LaCie announces 24-inch 324i display with 10–bit IPS panel; $1,249

LaCie is adding to its monitor collection today with the unveiling of the 324i, which boasts a a 10–bit P–IPS LCD panel.

LaCie is adding to its monitor collection today with the unveiling of the 324i, which boasts a a 10–bit P–IPS LCD panel.

Promising a "realistic presentation without discoloration or inconvenient pattern distortions," the 324i and its IPS panel offer up 102% NTSC and 98% Adobe RGB color gamuts. And thanks to the anti-glare panel, users get a 178° viewing angle that shouldn't distort the color nor the imagery on display. For more flexibility when working, users can also toggle the monitor 90° from landscape to portrait, and vice versa.

Other need-to-know information on this 24-inch display include:

  • 1,920 x 1,200 resolution
  • 1000:1 contrast ratio
  • Backlight stabilization
  • Cable manager
  • Available with hood and blue eye colorimeter
  • Connectivity: Three USB 2.0 ports, DisplayPort, DVI–D, HDMI, Component

The LaCie 324i is available now for a whopping $1,249. This is definitely something for professional illustrators as well as graphic and web designers.