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LG 23CAT42

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LG 23CAT42

LG 23CAT42
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A good spec and economical to run 23" PC screen
23" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Jun 2013
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LG 23CAT42 Review

With very good features and low running costs, we have scored the LG 23CAT42 as follows:
75
Features
Good Features
62
Age
4 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC monitors are available. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Experience uncompromised display quality
Manage contents for flexible and reliable cloud
Seek unlimited performance
Access sufficient work efficiency
Slower than average response time

LG 23CAT42 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

We checked 6,573 owner and expert reviews (including 1,763 verified purchases) for LG PC displays and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other manufacturers. 92% of those that bought a LG flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The 23CAT42 has an average 5 year running cost of £64 based on typical energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

LG released the 23CAT42 in June 2013.

Features

Average Display Diagonal

The 23CAT42's display diagonal of 23" is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 38% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on flatpanel monitors.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the 23CAT42 of 14ms is slower than 95% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The response times of flatpanel monitors range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC displays is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 23CAT42 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 79% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the 23CAT42 of 178° is in the widest 29% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of LCD screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 23CAT42 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 23CAT42 of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 26% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The 23CAT42 has a microphone in, unlike 98% of LCD screens which do not have a microphone in.

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Six USB 2.0 Ports

The LG 23CAT42 has more USB 2.0 ports than most of the flatpanel monitors. Most of the flatpanel monitors only have between one and five USB 2.0 ports, however this PC display has six USB 2.0 ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 23cat42kbaeu, 23cat42kd

Barcodes:

08806084237835

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