ITy Bytes 3 December Acer ConceptD

ConceptD laptops and monitors feature 4K UHD displays with integrated colour correction and demonstrated superior fidelity in reproducing the PANTONE Matching System (PMS) Colours. With a 100% Adobe RGB colour gamut, 90% DCI-P3 colours are brighter and more accurate due to extending the colour range of cyan-green hues. They are factory tested and calibrated to achieve a low Delta E average of <1-2 (4 is good) to reproduce true-to-life colour accuracy.

Using NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics cards, the ConceptD devices bring real-time ray tracing and AI for designing digital assets.

The ConceptD range is currently available on the Acer online store here, and available in major Australian retailers from Q1 2020. Pricing details are as follows:

  • 7 Notebook with 9th Gen Intel Core i7 Processor, 32GB, NVIDIA GeForce Quadro RTX 3000/5000 with 4/6GB – $4999/6,999
  • 7 Notebook with 9th Gen Intel Core i7Processor, 16GB, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2060 with 6GB – $3,999
  • 9 Notebook with 9th Gen Intel Core i9- Processor, 32GB, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2080 with 8GB – $8,999
  • CP3 series monitor with 27” UHD, G-Sync, HDR400 – $1,899
  • CP7 series monitor with 27” UHD, G-Sync 144Hz, HDR1000 – $2,999
  • 500 Desktop with 9th Gen Intel Core i7, NVIDIA Quadro P4000 with 8GB – $5,499
  • 500 with 9th Gen Intel Core i9, NVIDIA Quadro RTX 4000 with 8GB – $7,049

TCL’s 4G MOVETIME Family Watch (MT40)

While schools are banning smartphones, the MT40 is welcome. It helps parents stay connected with their children wherever they go.

ITy Bytes 3 December TCL MT40

Parents can keep in contact with their children via direct two-way 4G calling, video calls, photo-sharing, and messaging on its single touchpoint display. Its geofencing and geolocation lets parents know where their children are at all times. The SOS button is for any situation where a child feels unsafe. Battery life is two days and up to five hours of talk time on a two-hour charge.

Sam Skontos, VP and Regional Managing Director of South East Asia and Pacific, TCL Mobile said,

“The balance between wanting to protect their children while giving them the independence they often crave is a challenge many Australian families are going through. It is a conversation we have had in our own family. While parents work through the right age for their children to have a mobile phone, the MOVETIME Family Watch provides a compelling option for parents wanting to stay connected and monitor their children’s movements at a distance, while being immediately available at the touch of a button if needed.”

Price: $199 and no ongoing subscription fees from at Big W, and shortly in Australia Post

LG slays dragons (well everything really) with 1ms UltraGear performance gaming monitors

The six new UltraGear range includes three NVIDIA G-Syn Certified and G-Sync Compatible monitors, with a one millisecond response time.

ITy Bytes 3 December LG UltraGear

Other game-specific settings on the new LG UltraGear range include: 

  • Dynamic Action Sync – allows you to see the action as it occurs in real-time, so you can react immediately and get the edge over your competitors;
  • Black Stabiliser Mode – Brightens dark areas and gives you better visibility in dark scenes to help you find the enemy or game objectives in the dark;
  • HDR 10 – To better realise the vision of content creators to represent details in bright and dark parts of high dynamic range content.
  • HDR 400 – users experience incredible visual immersion when viewing the latest movies, images and games.
  • Game modes – select models are optimised for each genre including FPS and RTS are directly linked to gamers’ enjoyment of various game genres, and they also offer the perfect experience in games combining multiple aspects of different genres.
  • Crosshair Feature – Helps enhance accuracy in first-person shooter games; and,
  • Sphere Lighting and eye-catching design, which improves your overall gaming experience, and sleek yet subtle lighting completes your gaming setup.

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ITEM 27GL650F-B 27GL850-B 32GK850F-B 34GL750-B 34GK950F-B 38GL950G
Panel Technology Full HD IPS Display QHD Nano IPS QHD VA Display Full HD Curved IPS Display UltraWide QHD IPS Curved Display Nano IPS Curved Display
Size 27” 27” 31.5” 34” curved 34” 38”
  AMD Radeon FreeSync NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology NVIDIA G-Sync Compatible AMD Radeon FreeSync 2 HDR Technology NVIDIA G-SYNC
HDR   HDR 10   HDR 10 VESA DisplayHDR 400   HDR 10 VESA DisplayHDR 400 VESA DisplayHDR 400
Resolution 1920 x 1080 2560 x 1440 2560 x 1440 2560 x 1080 3440 x 1440 3840 x 1600
Colour Gamut sRGB 99% DCI-P3 98% DCI-P3 95% sRGB 99% DCI-P3 98% DCI-P3 98%
Response Time 5ms GTG, 1ms MBR 1ms GTG 5ms GTG, 1ms MBR 5ms (GTG) 1ms (MBR) 5ms (GTG) 1ms (MBR) 1ms GTG
RRP $549 $999 $849 $999 $2199 $2999

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