switchable decorative backlight, but it does not deserve a separate section of the review. In the “Game“ section placed options, which, according to the developers of the monitor will be useful for gamers. With this color gamut, the Acer XR342CK has accurate and natural color reproduction that both professionals and home users will be happy with.
|Screen working area:||799.8 × 334.8 mm|
|Radius of curvature:||1900 mm|
|Color depth:||10 bits (8 bits + FRC)|
|Resolution:||3440 x 1440 pixels, 109 ppi|
|Refresh rate:||75 Hz|
|Connectors:||4 x USB 3.0, 1 x HDMI 1.4 (MHL 2.1), 1 x HDMI 2.0, 2 x DisplayPort 1.2, 1 x 3.5mm Audio|
|Features:||curved screen, Adaptive Sync, built-in speakers, frame rate monitoring, scope projection|