Close
LG 27UD68-W

78

Overall Score

LG 27UD68-W

LG 27UD68-W
8 Images

Loading image...
prohardver.hu Recommended hdtvtest.co.uk Highly Recommended - Best in Class
A top of the range and very economical to run 27" PC screen
27" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels No 5ms Jan 2016 B
Display Diagonal Display Resolution 3D Response Time Release Date Energy Efficiency
Compare
Share on

LG 27UD68-W Compare Cheapest UK Prices

Sorry, currently not available from shops in the United Kingdom.
Check international prices

Notify Me When Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe

LG 27UD68-W Compare UK Used Prices

Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

7% Off
{Samsung NS190
£139.97
Was £150 (9 days ago)
Amazon UK
View More Amazing Deals

LG 27UD68-W Review

With excellent features and low running costs, we have ranked the LG 27UD68-W number 926 in medium monitors.
90
Features
Fully-Featured
80
Age
2 Years Old
87
Running Costs
£43 Over 5 Years
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 90%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £43 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
It has some great features:
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Very wide horizontal viewing angle
Wider than average vertical viewing angle

LG 27UD68-W In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

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

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This PC display has an energy efficiency rating of B. The average running cost of the 27UD68-W is £43 over 5 years based on average energy prices and usage levels, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays.

Calculate your own running costs

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released in January 2016.

Features

3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The 27UD68-W has a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. This PC screen also has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all PC screens the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

What does "display resolution" mean? Less Edit

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 27UD68-W of 27" is bigger than 79% of all PC monitors when sorted by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

Average Response Time

The 27UD68-W's response time of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 62% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

What does "response time" mean? Less Edit

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the LG 27UD68-W does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC displays do not have a built-in speaker(s).

What is a built-in speaker(s)? Less Edit

Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

Across all the PC monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The 27UD68-W's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 99% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature.

What does "horizontal viewing angle" mean? Less Edit

Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the LG 27UD68-W of 178° is in the widest 17% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. PC displays have vertical viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

What does "vertical viewing angle" mean? Less Edit

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 27UD68-W has a built-in USB hub. 81% of PC monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

Chart Hide Chart What is a built-in USB hub? Less Edit

Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 27UD68-W of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 60% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "typical contrast ratio" mean? Less Edit

Two HDMI Ports

Most LCD screens have between one and five HDMI ports, including the 27UD68-W which has two HDMI ports.

Chart Hide Chart What does "HDMI port" mean? Less Edit

Has DisplayPort and HDMI

The 27UD68-W has a greater number of cables included than most flatpanel monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this PC display. The cables included HDMI and DisplayPort are also found on this PC screen.

Chart Hide Chart What does "cables included" mean? Less Edit

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG 27UD68-W has a handheld remote control, unlike 97% of PC screens which do not have a handheld remote control.

Chart Hide Chart What is a handheld remote control? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 27ud68w

Barcodes:

08806087593709

LG 27UD68-W - Other PC Monitors Worth Considering

Cheaper to run by £5.13
Best Available Price
ABS IT Services 77.33
Better brand
Built-in speaker(s)
Only one HDMI port
Best Available Price
Ebuyer 93.52

(505 reviews)
113.78
Significantly faster response time
Better brand
Built-in speaker(s)
Best Available Price
Amazon UK 113.78

(23 reviews)
139.00
Better brand
Higher energy efficiency rating
Best Available Price
nrg_it 139.00

(435 reviews)
139.36
Cheaper to run by £14.79
Six months older
Best Available Price
Techdna 139.36

Today's Best PC Monitor Deals

7% Price Drop
{Samsung NS190
£139.97
Was £150 (9 days ago)
Display Diagonal
19"
Display Resolution
1440 X 900 Pixels
3D
No
5% Price Drop
{DELL SE2216H
21 reviews
£94.97
Was £100 (8 days ago)
Display Diagonal
22"
Display Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
3D
No
13% Price Drop
{Philips 246E7QDAB
3 reviews
£122.31
Was £141 (29 days ago)
Display Diagonal
24"
Display Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
20000000:1
12% Price Drop
{Acer R271BMID
12 reviews
£149.98
Was £170 (80 days ago)
Display Diagonal
27"
Display Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
100000000:1
11% Price Drop
{Acer V196HQL Ab
3 reviews
£66.34
Was £75 (29 days ago)
Display Diagonal
19"
Display Resolution
1440 X 900 Pixels
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
100000000:1
View More Amazing PC Monitor Deals