Dell UP3218K 31.5-inch Ultra HD 8K Monitor has 33.2 million pixels, costs $4999


Dell at the ongoing CES 2017 introduced UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Monitor (UP3218K) that offers  four times more content than Ultra HD 4K resolution and 16 times more content than Full HD. It has 33.2 million pixels of resolution compared to a 5K monitor’s 14 million pixels of resolution.

Dell PremierColor offers 1.07 billion colors and 100% Adobe RGB and 100% sRGB, and an 280 ppi to view most images in native format.

Dell UP3218K 32-inch Ultra HD 8K Monitor (UP3218K) highlights and specifications

  • 31.5-inch (7680 x 4320 pixels) Ultra HD 8K  panel with 60 Hz / 178⁰/178⁰ wide viewing angle, 400 cd/m2 brightness, 1,300:1 contrast ratio
  • 100% Adobe RGB, 100% sRGB, 100% Rec709, 98% DCI-P3 and >80% Rec2020 color gamut
  • Ultra-thin bezels (~ 9.7mm) on all 4 sides
  • 2x DP 1.3, Audio line-out and 4x USB 3.0 ports with 1x BC1.2 charging capability
  • Finest of details with over 33.2 million pixels of resolution and high pixel density of 280 ppi.
  • Four times more content than Ultra HD 4K resolution and 16 times more content than Full HD.
  • Wide color coverage based on major industry standards.
  • 1.07 billion colors (64 times the number in a standard Dell monitor at 16.9 million) provides greater color gradation.
  • Precise factory color calibration for consistent content creation right from the start.
  • Optional hardware (X-rite colorimeter) lets users fine tune colors in-house.
  • Aluminum parts, refined finishing – crafted to perfection.
  • Minimized distraction with ultra-thin bezel on all four sides of the screen.
  • Superior viewing comfort – tilt, pivot, swivel, height adjustability features.


Dell also introduced Dell 27 Ultrathin Monitor (S2718D) with 27-inch (2560×1440 pixels) Quad HD 60 Hz panel,  innovative ultrathin bezel design on all four sides for a visually borderless view, over 99% sRGB and Built-in USB-C connectivity for convenient single video/data/power cable management.


It also introduced Dell 24 Touch Monitor (P2418HT) with 23.8-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) 60 Hz  178⁰/178⁰wide viewing angle Antiglare panel with 3H hardness, 10-point touch, Ultrathin bezels and Unique articulating stand with height-adjustment, plus extended tilt and swivel capabilities to position the screen in the ideal position for touch navigation.

The Dell UltraSharp 32 Ultra HD 8K Monitor (UP3218K) starts at $4,999 (Rs. 3,39,830) and the Dell 27 Ultrathin Monitor (S2718D) costs $699.99 (Rs. 47,560 approx.). Both these will be available from March 23 on in the United States. The  Dell 24 Touch Monitor (P2418HT) starts at $399.99 (Rs. 27,180 approx.) and will be available Jan. 12 on in the United States.

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