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LG 31MU97Z-B

73

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LG 31MU97Z-B

LG 31MU97Z-B
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A fully featured and massive display diagonal 4096 x 2160 pixels resolution PC monitor, with low running costs
31" 4096 X 2160 Pixels No 5ms Nov 2015 B
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LG 31MU97Z-B Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have scored the LG 31MU97Z-B as follows:
94
Features
Fully-Featured
79
Age
2 Years Old
70
Running Costs
£70 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

NEC LCD screens have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better PC displays are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £70 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
4096 x 2160 pixels resolution
Wider than average vertical viewing angle
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
IGITAL CINEMA 4k (4096x2160) RESOLUTION
Single stream transport
DCP-P3 DIGITAL CINEMA COLOR STANDARD
PIVOT/HEIGHT ADJUSTMENT

LG 31MU97Z-B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

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

Running Costs

Average Running Costs

The energy efficiency classification of this LCD screen is B. The 31MU97Z-B is typical compared to the other 3,255 flatpanel monitors that we have looked at for 5 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 31MU97Z-B is £70.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market since November 2015.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the 31MU97Z-B of 31" is bigger than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is bigger than 90% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of flatpanel monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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4096 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LG 31MU97Z-B is 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The 31MU97Z-B's response time of 5ms is pretty typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 39% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

Across all the flatpanel monitors the vertical viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The LG 31MU97Z-B's vertical viewing angle of 178° is wider than 88% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average 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-B of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 89% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

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

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 31MU97Z-B has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The 31MU97Z-B's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty standard compared to most other PC displays. It is in the highest 39% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

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

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Two HDMI Ports

The 31MU97Z-B is a two HDMI port LCD screen. Most of the other PC screens have between one and five HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 31mu97zb

Barcodes:

00719192197770

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