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LG 29UC97

LG 29UC97 PC Monitor

29" 2560 X 1080 5000000:1 LCD Feb 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
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7 Reasons For

LG LCD Screens Have Good Reviews

We checked 3,064 expert and owner reviews for LG PC screens and found that on average LG has good reviews. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UC97 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other PC displays of a similar spec and age to the 29UC97.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative PC displays with a built-in speaker(s) currently available including because of it's better review score, the Viewsonic VA2037[plb_1471364_price].

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 29UC97 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% more display resolution than the most common display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all medium monitors that are a similar age to the 29UC97 the display resolution ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 4096 x 2160 pixels (best).

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Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The LG 29UC97 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor.

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Very High RMS Rated Power

The lowest RMS rated power of similar spec PC displays that have been available for around the same time as the 29UC97 is 1W and the highest is 20W. With an RMS rated power of 14 Watts, the LG 29UC97 has a fairly high RMS rated power compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released one year ago.

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Quite Big Display Diagonal (metric)

Across all the medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 29UC97 the display diagonal (metric)s range from 48cm to 89cm. The LG 29UC97 has one of the bigger display diagonal (metric)s (73.66 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age.

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2560 X 1080 Supported Graphics Resolutions

The highest resolution of the LG 29UC97 is 2560 x 1080. That's 33% more resolution than a 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080) PC monitor, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 29UC97 the resolution ranges from 720 x 400 (worst) to 4096 x 2160 (best).

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4 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 29UC97 does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to the 29UC97 also do not have a built-in camera.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been around for more than a year, the LG 29UC97 is not 3D.

PC screens which are 3D that might also be worth considering include the Samsung S29E790C[plb_2827679_price] which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The LG 29UC97 does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the 29UC97 also do not have a card reader integrated.

There are a number of alternative PC displays which also have a card reader integrated which you might want to look at including the DELL 2407WFP[plb_3247392_price], or the Benq SW2700PT[plb_2982141_price] which is also higher rated.

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Only Has Two Cables Includeds

The LG 29UC97 has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been on the market for more than a year. The most frequently found cables included is AC, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables includeds DisplayPort and HDMI are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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4 Other reasons to consider the LG 29UC97

Running Costs Are Average

This flatpanel monitor has an efficiency rating of A. The average running cost of the 29UC97 is £74 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 500 flatpanel monitors that were launched more than a year ago.

Released Over Two Years Ago

This medium monitor has been on the market for over two years.

Two Thunderbolt Ports Quantitys

The LG 29UC97 has two thunderbolt ports quantitys. That's average compared to the other eight flatpanel monitors that have been around for more than a year that we have assessed the number of thunderbolt ports quantitys of.

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LCD Display

The LG 29UC97 has an LCD display which is better than most medium monitors that are a similar age to it. Most flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as it have an LED display.

If you would prefer a PC monitor with a better display type then you might also want to consider the Viewsonic VA2037[plb_1471364_price] (LED) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

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HDCP
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USB Type-A Downstream Ports Quantity
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Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Performance
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
Thin Client
Thin Client Installed
Ergonomics
VESA Mounting Interfaces
Cable Lock Slot
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Energy Star Certified
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Cables Included

Expert Reviews

3 July 2015

Der überbreite und leicht gebogene LG 29UC97-S überzeugt mit guter Bildqualität und weiten Blickwinkeln. Der für den Monitor prädestinierte ?Picture-by-Picture?-Modus gestaltet sich indes... Read more…

User Reviews

(4)
Reviewed 12 August 2015 by Chris

Anticipation is to mention that I have received this monitor as part of product testing. Previously I used a 24-inch Benq monitor in 16: 9 format. With 29-inch monitors, 21: 9 format and Curved... Read more…

Reviewed 11 August 2015 by Chris

Anticipation is to mention that I have received this monitor as part of product testing. Previously I used a 24-inch Benq monitor in 16: 9 format. With 29-inch monitors, 21: 9 format and Curved... Read more…

Reviewed 7 August 2015 by Barbara P.
(Verified Purchase)

Sometimes i have to turn my head a little bit to the left or right to see things on the screen, this thing is that big. im disabled an osteosarcoma patient had neck chest surgery and when i have... Read more…

Reviewed 3 August 2015 by James v.

I'm a little suspicious about why the dimensions weren't provided in the specs. I've never encountered that at NewEgg...

Running Cost

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Electricity cost when switched on £71.79
Electricity cost when on standby £1.54
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Total running cost over 5 years £73.33
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
10
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 10 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 29uc97, lg 29uc97s, lg 29uc97c, lg 29uc97cb, lg 2560x1080, lg 29uc97cba, lg 29uc97cbae, lg 29uc97cbaek, lg electronics 29uc97, lg electronics 29uc97c, lg electronics 29uc97s, lg electronics ltd 29uc97, lg electronics ltd 29uc97c
Barcodes 00013088264769, 08806084914651, 08806087132335, 08806087420029

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