The ViewSonic VG3456C, a curved USB-C docking monitor, is set to hit the market, following the success of its predecessor, the VG3456. Although the new 34-inch widescreen shares many key specifications with its predecessor, it promises an enhanced viewing experience.
The VG3456C features a 34-inch curved VA panel with a resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels (UWQHD, 21:9 aspect ratio) and a maximum refresh rate of 100 Hz. With a contrast ratio of 3000:1, a response time of 5 ms, a color depth of 6 bit + FRC, and a brightness of 400 cd/m², this monitor ensures vibrant and sharp visuals.
Additionally, the built-in 5-watt speakers provide an optional sound source. For gamers, FreeSync technology ensures a tear-free gaming experience, although it’s worth noting that LFC (“Low Frame Rate Compensation”) might not be utilized. The monitor consumes 46 watts, depending on the operating mode.
In terms of connectivity, the VG3456C offers two HDMI 2.0 inputs, a DisplayPort, a USB 3.2 hub, and an RJ-45 port. Moreover, it features USB-C with DisplayPort alternate mode and 90-watt power delivery, providing seamless connectivity options.
The monitor’s ergonomic design allows for tilt adjustment, height adjustment, and compatibility with VESA mounts (100 x 100 mm), making it versatile for different setups. Additionally, it incorporates blue light filtering and flicker-free backlighting, ensuring comfortable extended usage, even during prolonged work sessions.
Price and availability
The ViewSonic VG3456C, a 34-inch widescreen curved monitor, is available for purchase on Bhphotovideo.com at $549.99. As a testament to its quality, the manufacturer offers a 3-year warranty, providing customers with confidence in their investment.
ViewSonic VG3456C specifications
- Display: 34-inch VA panel, Anti-Glare, 3H Hardness
- Curvature: 1500R
- Aspect Ratio: 21:9
- Resolution: 3440 x 1440 (WQHD)
- Brightness: 400 nits/cd/m2
- Contrast Ratio: 3000:1
- Dynamic Contrast Ratio: 80,000,000:1
- Response Time: 5 ms
- Refresh Rate: 100 Hz
- Bit Depth / Color Support: 6-Bit+FRC (16.7 Million Colors)
- Viewing Angle (H x V): 178 x 178°
- Dot Pitch: 0.2316 x 0.2316 mm
- Pixels Per Inch: 110 PPI
- Features: PIP/PBP, Kensington lock, vDisplayManager software
- Ports: 2 x HDMI (2.0), 1 x DisplayPort, 1 x 1/8″ / 3.5 mm (Headphone), HDCP, 1 x USB-C 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1 (Power/DisplayPort Alt Mode), 4 x USB-A 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1, 1 x USB-B 3.0 / 3.1/3.2 Gen 1, 1RJ45
- Audio: 2 x 5 W Speakers
- Stand: Height Adj. (110 mm), Swivel (-60 to 60°), Tilt (-5 to 40°)
- VESA mount: 100 x 100 mm
- Dimensions: 807 x 533.4 x 217 mm (with stand)
- Weight: 20.1 lb / 9.1 kg (with stand)