Costa Mesa, CA—The BenQ PD3420Q is a 34-inch flat screen monitor with a 21:9 ultrawide aspect ratio. Powered by BenQ AQCOLOR technology, the ultrawide professional monitor provides full Display P3 coverage with out-of-the-box color accuracy. It is especially suitable for Mac users and multitasking.
“PD3420Q is the most comprehensive display for graphic designers, web designers, artists, and creatives,” said Houston Wei, director of BenQ America. “USB-C single cable connectivity; M-Book mode for Mac users; certified color accuracy; innovative professional tools; and BenQ’s signature eye care make this monitor a dream machine.”
BenQ PD3420Q Features
The PD3420Q offers 3,440×1,440 WQHD resolution with VESA DisplayHDR 400 support on a panoramic frameless 34-inch panel. Moreover, the ultrawide 21:9 aspect ratio provides 33% extra horizontal surface with higher ppi (pixels per inch) density than 16:9 QHD displays.
In addition, the ultrawide format is ideal for multitasking. Desktop partitions and picture-by-picture give the convenience of dual monitors without the clutter. Users can work in 16:9 as well as 5:9 partitions side by side, whether editing video or working in another space.
BenQ developed its AQCOLOR technology for color breadth, depth and also accuracy. Consequently, the PD3420Q can display 1.07 billion colors with 99% coverage of sRGB and 98% of DCI-P3. It also offers an average Delta E ≤ 3. What’s more, Each monitor is individually factory calibrated, Pantone validated and Calman verified. Furthermore, results are supported by ICCSync for ICC profile matching; Uniformity technology for screen consistency; and HDR10/SMPTE ST 2084.
In addition, the display integrates smart professional features. For instance, the workflow is improved with the ability to view content in CAD/CAM, Animation, Darkroom, DualView as well as M-Book modes.
Moreover, BenQ’s Hotkey Puck Gen 2 eases workload with shortcuts to preferred settings. The PD3420Q also includes KVM switching capability; PIP/PBP (Picture-in-Picture/Picture-by-Picture) modes; as well as connectivity with DisplayPort, HDMI and USB-C connections.
In addition, the PD3420Q includes BenQ’s eye-care: proprietary low blue light, flicker-free and anti-glare technologies for extended editing and creation without fatigue. The BenQ PD3420Q retails for $899.99.