Close

Loading image...
LG 31MU97C-B

LG 31MU97C-B PC Monitor

31" 4096 X 2160 LCD Mar 2015
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Display Built-In Speaker(s) Release Date
The 31MU97C-B delivers 4K (4096x2160) resolution across a 31 display, providing crisp images with a significant amount of pixels on-screen. 4K (4096x2160) resolution displays over four times the... More
£125.63 Electricity cost over 5 years. Calculate
Available from international sellers only
Tell Me When It Becomes Available
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Searching for prices in ...

10 Reasons For

Three Number of Upstream Portss

Most PC screens of a similar age and spec to the 31MU97C-B have between one and five number of upstream portss, including the 31MU97C-B which has three number of upstream portss.

Chart Edit

Good Brand

LG is one of the superior flatpanel monitor manufacturers according to average reviews from experts and users, and LG also has good ratings for its medium monitors.

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 31MU97C-B has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other similar spec PC displays that came out more than a year ago also have a built-in speaker(s).

There are a number of other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) currently available which you might want to consider including because of it's better review score, the Viewsonic VA2037[plb_1471364_price].

Read more Less Chart Edit

Two HDMI Ports Quantitys

The 31MU97C-B is a two HDMI ports quantity PC display. Most of the other medium monitors that were released around the same time as the 31MU97C-B have between one and two HDMI ports quantitys.

Chart Edit

4096 X 2160 Supported Graphics Resolutions

The LG 31MU97C-B has a maximum resolution of 4096 x 2160. That's over four times the resolution of the most common supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080).

This PC monitor's resolution (4096 x 2160) is in fact the best resolution amongst all similar spec PC monitors that are a comparable age to the 31MU97C-B.

A 640 x 350 supported graphics resolutions is the worst resolution across comparable types of PC monitor.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Fairly Big Display Diagonal (metric)

The LG 31MU97C-B has one of the bigger display diagonal (metric)s (78.7 centimeters) amongst medium monitors of this age. The average display diagonal (metric) of medium monitors that were released around the same time as the 31MU97C-B is 64cm.

Chart Edit

Fairly Large Color Gamut

The average color gamut of medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 31MU97C-B is 82%, and the color gamuts range from 68% to 120%. With a color gamut of 99.5 percent, the 31MU97C-B has one of the larger color gamuts amongst medium monitors of this age.

Chart Edit

Quite High RMS Rated Power

PC screens that were launched more than a year ago have RMS rated powers of between 1W and 20W. With an RMS rated power of 10 Watts, the 31MU97C-B has a quite high RMS rated power compared to most of the other comparable spec PC monitors that have been available for a similar time to the 31MU97C-B.

Chart Edit

Quite Bright Display Brightness

Across all the flatpanel monitors of this type and age the display brightnesss range from 200 cd/m² to 500 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m². The LG 31MU97C-B has a quite bright display brightness (320 candellas per square meter) compared to most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 31MU97C-B.

Chart Edit

Has Four Cables Includeds

The 31MU97C-B has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens of this spec and age. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on flatpanel monitors of this type and age. The cables includeds "DisplayPort", "HDMI" and "USB" are also found on this PC screen.

Chart Edit

7 Reasons Against

Running Costs Are Very High

The 31MU97C-B is one of the least economic to run medium monitors that were released more than a year ago that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 31MU97C-B is £79.

Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

Like most of the other similar spec LCD screens that have been on the market for around the same time as the 31MU97C-B, the 31MU97C-B does not have a built-in camera.

We compared this PC monitor to all the other PC monitors with a built-in camera and we think the Asus VK248H[plb_2969185_price] is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Not 3D

The LG 31MU97C-B is not 3D. Most of the other similar spec LCD screens that were launched more than a year ago are also not 3D.

Flatpanel monitors which are 3D that might be worth looking at include the Asus PG278Q[plb_3097078_price] which is also higher rated.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The 31MU97C-B does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 31MU97C-B also do not have a card reader integrated.

We compared all the other LCD screens which also have a card reader integrated to this PC screen and we think the DELL 2407WFP[plb_3247392_price], or the Benq SW2700PT[plb_2982141_price] is also worth considering.

Read more Less Chart Edit

Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a 4K Ultra HD HD type, which is the most frequently found HD type on medium monitors that came out around the same time as it.

Chart Edit

Fairly High Power Consumption (max)

At 85 Watts, the 31MU97C-B has a quite high power consumption (max) compared to most of the other PC monitors that were launched around the same time as the 31MU97C-B. Flatpanel monitors that were released one year ago have power consumption (max)s of between 0.45W and 170W.

Chart Edit

Very Heavy

The weights of medium monitors that are a similar age to the 31MU97C-B range from 2.3g to 79kg, and the average weight is 4.9kg. The weight of the 31MU97C-B of 78.9 kilograms is one of the heaviest amongst medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 31MU97C-B.

Chart Edit

2 Other reasons to consider the LG 31MU97C-B

Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when LG released the 31MU97C-B.

LCD Display

The 31MU97C-B has a better display type than most LCD screens of this age and spec. This PC screen has an LCD display, whereas most comparable spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as it have an LED display.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other PC screens that have an LCD Display currently available including because of it's better review score, the AOC Q2778[plb_2770550_price], or the Asus VP278H[plb_3195871_price].

If the display type of this flatpanel monitor is not good enough for you then you might want to look at the Viewsonic VA2037[plb_1471364_price] (LED and higher rated), or the Samsung S27E500C[plb_3063888_price] (LED and higher rated).

Read more Less Chart Edit

Specification

Display
Display Diagonal
Display Resolution
Display
Supported Graphics Resolutions
HD Type
HDCP
Aspect Ratio
Pixel Pitch
Viewing Angle, Vertical
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
Contrast Ratio (typical)
Display Diagonal (metric)
Display Technology
Display Brightness
Response Time
DDC/CI
Color Gamut
Ports & Interfaces
Headphone Out
PC Audio in
DisplayPorts Quantity
HDMI Ports Quantity
Mini DisplayPorts Quantity
USB Hub Version
Number of Upstream Ports
Built-In USB Hub
Multimedia
Built-In Speaker(s)
RMS Rated Power
Number of Loudspeakers
Design
Colour of Product
Ergonomics
Height Adjustment
Height Adjustment
Tilt Angle
Tilt Adjustment
VESA Mounting Interfaces
VESA Mounting
Pivot
Plug and Play
On/off Switch
Power
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
Power Consumption (off)
Power Consumption (typical)
Power Consumption (max)
AC Input Frequency
AC Input Voltage
Operational Conditions
Storage Relative Humidity (H-H)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Certificates
Certification
Electromagnetic Compatibility
Safety
Energy Star Certified
Weight & Dimensions
Package Weight
Package Height
Package Depth
Package Width
Weight With Stand
Height (with Stand)
Depth (with Stand)
Width (with Stand)
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Manual
User Guide On CD-ROM
Technical Details
Picture Mode

Running Cost

Hours of Use Per Day: hours
Show running costs over: years
Electricity cost when switched on £125.63
Electricity cost when on standby
@ £0.139 per kwh - Edit electricity price and usage
kwh per hour
kwh per hour left on standby
Electricity price £per kilowatt hour
Annual electricity price inflation %
Water cost when switched on
@ £0.003474 per litre - Edit water usage and price
litres per hour
Water price £per litre
Annual water price inflation %
Submit Energy Consumption Figures
Total running cost over 5 years £125.63
Running costs for this PC monitor have been estimated based on other similar PC monitors. If you know how much electricity and water the LG 31MU97C-Buses then please let us know by entering those figures in the boxes above.
0.62T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.62 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
16
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 16 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 31mu97, lg 17x9, 31mu97c, 31mu97cb, lg 31mu97, lg 31mu97c, lg 31mu97cb, generic 31mu97, generic 31mu97c, generic 31mu97cb, lg electronics 31mu97, lg electronics 31mu97c, lg electronics 31mu97cb
Barcodes 00000011679053, 00719192197633, 04923123153391

Save Money with These Great PC Monitor Vouchers & Offers

£20 Off
Voucher
£20 Off a £200+ spend
Valid 1 Nov 16 - 31 Jan 17
10% Off
Voucher
10% Off the entire site
Offer ends today!
Free Next Day Delivery
Voucher
Free Next Day Delivery on orders over £100
Valid 11 Jan 17 - 31 Jan 17
20% Off
Voucher
20% OFF First Order
Valid 10 Oct 16 - 31 Jan 17

See How Other PC Monitors Compare to the LG 31MU97C-B

HP EliteDisplay E240c vs LG 31MU97C-B

HP EliteDisplay E240c vs LG 31MU97C-B
HP EliteDisplay E240c LG 31MU97C-B
£ 147.57
Lower Power Consumption When Off
Nineteen Times Lighter
Lower Maximum Power Consumption
29% Cheaper to Run
One Less HDMI Port
Four Times Lower RMS Rated Audio Power

Benq RL2460HT vs LG 31MU97C-B

Benq RL2460HT vs LG 31MU97C-B
Benq RL2460HT LG 31MU97C-B
£ 144.98
Four Times Faster Response Time
Two Times Lower Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
73.7kg Lighter
Cheaper to Run by £35.26
6W Lower RMS Rated Audio Power
75% Deeper

iiyama B2783QSU-B1 vs LG 31MU97C-B

iiyama B2783QSU-B1 vs LG 31MU97C-B
iiyama B2783QSU-B1 LG 31MU97C-B
£ 249.97
4x Faster Response Time
Lighter
Four Months Newer
19% Narrower
Only One HDMI Port
Lower RMS Rated Audio Power
Feedback