Acer announces two new 4K monitors in its Aspire X series, we talk about the EB550Kbmiiipx and EB490QKbmiiipf models are able to offer a resolution of 3840×2160 pixels and characterized by a diagonal of 54.6 and 48.9 inches respectively. Both monitors equipped with IPS (10 bit) panels differ in size only, while both support the HDR10 to ensure the more realistic image reproduction.
Although the Acer also speaks about the HDR10, the panel specifications report a brightness of only 300 cd/m2, a decidedly low value for this standard. The new Acer displays offer a maximum refresh of 60Hz, 100,000,000:1 dynamic contrast (1200:1 static), 4ms response time and viewing angles up to 178-degrees.
There are also two 20-watt stereo speakers on board as well as HDMI 2.0, HDMI 1.4, VGA and Display Port 1.2 connections. Finally, VESA support is not lacking, while for power consumption we speak of a 130W max.(EB550Kbmiiipx).
The Acer EB550Kbmiiipx and EB490QKbmiiipf monitors will be available from June 21st and 28th respectively, but initially in the Japanese market only; for the prices we speak of 100.000 yen – approximately $799 for the 54.6-inch model and 70.000 yen – approximately $550 for the 48.9-inch model.