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Gigabyte G34WQC 34" UW-QHD Curved Ultra-Wide Gaming Monitor (2020)

Neoscore 87%NEX score 63%

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Product Overview

Gigabyte G34WQC is a premium 34-inch UW-QHD ultra-wide curved gaming monitor in Gigabyte's 2020 lineup. It is powered by a basic 8-bit VA panel.
Notably, this monitor supports HDR up to DisplayHDR 400. Its 1500R curvature provides a more immersive visual experience. In terms of color reproduction, one can expect above average performance. The included stand comes with tilt and height adjustments that make for a more ergonomic viewing experience. Additionally, this monitor can get quite contrasty. It also comes with build-in speakers that make media consumption in a pinch an effortless experience.
Further, the 8-bit panel is rather limiting in terms of color reproduction.

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Ratings

What we found**

Neoscore: 87% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • DisplayHDR 400
  • Ultra-wide form factor
  • 1500R curvature
  • Rich color reproduction
  • Stand with tilt and height adjustments
  • High 3000:1 contrast ratio
  • Support for NVIDIA G-SYNC
  • High 90.5 % screen-to-body ratio
  • Build-in speakers included
Cons
  • 8-bit display panel

What external reviewers found***

NEX score: 63% (not directly comparable across industries)
Pros
  • Excellent build quality
  • Great SDR image quality
  • Excellent gaming features
  • Outstanding SDR color gamut
  • Low input lag
Cons
  • Poor ergonomics
  • Mediocre out-of-the-box accuracy
  • No HDR support
  • No dynamic contrast
  • No local dimming
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Price Comparison (incl. referral links)*

Specifications

Connectivity

Ports
1x 3.5 mm Audio Out, 2x HDMI 2.0, 2x DisplayPort 1.4

Construction

Adjustment | Height
100 mm / 3.937 in
Adjustment | Pivot
N/A
Adjustment | Swivel
N/A
Adjustment | Tilt
-5° ~ 20°
Camera
No
Colors
Black
Form Factor
Curved monitor
Speakers
2x 2W
VESA Mount
100 x 100 mm

Dimensions

Bezels
90.5% screen-to-body ratio
Size | Depth
4.51 in / 114.45 mm w/o stand, 9.24 in / 234.81 mm w/ stand
Size | Height
14.31 in / 363.45 mm w/o stand, 15.31 in / 388.79 mm w/ stand
Size | Width
31.85 in / 808.89 mm
Weight
8.4 kg / 18 lbs w/ stand

Display

Aspect Ratio
21:9
Brightness
350 nits
Contrast Ratio
3000:1 (static), 12000000:1 (dynamic)
Display Backlight
W-LED
Display Color Depth
8 bits, 16777216 colors
Display Curvature
1500R
Display Diagonal
34" (34 in / 863.6 mm)
Display Type
VA, Anti-glare/Matte
Gamut
90% DCI-P3, 120% sRGB
Pixel Density
109 ppi
Pixel Pitch
0.232 mm
Refresh Rate
48 Hz ~ 144 Hz
Resolution
UW-QHD (3440x1440)
Response Time
4 ms (min)
Viewing Angle
178° H / 178° V

Function

HDR
DisplayHDR 400
Variable Framerate
NVIDIA G-SYNC, AMD FreeSync Premium
Video
Black Equalizer, Flicker-free technology, Low Blue Light, Aim Stabilizer

Performance

Power Consumption
80 W (max) / 0.5 W (sleep) / 0.5 W (off)

Production

Accessory
DisplayPort cable, HDMI cable
Debut
2020

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3rd-Party Review Videos

External Reviews

rtings[1]

Sentiment Score 47%
Reviewers from rtings have found the following***:
The Gigabyte G34WQC has a large screen with a high resolution to deliver an immersive gaming experience. It has a low input lag, fast response time, and a 144Hz refresh rate to provide smooth and responsive gameplay. Its ultrawide format is excellent for multitasking, and its high resolution allows you to see all the fine details in your work. However, it isn't ideal for sharing content due to its poor ergonomics and narrow viewing angles.
Find the original article here.
Pros
  • Outstanding SDR color gamut
  • Large screen with high resolution
  • Low input lag
  • High contrast ratio
  • Wide range of viewing angles
  • Great SDR image quality
  • Good SDR photo quality.
Cons
  • Poor ergonomics
  • No local dimming
  • Mediocre out-of-the-box accuracy

tomshardware[2]

Sentiment Score 80%
Reviewers from tomshardware have found the following***:
Sync and G-Sync (unofficially) at 144 Hz through DisplayPort. If you connect via HDMI, you'll be limited to a 100 Hz refresh rate The G34WQC includes a well-designed OSD like the one in all Gigabyte's gaming monitors that's standardized across the product line.
Find the original article here.
Pros
  • Bright, colorful image
  • Excellent build quality
  • Excellent gaming features
Cons
  • No dynamic contrast
  • No HDR support

User Reviews

References

1. ^ Gigabyte G34WQC Monitor Review. [rtings]. https://www.rtings.com/monitor/reviews/gigabyte/g34wqc. 2020-11-26. Retrieved 2022-01-06.
2. ^ Gigabyte G34WQC Review: High-Contrast, Immersive Ultrawide. [tomshardware]. https://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/gigabyte-g34wqc. 2020-11-02. Retrieved 2022-01-06.

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