If you have been considering Apple’s Studio Display, but have been hesitant because of the price, Phillips may have the solution for you. Their new Creator Series 27-inch display takes on the Apple Studio both in features and functionality, and is a fraction of the cost. Right now, it is $499 on Amazon.
The 27” display is a 4K, UHD, and IPS Black Display that features a height adjustable stand at no additional cost. It has Power Delivery (PD) of 96 Watts, easily allowing it to power your MacBook. It has Display Ports, three USB-C ports for connective other devices, and has a built-in KVM.
While the Studio Display is a 5K display, overall you can see that the Phillips Creative 27-Inch display is overall on par with the Apple display. And it is $1400 less when configured with the height adjustable stand. Oh, and it comes with a 4-year coverage warranty.
The Philips Creator Series 27E2F7901 27″ 4K UHD (3840×2160) monitor boasts outstanding aesthetics, both inside and out. The sleek, minimal design and edge-to-edge borderless screen create the impression that you’re swimming in a sea of colorful pixels. It engulfs your senses with rich colors and uncompromised visuals while elevating the look of your home or office. The newly-developed IPS Black technology delivers exceptional contrast, detailed color expression, and fast responsiveness, allowing creative professionals to produce outstanding visual content. Its color gamut coverage of sRGB 100% and DCI-P3 98% ensures accurate colors, critical for color-editing applications. DisplayHDR 400 brings characters and scenes to life with stunningly accurate shadow detail and nuanced blacks. Users can also choose from numerous color spaces via the OSD menu, including Display-P3, which is especially suitable for Apple users, since it perfectly matches the colors and details on your Macbook* screen. Share peripherals and switch seamlessly between your laptop and PC with the KVM switch for better productivity. The rich selection of ports includes a USB Dock and a USB-C port that supports up to 96 watts power delivery so you can fast charge your laptop, watch high-resolution video, power devices, or transfer files at super-speed with a single cable. With LowBlue mode, you can work and play with more comfort and efficiency. The ergonomic VESA compatible stand is fully adjustable with height, tilt, pivot, and swivel functions. The monitor also comes with 4-year advanced replacement coverage.