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LG 34UM57

£548.01
£454.00 £94.01 cheaper than 55 days ago
A positively reviewed 2560 x 1080 PC screen, but with not very good features and high running costs
34" 2560 X 1080 Pixels LED No May 2015
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LG 34UM57 Review

With excellent reviews but at over 2 years old, we have scored the LG 34UM57 as follows for Summary.
87
6 Reviews
11
Missing Some Features
59
2 Years Old
28
£107 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
37
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 37?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 87%. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer PC monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This LG PC monitor has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £107 over 8 years are typical compared to the other 2,772 PC screens that we have compared it to.
Customers report it is reasonably priced.
The 34UM57 is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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LG 34UM57 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Owner Reviews Are Good

The average owner rating of this LCD screen is 87 out of 100 based on 6 owner reviews. 4 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this PC display either 4 or 5 stars.

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LG PC Displays Have Very Good Reviews

We checked 4,594 expert and owner reviews (including 1,028 verified purchases) for LG LCD screens and found that on average LG has very good reviews compared to other brands. 88% of those that bought a LG PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Customers Report That it is Fairly Priced

Three customers reckoned that it was good value for money.

  • Yes, there is a price difference, about £150 at the time of writing…
    Calculus (Amazon) - March 2016
  • Cables which are cheap for the manufacturer…
    David (Amazon) - November 2015
  • Maybe higher depending how much weight you put on value for money…
    M.Farmer (Amazon) - December 2015
  • Definitely not worth paying the price premium for curved unless the cost is not a concern…
    M.Farmer (Amazon) - December 2015

Features

Has a Stand Included

The LG 34UM57 has a stand included, unlike 87% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a stand included.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG 34UM57 has a game mode, unlike 93% of PC screens which do not have a game mode.

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Has AC and HDMI

The number of cables included found on the LG 34UM57 is more than most PC monitors. The most frequently found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this LCD screen. The cables included HDMI and AC are also found on this PC screen.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The LG 34UM57's viewing angle, vertical of 178° is in the widest 3% of all flatpanel monitors when ordered by this feature. The viewing angles, vertical of flatpanel monitors range from 16° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The LG 34UM57's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is very wide compared to most other PC displays. It is in the widest 3% of all PC screens when ordered by this feature. The average viewing angle, horizontal of all flatpanel monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 17° and the widest being 180°.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the LG 34UM57 which has two HDMI ports.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 34UM57 does not have a built-in speaker(s), although keep in mind that 53% of LCD screens also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LG 34UM57 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% larger resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Flatpanel monitors resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor has been on the market since May 2015.


Running Costs

Average Running Costs

This flatpanel monitor is rated B for energy efficiency, and based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 8 year running cost of the 34UM57 is £107, which is typical compared to the other 2,772 flatpanel monitors.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 34um57
Barcodes 00719192197664, 00841434107732, 08806087400823, 08806087400847, 08806087421521

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