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LG 27MP55HQ PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Feb 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £65.64 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Reasonably priced
Poor product quality
6 Reviews

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Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This PC display received an expert rating of 80% from Digital Versus.

LG Flatpanel Monitors Have Good Reviews

Based on 3,721 owner and expert reviews (including 757 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its PC monitors. LG also has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range compared to other brands. 89% of those that bought a LG PC screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Price

Reasonably Priced

Two owners wrote in their reviews that it was good value for money. Digitalversus.com wrote on expert website Digital Versus three years ago “It's also the kind of basic, discreet monitor that, when combined with its reasonable price, gives you good reason to go out” in their LG 27MP55HQ review and gave it a rating of 7 stars. Digitalversus.com also mentioned “The LG 27MP55HQ-P offers great quality at a reasonable price for buyers in search of a versatile monitor” in their review.

One owner thought the product was expensive. Brandon M. mentioned on Newegg.com three years ago “The picture quality of more expensive monitors isn't much better, so why pay more?” and rated the product 5 stars.

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Display

Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The LG 27MP55HQ has one of the wider viewing angles, vertical (178 degrees) amongst flatpanel monitors of this age. The viewing angles, vertical of medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago range from 10° to 180°.

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Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

At 178 degrees, the 27MP55HQ has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been on the market for more than two years. The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to this PC display is 18° and the widest is 1,800°.

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Has an HDCP

The 27MP55HQ has an HDCP. Most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for a comparable time to this PC monitor also have an HDCP.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age to it.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The 27MP55HQ has a headphone out. Most of the other LCD screens of a comparable type and age to this flatpanel monitor also have a headphone out.

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Has an Audio Output

The 27MP55HQ has an audio output. Most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this LCD screen also have an audio output.

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Only One HDMI Port

Most medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC display have between one and three HDMI ports, including the LG 27MP55HQ which has one HDMI port.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The 27MP55HQ has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other flatpanel monitors that have been available for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The LG 27MP55HQ has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens of a comparable age and type to it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that were released more than two years ago. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this LCD screen.

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Faithfulenough Colours for Intheknow Amateurs (dE 3.6

Two people said in their reviews that the product had good colour saturation. Digital Versus said three years ago “Faithfulenough colours for intheknow amateurs (dE 3.6” in their LG 27MP55HQ review although they rated it 18.8 out of 100. Digitalversus.com gave the product a score of 75.2 out of 100 and wrote on expert review site Digital Versus “With satisfactory colours for productivity and multimedia”.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor wrote that it had a good contrast ratio. Digital Versus wrote in their review of this PC monitor “Good contrast ratio for an IPS monitor 1300 1” but despite that they only gave this PC monitor a score of 18.8 out of 100.

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Design

Poor Product Quality

Two customers wrote in their reviews that it was not good quality. Marc P. mentioned on Newegg.com “Quite frankly I'm surprised at the poor quality”.

Design and Connections Are Very Basic

One customer wrote that the LG 27MP55HQ was not well designed. Digital Versus said three years ago “Design and connections are very basic” in their review of this PC monitor.


Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 27MP55HQ does not have a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC displays that have been around for more than two years do have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in other PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the Samsung 320MXN-3, the Neovo TX-32, or the AOC Q2770PQU which is also higher rated.

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Energy

Running Costs Are Average

The average running cost of the 27MP55HQ is £66 over 8 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 1,088 comparable spec flatpanel monitors that came out more than two years ago.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when this PC monitor was released.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 27mp55hqp
Barcodes 00719192193505, 08806084531896, 08806084534231, 08806084544711

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