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Samsung Series 8 High Res S27A850D 27in PLS WQHD LED Monitor 2560X1440 5ms 2xDVI DP Pivot

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Part #: LS27A850DS/ZA

SKU: 64747
Shipping Weight: 23.55 lbs

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Experience: 1 Weeks


-very bright
-good pixel density
-good arrangement of ports
-stand is sturdy compared to their other options
kind of pricy even now
Its a great panel from samsung as always. great stand and connectiveity

Experience: 2 Months


excellent mid range monitor, as good as IPS technology, replaced my beloved HP ZR24w
stand is not as good as HP, lights leaks when the screen is black
had two ZR24W worked beautifully for 2 and half years,loved the color on the IPS panels, only problem I had with em are the heat, they generate lots of heat after long uses, bought a used SA850 24 INCH last year b a great price, the RLS panel seems good and even brighter than the ZR24W, and much less heat, one more thing, the 27 inch vision I bought is not as bright as the 24 inch, I guess its b/c they not cut from the same panel, over all its a great LCD for its price, great for reading test and watching videos

Experience: 1 Years


design, colour, pivot,
Absolutely beautiful monitor, vibrant colours, great design, 1440p gives you lots of real estate, and absolutely gorgeous to game on. Will need a descent video card to game with though keep that in mind.

Experience: 2 Months


Great simple flat black design.
Great colour reproduction.
Very bright out of the box.
Light sensor with Motion Sensor.
Actual buttons, Well designed into the Bezel.
ECO Power Saving Features.
Good Response times.
Sturdy well designed stand.
PBP Picture by Picture.
"Fastest" setting for Response Times causes Ghosting instead of preventing it, Best setting is "Faster"
Pricey, But so worth it :)
The Samsung SyncMaster A850DS came out of the box with great colours and picture.
Brightness was very bright at first but with ECO and picture settings allowed to get a great picture while conserving energy.
Light sensors can be enabled allowing you to reduce eyestrain by adjusting screen brightness to match the surrounding environment.
The ECO Motion Sensor allows the monitor to automatically dim, then power off, but then power back on once it detects anyone.
ECO power savings reduce up to 40% energy consumption, which allows the monitor to run cool all day without reducing picture quality.

Response times are good enough to play all types of Pc games, So far I've tried Battlefield 3, Assassin's Creed 3, Shank 2, All looked and played great. One note with Gaming is under Monitors settings "Picture>Response Time", The "Fastest" setting for Response Times causes Ghosting instead of preventing it, The best setting is "Faster"

A neat feature is Picture by Picture (PBP) which enables you to connect two different video sources into the monitor and split it into two 1280x1440 screens.

Overall this is a great monitor that I would highly recommend to others looking for a large 27" IPS monitor, It's pro's outweigh the con's easily and Mine luckily arrived with zero dead pixel's.

Experience: 7 Days


beautiful design. beautiful color.
short cable.
beautiful design. beautiful color. pivot. the best monitor.

Experience: 40 Days


Stunningly minimal industrial design. 2560x1440 very high dpi display. Clear and bright. Incredible color reproduction out of box. No perceivable input lag or ghosting. Real control buttons. Sleek and beautiful. Great viewing angles.
blacks are not consistent across the monitor. More than negligible blacklight bleed.
Beautiful minimalist design, bright, ultra high dpi, incredible viewing angles and color reproduction, no lag. Prefect, but for inconsistent black levels. Noticeable bright patches detract from dark images.

Experience: 5 Days


Excellent Color, no image lag noticeable in game, bright, no ugly anti reflective coatings, great connections, and great stand.
None so far
Excellent monitor, I would recommend to anyone. I wish it was 120hz 3D but the only available 3D models are not 2560X1440 PLS except for a few korean ones but I don't trust the reliability.

Experience: 5 Months


Game look fantastic at 2560X1440 resolution
I like the pivot function.
usb3 hub
I like the pivot function. Nice to read book or to write office document with full page view
Not a con, but you need an high end video card to play games on max details at 2560X1440 resolution. Pushed my Gtx 570 to the limit, but now i got 2 GTX 670 (SLI) from boxing day :)

Experience: 3 Months


Nice resolution, fairly small footprint, dependable brand
16:9 resolution
Slightly annoyed at the 16:9. Not everyone wants crazy widescreen resolutions. Would have preferred 2560x1600
But when it comes to a decent resolution overall, a reasonably small footprint and good colour reproduction, this is an amazing monitor.

Experience: 4 Months


high resolution
usb3 hub
if you use your computer many hours a day and need high resolution, this is your monitor.

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The Samsung LED PCS panel uses up to 50% less energy than traditional CCFL displays. And combined with eco features such as eco savings, eco light sensor and eco motion sensor, the 8 Series Samsung monitors help you significantly reduce energy consumption.

Enhanced Connectivity
VGA, Dual Link DVI, Display Port and USB 3.0 give you high-speed connectivity and flexibility. And using Display Port and DVI together, you can connect your display to two different PCs at once. The SA850 comes with four USB 3.0 ports.

Quick Specs:
Aspect Ratio 16:9
Package Contents
  • SyncMaster S27A850D Widescreen LCD Monitor
  • Installation Software
  • DVI Cable
Built-in Devices USB Hub
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1
Response Time 5 ms
Limited Warranty 3 Year
Weight (Approximate) 14.50 lb
Color Matte Black
Brightness 300 Nit
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
Screen Size 27"
Maximum Resolution 2560 x 1440
Screen Mode 4K UHD
Country of Origin Mexico
Height 15.3"
Width 25.3"
Depth 1.6"
Number of Screens 1
Environmentally Friendly Yes
Environmental Certification TCO Displays 5.0 ENERGY STAR EPEAT Gold
Backlight Technology LED
VESA Mount Compatible Yes
Operating Power Consumption 71 W
Standby Power Consumption 400 mW
Height with Stand 17.40"
Width with Stand 25.30"
Depth with Stand 8.80"
DisplayPort Yes
Energy Star Yes

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Built-in Devices  
     Built-in Devices: USB Hub
General Information  
     Brand Name: Samsung
     Manufacturer: Samsung
     Manufacturer Part Number: LS27A850DS/ZA
     Manufacturer Website Address: https://www.samsung.ca
     Product Line: SyncMaster
     Product Model: S27A850D
     Product Name: SyncMaster S27A850D Widescreen LCD Monitor
     Product Series: 850
     Product Type: LCD Monitor
     DisplayPort: Yes
     DVI: Yes
     USB: Yes
     USB Standard: USB 3.0
     VGA: Yes
     Country of Origin: Mexico
     Energy Star: Yes
     Environmental Certification: TCO Displays 5.0
     Environmentally Friendly: Yes
     Package Contents:
  • SyncMaster S27A850D Widescreen LCD Monitor
  • Installation Software
  • DVI Cable

Physical Characteristics  
     Color: Matte Black
     Depth: 1.60" (40.64 mm)
     Depth with Stand: 8.80" (223.52 mm)
     Height: 15.30" (388.62 mm)
     Height with Stand: 17.40" (441.96 mm)
     VESA Mount Compatible: Yes
     VESA Mount Standard: 100 x 200
     Weight (Approximate): 6.58 kg
     Width: 25.30" (642.62 mm)
     Width with Stand: 25.30" (642.62 mm)
Power Description  
     Operating Power Consumption: 71 W
     Standby Power Consumption: 400 mW
Technical Information  
     Adjustable Display Angle: Yes
     Adjustable Display Height: Yes
     Adjustable Display Pivot: Yes
     Aspect Ratio: 16:9
     Backlight Technology: LED
     Features: Off Timer
Eco Saving
Picture in Picture
     Horizontal Viewing Angle: 178°
     Mount Type: Wall Mountable
     Number of Screens: 1
     Response Time: 5 ms
     Screen Mode: 4K UHD
     Screen Size: 27"
     Vertical Viewing Angle: 178°
     Brightness: 300 cd/m²
     Color Supported: 16.7 Million Colors
     Contrast Ratio: 1,000:1
     Maximum Resolution: 2560 x 1440
     Limited Warranty: 3 Year

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URL: http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/samsung_s27a850d.htm
Comment: tft central review
Posted by: Andre_N @08/11/12
URL: http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/monitors/display/samsung-sa850.html
Comment: XBits Labs' exhaustive review of the 27-inch SA850 with new PLS matrix
Posted by: BernardP @11/28/11
URL: http://www.hardwarecanucks.com/forum/hardware-canucks-reviews/48298-sa
Comment: While the new Samsung S27A850D isn’t perfect, it goes without saying that minor issues such as its USB 3.0 port location are far outweighed by the benefits it has to offer you. Excellent picture quality, forward looking power saving features which are based off of motion detection algorithms and all
Posted by: Mistral @11/25/11
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