LG 25UM58 vs LG 29UM68-P

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LG 25UM58
LG 29UM68-P

Top Prices

eBay
Standard delivery: £4.89
Ebuyer
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (22 available)
PC World
FREE Standard delivery
In stock (20 available)
Technoworld
Delivery unknown
In stock
Gameseek
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

6 Reasons For
Hugely lighter Edit
The LG 25UM58 has a weight of 3.7kg, but the LG 29UM68-P is a 6kg weight PC monitor (2.3kg heavier).
15% shorter Edit
The LG 25UM58 has a height of 287mm. That's 41.4mm shorter than the LG 29UM68-P (328.4mm).
Shallower Edit
LG 25UM58 is 55mm deep, but the LG 29UM68-P is a 63.8mm deep PC monitor (8.8mm deeper).
16% narrower Edit
The LG 25UM58 has a width of 609mm. That's 93.5mm narrower than the LG 29UM68-P (702.5mm).
Cheaper by £117
The LG 25UM58 costs £140.00, whereas the LG 29UM68-P is £257.15.
37 shops are selling it
The more shops stock the product, the greater competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
2 Reasons For
4" bigger screen size Edit
The LG 29UM68-P has a screen size of 29", whereas the LG 25UM58 is only a 25" PC monitor (4" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The LG 29UM68-P has a display brightness of 300 cd/m², whereas the LG 25UM58 is only a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Smaller screen size Edit
The LG 25UM58 is a 25" PC monitor. That's 4" smaller than the LG 29UM68-P (29"). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Dimmer display brightness Edit
The LG 25UM58 is a 250 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 50 cd/m² dimmer than the LG 29UM68-P (300 cd/m²).
7 Reasons Against
39% heavier Edit
The LG 29UM68-P is a 6kg weight PC monitor. That's 2.3kg heavier than the LG 25UM58 (6kg).
Taller Edit
LG 29UM68-P is 328.4mm tall, but the LG 25UM58 is a 287mm tall PC monitor (41.4mm shorter).
8.8mm deeper Edit
The LG 29UM68-P is a 63.8mm deep PC monitor. That's 8.8mm deeper than the LG 25UM58 (63.8mm).
Wider Edit
LG 29UM68-P is 702.5mm wide, but the LG 25UM58 is a 609mm wide PC monitor (93.5mm narrower).
£117 more expensive
The LG 29UM68-P is more expensive than the LG 25UM58 by £117.15.
Fewer sellers
Only 2 stores sells the LG 29UM68-P, but 39 shops sell the LG 25UM58. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Two months older
The LG 29UM68-P is older than the LG 25UM58 by two months.

Awards

1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

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Date Released

9 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 43.26
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.83
Total running cost £ 45.09
Purchase price £ 140.00
Total cost of ownership £ 185.09
Details
Electricity cost - switched on £ -
Electricity cost - standby £ -
Total running cost £ -

Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.22T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.22 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Screen Size
25" 29"
BEST
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 2560 x 1080
BEST
 2560 x 1080
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
SRGB Display Feature
 SRGB display feature
Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Vertical Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 56 - 61
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Unknown - Click to provide data 30 - 90
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2286 x 0.2286 0.265 x 0.265
Display Colour Count
16.77M 16.77M
Vertical Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178° 178°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 73.66cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
250 cd/m² 300 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 5ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
99% Unknown - Click to provide data
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
Unknown - Click to provide data
PC Audio in
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC audio in
PC Audio Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PC Audio out port
DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
HDMI Port
2 2
DVI-I Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
VGA (D-Sub) Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker

Design

Case Colour
 Black
 Black

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
-5 - 20 Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
OSD Language
Unknown - Click to provide data 14

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption When Off
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Typical Power Consumption
27W Unknown - Click to provide data
Standby Power Consumption
0.3W 0.3W
Maximum Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 53W
AC Input Frequency
 47/66
 47/66
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
5.4kg
BEST
11kg
Packaging Height
131mm
BEST
412mm
Packaging Depth
355mm 143mm
BEST
Packaging Width
682mm
BEST
780mm
Weight With Stand
4kg
BEST
8kg
Height With Stand
383mm
BEST
414mm
Depth With Stand
188mm
BEST
204.7mm
Width With Stand
609mm
BEST
702.5mm
Weight
3.7kg
BEST
6kg
Height
287mm
BEST
328.4mm
Depth
55mm
BEST
63.8mm
Width
609mm
BEST
702.5mm

Technical Details

Number of Colours
Unknown - Click to provide data 16.77
Brightness
Unknown - Click to provide data 300
Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 60
Contrast Ratio
Unknown - Click to provide data 1000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 677.04 x 290.16
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