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LG 34UC97-S

72

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LG 34UC97-S

£698.99
LG 34UC97-S
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pcgameware.co.uk Silver pcauthority.com.au Recommended tomshardware.com Approved HEXUS.net Innovation
A gigantic display diagonal and multi award winning 3440 x 1440 pixels resolution LCD screen, with average running costs and good features
34" 3440 X 1440 Pixels No Jan 2015
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LG 34UC97-S Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the LG 34UC97-S as follows:
92
Reviews
107 Reviews + 9 Awards
75
Features
Good Features
73
Age
3 Years Old
59
Running Costs
£140 Over 5 Years
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 84% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others. This PC monitor has received nine awards including a "Recommended" award from Gagadget.com plus three other sites and an "Innovation" from HEXUS.net. NEC LCD screens also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However this LG PC monitor has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2018.
The 34UC97-S has running costs of £140 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 10% of all 3,255 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
Customers report good product quality, picture quality and that it is robust. However they also report that it is expensive.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
3440 x 1440 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal

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 was a cheaper price of £663.60 at Ex Demo Hut 61 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 66% 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 34UC97-S In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Nine Industry Awards

Flatpanel monitor experts love this LCD screen and have given it nine awards.

This PC display was given a "Recommended" award by websites Gagadget.com, Itc.ua, Prohardver.hu and Pcauthority.com.au all of whom said that this LG LCD screen was very good.

Three additional expert review sites all thought that this LG PC monitor was very good. This flatpanel monitor received a HEXUS.net "Innovation" award and it received an "Ultimate Choice" award from website Bozzabench.com, confirming their endorsement. This PC display also received a "Silver" award from review website Pcgameware.co.uk.

The writers at two other expert review sites both decided that this PC screen was very good. Tomshardware.com gave this LCD screen an "Approved" award and it received a "Best Features Award" from Tweaktown.com.

Average Expert Reviews

This LCD screen has an average expert rating of 78% based on 21 expert reviews from sites including Techradar, Digital Versus, PC Mag and zdnet.be.

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Good Owner Reviews

People who bought this LG PC display rated this PC display 86% on average. 45 reviewers (86% of all reviewers) gave this PC display either 4 or 5 stars and 84% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Users Report That it is Expensive

Six customers concluded that the product was not good value for money.

Users Report Excellent Product Quality

10 people said in their reviews that the LG 34UC97-S was good quality.

Customers Report Good Picture Quality

Six owners who reviewed it concluded that it had good picture quality.

LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Displays

We checked 6,573 expert and owner reviews (including 1,763 verified purchases) for LG PC monitors and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other brands. 92% of those that bought a LG PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report That it is Robust

Two customers who purchased it concluded that it was well made.

Customers Report Excellent Design

10 owners considered that this PC monitor was good looking.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Two people wrote in their reviews that this PC monitor was easy to use and two owners who bought it concluded that it was easy to use the menus.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £35 (5%)

There was a cheaper price of £663.60 at Ex Demo Hut 61 days ago.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG 34UC97-S and the United Kingdom price of £698.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $829.95 (£1,151.06).

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

Based on typical energy prices we estimate that the 34UC97-S will cost £140 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more expensive to run PC displays.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This LG LCD screen was released in January 2015.

Features

3440 X 1440 Pixels Resolution

The LG 34UC97-S has a maximum display resolution of 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 34UC97-S of 34" is very big compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is bigger than 97% of all LCD screens 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".

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 34uc97s

Barcodes:

00719192195578, 08806087124903

LG 34UC97-S

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