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LG 29UM55 PC Monitor

29" 2560 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £89.73 Electricity cost over 5 years
Average expert reviews
2560 x 1080 pixels display resolution
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)
4 Reviews

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Average Expert Reviews

This LG PC monitor received a score of 75% from expert review website

LG Has Good Reviews for Its PC Screens

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


Average Running Costs

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 29UM55 will cost £90 over 8 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 1,092 PC monitors of a comparable age and spec.


Released Over Two Years Ago

It was September 2014 when LG released the 29UM55.


Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UM55 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other PC screens that were launched around the same time as this PC screen which have a built-in speaker(s).

Alternative PC screens which also have a built-in speaker(s) that you might want to consider include the Samsung 320MXN-3, the Apple 27" Cinema Display, or the Fujitsu B20T-6.

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The LG 29UM55 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 PC screens of this age and type the worst display resolution is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 29UM55 has an HDCP. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this flatpanel monitor also have an HDCP.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The LG 29UM55 features Picture-in-Picture support. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC monitor also feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

The LG 29UM55 is a two HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this age and type have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Has a Headphone Out

The LG 29UM55 has a headphone out, as do most of the other LCD screens that have been on the market for a comparable time to this PC display.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 29UM55 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other comparable spec PC displays that are a similar age to this PC screen.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 29UM55 is more than most medium monitors that have been available for more than two years. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. The cables included "HDMI" is also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 2560x1080, lg 29um55
Barcodes 08806084867421, 08806084880406, 08806084880956, 08806084920522, 08806655021405

LG 29UM55 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 29UM55 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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