Dell UP3221Q 4K LCD monitor for creators has mini-LED backlight with 2000 LEDs

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  1. Hilbert Hagedoorn

    Hilbert Hagedoorn Don Vito Corleone Staff Member

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    geogan Maha Guru

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    2000 mini LEDs adds 4000 Euro to the price of a 31" monitor - they must cost 2 Euro each :rolleyes:
     
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    Dell has officially lost their damn minds! There's no reason for us to change our Pro Display XDR for this downgrade for the same price.
     
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    Meanwhile, OLED TVs are creeping down to that $1000 price.

    And it has "only" 24883200 tiny light-emitting cells (probably more, I think there's a few rows of them on the sides which are used for pixel-shift feature).

    So yes, Dell have lost their minds, and also everyone else charging outrageous prices on mini-LED displays.
     

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    SamuelL421 Master Guru

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    Well at least they can claim 2k leds vs the Pro Display XDR having 576(?). Either way both Apple and Dell have lost their minds on this - prices completely outside the realm of sanity, even for organizations / creative shops.

    Edit: Worth pointing out, Apple’s Pro Display XDR starts at 5k. It’s an extra $1000 for the special glass and another $1000 for the stand...
     
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    Noisiv Ancient Guru

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    Notice the missing spec?
    Yes. Contrast ratio.

    1300:1
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    ahahaha
     
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    GREGIX Master Guru

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    Me: looking at my 55" c8 OLED tv...
    "If I could only cut u in 2 pieces, u would be great monitor screen..."
     
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    tsunami231 Ancient Guru

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    dell has always been out of there minds on there monitor prices imo
     
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    I took the bullet and I'm now standing in front of my CX55' from 1 m distance. No other monitor on my desk, just this TV connected to the PC. There is no monitor that can even come close to this one, in terms of picture quality. It's a bit big though, but you can't have them all.
    CX48' is not to be found in my country.
     
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    Loobyluggs Ancient Guru

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    2,000 LEDs does not equate to 2,000 local dimming zones.

    I want more!
     

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    waltc3 Maha Guru

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    What a bargain...[not]...and for just a couple thousand more you can get the nifty monitor attachments, too...! Well the one thing good about owning a monitor like this is that your work is bound to look appreciably better on your monitor than it will probably look anywhere else...;)
     
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    "for creators" - What if I'm not a creator? Can I still use this?

    "for creators equipped with a proper 2,000 mini-LED backlights." - I'm only equipped with 500 mini-LED backlights. Can I still use this?
     

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