An intrepid YouTuber made his own 5K Studio Display for just US$600

You can make one too with a 2014 Intel-based 27-inch iMac and a bit of patience.

Apple's Studio Display may be significantly more affordable than the Pro Display XDR, but it's still pricey (at least the US$1,599 (AU$2,499) starting price includes a stand). And there aren't third-party alternatives at the same size and resolution as the Studio Display available; the only other 5K 27-inch display on sale before the Studio Display was the LG's 5K 27-inch UltraFine display, and it was discontinued.

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