With its 32-inch class (31.5-inch diagonal) screen size, 3840 x 2160 high definition resolution and energy efficient edge-lit LED backlight, the Sharp PN-K321 monitor is ideal for professional applications where it's essential to view detailed information displayed with precision. This super-high resolution display allows you to view the content of four full HD screens on a single seamless display. It also features IGZO* technology, which supports increased pixel transparency and reduced current leakage, thereby making the monitor more energy efficient.
Note that 4K DisplayPort operation is only compatible with the new Mac Pro (Late 2013).
4K HDMI operation is compatible with MacBook Pro (Late 2013) and the new Mac Pro (Late 2013). HDMI input is not available in the European-market Sharp PN-K321.
- 32-inch class (31.5-inch diagonal) screen size
- Ultra-high definition LED display
- 1.07-billion colour palette
- 350 cd/m2 brightness; 800:1 contrast ratio
- Built-in 2W per channel stereo audio system
- Landscape- and portrait-mode compatible
- View the content of four full HD screens on a single seamless display
Did you notice?The IGZO* technology used in this monitor helps reduce power consumption.
Apple Recommends ForProfessional applications where it's essential to view detailed information and content with tremendous precision.
What's in the Box?
- Sharp 32-inch PN-K321 - 4K Ultra HD LED Monitor
- 5 cable clamps
- AC adaptor
- DisplayPort cable
- RS-232 conversion cable
- CD-ROM (utility disc)
- Setup manual
- Screen type: LED
- Input Type: DisplayPort
- Other Features: Built In Speakers
- Height: 44.1 cm/17.36 in.
- Width: 3.5 cm/1.38 in.
- Weight: 7.5 kg
- Length: 75 cm/29.53 in.
- Mfr. Part Number: PNK321
- UPC or EAN No.: 4974019777375
- Note: Apple's One-Year Limited Warranty does not apply to products that are not Apple-branded, even if packaged or sold with Apple products. Non-Apple-branded products may have the benefit of a manufacturer's warranty provided by the product manufacturer — please see your product box and literature for details. Benefits under the manufacturer's warranty are in addition to rights provided by consumer law. For details, click here.
- *IGZO (InGaZnO) is an oxide comprising indium (In), gallium (Ga) and zinc (Zn).
Ratings & Reviews
Expensive, but worth it.
Despite the expense, this screen really does deliver. And although the build isn't on par with an Apple thunderbolt, I believe tha Despite the expense, this screen really does deliver. And although the build isn't on par with an Apple thunderbolt, I believe that when it comes to such a display - form really does follow function. Simply superb! …
- Written by kelly H from Horsted Keynes
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Questions & Answers
Answers from the community
No, you cannot drive a 4K display at 60Hz using a 13inch Late 2013 MacBook Pro. Unfortunately it onl No, you cannot drive a 4K display at 60Hz using a 13inch Late 2013 MacBook Pro. Unfortunately it only has the integrated Intel Iris GPU in it. It is however possible to display 4K@60Hz with the 15" MacBook Pro (which has Intel Irs Pro).
As a workaround, you can drive a 4K display at 50Hz with a Late 2013 13" Macbook Pro, but it involves some hacking (creation of custom resolutions with a special tools) and is not supported by Apple. …
- Answered by István T
Will the MacBook Pro Mid 2014 with Thunderbolt 2 drive this monitor at 60Hz via Thunderbolt (and NOT HDMI)?
- Asked by Samuel F from Columbia
Does the included stand allow turning the monitor to portrait orientation?
- Asked by Jennifer C from Ithaca
To use the display in portrait orientation, you need to unscrew the panel from the included stand, r To use the display in portrait orientation, you need to unscrew the panel from the included stand, rotate the monitor to portrait mode, and then reattach the stand to the panel. You cannot switch between landscape and portrait by simply turning the display with your hands.
You can, however, mount the display to a third-party VESA compatible monitor arm or stand that has the ability to rotate the display from portrait to landscape orientation. …
- Answered by Anthony T from Wilmette
Display Port - HDMI
- Asked by Scott B from Arlington
You can run a Thunderbolt cable to the Sharp 4k display (up to 3) or to an Apple 27" Monitor (up to You can run a Thunderbolt cable to the Sharp 4k display (up to 3) or to an Apple 27" Monitor (up to 6). You'll notice the the Mini Display Port connector looks the same as the Thunderbolt cable. I have read that the cables are not backwards compatible (you can't use a mini display port cable with a thunderbolt i/o). This leaves the HDMI free. You will need to purchase a Thunderbolt cable if you do't have one already as the only thing included in the box with the Mac Pro is the power cable.
Whats in the box …
- Answered by Scott D from Chino Hills
Will this work at 60Hz with a 13" 2013 rMBP?
- Asked by Richard M
Not at 60Hz. It will work at 30Hz on that machine, and you must connect it using HDMI, not Thunderbo Not at 60Hz. It will work at 30Hz on that machine, and you must connect it using HDMI, not Thunderbolt/Displayport. …
- Answered by Kevin H from Stittsville
Does Apple Care purchased for a Mac Pro cover this monitor if the monitor is purchased at the same time?
- Asked by Parham F from Herndon
No. Applecare only covers Apple products.
- Answered by Scott D from Chino Hills