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HP ENVY 34 vs LG 27M45HQ

HP ENVY 34 vs LG 27M45HQ

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HP ENVY 34
LG 27M45HQ

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Reasons For

5 Reasons For
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The HP ENVY 34 has a display diagonal of 34", but the LG 27M45HQ is only a 27" PC monitor (7" 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.

Wider viewing angle, vertical Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 178° vertical viewing angle. That's 18° wider than the LG 27M45HQ (160°).
Moderately wider viewing angle, horizontal Edit
HP ENVY 34 is 178° horizontal viewing angle, but the LG 27M45HQ is only a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
Two HDMI ports Edit
The number of HDMI ports on the HP ENVY 34 is two, but the LG 27M45HQ only has one HDMI port.
Available from 7 shops
The more retailers stock this PC monitor, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
2 Reasons For
Cheaper by £520
The LG 27M45HQ is £520.12 cheaper than the HP ENVY 34.
Cheaper to run by £90.66
Over five years the LG 27M45HQ is £90.66 cheaper to run than the HP ENVY 34. Read more

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
£520 more expensive
The HP ENVY 34 is more expensive than the LG 27M45HQ by £520.12.
128% higher running costs over five years
The running costs over five years of the HP ENVY 34 are £161.42 which is £90.66 more than the LG 27M45HQ. Show assumptions.
6 Reasons Against
26% smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 27M45HQ is a 27" PC monitor. That's 7" smaller than the HP ENVY 34 (27"). 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.

18° narrower viewing angle, vertical Edit
The LG 27M45HQ is a 160° vertical viewing angle PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 is a 178° vertical viewing angle PC monitor (18° wider).
5% narrower viewing angle, horizontal Edit
The LG 27M45HQ is a 170° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor. That's 8° narrower than the HP ENVY 34 (170°).
One less HDMI port Edit
The LG 27M45HQ is a one HDMI port PC monitor, whereas the HP ENVY 34 only has two HDMI ports.
Fewer sellers
The LG 27M45HQ is only stocked by 2 stores, but the HP ENVY 34 is stocked by 9 retailers. Read more
The fewer the number of shops that stock the product, the lower the competition amongst shops to keep prices low.
Older by eleven months
The LG 27M45HQ is eleven months older than the HP ENVY 34.

Awards

4 Awards
computershopper.com: Editor's Choice
PC Mag: Editor's Choice
tomshardware.com: Editor Approved
tomshw.it: Editor Approved
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Average User Rating

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Date Released

29 months Ago 39 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on £ 158.96
Electricity cost - standby £ 2.46
Total running cost £ 161.42
Purchase price £ 669.99
Total cost of ownership £ 831.41
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Electricity cost - switched on £ 69.22
Electricity cost - standby £ 1.54
Total running cost £ 70.76
Purchase price £ 149.87
Total cost of ownership £ 220.63
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data

Environmental Impact

0.8T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.8 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
21
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.35T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.35 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
9
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
34"
BEST
27"
Display Resolution
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 10000000:1
BEST
 10000000:1
Display
 LED
 LED
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
Supported Video Modes
 1440p
 1080p
BEST
 1440p
 1080p
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
 4K Ultra HD
HDCP
 HDCP
 HDCP
Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
 Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Vertical
333.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewable Size, Horizontal
749.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.232 x 0.232 0.3114 x 0.3114
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178°
BEST
160°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178°
BEST
170°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 3000:1
BEST
 3000:1
Display Diagonal (metric)
86.36cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 VA
 VA
Display Brightness
350 cd/m²
BEST
250 cd/m²
Response Time
14ms Unknown - Click to provide data
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
99%
BEST
72%
Screen Shape
 Curved
 Curved
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
110ppi Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2
BEST
1
VGA (D-Sub) Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
Unknown - Click to provide data

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
DTS Audio Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
12W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Networking

Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Ethernet LAN
Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi
Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Bluetooth

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
 Height adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
Tilt Angle
-5 - 25 -5 - 20
Tilt Adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
 Tilt adjustment
Swivelling
 Swivelling
Unknown - Click to provide data
Swivel Angle Range
-180 - 180 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
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Stand-By LED
 Stand-by LED
 Stand-by LED
Power LED
 Power LED
 Power LED
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
 On/off switch
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
Unknown - Click to provide data
LED Indicators
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicators

Power

Input Current
10A Unknown - Click to provide data
Energy Efficiency Class
 C
BEST
 C
Power Consumption (off)
0.43W 0.3W
BEST
Power Consumption (typical)
62W 27W
BEST
Power Consumption (standby)
0.48W 0.3W
BEST
Annual Energy Consumption
91kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (max)
150W Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Altitude
0 - 3050 Unknown - Click to provide data
Non-Operating Altitude
0 - 4570 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 90 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
20 - 70 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T)
-20 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Temperature (T-T)
5 - 35 Unknown - Click to provide data

Certificates

Certification
 TCO
 TCO
BEST
Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data
EPEAT Compliance
 Silver
 Silver

Weight & Dimensions

Weight With Stand
9.8kg 4.2kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
477.1mm
BEST
488mm
Depth (with Stand)
197.2mm
BEST
212mm
Width (with Stand)
950.8mm 642mm
BEST
Weight
8kg 3.7kg
BEST
Height
374.1mm 392mm
Depth
93.9mm 47mm
Width
950.8mm 642mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
BEST
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
 MHL
Manual
 Manual
Unknown - Click to provide data
Handheld Remote Control
 Handheld remote control
Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

Active Display Area (W X H)
749.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
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