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Lenovo unveils gaming and professional monitors at Tech World 2021

Lenovo Thinkvision P27u 20
Lenovo Thinkvision P27u 20 (Image credit: Daniel Rubino / Windows Central)

What you need to know

  • Lenovo announced three new gaming monitors at Tech World 2021.
  • The ThinkVision P27u-20 is a professional monitor, and the Lenovo G27e-20 and Lenovo G24e-20 are gaming monitors.
  • The ThinkVision P27u-20 will be available in December 2021 for $769.
  • The Lenovo G27e-20 and Lenovo G24e-20 launch in October 2021 at $240 and $210, respectively.

Lenovo announced three new monitors at Tech World 2021, the ThinkVision P27u-20, the Lenovo G27e-20, and the Lenovo G24e-20. The ThinkVision monitor is a professional display, while the G27e-20 and G24e-20 are gaming monitors. Lenovo looks to compete with the best monitors and best gaming monitors with its expanded lineup.

The ThinkVision P27u-20 is a 27-inch monitor with a resolution of 3840 x 2160. It has factory calibrated color accuracy, including covering 99.1% DCI-P3 and 99.5% Adobe RGB. Its screen is VESA Certified DisplayHDR 400, which means it should deliver realistic brightness and darkness.

On the ports side of things, the ThinkVision P27u-20 has Thunderbolt 4 docking display capability. It features multiple USB 3.2 ports, including a Thunderbolt 4 port that supports up to 40Gbps of data and power up to 100W. The monitor also has a 27W power out port for charging smartphones and other devices.

Source: Daniel Rubino / Windows Central (Image credit: Source: Daniel Rubino / Windows Central)

ThinkVision P27u-20

CategoryThinkVision P27u-20
Screen size27 inches
Resolution3840x2160 (UHD)
Refresh rate60Hz
Aspect ratio16:9
BacklightWLED
Panel typeIPS
Anti-glare
HDRDisplayHDR 400
Bit depth10-bit (8 + FRC)
Color100% sRGB
99.5% AdobeRGB
99.1% DCI-P3
100% BT.709
Brightness450 nits
Contrast ratio1,000:1
Response time4ms (Extreme)
6ms (Typical)
PortsTwo Thunderbolt 4 (up / down)
Two HDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.2
3.5mm audio
Ethernet
Two USB-A 3.2 (up)
Three USB-A 3.2 (down)
USB-C (down)
AudioDual 3W speakers
VESA100mm x 100mm
AvailabilityDecember 2021
PriceFrom $769

Lenovo G27e-20

CategoryLenovo G27e-20
Screen size27 inches
Resolution1920x1080 (FHD)
Refresh rate100Hz (typical)
120Hz (overclock)
Aspect ratio16:9
Panel typeVA
Anti-glare
Bit depth8-bit
Brightness300 nits
Contrast ratio3,000:1
Response time1ms (MPRT)
VRRAMD FreeSync Premium
PortsHDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.2
3.5mm audio
Color95% sRGB
VESA100mm x 100mm
AvailabilityOctober 2021
PriceFrom $240

Lenovo G24e-20

CategoryLenovo G24e-20
Screen size23.8 inches
Resolution1920x1080 (FHD)
Refresh rate100Hz (typical)
120Hz (overclock)
Aspect ratio16:9
Panel typeVA
Anti-glare
Bit depth8-bit
Brightness300 nits
Contrast ratio3,000:1
Response time1ms (MPRT)
VRRAMD FreeSync Premium
PortsHDMI 2.0
DisplayPort 1.2
3.5mm audio
Color95% sRGB
VESA100mm x 100mm
AvailabilityOctober 2021
PriceFrom $210

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Moving to gaming, the Lenovo G27e-20 and G24e-20 are from the company's new line of consumer G-Series gaming monitors. Both monitors support AMD FreeSync Premium and have a 1 ms Moving Picture Response Time (MRPT). They also both have displays with a refresh rate of 100Hz. Each monitor can hit an overclock refresh rate of 120Hz. The Lenovo G27e-20 has a 27-inch display, while the Lenovo G24e-20 has a 23.8-inch screen. The displays of the new gaming monitors are FHD (1920 x 1080). Each new G-Series are Lenovo Eyesafe, which means they reduce blue light.

The ThinkVision P27u-20 will be available in December 2021 for $769. The Lenovo G27e-20 and Lenovo G24e-20 launch in October 2021 at $240 and $210, respectively.

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