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LG 29UM68P

£276.83
£235.41 £41 cheaper than 72 days ago
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An award winning and very popular 29" PC monitor, with moderate running costs and very good features
29" 2560 X 1080 Pixels No 5ms Jan 2016 B
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£235.41
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LG 29UM68-P 29" UltraWide Quad HD IPS Black - computer monitors (2560 x 1080 pixels, LED, UltraWide Quad HD, IPS, 1000:1, 16.78 million colours)
£259.97
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LG 29UM68 29inch Ultrawide IPS Monitor (2560 x 1080, HDMI, DisplayPort, 250 cd/m2, 5ms, AMD Freesync)
£259.99
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UM68 29UW ultrawide IPS
£260.36
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Work It
£264.48
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Primo IT
£276.80
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Communications Solutions
£281.78
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LambdaTek
LG 29UM68-P - 29" UM68-P Monitor - 29" Black Full HD LED Widescreen Monitor ... (Brand new, unopened) - on
£300.21
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SmartTeck outlet
LG 29UM68 29" UltraWide Quad HD IPS Black computer monitor - 29UM68-P (Brand new, unopened) - on
£300.22
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The Tech Warehouse
LG 29UM68 29" IPS Black PC Flat Monitor/Panel - 2560 X 1080 Pixels, LED, UltraWi (Brand new, unopened) - on
£305.59
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zippytom
LG 29" UM68-P Monitor 29UM68-P Black Full HD LED Widescreen 2560 x 1080 2x 5W Sp (Brand new, unopened) - on
£308.15
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PC Direct UK
£309.90
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Electronic Accent
NEW LG 29UM68-P 29in 21_9 UltraWide Full HD IPS LED Monitor (29in Diagonal) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£310.98
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LG 29UM68 29" 2560 x 1080 5ms HDMI IPS LED Monitor (29UM68-P) (Brand new, unopened)
£312.99
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LG 29UM68 29" UltraWide Quad HD IPS Black computer monitor (Brand new, unopened)
£346.09
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LG 29UM68 29inch Ultrawide IPS Monitor 2560 x 1080 HDMI DisplayPort 250 cd m2 (Brand new, unopened)
£459.99
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LG Monitor Led 29 "29Um68 21: 9 6.62 kg
£313.64
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tandemgoods
LG 29UM68 29' Ultrawide IPS Monitor (2560x1080, 2x HDMI, DP, ) (Brand new, unopened) - on
£363.96
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Yachew Ltd
LG 29UM68 29inch Ultrawide IPS Monitor 2560 x 1080, HDMI, DisplayPort, 250 cd (Brand new, unopened) - on
£459.98
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Used - LG 29UM68-P - 29" ULTRAWIDE IPS LED Monitor - 21_9 (Used)
£140.00
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Used - LG 29UM68 29inch Ultrawide IPS Monitor (2560 x 1080, HDMI, DisplayPort, 250 cd/m2, 5ms, AMD Freesync)
£216.33
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LG 29UM68 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the LG 29UM68 number 18 in best selling monitors, number 152 across all PC monitors and number 152 in medium monitors.
93
Reviews
54 Reviews + 1 Award
82
Value for Money
Very Good
89
Features
Fully-Featured
77
Age
2 Years Old
61
Running Costs
£81 Over 5 Years
85
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 85?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 88%, based on 54 reviews. This PC monitor has received a "Recommended" award from Goldfries.com. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
It has an efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £81 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
This LG PC monitor is one of the best selling PC monitors currently on the market. View best selling PC monitors January 2018.
The 29UM68 has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
2560 x 1080 pixels resolution
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Very wide horizontal viewing angle

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.
There is a 65% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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LG 29UM68 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

The writer at website Goldfries.com concluded that they would recommend this LG LCD screen and gave it their "Recommended" award.

Good Expert Reviews

Four experts from sites including pcformat.pl, gamezoom.net, PC Welt.de and monitornerds.com have rated this flatpanel monitor on average 86%.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

The average owner rating of this flatpanel monitor is 90 out of 100 based on 50 owner reviews. 36 reviewers (72% of all reviewers) gave this flatpanel monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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Top Seller

The 29UM68 is one the best selling PC display currently available for sale.

LG PC Screens Have Very Good Reviews

Based on 6,573 expert and owner reviews (including 1,763 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its LCD screens. 92% of those that bought a LG flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is more expensive than 60% of PC monitors, it has excellent reviews and features, and is under 2 years old. However at £235.41 it appears to be great value for money overall.

Price Has Gone Down by £41 (15%)

The price has dropped from £276.83 to £235.41 in the last 72 days. Sign up to price alerts to be notified when the price changes.

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Cheaper Price Found in the United States

We found a cheaper price for the LG 29UM68 of $125.00 (£173.36) in the United States. That's a saving of £62.05.

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This flatpanel monitor is rated B for energy efficiency, and the 29UM68 is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 29UM68 will cost £81 over 5 years to run.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

LG released the 29UM68 in January 2016.

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The LG 29UM68's display diagonal of 29" is bigger than 88% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

The LG 29UM68 has a maximum display resolution of 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. The best resolution of all PC monitors is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The LG 29UM68's response time of 5ms is fairly standard compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 38% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The LG 29UM68's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 14% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LG 29UM68 of 178° is wider than 98% of all PC screens when ranked by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of LCD screens is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Does Not Have a Built-In USB Hub

Like most other flatpanel monitors, the LG 29UM68 does not have a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UM68 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Two HDMI Ports

The LG 29UM68 is a two HDMI port PC screen.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The LG 29UM68 features Picture-in-Picture support, which is unusual. 95% of flatpanel monitors do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics ltd 29um68p, lg electronics 29um68p, 8806087569957 29um68p, manufacturer 29um68, microsoft 29um68p, 29um68 29um68, acme 29um68p, lg 2560x1080, lg 250cdm2, lg 29um68p, lg um68p

Barcodes:

00672773735375, 00719192199361, 00796594807377, 08806087569957, 08806087569971, 08806087600605

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