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A highly rated and 2 year old 1920 x 1080 LCD screen
27" 1920 X 1080 Pixels 5000000:1 LED Jul 2015
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LG 27MP47HQ Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old,
11 Reviews
Missing Some Features
2 Years Old
£82 Over 8 Years
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 38?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 87%, based on 11 reviews. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2017.
This PC monitor has an efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £82 over 8 years are typical compared to the other 2,768 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is robust, good picture quality and that it is a good size. However they also report that it is difficult to use and bad environmental credentials.
It is missing some features:
Only one HDMI port

LG 27MP47HQ Video Reviews

LG 27MP47HQ In-Depth Analysis


Good User Reviews

People who bought this flatpanel monitor rated this flatpanel monitor 87% on average. Over 90% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Difficult to Use

One customer who reviewed it concluded that it was not easy to use the menus. James said on Amazon “There are no settings for under scan on MacBook with Intel graphics” in his LG 27MP47HQ review.

Users Report Bad Environmental Credentials

One person who reviewed it considered that it was not good in terms of power usage. Andrew mentioned on Amazon “There are known LG issues with power saving mode and the monitor turning off” in his review of the LG 27MP47HQ.

Customers Report That it is Robust

Two people who reviewed the LG 27MP47HQ concluded that it was well made. Stuey mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “The monitor is nice and thin and feels well built” and scored it 8 stars.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

One LG 27MP47HQ owner reckoned that the product had good picture quality.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

One person who bought it concluded that it was thin.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

Three customers said in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality. In April last year Noman wrote “Got the item on time and is well made with good picture quality” in their review of the LG 27MP47HQ. James scored the product 8 stars and he wrote “Screen is fantastic quality”. James also wrote “Great quality screen let Down by wobbly stand” in his review.

Very Good Brand

Based on 4,457 expert and owner reviews (including 1,021 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its PC displays. 89% of those that bought a LG LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

One customer who bought it considered that it was good value for money. Stuey wrote on Amazon “For the price paid, she seems happy with it”.


Only One HDMI Port

The 27MP47HQ is a one HDMI port flatpanel monitor. Most of the other LCD screens have between one and five HDMI ports.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The narrowest viewing angle, vertical of flatpanel monitors is 10°, the widest is 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The viewing angle, vertical of the 27MP47HQ of 178° is in the widest 7% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC display has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display was released in July 2015.

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

This flatpanel monitor is rated B for energy efficiency. Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 27MP47HQ will cost £82 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 2,768 LCD screens.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 27mp47hq, lg 27mp47hqp, lg 1920x1080
Barcodes 00719192197558, 08806087425222, 08806087425253

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