BenQ Releases Flagship Photographer Monitor SW320

👤by Michael Pabia Comments 📅14.12.2016 15:15:13

BenQ releases its flagship SW320 photographer monitor, a 31.5-inch 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) display with class-leading color performance and High Dynamic Range (HDR) capability. The BenQ SW320 features a wide color gamut covering of 99% of Adobe RGB and 100% of sRGB, Rec. 709. The BenQ SW320’s true 10-bit IPS panel and advanced 14-bit lookup table (LUT) deliver spectacular color quality with precise ≤2 Delta E values. Finished in a minimalist bezel and adjustable stand design engineered to reduce reflection, SW320 provides comprehensive connectivity, including a media card reader, USB 3.0 ports, HDMI 2.0a, and DisplayPort / miniDisplayPort 1.4 supporting Mac Thunderbolt output.

Key Features
Technicolor Color Certification and 99% Adobe RGB Color Gamut
The BenQ SW320 monitor delivers an ultra-wide color gamut to reach 99% of Adobe RGB, a significantly larger color space than sRGB and Rec. 709. Also supporting DCI-P3 as well as 100% of sRGB and Rec. 709, SW320 is certified by Technicolor to meet strict standards for color accuracy used in Hollywood and throughout the media and entertainment industries, with consistent, precise color exactly as content originators intended.

High Dynamic Range (HDR) content support
Increasing the dynamic range between black and white for naturally realistic images, BenQ SW320 supports HDR signals through both its DisplayPort and HDMI inputs.

True 10-Bit Color Depth, 14-Bit 3D LUT, Delta E ≤ 2
BenQ SW320’s 14-bit color lookup table guarantees absolute color accuracy designating the finest color fidelity exceeding the limits of human vision producing over a billion colors for ultra-smooth gradations

Palette Master Element Color Calibration
The BenQ SW320 can be hardware calibrated with a colorimeter and Palette Master Element calibration software for professional work.

Brightness Uniformity Function
BenQ SW320 achieves immaculate brightness uniformity across the entire screen via a meticulous fine-tuning process of hundreds of sub-regions with high-precision apparatus for an authentic and consistent viewing experience.

GamutDuo and Advanced Black and White Modes
GamutDuo Mode allows simultaneous side-by-side display of content in two different color spaces, such as Adobe RGB and sRGB. Photos can also be viewed in a black and white film effect, with three presets for photo previews prior to post-processing adjustments

Hotkey Puck and Pro Shading Hood
The BenQ SW320 features a unique “Hotkey Puck” remote control enables instant switching between color modes and image settings, and the included detachable shading hood works in both portrait and landscape orientations to block ambient light and glare for superb color accuracy.

Visit the BenQ website for more information on the SW320 monitor.