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Philips prepares 49-inch 32:9 curved UltraWide for $1077

Philips' new 492P8 is a 49-inch 32:9 display with a native 3840x1080 resolution, costs $1077

By Anthony Garreffa | Sep 12, 2017 12:33 am CDT

Philips have unveiled their new 49-inch curved UltraWide display, with the new Philips 492P8 (best name ever!) that will cost just over $1000 and provide a mammoth 49-inch panel with a native resolution of 3840x1080.


The new Philips 492P8 monitor joins the company's P-line of displays, aimed at professionals. There's not much known about the monitor right now, apart from its huge 49-inch panel with an awesome 32:9 aspect ratio and 3840x1080 native resolution, 5000:1 contrast ratio, LED backlighting, and 1800R curve.


We can also expect 1 x DP, 2 x HDMI, and 1 x D-Sub connector, 3.5mm input and output, 2 x USB 3.0 Type-A ports, and 1 x GbE connector.

Philips won't be releasing their huge 492P8 until Q2 2018, which is a massive time away, and we should expect a price of somewhere around $1077.


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