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LG 42LS55 PC Monitor

42" 1920 X 1080 500000:1 LCD Aug 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date £233.30 Electricity cost over 5 years
Running costs are low
Good brand
Has a built-in speaker(s)

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Energy

Running Costs Are Low

The 42LS55 is one of the more economic to run flatpanel monitors of a similar type and age that we have assessed for running costs. Based on average energy prices and usage levels, we estimate the 42LS55 will cost £234 over 8 years to run.


Reviews

Good Brand

LG is one of the better rated PC display manufacturers according to average user and expert review score data that we have collected for all PC screens. 100% of those that bought a LG PC display would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Other

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was April 2017 when LG released the 42LS55.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 42LS55 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other large monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this flatpanel monitor also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Display

1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This PC monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found display resolution on large monitors that were released around the same time as it.

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Quite Slow Response Time

With a response time of 9 milliseconds, the LG 42LS55 has a quite slow response time compared to most of the other PC displays of this age and spec. The average response time of large monitors that were released more than two years ago is 7.7ms, and the response times range from 3ms to 12ms.

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Certificates

Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 42LS55 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other large monitors that were released around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most LCD screens of a comparable age and type to this PC screen have between one and two HDMI ports, including the LG 42LS55 which has two HDMI ports.

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Packaging Content

Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG 42LS55 has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other PC screens of a comparable type and age to this LCD screen.

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Has One Cables Included

The LG 42LS55 has a greater number of cables included than most LCD screens of this type and age. This PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on similar spec PC displays that were released around the same time as this flatpanel monitor.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 42ls55a
Barcodes 08806084635570, 08806084934321, 08806087489606

LG 42LS55 Review Sources

To prepare this LG 42LS55 review we compared this PC monitor to 3,037 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 687,538 product attributes, 78,627 PC monitor reviews and 7,443,100 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

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