Comparison between:
- 27" LG 27MD5KA
- 27" LG 27UN880

Brand, series, model

Information about the brand, series, model and model aliases.

LG 27MD5KALG 27UN880
SeriesUltraFineUltraFine
LG 27MD5KALG 27UN880
Model alias27MD5KA-B
27MD5KB
27MD5KB-B
UltraFine 5K 27MD5KA
27UN880-B
27UN88A
27UN880-W
27BN88U
Model year20162020

Display

Information about the main characteristics of the display - panel, backlight, resolution, refresh rate, etc.

Size class27 in27 in
Diagonal684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
Width596.768 mm
59.6768 cm
23.4948 in
1.9579 ft
597.73 mm
59.773 cm
23.5327 in
1.9611 ft
Height335.682 mm
33.5682 cm
13.2158 in
1.1013 ft
336.22 mm
33.622 cm
13.237 in
1.1031 ft
Panel manufacturerLG Display-
Panel modelLM270QQ2-SPA1-
Panel typeAH-IPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution5120 x 2880 pixels3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.117 mm
0.0117 cm
0.0046 in
0.0004 ft
0.155 mm
0.0155 cm
0.0061 in
0.0005 ft
Pixel density218 ppi
85 ppcm
163 ppi
64 ppcm
Display area85.3 %89.76 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LED
sRGB-99 %
DCI P399 %-
Brightness500 cd/m²350 cd/m²
Static contrast1200 : 11000 : 1
HDR-DisplayHDR 400
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °
Minimum response time-5 ms
0.0050 s
Average response time14 ms
0.0140 s
-
CoatingGlossyAnti-glare/Matte (3H)

3D

3D displays use various technologies to achieve a 3D effect. Each of these technologies has its own advantages and drawbacks.

3DNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)30 kHz - 178 kHz-
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 60 Hz48 Hz - 75 Hz

Power supply and consumption

Information about the power supply and consumption, energy efficiency class, etc.

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Electric current (A)-1.3 A
Power consumption (off)0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)140 W40 W
Power consumption (maximum)200 W130 W

Dimensions, weight and color

Information about the dimensions and the weight of the specific model with and without stand as well as the colors, in which it is offered to the market.

Width626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
612.14 mm
61.214 cm
24.1 in
2.0083 ft
Height375.16 mm
37.516 cm
14.7701 in
1.2308 ft
365.76 mm
36.576 cm
14.4 in
1.2 ft
Depth53.85 mm
5.385 cm
2.1201 in
0.1767 ft
45.72 mm
4.572 cm
1.8 in
0.15 ft
Weight6.4 kg
14.11 lbs
5 kg
11.02 lbs
Width with stand626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
612.14 mm
61.214 cm
24.1 in
2.0083 ft
Height with stand464.31 mm
46.431 cm
18.2799 in
1.5233 ft
596.9 mm
59.69 cm
23.5 in
1.9583 ft
Depth with stand239.78 mm
23.978 cm
9.4402 in
0.7867 ft
401.32 mm
40.132 cm
15.8 in
1.3167 ft
Weight with stand8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
7.8 kg
17.2 lbs
Box width742.95 mm
74.295 cm
29.25 in
2.4375 ft
716.28 mm
71.628 cm
28.2 in
2.35 ft
Box height579.88 mm
57.988 cm
22.8299 in
1.9025 ft
477.52 mm
47.752 cm
18.8 in
1.5667 ft
Box depth314.96 mm
31.496 cm
12.4 in
1.0333 ft
246.38 mm
24.638 cm
9.7 in
0.8083 ft
Box weight13.5 kg
29.76 lbs
11.5 kg
25.35 lbs
ColorsBlackBlack

Ergonomics

Information about the ergonomic functions - height adjustment, swivel angles, tilt angles, etc.

VESA mountYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYes
Height adjustment range110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYes
Left pivot-90 °
Right pivot-90 °
Left/right swivelNoYes
Left swivel-280 °
Right swivel-280 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYes
Forward tilt5 °25 °
Backward tilt25 °25 °
-Ergo Stand
C-Clamp and Grommet
One Click Mount

Audio

Information about the audio system - number and power of the built-in speakers, supported audio technologies.

Speakers2 x 5 W2 x 5 W
Rich BassMaxxAudio

Camera

Many contemporary desktop monitors and smart TV sets have built-in cameras.

CameraYesNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity3 x USB 3.0 (Type-C)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0
1 x USB (Type-C; 60W)
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
-High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features-Adaptive-Sync technology
AMD FreeSync technology
Black Stabilizer
Color Calibrated
Color Weakness Mode
Dual Controller
Dynamic Action Sync
Flicker-free technology
HDR Effect
H/W Calibration
Low Blue Light
Reader Mode
Smart Energy Saving
Super Resolution+

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesBSMI
CB
CCC
CE
ENERGY STAR 7.0
Epeat Gold
FCC Class B
KC
RCM
RoHS
UL/cUL
VCCI
-

Operating and storage conditions

There are certain requirements for the environmental conditions, in which the display should be used and stored in order to function properly.

Operating temperature0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %
Storage temperature-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity5 % - 85 %5 % - 85 %

Accessories

Often the packaging of desktop monitors and smart TV sets includes accessories for them.

AccessoriesThunderbolt 3 cableDC Extension cable
HDMI cable
USB Type-C cable
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