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LG 29EA73 PC Monitor

29" 2560 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Feb 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £123.06 Electricity cost over 5 years
One industry award
Not easy to use
Does not have a good battery life
59 Reviews + 1 Award
benchmark.pl Great Quality
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Power

Does Not Have a Good Battery Life

Two owners who bought it concluded that it did not have a good battery life. Newegg.com said “Battery built into machine” . Newegg.com also said “Stupid crapware and settings rendering OS a bit unstable, HDD is relatively slow, battery life is low” in their review.


Reviews

One Industry Award

Benchmark.pl gave this PC display a "Great Quality" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Six experts from sites including PC Mag, Chip.de, komputerswiat.pl and benchmark.pl have rated this LCD screen on average 82%.

User Reviews Are Good

On average, 29EA73 owners rated this PC display 80%. 17 reviewers (74% of all reviewers) gave this PC display either 4 or 5 stars.

LG PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

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

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Support

Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

One owner who purchased it thought it did not have good technical guidance. Newegg.com wrote “The manual refers to an included "USB up cable”.


Smart TV

Good in Terms of Connectivity

One customer who reviewed it said that it was good in terms of connectivity. Newegg.com mentioned “Connectivity in the back is awesome with a D 1.2, two HDMIs”.


Audio

Noisy

One person said in their reviews that it was noisy. Newegg.com mentioned in their LG 29EA73 review “The built-in speakers are loud.” yet they only rated it 20 out of 100.

Quiet

One person who reviewed the product considered that it was quiet. Newegg.com wrote “Runs fast, cool and quiet” in their review of this PC monitor. One person said in their reviews that it was noisy. Newegg.com mentioned in their LG 29EA73 review “The built-in speakers are loud.” yet they only rated it 20 out of 100.


Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This LCD screen was released in April 2017.


Energy

Very High Running Costs

The 29EA73 is in the most expensive 17% of all 1,088 LCD screens of this age and type that we have looked at for running costs. Based on typical energy prices, we estimate the 29EA73 will cost £124 over 8 years to run.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29EA73 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that have been around for a comparable time to this LCD screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the LG 34UM65, or the AOC D2769VH.

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Features

Good Features

Two owners who bought the LG 29EA73 considered that it had good features. Newegg.com said three years ago “Great Features” but despite that they gave it a rating of 1 stars.


Display

2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the LG 29EA73 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC monitor, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Across all PC displays of this spec and age the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC monitor range from 18° to 1,800°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the LG 29EA73 has one of the wider viewing angles, horizontal amongst medium monitors of this age.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

With a viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees, the LG 29EA73's viewing angle, vertical is one of the widest amongst comparable spec PC screens that came out more than two years ago. The viewing angles, vertical of PC displays of this age and type range from 10° to 180°.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 29EA73 has an HDCP. Most of the other PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as this LCD screen also have an HDCP.

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Quite Fast Response Time

Across all the PC monitors of this type and age the response times range from 1ms to 40ms. With a response time of only 5 milliseconds, the LG 29EA73 has a fairly fast response time compared to most of the other PC displays that were released around the same time as this PC screen.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

The LG 29EA73 is a two HDMI port LCD screen.

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Ergonomics

Wall Mountable

The LG 29EA73 is wall mountable, as are most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been around for around the same time as this PC screen.

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Design

Not Easy to Use

Six customers who purchased it said that it was not easy to use. Newegg.com wrote “Needs 3rd party device to use color tuning software” . Newegg.com also mentioned “The system is complex ad difficulte to use” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “They are soft touch sensitive buttons and just trying to find the buttons activates the controls” in their review.

Four people mentioned in their reviews that the product was not easy to use the menus. Newegg.com mentioned “Why can't I mute the menu and onoff button beeps” . Newegg.com also said “The on screen menu is controlled by capacitive buttons, Also the stand only allows for tilt” in their review.

One customer considered that this PC monitor did not have a touch sensitive screen. Newegg.com said “The touch sensitive controls are very sensitive” in their review of this PC monitor. One person wrote in their reviews that it was not easy to assemble. Newegg.com wrote “Also, they were suppose to include 2 screws with the monitor to assemble it.” .

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Well Made

Six customers wrote in their reviews that the product was well made. Newegg.com wrote in their LG 29EA73 review “Overall this is a solid laptop, not very heavy”. Newegg.com also wrote “Solid Stand (most monitor stands are terrible” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Good built in speakers” in their review.

One owner who reviewed it reckoned that it was strong and durable. Matt N. mentioned in his LG 29EA73 review on Newegg.com three years ago “I've been shopping for a laptop for awhile now and finding a fast machine with 1080p resolution is very tough as the market has been flooded with low resolution displays”.

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Good Quality

Nine people mentioned in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality. Newegg.com mentioned “This one is very well designed and looks nice too - great addition” in their review of the LG 29EA73. Newegg.com also said “Price for the performance, form factor, physical quality” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Seems to be a quality screen” in their review.

Good Looking

Eight customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was good looking. Newegg.com mentioned “Its pretty”. Newegg.com also said “Beautiful 1080p display” in their review. Newegg.com also said “Aesthetically pleasing” in their review.

Two owners who bought the product thought it was well designed. Newegg.com said “Gorgeous mac-like design” . One owner who reviewed it mentioned that it was ugly. Ben Vamos mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Clear, crisp, excellent except for that ugly yellow area on bottom left”.

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy and Bulky

Three customers who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was heavy and bulky. Newegg.com wrote “No bulky DVDCD drive”. Newegg.com also mentioned “Stand is heavy, screen is light” in their review.

Easy to Carry Around

Three customers who reviewed this PC monitor thought it was heavy and bulky. Newegg.com wrote “No bulky DVDCD drive”. Newegg.com also mentioned “Stand is heavy, screen is light” in their review. One person mentioned that it was easy to carry around. Newegg.com said “Size is easy to carry without compromising features” .

One person concluded that the product was a good body shape. Three years ago Newegg.com mentioned “Alluminum body is nice” but despite that they only scored it 20 out of 100.

One owner who reviewed the LG 29EA73 thought it was thin. Richard R. wrote three years ago “Even though the bezel on the screen is ultra thin” and gave this PC monitor a score of 7 stars.

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Good for Making Skype Calls

One customer who reviewed it mentioned that it was good for making skype calls. Newegg.com said “Great standard mic and webcam for skype and other software that require such things” in their review of this PC monitor but even so they scored this PC monitor 1 stars.

Image Ghosting

Two owners who reviewed the LG 29EA73 concluded that it had image ghosting. Newegg.com mentioned in their LG 29EA73 review “Dell makes an ultrasharp monitor (this is better believe me, why You can play games on it with no ghosting”. Newegg.com also wrote “Able to play any game without ghosting at the resolution” in their review.

Two owners who reviewed the product mentioned that it had good picture quality. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor “Beautiful picture quality and colors”. Salman S. mentioned “When using any Graphics intensive software make sure that the switchable graphics knows to use the discrete 8770m instead of Intel HD 4000” in their LG 29EA73 review but despite that they gave it a score of 59.134808422577 out of 100.

One owner mentioned in their reviews that the product had clear images. Newegg.com said three years ago “Clarity and colors are amazing, response time is good” . One customer wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor had a wide viewing angle. Newegg.com wrote three years ago “The viewing angle is also great”.

One person who reviewed this PC monitor considered that it had a sharp image. Newegg.com mentioned “Excellent color, sharpness and depth”.

One person who reviewed it mentioned that it had a good refresh rate. Newegg.com said in their review of this PC monitor “The monitor advertises a 10ms refresh rate”.

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Price

Good Value for Money

Fourteen owners who reviewed it agreed that it was good value for money. Newegg.com mentioned “Price 380 when on sale for black friday (thank you newegg” yet they scored it 1 stars. Newegg.com also mentioned “Great value with sale on” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Outstanding hardware for the price” in their review.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 29ea73, lg 29ea73p
Barcodes 00719192192928, 08806084423375, 08806084423382, 08806084445650, 08806084447210

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