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LG 31MU97Z

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LG 31MU97Z

LG 31MU97Z
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A massive display diagonal and high-quality 4096 x 2160 pixels resolution flatpanel monitor, with low running costs
31" 4096 X 2160 Pixels 5000000:1 No Sep 2015 B
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LG 31MU97Z Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the LG 31MU97Z as follows:
94
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Age
2 Years Old
71
Running Costs
£69 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £69 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC monitors.
Customers report superior product quality.
This LG PC monitor has some great features:
4096 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Has a built-in USB hub
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 resolution of standard 1920x1080 FHD, and over half a million more pixels than UHD resolution (3840x2160). the most intricate details are displayed perfectly for creative profession
Orts SST (single stream transport) technology that delivers digital cinema 4k resolution from a single source. A smooth viewing experience is achieved while previewing film content without any image sync issues or image tearing like that of other 4k monitors with limited MST (multi-stream transport) or tiled technol
31MU97C-B with dci-p3 digital cinema color standard reproduces the full dynamic range of shadow, color, saturation and brightness of content<br>accurately throughout post-production, matching what will be seen in the theater. on-site, superfine editing and over all control can be achieved while<br>using a preview cam

LG 31MU97Z In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Customers Report Superior Product Quality

Two owners wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was good quality.

Very Good Brand

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

Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

The energy efficiency rating of this flatpanel monitor is B, and based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 31MU97Z will cost £69 over 5 years to run, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 PC screens.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

LG released the 31MU97Z in September 2015.

Features

4096 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The 31MU97Z has a maximum display resolution of 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most frequently found resolution. Across all PC displays the best resolution is 5120 x 2880 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the PC displays the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The LG 31MU97Z's display diagonal of 31" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 90% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Response Time

The response time of the 31MU97Z of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 38% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 31MU97Z has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The 31MU97Z has a built-in USB hub. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the 31MU97Z of 1,000 is relatively standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 51% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The LG 31MU97Z's vertical viewing angle of 178° is in the widest 15% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

PC monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 31MU97Z of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC screens. It is in the widest 2% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The 31MU97Z has a greater number of cables included than most PC monitors. This LCD screen has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on flatpanel monitors. The cables included "HDMI", "AC" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this PC display.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG 31MU97Z has a handheld remote control, unlike 97% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a handheld remote control.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The 31MU97Z features Picture-in-Picture support, unlike 95% of PC monitors which do not feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the LG 31MU97Z which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 31mu97zb

Barcodes:

00719192197770, 05415247098850

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