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LG 23CAV42

LG 23CAV42
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An economical to run and good spec 23" PC display
23" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Jul 2013
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LG 23CAV42 Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the LG 23CAV42 as follows:
73
Features
Good Features
62
Age
4 Years Old
74
Running Costs
£64 Over 5 Years
66
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 66?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of £64 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Slower than average response time

LG 23CAV42 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 23CAV42 will cost £64 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

LG released the 23CAV42 in July 2013.

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Features

Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 23CAV42 of 23" is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 40% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many flatpanel monitors.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 23CAV42 of 14ms is in the slowest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The fastest response time of LCD screens is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the LG 23CAV42 of 178° is wider than 71% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. Across all the PC screens the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The LG 23CAV42's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 21% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 23CAV42 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of LCD screens which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 23CAV42 of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 74% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The LG 23CAV42 has a microphone in. 98% of PC monitors do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg lgelectro23cav42kbl, lg lgelect23cav42kbl, lg mdl23cav42kbl, lg mfg23cav42kbl, lg 23cav42kbl, lg 1920x1080

Barcodes:

00012303498453, 00050742936990, 00132017756813, 00172302719475, 00684536909299, 00719192191624, 00792745461054, 00804067181432, 00808112921936, 00809393893028, 08806084178619, 08806084178626

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