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LG M38AB

LG M38AB PC Monitor

24" 1920 X 1080 1000000:1 LED Feb 2016
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date
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6 Reasons For

Popular Choice

The M38AB is one the best selling PC monitor currently available for sale according to Amazon sales data.

Low Running Costs

The M38AB is in the cheapest 15% of all 380 medium monitors that came out in the last year that we have assessed for 8 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the M38AB is only £51.

LG Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

We checked 3,064 owner and expert reviews for LG PC monitors and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range.

LED Display

This flatpanel monitor has an LED display, which is the most frequently found display on similar spec flatpanel monitors that came out around the same time as it.

There are a number of alternative PC monitors that have an LED Display currently available that you might also want to consider including the Samsung P2350[plb_3248047_price] which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Supported Graphics Resolutions

This flatpanel monitor has a supported graphics resolutions of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Light

The LG M38AB is one of the lighter comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the M38AB (only 2.8 kilograms) amongst PC screens of this age. The weights of medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the M38AB range from 2.6g to 21kg.

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11 Reasons Against

£6.98 Price Increase

In the last couple of weeks the M38AB has increased in price by £6.98.

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG M38AB does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other medium monitors that were launched in the last 12 months which have a built-in speaker(s).

We compared this flatpanel monitor to all the other PC screens with a built-in speaker(s) and we think the Samsung S24C650PL[plb_3814142_price], or the V7 L215DS-2E[plb_3537114_price] is also worth considering.

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Not 3D

Like most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the M38AB, the LG M38AB is not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG M38AB does not have a built-in camera, although keep in mind that most of the other medium monitors that were released in the last 12 months also do not have a built-in camera.

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Does Not Have a Card Reader Integrated

The LG M38AB does not have a card reader integrated. Most of the other PC monitors that have been available for around the same time as the M38AB also do not have a card reader integrated.

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Only 1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

This flatpanel monitor has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many recently released medium monitors.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

When compared to other PC monitors that are a comparable age to the M38AB, the display brightness of the LG M38AB of only 200 candellas per square meter is one of the dimmest. The dimmest display brightness of similar spec PC screens that came out around the same time as the M38AB is 200 cd/m², the brightest is 1,000 cd/m², and the average display brightness is 280 cd/m².

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Only HD HD Type

This PC monitor has a Full HD HD type, which is typical of many latest comparable spec LCD screens.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Vertical

The LG M38AB has one of the narrower viewing angle, verticals (only 160 degrees) amongst medium monitors of this age. Across all the medium monitors that have been around for the last year the viewing angle, verticals range from 15° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, vertical is 170°.

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Quite Narrow Viewing Angle, Horizontal

At only 170 degrees, the LG M38AB has a quite narrow viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other LCD screens that have been around for a similar time to the M38AB. Across all the comparable spec flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as the M38AB the viewing angle, horizontals range from -5° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal (metric)

The average display diagonal (metric) of medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months is 68cm, and the display diagonal (metric)s range from 49cm to 820cm. At only 59.69 centimeters, the LG M38AB has a fairly small display diagonal (metric) compared to most of the other PC monitors that have been around for around the same time as the M38AB.

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Released Twelve Months Ago

This PC screen was released twelve months ago.

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Electricity cost when switched on £48.71
Electricity cost when on standby £1.54
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Total running cost over 5 years £50.25
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.25 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 7 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 1600x900, lg electronics 20m38, lg electronics 20m38a, lg electronics 20m38ab, lg electronics ltd 20m38, lg electronics ltd 20m38a, lg electronics ltd 20m38ab

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