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LG 29UC97 PC Monitor

29" 2560 X 1080 5000000:1 LCD Feb 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £73.33 Electricity cost over 5 years
LG flatpanel monitors have good reviews
Has a built-in speaker(s)
2560 x 1080 pixels display resolution
5 Reviews

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Running Costs Are OK

This flatpanel monitor has an energy efficiency rating of A. The 29UC97 is typical compared to the other 1,092 medium monitors that were released more than two years ago that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 29UC97 will cost £74 over 8 years to run.


Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC screen was released in February 2015.


LG Flatpanel Monitors Have Good Reviews

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


Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UC97 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC displays of a comparable spec and age to this LCD screen also have a built-in speaker(s).

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of its better review score, the Apple 27" Cinema Display.

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the LG 29UC97 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most frequently found display resolution. Medium monitors that have been available for more than two years display resolutions range from 1366 x 768 pixels to 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 29UC97 has an HDCP. Most of the other PC displays of this spec and age also have an HDCP.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 29UC97 is more than most PC screens of a comparable type and age to it. The most commonly found cables included is AC, but this cables included is not found on this PC screen. The cables included DisplayPort and HDMI are also found on this PC display.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most medium monitors that are a comparable age to this PC screen have between one and three HDMI ports, including the LG 29UC97 which has two HDMI ports.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 29UC97 has an Energy Star certified. Most of the other LCD screens of this spec and age also have an Energy Star certified.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics ltd 29uc97c, lg electronics 29uc97c, lg electronics 29uc97s, lg 2560x1080, lg 29uc97cb
Barcodes 00013088264769, 08806084914651, 08806087132335

LG 29UC97 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 29UC97 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 692,351 product attributes, 78,668 PC monitor reviews and 7,521,600 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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