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LG 34UM88

£453.44
A critically acclaimed 3440 x 1440 LCD screen, but with inferior features and high running costs
34" 3440 X 1440 Pixels 1000000:1 LED Mar 2016
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£681.99
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£696.37
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£717.40
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LG 34UM88 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the LG 34UM88 number 816 across all PC monitors.
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13 Reviews
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Missing Some Features
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17 Months Old
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£180 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
44
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 45?

It has marvellous expert reviews and very good user reviews with an average overall rating of 95%, based on 13 reviews. NEC flatpanel monitors also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC monitors with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
This PC monitor has running costs of £180 over 8 years, which puts it in the most expensive 8% of all 2,772 PC displays that we have compared it to.
It is missing some features:
Quite slow response time

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 £450.15 on eBay 5 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 72% 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 34UM88 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

PC monitor expert review site prad.de scored this LCD screen 100 out of 100. This puts this flatpanel monitor in the top 3% of all the PC screens when ranked by average expert review score.

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Excellent Owner Reviews

The average owner rating of this PC screen is 90 out of 100 based on 12 owner reviews. Over 80% of reviewers gave this PC monitor the highest possible rating of 5 stars.

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LG Has Very Good PC Monitor Reviews

Based on 4,594 user and expert reviews (including 1,028 verified purchases), LG has very good ratings for its flatpanel monitors. 88% of those that bought a LG flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and is less than 18 months old but has mediocre features, and at £453.44 it is more expensive than 85% of flatpanel monitors.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the LG 34UM88 and the United Kingdom price of £453.44 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $589.00 (£767.29).

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Features

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 34UM88 has a built-in USB hub, unlike 84% of PC screens which do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG 34UM88 has a game mode, which is unusual. 93% of flatpanel monitors do not have a game mode.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

Flatpanel monitors have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. The LG 34UM88's viewing angle, horizontal of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 12% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Headphone Out

The LG 34UM88 has a headphone out, which is unusual. 90% of flatpanel monitors do not have a headphone out.

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Quite Slow Response Time

The response time of the LG 34UM88 of 14ms is quite slow compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the response times range from 1ms to 55ms, and the average response time is 5.7ms.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

PC screens have viewing angles, vertical of between 16° and 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 160°. The viewing angle, vertical of the LG 34UM88 of 178° is fairly wide compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the widest 11% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

The LG 34UM88 is a two HDMI port PC display. Most of the other flatpanel monitors have between one and five HDMI ports.

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3440 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LG 34UM88 is 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of the most frequently found 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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Age

Released 17 Months Ago

LG released the 34UM88 in March 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The 34UM88 is in the most expensive 8% of all 2,772 PC displays that we have looked at for running costs. Based on fine energy prices, we estimate the 34UM88 will cost £180 over 8 years to run.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics ltd 3440x1440, lg electronics ltd 34um88c, lg electronics 3440x1440, lg electronics c0mtza00, lg electronics c0mvza00, lg electronics c0mtzs00, lg electronics c0mvzs00, lg electronics 34um88c, lg electronics um88c, lg computing 34um88, microsoft 34um88p, pumps 34um88cp, code 34um88cp, lg 3440x1440, lg 34um88cp, lg p249009p, lg 300cdm2, lg 34um88p
Barcodes 08806087593341, 08806087593365, 08806087605099, 08806087605105

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