LG 34UM95C vs Samsung U28E850R

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LG 34UM95C
Samsung U28E850R

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Reasons For

8 Reasons For
Bigger screen size Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a screen size of 34"", but the Samsung U28E850R is only a 28"" PC monitor (6" smaller). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

Wider vertical viewing angle Edit
The LG 34UM95C is a 178°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° wider than the Samsung U28E850R (160°°).
8° wider horizontal viewing angle Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a horizontal viewing angle of 178°°, but the Samsung U28E850R is only a 170°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° narrower).
Bigger display diagonal Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a display diagonal of 87cmcm, but the Samsung U28E850R is only a 70cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (17cm smaller).
Larger color gamut Edit
The LG 34UM95C is a 99%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 27% larger than the Samsung U28E850R (72%%).
4.7mm shorter Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a height of 379.8mmmm, however the Samsung U28E850R is a 384.5mmmm tall PC monitor (4.7mm taller).
Higher energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the LG 34UM95C is "B", but the rating of the Samsung U28E850R is "B".
User reviews are better
The LG 34UM95C has an average user review score of 84% based on 26 reviews, but the Samsung U28E850R has an average rating of 77% (based on 23 reviews).
8 Reasons For
50 cd/m² brighter display brightness Edit
The Samsung U28E850R has a display brightness of 370 cd/m² cd/m², whereas the LG 34UM95C is only a 320 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The Samsung U28E850R is a 1msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the LG 34UM95C (1msms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Four USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The number of USB Type-A downstream ports on the Samsung U28E850R is four, but the LG 34UM95C only has three USB Type-A downstream ports.
A lot lower annual energy consumption Edit
The Samsung U28E850R has an annual energy consumption of 56kWhkWh, however the LG 34UM95C is a 77kWhkWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (21kWh higher).
37% lighter Edit
The Samsung U28E850R is a 4.9kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.8g lighter than the LG 34UM95C (4.9kgg).
37% shallower Edit
The Samsung U28E850R is a 60.7mmmm deep PC monitor. That's 22.2mm shallower than the LG 34UM95C (60.7mmmm).
A lot narrower Edit
Samsung U28E850R is 661.1mmmm wide, but the LG 34UM95C is an 829.9mmmm wide PC monitor (168.8mm wider).
Superior energy efficiency rating
The energy efficiency rating of the Samsung U28E850R is "B", whereas the rating of the LG 34UM95C is "B".

Reasons Against

9 Reasons Against
Dimmer display brightness Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a display brightness of 320 cd/m² cd/m², but the Samsung U28E850R is a 370 cd/m² cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (50 cd/m² brighter).
80% slower response time Edit
The LG 34UM95C is a 5msms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms slower than the Samsung U28E850R (1msms). Read more

The response time on a PC monitor is a measure of how quickly the monitor reacts to image data sent by the computer's graphics card. Fast response times are particularly important for gamers, who should ideally look for a response time of 8 milliseconds or less.

A faster (shorter) response time is better because fast moving graphics will appear smoother and the gaming experience will feel more responsive.

Only three USB Type-A downstream ports Edit
The LG 34UM95C has three USB Type-A downstream ports, however the Samsung U28E850R only has four USB Type-A downstream ports.
A lot higher annual energy consumption Edit
The LG 34UM95C has an annual energy consumption of 77kWhkWh, whereas the Samsung U28E850R is a 56kWhkWh annual energy consumption PC monitor (21kWh lower).
27% heavier Edit
The LG 34UM95C is a 6.7kgg weight PC monitor. That's 1.8g heavier than the Samsung U28E850R (4.9kgg).
27% deeper Edit
LG 34UM95C is 82.9mmmm deep. That's 22.2mm deeper than the Samsung U28E850R (60.7mmmm).
21% wider Edit
The LG 34UM95C has a width of 829.9mmmm, however the Samsung U28E850R is a 661.1mmmm wide PC monitor (168.8mm narrower).
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Over one year older
The LG 34UM95C is older than the Samsung U28E850R by 16 months.
7 Reasons Against
6" smaller screen size Edit
The Samsung U28E850R has a screen size of 28"", whereas the LG 34UM95C is a 34"" PC monitor (6" bigger). Read more

The display diagonal is a measure of the size of the monitor. It is measured from one corner of the screen to the diagonally opposite corner of the screen.

A bigger display diagonal means that the screen will be larger and better for displaying lots of content or for seeing the detail in photos and videos.

18° narrower vertical viewing angle Edit
The Samsung U28E850R is a 160°° vertical viewing angle PC monitor. That's 18° narrower than the LG 34UM95C (160°°).
8° narrower horizontal viewing angle Edit
The Samsung U28E850R has a horizontal viewing angle of 170°°, whereas the LG 34UM95C is a 178°° horizontal viewing angle PC monitor (8° wider).
17cm smaller display diagonal Edit
The Samsung U28E850R has a display diagonal of 70cmcm, whereas the LG 34UM95C is an 87cmcm display diagonal PC monitor (17cm bigger).
Smaller color gamut Edit
The Samsung U28E850R is a 72%% color gamut PC monitor. That's 27% smaller than the LG 34UM95C (72%%).
4.7mm taller Edit
Samsung U28E850R is 384.5mmmm tall, but the LG 34UM95C is a 379.8mmmm tall PC monitor (4.7mm shorter).
Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Samsung U28E850R is only 77%, whereas the average user rating of the LG 34UM95C is 84% (based on 26 reviews).

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Date Released

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Display

Screen Size
34"
BEST
28"
Dynamic Contrast Ratio
 5000000:1
BEST
 5000000:1
Display Type
 LED
 LED
Graphics Resolution
 3440 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
 3440 x 1440
 3840 x 2160
BEST
Display Surface
 Matt
 Matt
HD Type
 4K Ultra HD
 4K Ultra HD
BEST
Viewable Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 341.28mm
Viewable Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 620.93mm
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2325 x 0.2325 0.16 x 0.16
Vertical Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
160°
Horizontal Viewing Angle
178°
BEST
170°
Typical Contrast Ratio
 1000:1
 1000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal
87cm
BEST
70cm
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
320 cd/m² 370 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 1ms
BEST
Color Gamut
99%
BEST
72%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Supported Number of Colours Display
 1.073 billion colours
 1.073 billion colours
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast
Display Brightness (min)
Unknown - Click to provide data 310
Maximum Refresh Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 60Hz

Ports & Interfaces

Headphone Output
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 1
USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 4
USB 3.0 Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
2 2
Mini DisplayPort
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DVI Port
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 4
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USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 2.0

Multimedia

RMS Rated Audio Power
14W Unknown - Click to provide data
Loudspeaker
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Case Colour
 Silver
 Silver

Ergonomics

Pivot Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data -1.5 - 91.5
Maximum Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 130mm
Tilt Angle
-5 - 15 -5 - 22
Swivel Angle Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -25 - 25

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
Power Consumption When in PowerSave Mode
1.2W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption When Off
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Typical Power Consumption
80W 39W
BEST
Standby Power Consumption
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
77kWh 56kWh
BEST
Input Voltage
 100 - 240
 100 - 240
BEST
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
Power Consumption (DPMS)
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.3

Operational Conditions

Relative Humidity Operating Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

EPEAT Compliance
 Gold
 Gold

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
10.1kg
BEST
10.7kg
Packaging Height
513mm 503mm
BEST
Packaging Depth
177mm
BEST
327mm
Packaging Width
904mm 738mm
BEST
Weight With Stand
7.7kg 7.4kg
BEST
Height With Stand
468.9mm 421.5mm
BEST
Depth With Stand
172.9mm
BEST
260.6mm
Width With Stand
829.9mm 661.1mm
BEST
Weight
6.7kg 4.9kg
BEST
Height
379.8mm
BEST
384.5mm
Depth
82.9mm 60.7mm
BEST
Width
829.9mm 661.1mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort
BEST
 HDMI
 AC
 DisplayPort

Other Features

Easy to Install
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Technical Details

Samsung Magic Function
Unknown - Click to provide data MagicAngle, MagicBright, MagicRotation Auto
Sleep Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Active Display Area (W X H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 341.28 x 620.93
Samsung Eye Saver Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
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