Comparison between:
- 31.5" Gigabyte M32U
- 31.5" Gigabyte AORUS FI32U
- 31.5" MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD Xbox Edition
- 31.5" MSI Optix MPG321UR-QD

Brand, series, model

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

Gigabyte M32UGigabyte AORUS FI32UMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD Xbox EditionMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD
Series--MPGMPG
Gigabyte M32UGigabyte AORUS FI32UMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD Xbox EditionMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD
Model year2021202120222021

Display

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

Size class31.5 in31.5 in31.5 in31.5 in
Diagonal801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
801 mm
80.1 cm
31.5354 in
2.628 ft
Width697.306 mm
69.7306 cm
27.453 in
2.2877 ft
697.306 mm
69.7306 cm
27.453 in
2.2877 ft
698.112 mm
69.8112 cm
27.4847 in
2.2904 ft
698.112 mm
69.8112 cm
27.4847 in
2.2904 ft
Height392.234 mm
39.2234 cm
15.4423 in
1.2869 ft
392.234 mm
39.2234 cm
15.4423 in
1.2869 ft
392.688 mm
39.2688 cm
15.4602 in
1.2883 ft
392.688 mm
39.2688 cm
15.4602 in
1.2883 ft
Panel manufacturerInnoluxInnolux--
Panel modelM315DCA-K7BM315DCA-K7B--
Panel typeIPSIPSIPSIPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
1073741824 colors
30 bits
Aspect ratio1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
1.778:1
16:9
Resolution3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
3840 x 2160 pixels
Ultra HD (UHD) / 4K / 2160p
Pixel pitch0.181 mm
0.0181 cm
0.0071 in
0.0006 ft
0.181 mm
0.0181 cm
0.0071 in
0.0006 ft
0.185 mm
0.0185 cm
0.0073 in
0.0006 ft
0.185 mm
0.0185 cm
0.0073 in
0.0006 ft
Pixel density140 ppi
55 ppcm
140 ppi
55 ppcm
139 ppi
55 ppcm
139 ppi
55 ppcm
Display area90.16 %89.93 %--
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB123 %123 %143 %143 %
Adobe RGB (1998)--99 %99 %
DCI P390 %95 %97 %97 %
Brightness350 cd/m²350 cd/m²400 cd/m²400 cd/m²
Peak brightness450 cd/m²400 cd/m²600 cd/m²600 cd/m²
Static contrast1000 : 11000 : 11000 : 11000 : 1
HDRDisplayHDR 400DisplayHDR 400DisplayHDR 600DisplayHDR 600
Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °178 °
Minimum response time2 ms
0.0020 s
4 ms
0.0040 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
1 ms
0.0010 s
Average response time7 ms
0.0070 s
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Input lag4 ms
0.0040 s
10 ms
0.0100 s
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CoatingAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/MatteAnti-glare/Matte
Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)Response time - 1 ms (MPRT - Motion Picture Response Time)

3D

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

3DNo-NoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-30 kHz - 275 kHz180 kHz - 317 kHz180 kHz - 317 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 144 Hz48 Hz - 144 Hz47 Hz - 144 Hz47 Hz - 144 Hz
HDMI 2.1 for PS5 and Xbox Series X - 4K @ 120 Hz (4:2:0)Console gaming - 120 HzXbox - 4K @ 120 Hz-

Power supply and consumption

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

110V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V100 V - 120 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Electric current (A)3.42 A---
Power consumption (off)0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (average)--42 W42 W
Power consumption (maximum)115 W120 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.

Width715.8 mm
71.58 cm
28.1811 in
2.3484 ft
717.6 mm
71.76 cm
28.252 in
2.3543 ft
727.1 mm
72.71 cm
28.626 in
2.3855 ft
727.1 mm
72.71 cm
28.626 in
2.3855 ft
Height423.8 mm
42.38 cm
16.685 in
1.3904 ft
423.8 mm
42.38 cm
16.685 in
1.3904 ft
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Depth68.2 mm
6.82 cm
2.685 in
0.2238 ft
66.2 mm
6.62 cm
2.6063 in
0.2172 ft
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Weight7.25 kg
15.98 lbs
7.7 kg
16.98 lbs
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Width with stand715.8 mm
71.58 cm
28.1811 in
2.3484 ft
-727.1 mm
72.71 cm
28.626 in
2.3855 ft
727.1 mm
72.71 cm
28.626 in
2.3855 ft
Height with stand455.3 mm
45.53 cm
17.9252 in
1.4938 ft
-482.2 mm
48.22 cm
18.9843 in
1.582 ft
482.2 mm
48.22 cm
18.9843 in
1.582 ft
Depth with stand244.3 mm
24.43 cm
9.6181 in
0.8015 ft
-251.8 mm
25.18 cm
9.9134 in
0.8261 ft
251.8 mm
25.18 cm
9.9134 in
0.8261 ft
Weight with stand10.35 kg
22.82 lbs
10.9 kg
24.03 lbs
10.2 kg
22.49 lbs
10.2 kg
22.49 lbs
Box width--990 mm
99 cm
38.9764 in
3.248 ft
990 mm
99 cm
38.9764 in
3.248 ft
Box height--575 mm
57.5 cm
22.6378 in
1.8865 ft
575 mm
57.5 cm
22.6378 in
1.8865 ft
Box depth--196 mm
19.6 cm
7.7165 in
0.643 ft
196 mm
19.6 cm
7.7165 in
0.643 ft
Box weight13.75 kg
30.31 lbs
15.4 kg
33.95 lbs
15 kg
33.07 lbs
15 kg
33.07 lbs
Stand depth244.3 mm
24.43 cm
9.6181 in
0.8015 ft
-251.8 mm
25.18 cm
9.9134 in
0.8261 ft
251.8 mm
25.18 cm
9.9134 in
0.8261 ft
ColorsBlackBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYesYes
Height adjustment range130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
100 mm
10 cm
3.937 in
0.3281 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotNoYesNoNo
Left pivot-0 °--
Right pivot-90 °--
Left/right swivelYesYesYesYes
Left swivel30 °20 °30 °30 °
Right swivel30 °20 °30 °30 °
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt20 °21 °20 °20 °

Audio

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

Speakers2 x 3 W---
ClearSoundSound by Audio ESS SABRE HiFiActive noise-cancelation microphoneActive noise-cancelation microphone

Camera

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

CameraNoNoNoNo

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity3 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream; BC 1.2 charging at 5V/1.5A)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-C; upstream)
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (DSC; HBR3)
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
1 x USB 3.0 (Type-C; upstream; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (DSC)
1 x 3.5 mm Microphone In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out (headphones)
6 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
3 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-C; upstream; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Microphone In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
6 x USB 2.0 (Type-A; downstream)
3 x USB 2.0 (Type-B; upstream)
1 x USB 2.0 (Type-C; upstream; DP Alt Mode)
2 x HDMI 2.1
1 x DisplayPort 1.4 (a)
1 x 3.5 mm Microphone In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
-High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP)High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

Features6-axis color control
Adaptive-Sync technology
Display Stream Compression (DSC)
Flicker-free technology
GameAssist (Aim Stabilizer / Crosshair / Dashboard / Black Equalizer / Timer / Counter / Auto-Update)
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
OSD Sidekick
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Smart OD
6-axis color control
Active Noise Cancelling (ANC) 2.0
Adaptive-Sync Technology
Aim Stabilizer Sync
Black Equalizer 1.0
Crosshair
Dashboard
Display Stream Compression (DSC) via DP 1.4
Flicker-free technology
KVM Switch
Low Blue Light
OSD Sidekick
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Quantum Dot Color
RGB Fusion 2.0
Super Speed IPS
5-way OSD navigation joystick
Adaptive-Sync technology
Built-in power supply
Flicker-free technology
Frameless design
KVM Switch 3.0
Low Blue Light
MSI Mystic Light
Night Vision AI
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Optix Scope
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Smart Brightness
Smart Crosshair
Sound Tune
Quantum Dot Color
Rapid Boost
Xbox Mode
5-way OSD navigation joystick
Adaptive-Sync technology
Built-in power supply
Flicker-free technology
Frameless design
KVM Switch 3.0
Low Blue Light
MSI Mystic Light
Night Vision
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
Quantum Dot Color
Rapid Boost

Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licensesEyesafe certified
TÜV Rheinland Flicker-free certified
TÜV Rheinland Low Blue Light certified
Eyesafe Display
TÜV Rheinland Flicker-free
TÜV Rheinland Low blue light
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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
-10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
10 °C - 40 °C
50 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity--10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB cable
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB 3.0 cable
Remote controller
Audio combo cable
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
Mouse bungee
USB Type-A to Type-B cable (x3)
USB Type-C to Type-C cable
Audio combo cable
DisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
Mouse bungee
USB Type-A to Type-B cable (x3)
USB Type-C to Type-C cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - KensingtonAnti-theft stand lock slot - Kensington
 Gigabyte M32UGigabyte AORUS FI32UMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD Xbox EditionMSI Optix MPG321UR-QD