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LG 34UC87M

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LG 34UC87M

£798.09
LG 34UC87-M
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hardware.info Excellent uk.hardware.info Excellent
An award winning and fully featured 3440 x 1440 pixels resolution PC monitor, with satisfactory running costs and one of the biggest display diagonals on the market
34" 3440 X 1440 Pixels No 5ms Jan 2015 B
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LG 34UC87-M Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have scored the LG 34UC87-M as follows:
92
Reviews
27 Reviews + 2 Awards
51
Value for Money
Average
89
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
69
Running Costs
£71 Over 5 Years
76
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 76?

It has very good user reviews with 100% of buyers recommending this PC display to others. This PC monitor has received two awards including industry awards from Hardware.info plus one other site. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC displays with better features are available. However this LG PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
The 34UC87-M has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £71 over 5 years are typical compared to the other 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving flatpanel monitors.
It has some great features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
3440 x 1440 pixels resolution
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle

LG 34UC87-M In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Two Industry Awards

The editors of two expert review sites both thought that this flatpanel monitor was very good. This was from Hardware.info and Uk.hardware.info who gave it an "Excellent".

Good User Reviews

On average, based on 27 user reviews the average user rating of this PC display is 84%. Over 86% of reviewers gave this PC display either 4 or 5 stars and 100% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors

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

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old, and at £798.09 it is in the most expensive 6% of PC monitors.

Running Costs

OK Running Costs

This PC display is rated B for energy efficiency. The 34UC87-M has an average running cost of £71 over 5 years based on typical usage levels and energy prices, which is typical compared to the other 3,255 LCD screens.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

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

Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

Across all the flatpanel monitors the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The display diagonal of the LG 34UC87-M of 34" is bigger than 96% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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3440 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The 34UC87-M has a maximum display resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst resolution of all PC monitors is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Average Response Time

The 34UC87-M's response time of 5ms is relatively standard compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is slower than 28% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 34UC87-M has a built-in speaker(s), which is unusual. 53% of PC screens do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the 34UC87-M of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 68% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature. Flatpanel monitors have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of PC displays range from 40° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the 34UC87-M of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 9% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 34UC87-M of 1,000 is relatively average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 26% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports, including the 34UC87-M which has two HDMI ports.

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Has a Headphone Out

The 34UC87-M has a headphone out, unlike 89% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a headphone out.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

generic 34uc87mb, lg 3440x1440, lg 34uc87mb

Barcodes:

00000011610053

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