BenQ PD3420Q Delivers a 34" IPS Display with 10-Bit Color and a 21:9 Aspect Ratio


Built with a 34" IPS panel, 3440 x 1440 resolution, and ultra-wide 21:9 aspect ratio, BenQ’s PD3420Q DesignVue Designer 34" 21:9 HDR IPS Monitor delivers accurate color with improved contrast, brightness, consistency, and saturation for all of your creative endeavors. It gives you 33% more screen area and supports a 10-bit color palette with 1.07 billion colors, 100% of the sRGB and Rec. 709 color gamuts, plus 98% of the DCI-P3 color gamut. Its color palette is further expanded by HDR10, BenQ’s AQCOLOR technology, and four special modes—CAD/CAM, Animation, Darkroom, and M-Book—each of which is tailored so users in different fields can achieve similar results.

BenQ PD3420Q DesignVue Designer 34" 21:9 HDR IPS Monitor

Spec-wise, this display delivers a static contrast ratio of 1000:1, a 350 cd/m2 typical brightness rating, a 400 cd/m2 brightness rating in HDR mode, 5 ms (GtG) response time, and 178º horizontal and vertical viewing angles. Connect the PD3420Q to your host system using its two HDMI 2.0 or one DisplayPort 1.4 inputs, or take advantage of a USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-C port that supports DisplayPort, data transfers, and up to 65W of power. Additional accessories can be connected using three USB 3.1 Gen 1 Type-A ports. Audio can be output using dual integrated 2.5W speakers or the 3.5mm headphone jack.

BenQ’s PD3420Q DesignVue Designer Monitor presents a wide variety of features and specs for creative content professionals, so what do you think? Is this the monitor for you? Is there another BenQ product you also swear by? Feel free to leave your comments below.