LG 32UL500-W Monitor Review

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LG 32UL500-W Picture
Size 32"
Resolution 3840x2160
Max Refresh Rate
60 Hz
Pixel Type
VA
Variable Refresh Rate
FreeSync

Test Results

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Design
Design
Style
Curved Locked
Curve Radius Locked
Weight (without stand)
Locked
Weight (with stand)
Locked
Design
Stand
Width
Locked
Depth
Locked
N/A
Design
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Locked
Switch Portrait/Landscape Locked
Swivel Range Locked
Tilt Range Locked
Design
Back
Wall Mount Locked
Design
Borders
Borders
Locked
Design
Thickness
Thickness (with stand)
Locked
Thickness (without stand)
Locked
N/A
Design
Build Quality
Picture Quality
N/A
Picture Quality
Contrast
Native Contrast
Locked : 1
Contrast With Local Dimming
Locked : 1
N/A
Picture Quality
Local Dimming
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LG 32UL500-W Local Dimming Video Sample
Local Dimming
Locked
Backlight
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
SDR Peak Brightness
SDR Real Scene
Locked
SDR Peak 2% Window
Locked
SDR Peak 10% Window
Locked
SDR Peak 25% Window
Locked
SDR Peak 50% Window
Locked
SDR Peak 100% Window
Locked
SDR Sustained 2% Window
Locked
SDR Sustained 10% Window
Locked
SDR Sustained 25% Window
Locked
SDR Sustained 50% Window
Locked
SDR Sustained 100% Window
Locked
SDR ABL
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
HDR Peak Brightness
HDR Real Scene
Locked
HDR Peak 2% Window
Locked
HDR Peak 10% Window
Locked
HDR Peak 25% Window
Locked
HDR Peak 50% Window
Locked
HDR Peak 100% Window
Locked
HDR Sustained 2% Window
Locked
HDR Sustained 10% Window
Locked
HDR Sustained 25% Window
Locked
HDR Sustained 50% Window
Locked
HDR Sustained 100% Window
Locked
HDR ABL
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Horizontal Viewing Angle
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LG 32UL500-W Horizontal Viewing Angle Video Sample
Color Washout From Left
Locked
Color Washout From Right
Locked
Color Shift From Left
Locked
Color Shift From Right
Locked
Brightness Loss From Left
Locked
Brightness Loss From Right
Locked
Black Level Raise From Left
Locked
Black Level Raise From Right
Locked
Gamma Shift From Left
Locked
Gamma Shift From Right
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Vertical Viewing Angle
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LG 32UL500-W Vertical Viewing Angle Video Sample
Color Washout From Below
Locked
Color Washout From Above
Locked
Color Shift From Below
Locked
Color Shift From Above
Locked
Brightness Loss From Below
Locked
Brightness Loss From Above
Locked
Black Level Raise From Below
Locked
Black Level Raise From Above
Locked
Gamma Shift From Below
Locked
Gamma Shift From Above
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Gray Uniformity
50% Std. Dev.
Locked %
50% DSE
Locked %
5% Std. Dev.
Locked %
5% DSE
Locked %
N/A
Picture Quality
Black Uniformity
Native Std. Dev.
Locked %
Std. Dev. w/ L.D.
Locked %
N/A
Picture Quality
Pre Calibration
Picture Mode
Locked
Luminance
Locked cd/m2
Luminance Settings
Locked
Contrast Setting
Locked
RGB Controls
Locked
Gamma Setting
Locked
Color Temperature
Locked
White Balance dE
Locked
Color dE
Locked
Gamma
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Post Calibration
Picture Mode
Locked
Luminance
Locked cd/m2
Luminance Settings
Locked
Contrast Setting
Locked
RGB Controls
Locked
Gamma Setting
Locked
Color Temperature
Locked
White Balance dE
Locked
Color dE
Locked
Gamma
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
SDR Color Gamut
sRGB xy
Locked
Adobe RGB xy
Locked
sRGB Picture Mode
Locked
Adobe RGB Picture Mode
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
SDR Color Volume
sRGB In ICtCp
Locked
Adobe RGB In ICtCp
Locked
sRGB Picture Mode
Locked
Adobe RGB Picture Mode
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
HDR Color Gamut
Wide Color Gamut
Locked
DCI P3 xy
Locked
Rec. 2020 xy
Locked
DCI P3 Picture Mode
Locked
Rec. 2020 Picture Mode
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
HDR Color Volume
DCI-P3 In ICtCp
Locked
Rec. 2020 In ICtCp
Locked
DCI P3 Picture Mode
Locked
Rec. 2020 Picture Mode
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Image Retention
IR After 0 Min Recovery
Locked %
IR After 2 Min Recovery
Locked %
IR After 4 Min Recovery
Locked %
IR After 6 Min Recovery
Locked %
IR After 8 Min Recovery
Locked %
IR After 10 Min Recovery
Locked %
N/A
Picture Quality
Gradient
Color Depth
Locked Bit
N/A
Picture Quality
Color Bleed
Pixel Row Error
Locked %
Pixel Column Error
Locked %
N/A
Picture Quality
Reflections
Screen Finish
Locked
Total Reflections
Locked
Indirect Reflections
Locked
Calculated Direct Reflections
Locked
N/A
Picture Quality
Text Clarity
Sub-Pixel Layout
Locked
Motion
N/A
Motion
Response Time @ Max Refresh Rate
Best Overdrive Setting
Locked
Rise / Fall Time
Locked ms
Total Response Time
Locked ms
Overshoot Error
Locked %
Dark Rise / Fall Time
Locked ms
Dark Total Response Time
Locked ms
Dark Overshoot Error
Locked %
N/A
Motion
Response Time @ 60Hz
Best Overdrive Setting
Locked
Rise / Fall Time
Locked ms
Total Response Time
Locked ms
Overshoot Error
Locked %
Dark Rise / Fall Time
Locked ms
Dark Total Response Time
Locked ms
Dark Overshoot Error
Locked %
N/A
Motion
Image Flicker
Flicker-Free Locked
PWM Dimming Frequency
Locked
N/A
Motion
Black Frame Insertion (BFI)
Black Frame Insertion (BFI)
Locked
BFI Maximum Frequency
Locked Hz
BFI Minimum Frequency
Locked Hz
N/A
Motion
Refresh Rate
Native
Locked Hz
Max Refresh Rate
Locked Hz
Variable Refresh Rate
Locked
FreeSync
Locked
G-SYNC
Locked
VRR Maximum
Locked Hz
VRR Minimum
Locked
VRR Supported Connectors Locked
Inputs
N/A
Inputs
Input Lag
Native Resolution
Locked ms
Native Resolution @ 60Hz
Locked ms
Variable Refresh Rate
Locked ms
Variable Refresh Rate @ 60Hz
Locked ms
10 Bit HDR
Locked ms
Black Frame Insertion (BFI)
Locked ms
N/A
Inputs
Resolution And Size
Native Resolution Locked
Aspect Ratio Locked
Megapixels Locked MP
Pixel Density
Locked PPI
Screen Diagonal Locked inches
Screen Area Locked sq inches
Inputs
Inputs
Inputs
Total Inputs
DisplayPort Locked
Mini DisplayPort Locked
HDMI Locked
DVI Locked
VGA Locked
DisplayPort Out Locked
USB Locked
USB C Locked
Analog Audio Out 3.5mm Locked
Microphone In 3.5mm Locked
Digital Optical Audio Out Locked
Analog Audio Out RCA Locked
Power Supply Locked
Features
Features
Additional Features
RGB Illumination
Locked
Speakers
Locked
HDR10 Locked
Multiple Input Display
Locked
Features
On-Screen Display (OSD)
Features
Controls
Features
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