Eizo ColorEdge CG2700X monitor review

There are cheaper monitors but the Eizo ColorEdge CG2700X has enough to entice photographers and videographers

5 Star Rating
Eizo ColorEdge CG2700X review
(Image: © Eizo)

Digital Camera World Verdict

The Eizo ColorEdge CG2700X delivers a high-quality, natural viewing experience with plenty of detail along with the ability to switch been landscape and portrait orientation. Its built-in calibration system is also easy to use, but has advanced features for experienced users, and it ensures that the colours you see are accurate.


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    Built-in calibration system

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    Rotates between landscape and portrait orientation

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    Easy connection


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    High price

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    Single USB-C port

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    Orientation switching not seamless

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Eizo is one of the best-known names in computer monitor production and it has strong reputation amongst photographers and videographers. The ColorEdge CG2700X (3840 x 2160) was announced in November 2022 along with the ColorEdge CG2700S (2560x1440) as a more affordable alternative.

While it’s listed as a 27-inch monitor, the Eizo ColorEdge CG2700X actually measures 26.9-inch (68.4 cm) across the screen and it has a viewable area of 596.2 x 335.3 mm. Its a 4K screen with a resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels and a pixel pitch of 0.155 x 0.155 mm.

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Angela Nicholson

Angela has been testing camera gear from all the major manufacturers since January 2004 and has been Amateur Photographer’s Technical Editor and Head of Testing for Future Publishing’s photography portfolio (Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-PhotoPractical PhotoshopPhotography Week and Professional Photography magazines, as well as the Digital Camera World and TechRadar websites). She is the founder of SheClicks - a community group that encourages and supports female photographers.