Your browser is not Javascript enable or you have turn it off. We recommend you to activate for better security reasonEizo's new 27" EV2780 monitor can connect via USB-C - FlatpanelsHD

Eizo's new 27" EV2780 monitor can connect via USB-C

08 Nov 2016 | Rasmus Larsen |

Apple has made the decision to go all-in on USB Type-C / Thunderbolt, and compatible monitors are emerging to fill the void. Eizo has announced a 27-inch EV2780 that connects via USB Type-C.

2560x1440 resolution via USB-C

USB Type-C – or just USB-C – has several “alt modes” (alternative modes) that allow the cables to carry video, audio and data signals, even power. This is what Eizo, like LG, is utilizing on its newest monitor.

Eizo EV2780


- “With USB Type-C, a single cable transmits video, audio, and USB signals and supports a super speed transfer rate of up to 5 Gbps between the FlexScan EV2780 and connected devices. In addition, the FlexScan EV2780 can supply up to 30 watts of power for recharging notebook PCs and other devices via one USB Type-C cable, eliminating the need for separate power cables,” says Eizo.

The monitor can charge a laptop while connected.

If you have yet to adopt USB Type-C you can connect the monitor via one of the DisplayPort or HDMI input ports. The speaker has a “1mm bezel-less” design and 2x1W speakers, says Eizo.

Eizo EV2780


It is a 27-inch IPS LCD panels with 2560x1440 resolution and 1000:1 contrast ratio. IPS LCD panels have wide viewing angles but relatively low contrast. There is also a built-in light sensor.

The release date was not announced but it appears that the monitor will retail for 102.800 Yen in Japan, which is approximately 900 Euro. More information is available at eizo.com.

Additional Features

One DisplayPort and one HDMI input terminal
Dual one-watt internal speaker and a headphone jack
Ergonomic stand with 155 mm height adjustment, 40° tilt (5° down, 35° up), 344° swivel 90° pivot for portrait mode
Flicker-free viewing at all brightness levels
sRGB, Movie, Paper, and two user-adjustable preset modes.
23 watts of power during typical use and zero watts of power consumed when the main power switch is off
Overdrive circuit with 5 ms gray-to-gray response time for smooth display of moving images
Five-year warranty and six-month guarantee against bright pixels from purchase date



Latest news

Vizio TV

Vizio TVs will soon support Disney+ over built-in Chromecast

20 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
Netflix Stranger Things

Netflix now requires films to be captured in HDR

19 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
8K Blu-ray

An 8K disc format is unlikely. Here's why

15 Nov 2019 | Yoeri Geutskens |
Xbox game streaming

Microsoft xCloud is launching in 2020, will support PC, iOS & PS4 controller

15 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
Beovision Harmony

Bang & Olufsen launches 65" Beovision Harmony OLED TV

15 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
Disney+

Disney+ attracted 10 million subscribers on launch day

15 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
Disney+

Disney+ launch once again highlights the Smart TV update problem

13 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |
Disney+

Disney+ now live with lots of Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars in 4K HDR & Atmos

12 Nov 2019 | Rasmus Larsen |