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LG 29UC88B

£365.77
£248.94 £116.83 cheaper than 62 days ago
benchmark.pl Good Product conowego.pl Recommended
An award winning 2560 x 1080 LCD screen, but with poor features and a price that represents not very good value for money
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels No 178° Jan 2016
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LG 29UC88-B Review

With excellent reviews but at nearly 2 years old, we have ranked the LG 29UC88-B number 927 across all PC monitors.
86
3 Reviews + 2 Awards
16
Poor
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Missing Some Features
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19 Months Old
29
£103 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
42
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 42?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 85%. This PC monitor has received two awards including a "Recommended" award from Conowego.pl and an industry award from Benchmark.pl. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this flatpanel monitor is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2017.
It has running costs of £103 over 8 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to.
This LG PC monitor is missing some features:
Fairly slow response time
Only one HDMI port

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. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £439.85 to £248.94 in the last 62 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 82% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

LG 29UC88-B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The writer at review website Conowego.pl concluded that they would endorse this LCD screen and gave it their "Recommended" award.

The writer at one other expert review site thought that this flatpanel monitor was very good. This was from Benchmark.pl who gave it an "Good Product".

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on three expert reviews from sites including benchmark.pl, pcformat.pl and ferra.ru this flatpanel monitor has an average expert rating of 85 out of 100.

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Very Good Brand

Based on 4,594 owner and expert reviews (including 1,028 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its PC displays. 88% of those that bought a LG LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Price Has Gone Down by £117 (32%)

The price has dropped from £439.85 to £248.94 in the last 62 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG 29UC88-B and the United Kingdom price of £248.94 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $373.95 (£491.48).

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Features

Has a Game Mode

The 29UC88-B has a game mode, which is unusual. 93% of PC displays do not have a game mode.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 29UC88-B has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 84% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 29UC88-B has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Fairly Slow Response Time

The average response time of all flatpanel monitors is 5.7ms, with the fastest being 1ms and the slowest being 55ms. The response time of the 29UC88-B of 14ms is in the slowest 6% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Only One HDMI Port

The LG 29UC88-B is a one HDMI port PC screen.

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The 29UC88-B has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all flatpanel monitors is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Age

Released 19 Months Ago

This LG PC display was released in January 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are Average

The 29UC88-B is typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for running costs. Based on satisfactory usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 29UC88-B will cost £103 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 29uc88b

Barcodes:

00719192199774, 08806087605181

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