Product Comparison: LG 34UM68 vs LG 34WK650


General Specifications
Brand
LG
LG
Model
34UM68
34WK650
Origin
China
China
About the Product
The UltraWide 21:9 aspect ratio makes games and movies more immersive than ever. The clarity of 1080p pixel Full HD resolution with IPS is a game-changer. Simply put, from any viewing angle, everything looks more crisp and detailed in Full HD. The brightness is 300 cd/m2.
The LG 34WK650 is the best 34-inch ultrawide monitor you can get for gaming and watching movies under $400 thanks to its beautiful design and the plethora of features including AMD FreeSync up to 75Hz and HDR.
Key Specs
Screen Size
34 in.
34 in.
Resolution
2560 x 1080
2560 x 1080
Response Time
5 ms
5 ms
Refresh Rate
75 Hz
75 Hz
What customers say about "Key Specs"
LG 34UM68 Full HD Monitor
  • The resolution is easily manhandled by a modern video card so FPS stays high.
  • Most movie resolutions are 21:9 making them perfect for ultra-wide monitors.
  • Once you game with ultra-wide resolutions, trust me, you will NEVER go back!
  • The LG 34UM68 is made primarily for gaming and at 21:9 it's perfect for movie watching.
  • 5K resolution is class leading as there aren't any other monitors which are comparable.
LG 34WK650 Ultrawide IPS Monitor
  • The resolution of this monitor is HD and is actually perfect for me.
  • I was concerned there would be resolution issues but the MacBook supports the monitors resolution and ratio perfectly.
  • This is HD natively, so everything looks good at that resolution.
  • Quality and resolution is great, I am using it with my Mac Pro for office and SW development work.
  • The text is very blurry and the resolution is relatively low.
Size & Weight
Material
Plastic
Plastic
Color
Black
Black
Height
16.88 in.
18.13 in.
Width
32.67 in.
32.5 in.
Depth
9.93 in.
9.05 in.
Weight
17.63 pounds
16.75 pounds

LG 34UM68

LG 34WK650

Display
Display Type
LED
LED
Panel Type
IPS
IPS
Aspect Ratio
21:9
21:9
Contrast Ratio
1000:1
1000:1
Brightness
300 cd/m²
300 cd/m²
Color Supported
16.7 Million
16.7 Million
View Angle Vertical
178 °
178 °
View Angle Horizontal
178 °
178 °
Curved Display
No
No
Anti-Glare
Yes
Yes
What customers say about "Display"
LG 34UM68 Full HD Monitor
  • The screen is pretty darn nice. It's a matte finish and the quality of the IPS panel, colors, contrast, brightness are all quite good.
  • I bought this model for its IPS panel, which has a wide color gamut.
  • The video quality of this monitor is excellent and it came set up correctly as determined by color bars.
  • When playing games you are absolutely immersed in the gameplay, with beautiful colors, sharp crisp lines and a huge amount of fov.
  • The color on this monitor is exceptional.
LG 34WK650 Ultrawide IPS Monitor
  • Color accuracy once calibrated is very good. Size of monitor was perfect for me.
  • This this is great. The colors are great too.
  • The screen colors, design of the monitor, and the screen size is great.
  • I also design book covers and LOVE the brilliant colors on the display.
  • Amazing colors and great working area for a fullstack developer.
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
No
No
VESA-compatible
100x100
100x100
Extras
FreeSync technology, DAS Mode, Flicker Safe, Dual EDID, Smart Energy Saving, Screen Split 2.0, On Screen Control
HDR Effect to SDR Content, HDR 10, IPS with sRGB 99%, Virtual Borderless Display, OnScreen Control, Advanced Gaming Features
What customers say about "Features"
LG 34UM68 Full HD Monitor
  • The PIP features and KVM software looks cool.
  • I love this particular monitor's features and price-point.
  • You can also overclock this monitor to 75Hz once FreeSync is turned on.
  • The eye adjustment features and the built-in sound are also very high quality.
  • UltraWide is amazing for games that support the feature, most do these days.
LG 34WK650 Ultrawide IPS Monitor
  • Once you install the LG OnScreen Control app from their website, it will allow you to configure the monitor to various split screen options.
  • Adjustable stand, split screen features also plus.
  • I am glad I can stop manually splitting screens by using the Windows key + arrow.
  • Control app is a really awesome feature and offers tons of utility.
  • There have been several surprise and delight features.
Connectivity
Inputs
2x HDMI, 3.5mm audio out, DisplayPort
2x HDMI, DisplayPort, 3.5mm audio out
What customers say about "Connectivity"
LG 34UM68 Full HD Monitor
  • I'm using the DP connection to get 75Hz.
  • I love that I can plug in both a Display Port and an HDMI connection at the same time.
  • I connect the monitor using an hdmi cord. The image quality is solid.
  • I connected this monitor through the HDMI port and it worked perfectly as well.
  • I like the size of the monitor, it was larger than I expected. It wasn't easy connecting my MacBook Air.
LG 34WK650 Ultrawide IPS Monitor
  • It works a lot better than you would think. It works great with Macs.
  • Plus I can connect my Galaxy s10 plus. To it see my recorded videos at full size and play games on it sold I love it so far.
  • A cable connection the mini display port to the display port on this monitor works like a charm.
  • No issues connecting to my work laptop and MacBook Pro through a USB C Adapter.
  • Connecting a Surface Book using a mini display port to HDMI cable does not work.
Power
Wattage
53 Watts
42 Watts
Warranty / Certifications
Manufacturer Warranty
1 year(s)
1 year(s)
Certifications
CE, FCC
CE, FCC

LG 34UM68

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