Product Comparison: BenQ PD3220U vs BenQ PD3200U


General Specifications
Brand
BenQ
BenQ
Model
PD3220U
PD3200U
Origin
China
China
About the Product
As designers put more emphasis on accuracy and productivity, the need to ensure device compatibility and reliable colour performances becomes more important than ever. Created with such demand in mind, BenQ's PD3220U comes with an aesthetically elegant look.
Designed to meet the rising demands for large-sized viewing and ultra-high definition, the PD3200U boasts a 32 inch wide 4K display built with BenQ's advanced IPS technology, providing creative professionals over 300 per cent working space.
Key Specs
Screen Size
32 in.
32 in.
Resolution
3840 x 2160
3840 x 2160
Response Time
5 ms
4 ms
Refresh Rate
60 Hz
60 Hz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
BenQ PD3220U Graphic Design Monitor
  • Exceptional image quality with QHD (3840x2160) resolution.
  • Here, for most users the greatest features to look at is the resolution and panel type. Good resolution.
  • I was looking for a decent 4k HDR 27 inch calibrated monitor that can handle design work, coding, photo editing, and video editing. Awesome.
  • I looked at all the monitors in this price range, and chose it for resolution.
  • At this resolution working on multiple windows at once is practical, and it's great to see photos at high resolution in all their glory. QHD resolution!
BenQ PD3200U Graphic Design Monitor
  • This is a great 1440p monitor. I have no regrets purchasing this over the other monitors I was looking.
  • For office work, the monitor offers 32" of real estate, a 'low blue light' mode to take care of your eyes.
  • At this resolution working on multiple windows at once is practical - and it's great to see photos at high resolution in all their glory.
  • At the moment I am very happy with it, it is huge and you can really notice the resolution boost.
  • It is possible to work in 4K without increasing the size of the letters or icons much. On the other hand, I did not have any flickering problems.
Size & Weight
Material
Plastic
Plastic
Color
Black/Grey
Black
Height
18.8 in.
19.3 in.
Width
28.14 in.
29.15 in.
Depth
7.31 in.
8.4 in.
Weight
22.92 pounds
27.56 pounds

BenQ PD3220U

BenQ PD3200U

Display
Display Type
LED
LED
Panel Type
IPS
IPS
Aspect Ratio
16:9
16:9
Contrast Ratio
1000:1
1000:1
Brightness
300 cd/m²
350 cd/m²
Color Supported
1.07 Billion
1.07 Billion
View Angle Vertical
178 °
178 °
View Angle Horizontal
178 °
178 °
Curved Display
No
No
Anti-Glare
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Display"
BenQ PD3220U Graphic Design Monitor
  • This monitor is great, beautiful color image and decent port selection, I'd love to keep it.
  • For video/picture editing, the monitor offers excellent color reproduction.
  • I'm a serious amateur photographer and it's great to be able to enjoy my pictures on this big screen in this really excellent color.
  • Plugged it in and loved the picture quality.
  • Accurate color and sharp screen with good design.
BenQ PD3200U Graphic Design Monitor
  • This monitor is great, beautiful color image and sharp.
  • Outstanding image quality with QHD (2560x1440) resolution, combined with a robust frame and stand.
  • For video/picture editing, the monitor offers excellent color reproduction, real blacks.
  • The colour and uniformity of the display output is stunning, everything looks fresher more vibrant with more depth.
  • The colour and sharpness of this monitor is fantastic as well as having a huge screen area to work with.
Features
Type
Home/Office
Home/Office
Touch Screen
No
No
Build-in speaker
Yes
Yes
Built-In Webcam
No
No
TV Tuner
No
No
Pivot Function
Yes
Yes
VESA-compatible
100x100
100x100
Extras
BenQ’s AQCOLOUR Technology, Daisy Chain, Keyboard Video Mouse (KVM) Switch, Thunderbolt 3, Specialized Designer Modes, HDR10 Support
Advanced Motion Accelerator, CAD/CAM mode, Flicker-free Technology, Light sensor, Low Blue Light, Picture-in-Picture and Picture-by-Picture
What customers say about "Features"
BenQ PD3220U Graphic Design Monitor
  • No power light in sight (This is an amazing feature, especially when you're watching movies. No distraction!).
  • Very useful DisplayPilot software to quickly switch between picture modes.
  • Comes with Technicolor certified colour calibration out of the box.
  • There's a small hook to hang your headhphone behind the monitor.
  • Built-in speakers are not great but I don't think that should be a dealbreaker.
BenQ PD3200U Graphic Design Monitor
  • Great thing about this monitor is DisplayPilot software that allows you to switch between different modes such as RGB, Standard, Low Blue.
  • Built-in speakers are great enough for a monitor speakers.
  • The build quality is solid, The base is large without taking up a lot of desk space.
  • The control buttons for adjusting on screen menu work fine, no problems in using them.
  • Built-in speakers is not good quality for such a price.
Connectivity
Inputs
3.5mm audio out, 2x HDMI 2.0, DisplayPort 1.4, 5x USB, 2x Thunderbolt
5x USB 3.0, 2x HDMI, Mini DisplayPort, DisplayPort, 3.5mm audio out
What customers say about "Connectivity"
BenQ PD3220U Graphic Design Monitor
  • All the cables you need to connect up to graphics card are supplied.
  • I connect three computers to my monitor, a windows PC for gaming, my Mac Pro 5.1 for music production and my work MacBook pro.
  • Very flexible with good connectivity.
  • There's no VGA input for legacy connections, so keep an old monitor around if you might need this.
  • The HDMI connection occasionally cut out, but I think this was the cable connection with my laptop.
BenQ PD3200U Graphic Design Monitor
  • My laptop has an old GeForce 650M graphic card and surprisingly handles 2k resolution with this monitor very well so far through the displayport.
  • Decent port selection, I'd love to keep it as far as it can live.
  • All the cables you need to connect up to graphics card are supplied and, by the way, great connection options.
  • The USB ports placements on the back side of the monitor, facing down. It makes it a bit difficult to plug something in.
  • Since this monitor was released in 2017, it would be nice to be a bit more future proof.
Power
Wattage
37 Watts
44 Watts
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
3 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC

BenQ PD3220U

BenQ PD3200U

Other Information
Manufacturer
MSRP
699.99 $


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