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LG 27MP57VQP PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Feb 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £81.02 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good brand
Has a headphone out
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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Running Costs Are OK

This PC display has an energy efficiency rating of B, and the 27MP57 has an average 8 year running cost of £82 based on typical energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC screens of this type and age.


Released Over Two Years Ago

It was February 2015 when LG released the 27MP57.


Good Brand

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


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 27MP57 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age which have a built-in speaker(s).

It is worth considering other PC displays which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the LG 29UB55 (£224.72), or the Philips 231P4Q (£226.24); or the HP EliteDisplay S240 (£223.73).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

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

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Has an HDCP

The LG 27MP57 has an HDCP. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable spec and age to this PC display also have an HDCP.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a Headphone Out

The LG 27MP57 has a headphone out. Most of the other PC displays of this spec and age also have a headphone out.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 27MP57 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC monitor also have an Energy Star certified.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 27MP57 is more than most LCD screens of this age and type. This LG PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on LCD screens that came out more than two years ago. The cables included "VGA" is also found on this PC screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 1920x1080, lg 27mp57vq

LG 27MP57 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 27MP57 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 691,708 product attributes, 78,213 PC monitor reviews and 8,104,600 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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