Caldwell University in Caldwell, NJ wanted to bring a professional feel to its brand new esports arena. They wanted the best displays, computer components, and Internet service available for the arena, and they called on LG Business Solutions USA for the display segment.
The esports arena is now equipped with 12 LG 27-inch FHD UltraGear gaming monitors for the players. Additionally, two LG 43-inch 4K UHD displays show spectators the entire game field, including the players’ perspectives on each individual gaming monitor. The hallways surrounding the arena give guests a clear view of the action as well, with four LG 55-inch 4K UHD digital signage displays showing live competitions, practices, and recordings of past tournaments.
While many institutions have been slow to adapt, the trend has been changing. Caldwell has shown itself to be innovative and responsive to student needs, offering an outlet for professional and high-level amateur gamers to pursue esports as both a player and a manager, with the university’s first major and minor degree programs in esports management. The esports arena has become a favorite stop on new student tours.
Gearing up for the Win
LG’s 27GK75B-B 27-inch UltraGear gaming monitors are ideal for high-sensitivity online games, providing a 240Hz refresh rate for fluid motion, 1 millisecond latency, 400 nits of brightness, and custom controls for black levels and tilt/height/swivel adjustment. They render objects clearly for smooth gameplay and great visual fluidity, letting the player see even the dynamic and fast-moving objects amid all the action.
The 43-inch 4K UHD monitors 43BN70U-B provide outstanding Ultra HD performance due to the specially designed 4K display panel with In-Plane Switching (IPS), delivering great colors that remain virtually consistent at wide viewing angles, with four times the resolution of Full HD.
The 55-inch 55UU340C UHD commercial public display TV supports UHD/4K resolution to provide optimal viewing in diverse business environments, and automatically upgrades Full HD content to ULTRA HD through several steps of the upscaling processes. The TV can deliver intense highlights, vivid colors, and deep black by HDR10.
Caldwell University’s esports arena also has the fastest wired Internet access in the entire university, which combines with the fastest PCs and LG monitors to produce an unrivaled experience for students.