Comparison between:
- 27" Gigabyte AORUS FI27Q-X
- 27" LG 27MD5KA
- 27" LG 27MD5KL

Brand, series, model

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

Gigabyte AORUS FI27Q-XLG 27MD5KALG 27MD5KL
Series-UltraFineUltraFine
Gigabyte AORUS FI27Q-XLG 27MD5KALG 27MD5KL
Model aliasF127Q-X27MD5KA-B
27MD5KB
27MD5KB-B
UltraFine 5K 27MD5KA
27MD5KLB
UltraFine 5K 27MD5KL
Model year202020162019

Display

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

Size class27 in27 in27 in
Diagonal685.8 mm
68.58 cm
27 in
2.25 ft
684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
684.7 mm
68.47 cm
26.9567 in
2.2464 ft
Width596.736 mm
59.6736 cm
23.4935 in
1.9578 ft
596.768 mm
59.6768 cm
23.4948 in
1.9579 ft
596.768 mm
59.6768 cm
23.4948 in
1.9579 ft
Height335.664 mm
33.5664 cm
13.2151 in
1.1013 ft
335.682 mm
33.5682 cm
13.2158 in
1.1013 ft
335.682 mm
33.5682 cm
13.2158 in
1.1013 ft
Panel manufacturerSharpLG DisplayLG Display
Panel modelLQ270T1JG04LM270QQ2-SPA1LM270QQ2-SPA1
Panel typeIPSAH-IPSAH-IPS
Panel bit depth10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)10 bits (8 bits + FRC)
FRCYesYesYes
Colors1073741824 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
Resolution2560 x 1440 pixels
Quad HD (QHD) / 1440p
5120 x 2880 pixels5120 x 2880 pixels
Pixel pitch0.233 mm
0.0233 cm
0.0092 in
0.0008 ft
0.117 mm
0.0117 cm
0.0046 in
0.0004 ft
0.117 mm
0.0117 cm
0.0046 in
0.0004 ft
Pixel density109 ppi
42 ppcm
218 ppi
85 ppcm
218 ppi
85 ppcm
Display area87.78 %85.3 %68.97 %
BacklightW-LEDW-LEDW-LED
sRGB142 %--
Adobe RGB (1998)100 %--
DCI P394 %99 %99 %
Brightness400 cd/m²500 cd/m²500 cd/m²
Peak brightness450 cd/m²--
Static contrast1000 : 11200 : 11200 : 1
Dynamic contrast12000000 : 1--
HDRHDR
DisplayHDR 400
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Horizontal viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Vertical viewing angle178 °178 °178 °
Average response time-14 ms
0.0140 s
14 ms
0.0140 s
CoatingAnti-glare/MatteGlossyGlossy
Response time - 0.3 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.

3DNoNoNo

Frequencies

Information about the horizontal and vertical refresh rates/frequencies.

Horizontal frequency (digital)-30 kHz - 178 kHz30 kHz - 178 kHz
Vertical frequency (digital)48 Hz - 240 Hz48 Hz - 60 Hz48 Hz - 60 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 V
220V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V220 V - 240 V
Alternating current frequency50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz50 Hz - 60 Hz
Power consumption (off)0.3 W0.3 W0.3 W
Power consumption (sleep)0.5 W0.5 W0.5 W
Power consumption (eco)--45.65 W
Power consumption (average)-140 W140 W
Power consumption (maximum)85 W200 W200 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.

Width614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
Height371.1 mm
37.11 cm
14.6102 in
1.2175 ft
375.16 mm
37.516 cm
14.7701 in
1.2308 ft
464 mm
46.4 cm
18.2677 in
1.5223 ft
Depth60 mm
6 cm
2.3622 in
0.1969 ft
53.85 mm
5.385 cm
2.1201 in
0.1767 ft
54 mm
5.4 cm
2.126 in
0.1772 ft
Weight-6.4 kg
14.11 lbs
6.4 kg
14.11 lbs
Width with stand614.9 mm
61.49 cm
24.2087 in
2.0174 ft
626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
626 mm
62.6 cm
24.6457 in
2.0538 ft
Height with stand435.9 mm
43.59 cm
17.1614 in
1.4301 ft
464.31 mm
46.431 cm
18.2799 in
1.5233 ft
464 mm
46.4 cm
18.2677 in
1.5223 ft
Depth with stand236.9 mm
23.69 cm
9.3268 in
0.7772 ft
239.78 mm
23.978 cm
9.4402 in
0.7867 ft
239 mm
23.9 cm
9.4094 in
0.7841 ft
Weight with stand8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
8.5 kg
18.74 lbs
Box width932 mm
93.2 cm
36.6929 in
3.0577 ft
742.95 mm
74.295 cm
29.25 in
2.4375 ft
744.22 mm
74.422 cm
29.3 in
2.4417 ft
Box height570 mm
57 cm
22.4409 in
1.8701 ft
579.88 mm
57.988 cm
22.8299 in
1.9025 ft
574.04 mm
57.404 cm
22.6 in
1.8833 ft
Box depth195 mm
19.5 cm
7.6772 in
0.6398 ft
314.96 mm
31.496 cm
12.4 in
1.0333 ft
314.96 mm
31.496 cm
12.4 in
1.0333 ft
Box weight11.86 kg
26.15 lbs
13.5 kg
29.76 lbs
13.52 kg
29.81 lbs
ColorsBlackBlackBlack

Ergonomics

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

VESA mountYesYesYes
VESA interface100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm100 x 100 mm
Removable standYesYesYes
Height adjustmentYesYesYes
Height adjustment range130 mm
13 cm
5.1181 in
0.4265 ft
110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
110 mm
11 cm
4.3307 in
0.3609 ft
Landscape/portrait pivotYesNoNo
Left pivot0 °--
Right pivot90 °--
Left/right swivelYesNoNo
Left swivel20 °--
Right swivel20 °--
Forward/backward tiltYesYesYes
Forward tilt5 °5 °5 °
Backward tilt21 °25 °25 °

Audio

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

Speakers-2 x 5 W2 x 5 W
-Rich BassRich Bass
Microphone

Camera

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

CameraNoYesYes

Connectivity

Available connectivity ports, slots and interfaces.

Connectivity1 x USB 3.0 (Type-B; upstream)
2 x USB 3.0 (Type-A; downstream)
2 x HDMI 2.0
1 x DisplayPort 1.4
1 x 3.5 mm Audio In
1 x 3.5 mm Audio Out
3 x USB 3.0 (Type-C)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0
3 x USB 3.0 (Type-C)
1 x Thunderbolt 3.0 (94W)
High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection (HDCP) 2.2--

Features

Some additional functional features of the model.

FeaturesAdaptive-Sync technology
Aim Stabilizer
AMD FreeSync Premium
ANC (Active Noice Cancelling) 2.0
Aorus Dashboard
Black Equalizer 2.0
Blue Light Reduction
Flicker-free technology
GameAssist
High Bit Rate 3 (HBR3)
NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible
OSD Sidekick
Picture-by-Picture
Picture-in-Picture
RGB Fusion 2.0
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Certificates, standards and licenses

Licenses from regulatory agencies, standards, certificates.

Certificates, standards and licenses-BSMI
CB
CCC
CE
ENERGY STAR 7.0
Epeat Gold
FCC Class B
KC
RCM
RoHS
UL/cUL
VCCI
BSMI
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 temperature-0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
0 °C - 40 °C
32 °F - 104 °F
Operating humidity-10 % - 80 %10 % - 80 %
Storage temperature--20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
-20 °C - 60 °C
-4 °F - 140 °F
Storage humidity-5 % - 85 %5 % - 85 %

Accessories

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

AccessoriesDisplayPort cable
HDMI cable
USB 3.0 upstream cable
Thunderbolt 3 cableThunderbolt 3 cable
USB Type-C cable

Additional features

Information about other features.

Additional featuresSecurity lock slot--
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