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LG 23MP55 PC Monitor

23" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Mar 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £55.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Owner reviews are good
Low running costs
Good environmental credentials
20 Reviews

Available used and from international sellers only

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Energy

Low Running Costs

The average 8 year running cost of the 23MP55 is only £56 based on average energy prices, which is in the cheapest 20% of all 1,092 medium monitors that came out more than two years ago.


Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Good

People who bought this LCD screen rated this PC display 83% on average.

LG PC Screens Have Good Reviews

We checked 3,732 owner and expert reviews (including 759 verified purchases) for LG LCD screens and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors. 89% of those that bought a LG PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

Two owners concluded that it was good in terms of power usage. Nate R. wrote “I like saving energy” . They also said “In the MENU, be sure to set "Response Time" to High and press the FUNC and set "Super Energy Saving" to off” in their review.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This medium monitor has been on the market since March 2014.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 23MP55 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable type and age to this LCD screen.

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens that came out around the same time as it.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years is 10° and the widest is 180°. When compared to other comparable spec PC displays that have been on the market for a similar time to this LCD screen that we have checked, the LG 23MP55's viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Across all the flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to this LCD screen the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°. The LG 23MP55 has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 23MP55 has an HDCP, as do most of the other PC monitors of a comparable age and type to this PC screen.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The fastest response time of medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC monitor is 1ms, the slowest is 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms. The LG 23MP55 has a quite fast response time (only 5 milliseconds) compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 23MP55 is more than most medium monitors that have been around for more than two years. This LG flatpanel monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on LCD screens of this age and spec. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC display.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

The LG 23MP55 is a one HDMI port PC monitor.

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Price

Good Value for Money

Fourteen owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money. Website Newegg.com gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5 and said in their review of this PC monitor “Inexpensive IPS monitor that Color Calibrates easily with a calibration device, unlike TN panel monitors that cannot display enough colors to calibrate”. They also mentioned “Very Inexpensive” in their review. And also said “I got it for 105 when the deal went live”.


Design

Robust

Two customers wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was well made. David M. said on expert review site Newegg.com three years ago “Lux it's built in, so it can be used on game consoles, or DVD players as well” in his review of this PC monitor and rated the LG 23MP55 80 out of 100.

Good Looking

Two owners who reviewed the LG 23MP55 mentioned that it was good looking. Website Newegg.com rated it 5 stars out of 5 and mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Beautiful bright clear display”. Wonjoon Y. said “I am pretty sure this monitor won't be made or supported at all due to lack of support”.

Good Quality

Four owners who reviewed it mentioned that it was good quality. Website Newegg.com wrote in their LG 23MP55 review “Picture quality is great after adjustment”. Stephen L. rated the product 80 out of 100 and he said on expert review site Newegg.com three years ago “My settings for best picture quality”. Kevin D. wrote in his review of this PC monitor on expert website Newegg.com “The monitors seem to have high quality construction” and gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars out of 5.

Easy to Use the Menus

Seven people who bought the LG 23MP55 considered that it was easy to use the menus. Website Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Menu options are straight-forward” and scored it a maximum of 5 stars. They also wrote “Easy menu navigation” in their review. And also said “Lot of controls and settings, little to no jittering during video playback”.


Wide Viewing Angle

Three people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor had good picture quality. Three years ago Kevin D. mentioned “The picture quality reminds me of ultra sharp monitors” in his review of this PC monitor.

Two owners who reviewed the product thought it had a wide viewing angle. Website Newegg.com said in their review of this PC monitor “Crisp text and rich colors, 5ms reponse time and HDMI connection, wide viewing angle” and scored the product the highest possible rating of 5 stars. They also mentioned “IPS, meaning uniform colors and wide viewing angle” in their review.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 23mp55hp, lg 23mp55hqp
Barcodes 00719192193925, 07191921939258, 08806084532367, 08806084532831, 08806084536280, 08806084543479, 08806084550255, 08806084550415, 08806084566089

LG 23MP55 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 23MP55 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,052 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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