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14 Reasons For
User Reviews Are Good
Based on 6 user reviews the average user rating of this PC screen is 80 out of 100.
A few LG 22MB65 reviewers wrote in their reviews that it was a bargain for the price. John Walker scored this PC monitor 4 stars and he said on Amazon “Wanted a cheap monitor to go with my Mac book Pro as waiting on a new Thunderbolt monitor to come out” in his review. John Walker also mentioned “Highly recommend if want a cheap alternative that is useable”. Rich mentioned two years ago “Cheap compared to alternatives” in his review of the LG 22MB65.
A number of LG 22MB65 owners concluded that the LG 22MB65 was good value for money. John Walker mentioned in his review of the LG 22MB65 on Amazon “Reasonable/good monitor for price”. John Walker also said “The type sharpness is passable for the price”.
One LG 22MB65 owner said in their reviews that the LG 22MB65 was neat. Rich wrote “Cable tidy bracket that comes with it is very cheap”.
One person who reviewed it wrote that it was good looking. John Walker wrote on Amazon two years ago “I'm a designer so was really surprised how good this monitor is for £200! The colours are pretty good for a second monitor” in his review of this PC monitor.
Good Picture Quality
One LG 22MB65 owner who bought this PC monitor concluded that it had good picture quality. One customer reckoned that this PC monitor had a sharp image.
Good Environmental Credentials
A few customers who bought it agreed that it was good in terms of power usage. Rich said on Amazon “All minor nit-picking points)Default mode is energy saving which adjusts brightness depending on what you're viewing - it's quite annoying”.
Good Product Quality
One customer wrote that this PC monitor was good quality. Rich he wrote in his review of the LG 22MB65 “Good image quality/brightness”.
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One LG 22MB65 owner said in their reviews that the product was well made. Rich wrote “Built in speakers”.
LG LCD Screens Have Good Reviews
LG medium monitors have good reviews on average and across all PC screens LG is one of the superior brands.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is the most commonly found display type on flatpanel monitors of this spec and age.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the Asus VS239[plb_1386925_price], the LG 24M45[plb_2194306_price], or the Benq BL2201[plb_2333127_price].
Has a Built-In Speaker
Unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec to the 22MB65 which do not have a built-in speaker, the LG 22MB65 has a built-in speaker.
Other PC displays with a built-in speaker currently available that you might want to look at include the GE2488HS[pl_2365276_price], or the X2380HS[pl_2051472_price] both from iiyama which has better reviews; or the AOC I2360[plb_1482717_price] which is cheaper.
Quite Low Power Consumption When Off
The average power consumption when off of PC displays that were launched around the same time as the 22MB65 is 0.57W. The LG 22MB65 has a fairly low power consumption when off (only 0.3 Watts) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were released more than two years ago.
Has Four Cables Included
The LG 22MB65 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it. This LG PC monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 22MB65. The cables included "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this PC monitor.
Very Low Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
PC displays that came out around the same time as the 22MB65 have power consumptions when in PowerSave mode of between 0.14W and 80W. With a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of only 0.3 Watts, the LG 22MB65 has one of the lower power consumptions when in PowerSave mode amongst medium monitors of this age.
Flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to the 22MB65 have widths of between 52mm and 6,500mm, and the average width is 580mm. The LG 22MB65 is one of the narrower flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to the 22MB65 (only 505.46 millimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.
If you would consider a PC screen with a wider width then you might want to look at the Viewsonic VG2233[plb_1562675_price] (505.6mm and cheaper).
11 Reasons Against
Not Good in Terms of Size
One person mentioned in their reviews that it was not good physically.
Only One USB Type-A Downstream Port
Most LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to the 22MB65 have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports, including the LG 22MB65 which has one USB Type-A downstream port.
Not 3D Compatible
The LG 22MB65 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than two years are also not 3D compatible.
LCD screens which are 3D compatible that might be worth considering include the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price], the AOC i2367[plb_1947779_price], or the Acer XB240H[plb_2719156_price] which is also higher rated.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The LG 22MB65 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 22MB65 also do not have a built-in camera.
We think you might also be interested in other PC monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price] which also has a higher rating.
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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The LG 22MB65 does not have an integrated card reader, although it is worth noting that most of the other comparable spec PC displays that have been available for a similar time to the 22MB65 also do not have an integrated card reader.
Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution
The most display resolution of the LG 22MB65 is 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all PC displays of this age and spec the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 2560 x 1600 pixels.
Quite Small Viewable Width
With a viewable width of only 473.86 millimeters, the LG 22MB65 has one of the smaller viewable widths amongst medium monitors of this age. The smallest viewable width of PC displays of this type and age is 1mm and the biggest is 880mm.
Only HD HD Type
This PC screen has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC displays of this spec and age.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
The LG 22MB65 is a one USB 2.0 port PC display. Most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age have between one and five USB 2.0 ports.
Very Low RMS Rated Audio Power
The average RMS rated audio power of medium monitors that were released more than two years ago is 5.2W. With an RMS rated audio power of only 2 Watts, the LG 22MB65 has a quite low RMS rated audio power compared to most of the other PC screens of a similar age and type to the 22MB65.
Quite Small Color Gamut
At only 72 percent, the LG 22MB65 has a fairly small color gamut compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type. Across all the PC monitors of this type and age the color gamuts range from 62% to 120%.
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OK Running Costs
The 22MB65 is typical compared to the other 998 flatpanel monitors of a similar age and spec that we have assessed for running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 22MB65 will cost £37 over 5 years to run.
Released Over Three Years Ago
This LCD screen has been on the market for over three years.
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