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LG 27MP48HQ

78

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LG 27MP48HQ

£178.42
LG 27MP48HQ
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An excellently reviewed and very economical to run 27" LCD screen, with very good features but representing only average value for money
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LG 27MP48HQ Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have ranked the LG 27MP48HQ number 322 across all PC monitors, number 338 in medium monitors and number 864 in best selling monitors.
93
Reviews
17 Reviews
52
Value for Money
Average
83
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Age
2 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£39 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 86%, based on 17 reviews. Looking across the entire NEC PC monitor range, the average reviews for all NEC LCD screens are also excellent.
At over a year old this PC monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available.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 LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £39 over 5 years are in the cheapest 20% of all 3,292 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
Customers report it is reasonably priced, excellent product quality and good picture quality. However they also report unsatisfactory connectivity.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
27" class full HD IPS LED monitor (27" diagonal)
Full HD IPS display
On-Screen control
Screen split 2.0
Reader mode

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £162.23 on eBay 26 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 69% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

LG 27MP48HQ In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

On average, 27MP48HQ owners rated this PC screen 86%. 9 reviewers (76% of all reviewers) gave this PC screen either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

Some people who reviewed the product concluded that it was good value for money. This month Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon “Decent, low cost monitor with caveats” in their LG 27MP48HQ review. Amazon Customer also mentioned “This is actually a pretty decent low cost (Sub-150) monitor for office use”. Ardyhead said on Amazon “Great Unit for a good price!”.

Several people who bought the LG 27MP48HQ considered that it was a bargain for the price. Dusty White gave this PC monitor a score of 80 out of 100 and he wrote on Amazon this month “The problem is that the stand is cheap and the monitor top heavy” in his LG 27MP48HQ review. Lou Shapiro wrote in his review on Amazon in October “Great bargain” and rated the product as very good.

One LG 27MP48HQ reviewer reckoned that the product was cheap.

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Users Report Superior Product Quality

Several customers wrote in their reviews that the LG 27MP48HQ was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in October this year “Picture quality is ok” however despite that they only gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Bernard F. Crowley scored the product very highly and he wrote a few weeks ago “I have a series of high quality photos as a screen saver” in his review. This month Carve&glass wrote “The picture quality is very good, excellent rendering of my photographs without much adjustment” in their review.

Users Report Good Picture Quality

Some customers who purchased it concluded that it had good picture quality. Franklin D Dunlap said on Amazon this year “Nice picture quality the touch screen portion i had not used”.

Customers Report Nice Design

Several LG 27MP48HQ owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking.

Users Report Good Environmental Credentials

One customer mentioned that it was good in terms of power usage. Born Old wrote “Everything works as expected and it is much more energy efficient than my previous Samsung monitor” in their review of this PC monitor however they gave the product a rating of 3 stars.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

One LG 27MP48HQ owner who reviewed the LG 27MP48HQ reckoned that it was tight.

One LG 27MP48HQ owner who purchased it considered that it was a good weight. In October this year Amazon Customer said on Amazon “For me, I purchased a nice multi-monitor stand then used Scotch 30lb Weight Tape to secure them” but despite that they gave it a rating of 3 stars.

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LG Has Very Good PC Screen Reviews

Based on 9,340 user and expert reviews (including 2,143 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its PC screens. 93% of those that bought a LG PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

One LG 27MP48HQ reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. A few weeks ago Born Old said in their LG 27MP48HQ review on Amazon “If someone has found settings that look really good I would be interested to know what they are”.

Users Report Unsatisfactory Connectivity

Some LG 27MP48HQ reviewers concluded that it was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Ardyhead wrote in October “The pictures show an HDMI port it does not have one check the LG site it says it only has VGA” in their review of this PC monitor but even so they still scored the product very highly. Pink Jazz X said on Amazon a few weeks ago “One of the cons that almost made me rate it less than 5 stars is that there is NO HDMI cable included” in their LG 27MP48HQ review but despite that they still gave it a score of 5 stars.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £16 (9%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG 27MP48HQ and the United Kingdom price of £178.42 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $299.00 (£415.46).

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Running Costs

Low Running Costs

The energy efficiency rating of this PC screen is A+. The 27MP48HQ is one of the cheaper to run flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 27MP48HQ will cost only £39 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

LG released the 27MP48HQ in February 2016.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 27MP48HQ of 27" is bigger than 84% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of PC displays range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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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 the most frequently found resolution on PC displays.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the 27MP48HQ of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 58% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

PC displays have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The LG 27MP48HQ's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 83% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The 27MP48HQ's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is wider than 93% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The vertical viewing angles of LCD screens range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

The 27MP48HQ does not have a built-in USB hub, although it is worth keeping in mind that 81% of PC monitors also do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The 27MP48HQ's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 44% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 27mp48hqp, lg electronics 24mp48hq, 27mp48hqp 24mp48hq, lg 27mp48hq

Barcodes:

05415247113454, 08806087605273

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