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12 Reasons For
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”.
One LG 22MB65 owner said in their reviews that the product was well made. Rich wrote “Built in speakers”.
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LG Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors
Medium monitors manufactured by LG have good ratings on average compared to other manufacturers. We also checked the reviews for all LCD screens (not just medium monitors) and found that LG also has good ratings across its entire range.
This PC display has an LED display, which is the most frequently found display on LCD screens of a comparable spec and age to it.
We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative LCD screens that have an LED Display currently available including cheaper PC monitors such as the Philips 220S4L[plb_1399349_price].
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The LG 22MB65 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the 22MB65 do not have a built-in speaker(s).
We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the iiyama B2283HS[plb_2323545_price], the Viewsonic VX2452[plb_1618337_price], or the Benq GW2450HM[plb_1516157_price].
Quite Low Power Consumption (off)
With a power consumption (off) of only 0.3 Watts, the LG 22MB65 has one of the lower power consumption (off)s amongst medium monitors of this age. The lowest power consumption (off) of LCD screens of a similar age and type to the 22MB65 is 0.005W, the highest is 21W, and the average power consumption (off) is 0.5W.
Has Four Cables Includeds
The number of cables included found on the LG 22MB65 is more than most PC screens of a comparable age and spec to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC monitors of this age and type. The cables includeds "Audio (3.5mm)", "DVI" and "VGA" are also found on this LG LCD screen.
Very Low Power Consumption (PowerSave)
The lowest power consumption (PowerSave) of comparable spec PC displays that were released around the same time as the 22MB65 is 0.14W, the highest is 80W, and the average power consumption (PowerSave) is 6W. At only 0.3 Watts, the LG 22MB65 has a quite low power consumption (PowerSave) compared to most of the other PC displays of a comparable age and type to the 22MB65.
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Not Good in Terms of Size
One person mentioned in their reviews that it was not good physically.
Only One USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
The LG 22MB65 is a one USB Type-A downstream ports quantity PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago have between one and five USB Type-A downstream ports quantitys.
Price Increase of £11.80
The 22MB65 has increased in price by £11.80 in the last 42 days.
Like most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago, the LG 22MB65 is not 3D.
If you would prefer a PC display that is 3D then you might also want to look at the Edge10 ES240d Slim[plb_1904863_price]; or the AOC i2367[plb_1947779_price], or the HP LP2065[plb_1468281_price].
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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
The LG 22MB65 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 22MB65 also do not have a built-in camera.
There are a number of other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in camera that you might want to look at including the Asus VK228H[plb_1386924_price] which also has a higher rating.
Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated
The LG 22MB65 does not have a card reader integrated, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the 22MB65 also do not have a card reader integrated.
Only 1680 X 1050 Pixels Display Resolution
The LG 22MB65 has a maximum display resolution of 1680 x 1050 pixels. That's 15% less display resolution than the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best display resolution of all medium monitors that have been around for more than two years is 2560 x 1600 pixels and the worst is 1366 x 768 pixels.
Quite Small Viewable Size, Horizontal
The viewable size, horizontals of PC monitors of a comparable spec and age to the 22MB65 range from 1mm to 880mm. At only 473.86 millimeters, the LG 22MB65 has a quite small viewable size, horizontal compared to most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the 22MB65.
Only HD HD Type
This PC display has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many PC screens of a comparable age and spec to it.
Very Low RMS Rated Power
The RMS rated powers of PC monitors that came out more than two years ago range from 0.5W to 49W, and the average RMS rated power is 5.5W. The LG 22MB65 has one of the lower RMS rated powers (only 2 Watts) amongst comparable spec LCD screens of this age.
Only One USB 2.0 Port
The LG 22MB65 is a one USB 2.0 port PC display.
Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical
At only 160 degrees, the LG 22MB65 has a fairly narrow viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as the 22MB65. The viewing angle, verticals of medium monitors that are a similar age to the 22MB65 range from 15° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.
Very Small Color Gamut
With a color gamut of only 72 percent, the LG 22MB65 has one of the smaller color gamuts amongst similar spec PC monitors of this age. PC screens that are a similar age to the 22MB65 have color gamuts of between 62% and 120%.
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Running Costs Are OK
Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 22MB65 is £37, which is typical compared to the other 993 PC monitors of a comparable type and age.
Released Over Three Years Ago
It was over three years ago when LG released the 22MB65.
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