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LG 29UC97

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LG 29UC97

LG 29UC97
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A positively reviewed and very economical to run 29" LCD screen, with great features
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels 5000000:1 No Feb 2015 A
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LG 29UC97 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have scored the LG 29UC97 as follows:
92
Reviews
5 Reviews
88
Features
Fully-Featured
73
Age
3 Years Old
90
Running Costs
£38 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 85%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This LG PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of A+, and its running costs of only £38 over 5 years are in the cheapest 18% of all 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving LCD screens.
The 29UC97 has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1080 pixels resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Very wide vertical viewing angle

LG 29UC97 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good LCD Screen Reviews

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

This LG PC display is rated A+ for energy efficiency. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 29UC97 will cost only £38 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more economic to run flatpanel monitors.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since February 2015.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The LG 29UC97's display diagonal of 29" is bigger than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the biggest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LG 29UC97 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 29UC97 of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 70% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UC97 has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the LCD screens the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The LG 29UC97's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 5% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The LG 29UC97's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 30% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature. The horizontal viewing angles of flatpanel monitors range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LG 29UC97's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is fairly average compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 72% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the LG 29UC97 which has two HDMI ports.

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Has DisplayPort and HDMI

The LG 29UC97 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 flatpanel monitor. The cables included HDMI and DisplayPort are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 2560x1080, lg 29uc97cb

Barcodes:

00719192198197, 08806084914651, 08806087132335

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