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LG 19M38ABAEU

75

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LG 19M38ABAEU

£95.53
LG 19M38A-B
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An affordable and very economical to run 18.5" PC display, with good features
18.5" 1366 X 768 Pixels No 5ms Mar 2016
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LG 19M38A-B Review

With very low running costs and representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the LG 19M38A-B number 104 in small monitors.
85
Value for Money
Very Good
60
Features
Good Features
82
Age
1 Year Old
92
Running Costs
£35 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has running costs of only £35 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 14% of all 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a stand included
Only 1366 x 768 pixels resolution
Smaller than average display diagonal

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £84.80 on Amazon UK 66 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 71% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

LG 19M38A-B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

Based on 6,573 user and expert reviews (including 1,763 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its PC displays. 92% of those that bought a LG PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Great Value for Money

The product is under 2 years old but has mediocre features. However at £95.53 it is still in the cheapest 11% of PC monitors.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

The 19M38A-B is in the cheapest 14% of all 3,255 PC displays that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 19M38A-B will cost only £35 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

This PC display has been on the market since March 2016.

Features

Only 1366 X 768 Pixels Resolution

The 19M38A-B has a maximum display resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. That's 49% smaller display resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best resolution of all PC displays is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The 19M38A-B's display diagonal of only 18.5" is smaller than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the smallest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95".

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Average Response Time

The LG 19M38A-B's response time of 5ms is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 38% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

LCD screens have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the 19M38A-B of only 65° is in the narrowest 2% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 19M38A-B does not have a built-in speaker(s), although it is worth noting that 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Narrow Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 19M38A-B of only 90° is in the narrowest 6% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The 19M38A-B does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LG 19M38A-B's contrast ratio (typical) of only 600 is lower than 97% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The 19M38A-B has a stand included, unlike 84% of PC monitors which do not have a stand included.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 19m38abaeu, 19m38abaeu 19m38abaeu, lg 19m38ab

Barcodes:

08806087548952, 08806087595901

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