Close

Loading image...
LG 34UM57
2 Images

LG 34UM57P PC Monitor

34" 5000000:1 LED 829.9mm May 2015
Screen Size Dynamic Contrast Ratio Display Type Width Release Date
21:9 UltraWide monitors opened up a whole new possibility that a wide-view display is not just as good as the other monitors, but even better. But what about for gaming If the games have evolved... More
B
£67.53 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Prices might go up £3
within 2 weeks. 57% confidence. Chart
Get Price Alerts
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Ebuyer Business
LG 34UM57 from Ebuyer Business
£339.99
Standard delivery: £4.19
In stock (17 available)
Go to Store
Amazon UK
LG 34UM57 from Amazon UK
£423.56
Standard delivery: £38.70
In stock
Go to Store
Amazon UK
LG 34UM57 from Amazon UK
£501.00
Standard delivery: £8.18
In stock
Go to Store
- Less from Amazon UK
eBay
LG 34UM57 from eBay
£478.53
Go to Store
Overclockers UK
£229.99
Out of stock
Go to Store
west.coast128
LG 34UM57 from west.coast128
£277.30
Delivery unknown
Go to Store
zippytom
£419.68
Delivery unknown
In stock
Go to Store
Value n' Price
£454.00
Delivery unknown
In stock
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
 Show All Prices - Less
eBay
LG 34UM57 from eBay
£350.00
Go to Store
Amazon UK
LG 34UM57 from Amazon UK
£401.00
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price Found it cheaper elsewhere?
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...
Loan
Setup
Fee
Deposit Pay
Nothing
For
Loan
Period
Total
Cost
Estimated
Monthly
Payment
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 12 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 12
months
£368.05 £30.67* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 12 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 18.9%.
- £34.00 - 12
months
£372.21 £28.18* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 18 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 18
months
£381.50 £21.19* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Paypal 24 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 14.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 24
months
£395.25 £16.47* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 24 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 18.9%.
- £34.00 - 24
months
£403.83 £15.41* Go to Store
Ebuyer Business
Pay4later 36 months
Purchase price £339.99. APR 18.9%.
- £34.00 - 36
months
£437.23 £11.20* Go to Store
Amazon UK
16.9% APR for 12 Months
Purchase price £423.56. APR 16.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 12
months
£463.33 £38.61* Go to Store
Amazon UK
16.9% APR for 24 Months
Purchase price £423.56. APR 16.9%.
- No
Deposit
- 24
months
£502.11 £20.92* Go to Store

* Monthly payments are estimates only and you should verify the finance payment amounts on the retailer's website.

Finance may not be available on this product and you should verify on the retailer's website whether finance options are available for the LG 34UM57.

Credit is subject to eligibility. You will need to apply through the retailer's application process.

Our website is completely free for you to use but we may receive a commission from some of the companies we feature. How our site works.

17 Reasons For

Good Owner Reviews

Based on 6 owner reviews this PC display has an average owner rating of 87 out of 100.

Good Picture Quality

One person who purchased it thought it had clear images. Theo Davidson rated the product 5 stars and he mentioned in his review of the LG 34UM57 this year “Great clarity”. One customer who reviewed this PC monitor concluded that it had good picture quality.

Reasonably Priced

Several LG 34UM57 reviewers concluded that this PC monitor was good value for money. Calculus said on Amazon “Yes, there is a price difference, about £150 at the time of writing” in their LG 34UM57 review but despite that they only rated the product 40 out of 100. Last year M.farmer gave it a score of 5 stars and said in their review of the LG 34UM57 “Maybe higher depending how much weight you put on value for money”. Mr. A. J. Stewart wrote in their review on Amazon this year “Great price and I totally recommend this monitor”.

One person who bought this PC monitor concluded that it was a bargain for the price. Last year David said in his review of the LG 34UM57 on Amazon “Cables which are cheap for the manufacturer”.

Read more Less

Good Product Quality

One LG 34UM57 reviewer who reviewed it considered that it was good quality. In October Simon Roughley said on Amazon “One of the best monitors I've used, excellent picture quality and it just looks awesome sat on my desk”.

Easy to Use

One LG 34UM57 reviewer considered that it had a good experience. M.farmer wrote “Having also used it with an R9 290 the experience is incredible” in their review.

Robust

One customer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to damage or scratch. M.farmer said in their review of the LG 34UM57 “No damage and no dodgy pixels”.

Good Size

One LG 34UM57 reviewer mentioned in their reviews that it was a good weight.

LG Has Good PC Screen Reviews

LG is one of the better rated PC display brands according to average reviews from owners and experts, and LG also has good ratings for its medium monitors.

Chart

LED Display Type

This PC screen has an LED display type, which is typical of many PC screens of a comparable type and age to it.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including the 272B4[pl_2512917_price], or the 241P6[pl_2518920_price] both from Philips which is cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Quite Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the PC monitors of this age and type the vertical viewing angles range from 10° to 180°. With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the LG 34UM57 has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released one year ago.

Chart Edit

Fairly Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

At 178 degrees, the LG 34UM57 has a quite wide horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other PC displays of this type and age. The average horizontal viewing angle of similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as the 34UM57 is 170°.

Chart Edit

Fairly Big Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of LCD screens of this type and age is 65cm. The LG 34UM57 has one of the biggest screen sizes (87 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.

Chart Edit

2560 X 1080 Graphics Resolution

The LG 34UM57 has a maximum resolution of 2560 x 1080. That's 33% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC display, which is the most common resolution. The resolution of all PC displays that have been on the market for around the same time as the 34UM57 ranges from 720 x 400 (worst) to 4096 x 2160 (best).

Chart Edit

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 34UM57 is more than most medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as it. This flatpanel monitor has an AC cable included, which is the most frequently found cable included found on medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 34UM57. The cable included "HDMI" is also found on this PC display.

Chart Edit

Very Low Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode

With a power consumption when in PowerSave mode of only 0.3 Watts, the LG 34UM57 has a quite low power consumption when in PowerSave mode compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for more than a year. Across all the PC displays that are a similar age to the 34UM57 the power consumptions when in PowerSave mode range from 0.1W to 52W.

Chart Edit

Very Shallow

The average depth of PC screens of a similar type and age to the 34UM57 is 93mm, and the depths range from 33mm to 650mm. With a depth of only 48.5 millimeters, the LG 34UM57 is quite shallow compared to most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to the 34UM57.

Chart Edit

Light

The average weight of PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the 34UM57 is 5kg, and the weights range from 2.3g to 79kg. The weight of the LG 34UM57 of only 6.3 grams is one of the lightest amongst PC screens of this age and type.

Chart Edit

9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The LG 34UM57 does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other PC displays of a similar age and spec to the 34UM57 which have a built-in speaker.

Other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker that you might want to look at include the Philips 272B4[plb_2512917_price], or the Neovo FM-27[plb_3011242_price] which is also cheaper.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 34UM57 does not have a built-in camera, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 34UM57 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 Philips 241P6[plb_2518920_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Not 3D Compatible

The LG 34UM57 is not 3D compatible. Most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year are also not 3D compatible.

If you would prefer a PC screen that is 3D compatible then you might also want to consider the iiyama B2783QSU-B1[plb_3011412_price] or the Samsung S29E790C[plb_2827679_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

Most flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for more than a year do not have an integrated card reader. The LG 34UM57 is no exception to this as it too does not have an integrated card reader.

Chart Edit

Only HD HD Type

This PC screen has a 2K Ultra HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on LCD screens of this type and age.

Chart Edit

Quite Dim Display Brightness

Medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 34UM57 have display brightness of between 25 cd/m² and 1,700 cd/m². The LG 34UM57 has a fairly dim display brightness (only 250 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other PC monitors that were released around the same time as the 34UM57.

Chart Edit

Only One HDMI Port

The LG 34UM57 is a one HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age to the 34UM57 have between one and three HDMI ports.

Chart Edit

Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption

LCD screens of a similar spec and age to the 34UM57 have annual energy consumptions of between 22kWh and 140kWh. With an annual energy consumption of 59 kilowatt hours, the LG 34UM57 has a quite high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a comparable time to the 34UM57.

Chart Edit

Very Wide

At 829.9 millimeters, the LG 34UM57 is very wide compared to most of the other PC screens of this age and type. The average width of similar spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the 34UM57 is 590mm.

If you would consider a PC screen with a wider width then you might want to look at the HP EliteDisplay S270[plb_2562696_price] (744.7mm and higher rated), or the LG 34UC87C[plb_2969397_price] (830.5mm and higher rated) or the HP Pavilion 27c[plb_2897917_price] (744.7mm and cheaper).

Read more Less Chart Edit

1 Other reason to consider the LG 34UM57

Average Running Costs

This LCD screen has an efficiency rating of B. The 34UM57 has an average 5 year running cost of £68 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 505 flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age.

Specification

Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
Display Type
3D Compatible
Graphics Resolution
Backlight Type
Display Surface
HD Type
HDCP
Digital Vertical Frequency
Digital Horizontal Frequency
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Display Colour Count
Vertical Viewing Angle
Horizontal Viewing Angle
Typical Contrast Ratio
Display Diagonal
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
DDC/CI
Native Aspect Ratio
Supported Number of Colours Display
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Output
DisplayPort
HDMI Port
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker
Built-In Camera
Integrated TV Tuner
Design
Case Colour
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
Adjustable Height
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mount Interface
VESA Mounting
Child Lock
Plug and Play
On/off Switch
OSD Language
On Screen Menu Display
Power
Energy Efficiency Class
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
Power Consumption When Off
Typical Power Consumption
Standby Power Consumption
Annual Energy Consumption
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Certificates
Certification
Energy Star Certificate
EPEAT Compliance
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Packaging Height
Packaging Depth
Packaging Width
Weight With Stand
Height With Stand
Depth With Stand
Width With Stand
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cable Included
Manual Included
Stand Included
Technical Details
Game Mode

User Reviews

(6)
Reviewed 4 June 2016 by Theo Davidson
(Verified Purchase)

Great clarity...

Reviewed 27 March 2016 by Simon Roughley
(Verified Purchase)

One of the best monitors I've used, excellent picture quality and it just looks awesome sat on my desk, the only negative is that there is no height adjustment.

Reviewed 22 March 2016 by Mr. A. J. Stewart
(Verified Purchase)

Love it. Humongous screen and the 1024 vertical resolution is perfect, in my view, for office productivity. Spreadsheets are so easy to work with now. Great price and I totally recommend this... Read more…

Reviewed 4 March 2016 by Calculus
(Verified Purchase)

Bought one and had to return it because for the monitors size the 2560x1080 is not good enough. Bought the AOC instead at 3440 resolution. To be fair this monitor is aimed at gamers so perhaps the... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

Bought for just under £300 from amazon warehouse. No damage and no dodgy pixels. Everything you ever read about how good a big ultrawide screen makes gaming and films is true. With that said i'll... Read more…

Reviewed 24 November 2015 by David | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

This product appears to be very good, and is only spoiled by the fact that the box does not contain the promised Display Port cable. Something that is crucial if you want to make use of FreeSync,... Read more…

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £65.70
Electricity cost when on standby £1.83
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £67.53
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 34UM57uses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
Energy Rating
0.34T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.34 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 9 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg um57, lg um57p, lg 34um57, lg 34um57p, lg 34um57pa, lg 2560x1080, lg 34um57pae, lg 34um57paek, lg electronics 34um57, lg electronics 34um57p, lg electronics 2560x1080, lg electronics ltd 34um57, lg electronics ltd 34um57p
Barcodes 00719192197664, 08806087400823, 08806087400847, 08806087421521

Save Money with These Great PC Monitor Vouchers & Offers

£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £60+ spend
Offer ends today!
£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £200+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
8% Off
Voucher
GearBest Consumer Electronics Coupon_ 8% OFF
Valid 6 Aug 16 - 31 Dec 16
Free Next Day Delivery
Voucher
Free next day delivery on all orders over £100
Valid 1 Dec 16 - 31 Dec 16

See How Other PC Monitors Compare to the LG 34UM57

Samsung U28E590D vs LG 34UM57

Samsung U28E590D vs LG 34UM57
Samsung U28E590D LG 34UM57
£ 299.99 £277.30
Four Times Faster Response Time
Better HD Type
3 Times the Resolution
Energy Efficiency Rating is Superior
4.7kg Heavier
Heavier Weight With Stand

Acer XB240H vs LG 34UM57

Acer XB240H vs LG 34UM57
Acer XB240H LG 34UM57
£ 149.99 £277.30
3x Shallower
Faster Response Time
Cheaper to Run by £25.81
Lighter
Only One HDMI Port
Energy Efficiency Rating is Worse

Samsung T27D590CW vs LG 34UM57

Samsung T27D590CW vs LG 34UM57
Samsung T27D590CW LG 34UM57
£ 338.20 £277.30
One More HDMI Port
Energy Efficiency Rating is Better
44% Lower Annual Energy Consumption
29% Cheaper to Run
Vastly Heavier
5.7kg Heavier Weight With Stand
Feedback