Eizo CG318-4K vs Eizo FlexScan EV3237
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Eizo CG318-4K

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Eizo CG318-4K

£3,140.00
£1,018.45
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 4096 x 2160 pixels resolution PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and an additional award from another expert site
97
Reviews
15 Reviews + 2 Awards
49
Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£180 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
31.1" 4096 X 2160 Pixels No 9ms Jan 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 31.1"
Display Resolution 4096 X 2160 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 9ms
Release Date Jan 2016
Eizo FlexScan EV3237

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and high-quality 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution PC display, with one of the biggest display diagonals around but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
94
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£53 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
31.5" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels No 5ms Aug 2014 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 31.5"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Aug 2014
Energy Efficiency A
Eizo CG318-4K

77

Overall Score

77

Overall Score

Eizo CG318-4K

£3,140.00
£1,018.45
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and award winning 4096 x 2160 pixels resolution PC display, with an Editor's Choice award from one expert review website and an additional award from another expert site
97
Reviews
15 Reviews + 2 Awards
49
Value for Money
Average
87
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
55
Running Costs
£180 Over 5 Years
77
Overall Score
Very Good
31.1" 4096 X 2160 Pixels No 9ms Jan 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date
Display Diagonal 31.1"
Display Resolution 4096 X 2160 Pixels
3D No
Response Time 9ms
Release Date Jan 2016
Eizo FlexScan EV3237

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very economical to run and high-quality 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution PC display, with one of the biggest display diagonals around but representing only moderate value for money
51
Value for Money
Average
94
Features
Fully-Featured
69
Age
3 Years Old
81
Running Costs
£53 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good
31.5" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels No 5ms Aug 2014 A
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Display Diagonal 31.5"
Display Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
3D No
Response Time 5ms
Release Date Aug 2014
Energy Efficiency A

Top Prices

Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
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£3,140.00
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Eizo ColorEdge CG318-4K 31-Inch IPS Ultra HD Color Management Monitor - Black
£4,113.70
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£4,538.95
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Reasons For

Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
3 Reasons For
Two HDMI Ports
The Eizo CG318-4K has two HDMI ports, however the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 only has one HDMI port.

This indicates the number of HDMI ports the monitor has.

More HDMI ports means that you can plug in more devices (computer, games console, DVD player, etc) to the screen at once.

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Expert Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average expert review score of the Eizo CG318-4K is 95%, however the average rating of the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 83% (based on 24 reviews).
User Reviews Are a Lot Better
The average user review score of the Eizo CG318-4K is 100%, however the average rating of the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 87% (based on 6 reviews).
7 Reasons For
Bigger Display Diagonal
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is a 31.5" PC monitor. That's 0.4" bigger than the Eizo CG318-4K (31.1").

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

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4ms Faster Response Time
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a response time of 5ms, whereas the Eizo CG318-4K is a 9ms response time PC monitor (4ms slower).

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

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Built-In Speaker(s)
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has a built-in speaker(s), but the Eizo CG318-4K does not.

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

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Cheaper by £2,039
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 costs £1,101.00, whereas the Eizo CG318-4K is £3,140.00.
More Shops Are Selling it
The more sellers stock the product, the greater competition amongst sellers to keep prices low.
£132 Cheaper to Run Over Five Years
Over five years the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 only costs £53 to run whereas the Eizo CG318-4K costs £185 to run (251% more).
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Five More Awards
The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has 7 awards from expert review sites, however the Eizo CG318-4K has 2 awards.

Reasons Against

Reviews & Awards

Awards

The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has more awards than the Eizo CG318-4K. The Eizo FlexScan EV3237 has 7 awards, where as the Eizo CG318-4K has 2 awards. Compare all award winning PC monitors.
Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
2 Awards
alphr.com: Recommended A-List digitalartsonline.co.uk: Editor's Choice
7 Awards Best
hardwareluxx.de: Excellent Hardware hardwareluxx.ru: Excellent Hardware itwriter.ru: Recommended ixbt.com: Original Design Lydogbilde.no: Best in Test 5 Star megaobzor.com/: Recommended onlinepc.ch: Very Good

Average Expert Rating

The Eizo CG318-4K has better expert reviews than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237. The average expert reviews score for the Eizo CG318-4K is 95% based on 7 reviews, where as the average score for the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 83% based on 24 reviews.
Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Best
5 stars
2 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
4 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Average User Rating

The Eizo CG318-4K has better user reviews than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237. The average user reviews score for the Eizo CG318-4K is 100% based on 11 reviews, where as the average score for the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 is 87% based on 6 reviews.
Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Best
5 stars
11 reviews
4 stars
0 reviews
3 stars
0 reviews
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews
5 stars
3 reviews
4 stars
2 reviews
3 stars
1 review
2 stars
0 reviews
1 star
0 reviews

Proportion of Users That Recommend It

For both the Eizo CG318-4K than the Eizo FlexScan EV3237 the same percentage of owners recommend the product. In both cases 11.1% recommend the product, based on a total of 18 reviews for the Eizo CG318-4K and 18 reviews for the Eizo CG318-4K.

Date Released

Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
25 months old Best 43 months old

Key Features

Display Diagonal

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Response Time

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Built-in Speaker(s)

Built in speakers allow you to output sound through the monitor without any need for external speakers.

With built in speakers you can use the monitor like a TV for watch videos to listening to music.

Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Best
No
Yes

Width

Energy Efficiency

Energy Efficiency Class

Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
No data

Running Costs Over 5 Years

PC monitor running costs calculated based on an average of 8 hours of use per day. The running cost comprises the electricity cost when using the PC monitor and the electricity standby cost. Compare all energy saving PC monitors.

Environmental Impact

We have calculated the amount of CO2 that will be generated by running each of these PC monitors for 5 years. We have then converted that into the number of tree seedlings that you would need to plant and grow for 10 years in order to offset that amount of CO2.
Eizo CG318-4K
Eizo
CG318-4K
23 trees 0.92 tonnes CO2
Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Eizo
FlexScan EV3237
7 trees 0.26 tonnes CO2 (Best)

Specification

 
 
 
Display Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Display Diagonal 31.1" 31.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
4096 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
4096 x 2160
 4096 x 2160
Response Time 9ms 5ms
BEST
Vertical Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
1500:1
 1500:1
1500:1
 1500:1
Display
LED
 LED
LED
 LED
Supported Graphics Resolutions
3840 x 2160 2560 x 1440
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
720 x 400
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 400
3840 x 2160 2560 x 1440
1920 x 1200 (WUXGA) 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
1280 x 1024 (SXGA) 800 x 600 (SVGA)
720 x 400
 3840 x 2160
 2560 x 1440
 1920 x 1200 (WUXGA)
 1680 x 1050 (WSXGA+)
 1280 x 1024 (SXGA)
 800 x 600 (SVGA)
 720 x 400
HD Type
4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
Vertical Viewable Size 368.06mm 392mm
BEST
Horizontal Viewable Size 697.96mm
BEST
696.9mm
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count 1,070M Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Diagonal (metric) 78.9cm 80cm
BEST
Display Brightness 350 Cd/m²
BEST
300 Cd/m²
Color Gamut 99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Pixel Density 149ppi Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
HDMI Port 2
BEST
1
Headphone Outputs Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort 2 2
DVI-D Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port 1
BEST
USB Type-A Downstream Port 3 3
Upstream Port 1 1
 
 
 
Multimedia Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Speaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Loudspeaker Unknown - Click to provide data 2
 
 
 
Ergonomics Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Height Adjustment 149mm
BEST
139mm
Tilt Angle
Swivel Angle Range
Number of OSD Languages 9 Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Power Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Energy Efficiency Class
A+
 A+
A+
 A+
Typical Power Consumption 54W 30W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption 9W 0.5W
BEST
Power Consumption (PowerSave) 9W Unknown - Click to provide data
Annual Energy Consumption Unknown - Click to provide data 57kWh
Maximum Power Consumption 140W 105W
BEST
 
 
 
Operational Conditions Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Certificates Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Compliance Industry Standards
Rohs
 Rohs
Rohs
 Rohs
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Weight With Stand 12.2kg 10.6kg
BEST
Height (with Stand) 583mm 578mm
BEST
Depth (with Stand) 245mm 245mm
Width (with Stand) 735mm 731mm
BEST
Weight 8.3kg 7.8kg
BEST
Height 423mm 428mm
Depth 65.5mm 59.5mm
Width 735mm 731mm
 
 
 
Packaging Content Eizo CG318-4K Eizo FlexScan EV3237
Cables Included
HDMI DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
HDMI DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
Bundled Software
ColorNavigator
 ColorNavigator
ColorNavigator
 ColorNavigator

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