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LG 27MB85R

70

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LG 27MB85R

LG 27MB85R
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An economical to run and fully featured 27" PC screen
27" 2560 X 1440 Pixels 5000000:1 No Apr 2014 C
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Dynamic Contrast Ratio 3D Release Date Energy Efficiency
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LG 27MB85R Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have scored the LG 27MB85R as follows:
86
Features
Fully-Featured
67
Age
3 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

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 LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of C, and its running costs of £70 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1440 pixels resolution
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Very wide vertical viewing angle
Same color expression with multicalibration
Wqhd ips display with flicker-safe certified by tuv
Ergonomic design
Reader mode

LG 27MB85R In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Very Good Brand

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

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This PC display is rated C for energy efficiency, and the 27MB85R has an average 5 year running cost of £70 based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This LCD screen was released in April 2014.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of PC monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the LG 27MB85R of 27" is in the biggest 19% of all LCD screens when ordered by this feature.

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2560 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The 27MB85R has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. That's 78% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 27MB85R of 5ms is fairly average compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 74% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the LG 27MB85R of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 7% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the 27MB85R of 178° is in the widest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 27MB85R does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The 27MB85R-B's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 53% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Stand Included

The 27MB85R has a stand included. 84% of PC screens do not have a stand included.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The 27MB85R features Picture-in-Picture support. 95% of LCD screens do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has AC, DVI and 1 More Cables Included

The LG 27MB85R has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. This LCD screen has a USB cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens. The cables included "DVI" and "AC" are also found on this LG flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg model27mb85rb, generic 27mb85rb, lg 2560x1440, oem 27mb85rb, lg 27mb85rb

Barcodes:

00012300852586, 00012305077427, 00719192194458, 00801038399582, 00803982717870, 00806293515654, 00809185335187, 00809385184073, 00821503837715, 04053162959163, 08806084711274

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