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LG 24MP55HQP PC Monitor

£124.99
24" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Feb 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £57.94 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are good
Reasonably priced
Good product quality
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Price

Price Has Gone Up by 2% (2%)

There was a cheaper price of £122.40 at Ex Demo Hut 33 days ago.

Reasonably Priced

Five owners mentioned that the product was good value for money. Ollie L. mentioned three years ago “Very good value for money, perfect size, good clear display” in his review of this PC monitor. P Wilkinson wrote on expert review site Amazon “Do more research before you buy one of these; I know they are relatively cheap so far as monitors go.” yet they scored it 1 stars out of 5. Akrasia mentioned in their review of this PC monitor on expert review site Amazon two years ago “Nice monitor, good price, shame about the bleeding” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100.


Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The 24MP55 is typical compared to the other 1,092 medium monitors that came out more than two years ago that we have analysed for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 24MP55 will cost £58 over 8 years to run.


Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Good

On average, based on three expert reviews from sites including tweakers.net, playwares.com and pcmagazine.ru the average expert rating of this medium monitor is 80%.

Owner Reviews Are Good

On average, based on 39 owner reviews the average owner rating of this flatpanel monitor is 82 out of 100. Over 80% of reviewers gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars.

LG PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

Based on 3,732 owner and expert reviews (including 759 verified purchases), LG has good ratings for its PC monitors. LG also has good ratings specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other manufacturers. 89% of those that bought a LG flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Design

Good Product Quality

Four customers who purchased it considered that it was good quality. Three years ago Peter wrote “Great quality” in his review of this PC monitor. Mr John Davidge said in his review of this PC monitor “The monitors themselves are great - excellent picture quality and very thin”. Three years ago Irfan mentioned “The price for this kind of quality is the best”.

Easy to Use

Two customers wrote that the product was easy to use the menus. P Wilkinson said “Easily navigable menus” in their review of this PC monitor although they gave the product a rating of 20 out of 100. Chris Drew wrote “Very good screen, takes a little bit of playing with settings to get the best out of it” yet he only scored it 1 stars out of 5.


Power

Good Environmental Credentials

Two customers who reviewed it considered that it was good in terms of power usage. Mr. Dr. Batty said on expert website Amazon “If you're having this problem, go into the 'functions' menu (3nd button along from left on screen underside) and turn off the 'Super Energy Saving Mode” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5.


Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

Two people mentioned that it was thin. P Wilkinson mentioned three years ago “The monitor looks cool with its very thin black bezel”. Sam rated it 5 stars out of 5 and he said “Very slim and narrow so great also has a very nice base”.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was February 2014 when this PC screen was released.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 24MP55 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec.

We compared all the other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC display and we think the LG 22MB65 (£124.97); or the Benq EW2440 (£124.98) are also worth considering.

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Good Picture Quality

Three customers considered that the LG 24MP55 had good colour saturation. Mr. Dr. Batty said on expert website Amazon “Despite this tiny issue its a lovely monitor, with stunning colours” and gave it a score of 5 stars out of 5. Adam Burton mentioned “The picture is sharp and the colours are great” . A. P. Atkinson scored it 5 stars out of 5 and wrote in their review of this PC monitor “The colours are nice and bright”.


Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec PC screens that have been available for more than two years.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The average viewing angle, vertical of similar spec flatpanel monitors that were released more than two years ago is 170°, and the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°. With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the LG 24MP55 has one of the widest viewing angles, vertical amongst flatpanel monitors of this age.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to this PC screen is 170°, and the viewing angles, horizontal range from 18° to 1,800°. The LG 24MP55 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal (178 degrees) amongst PC screens of this age.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 24MP55 has an HDCP. Most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age also have an HDCP.

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Quite Fast Response Time

The response times of PC displays that were launched more than two years ago range from 1ms to 40ms. The LG 24MP55 has one of the faster response times (only 5 milliseconds) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Ergonomics

Wall Mountable

The LG 24MP55 is wall mountable, as are most of the other PC displays of this age and spec.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

The LG 24MP55 is a one HDMI port PC screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and spec have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers certified 24mp55hqp, certified 24mp55vqp, shops 24mp55hq, lg 1920x1080, lg 24mp55hqp, 24mp55hqw
Barcodes 00719192193499, 05053959387871, 05054230867983, 07191921934994, 08806084531230, 08806084531797, 08806084544476, 08806084690326, 08806084913180

LG 24MP55 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 24MP55 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 692,148 product attributes, 78,562 PC monitor reviews and 8,073,300 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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