What simply took place? AOC has printed new information about its impressive-sounding Agon Professional AG344UXM track, together with a price ticket that displays the slew of options on be offering. The 21:9, 34-inch ultrawide boasts an IPS panel with a 1440p solution (3,440 x 1,440), 170Hz refresh price, and Mini LED backlighting. And in contrast to equivalent screens, this one is flat moderately than curved.
Having printed the Agon Professional AG344UXM in China previous this yr, AOC has now showed pricing and availability outdoor of the rustic.
Some of the highlights of the track is that it options Mini LED backlights, one thing we have now observed in a couple of high-end choices such because the Samsung Odyssey Neo G9 and Asus ROG Swift PG32UQX. AOC says the Agon Professional AG344UXM has 1,152 dimming zones and will achieve 1,000 nits for HDR content material and 600 nits for SDR.
Whilst Mini LED screens don’t seem to be slightly at the identical stage as OLEDs just like the much-loved Alienware AW3423DW—OLEDs do not undergo blooming or haloing round vibrant gadgets—they generally tend to have upper brightness and do not undergo the type of symbol retention so commonplace in OLEDs.
In different places, the Agon Professional AG344UXM provides 10-bit colour intensity, which blended with the 1,000 nits top brightness earns it VESA DisplayHDR 1000 certification. It additionally has 99% DCI-P3, and 100% sRGB colour gamut protection and a 1 ms GtG reaction time.
Port-wise, the track options DisplayPort 1.4, HDMI 2.1, and USB Kind-C (DisplayPort Alt mode). There is additionally a 4-port USB hub with USB Kind-B upstream, a KVM transfer, 90 W USB Energy Supply, and two 8W audio system, in addition to the standard sport modes.
That leads us to the associated fee. Simplest the Agon Professional AG344UXM’s UK price ticket has been printed: a hefty £1,430. That is round $1,732. US costs are nearly all the time less than in the United Kingdom because of elements similar to taxes, however it nonetheless appears set to be dear—more than likely greater than the bright Alienware AW3423DW ($1,300) however indubitably lower than the $3,000 Asus ROG Swift PG32UQX.
The Agon Professional AG344UXM launches in July.