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Help with Eizo Coloredge CG275W

sttlnb53 4 2
12 Mar 2014 2:57PM
I have the opportunity to purchase a brand new CG275W for $50 but the screen is cracked and I was wondering if anyone on here might have information on the type of panel is used in the CG275W. I have done all kinds of research trying to find a panel number with no results. The closest thing I found specification wise was a panel on ebay made by lg but nothing official that stated that the panel was compatible with the CG275W. Anyone had one of these things apart?

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sttlnb53 4 2
13 Mar 2014 2:44AM
Just in case anyone else has the same question(I couldn't find anything on this panel before I bought the monitor), I bought the monitor and the panel is an LG and the model number is LM270WQ2-SLA1( the SLA1 will show up sometimes as (SL)(A1)). There are 4 revisions of this screen and revisions 1, 3, and 4 use a WLED as opposed to the Cold Cathode Florescent Lamp(CCFL) that is in the LM270WQ2. The first revision can be found on Ebay for $150 currently but revisions 1, 3, and 4 seem to be a little harder to get ahold of. From what I have found in my research thus far the WLED panels are probably not interchangeable with the CCFL as they use different backlights but I have found CCFL to LED conversion ribbons and I know it can be done on laptop screens so at this point it is inconclusive.
keithh Plus
14 25.4k 33 Wallis And Futuna
13 Mar 2014 10:43AM
I believe that was the same panel that Apple used in their Thunderbolt and NEC in their Spectraview displays a couple of years back.

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sttlnb53 4 2
13 Mar 2014 10:05PM
You are correct. The version in Apple's Thunderbolt is the LM270WQ1(the WLED version) and I believe that NEC has actually used revisions Q1, Q2(CCFL), and Q3 in the Spectraview.

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