The LG 25UM57 has a better display type than most medium monitors that came out around the same time as it. This LCD screen has an LCD display type, whereas most medium monitors that are a similar age to it have an LED display type.
An LCD display type is in fact the worst display type amongst all medium monitors that were launched around the same time as the 25UM57.
An LED display type is the best display type across comparable types of PC display.
We compared this LCD screen to all the other PC screens that have an LCD Display and we think because of it's better review score, the Acer G246HLF is also worth considering.
If you would prefer a PC display with a better display type then you might also want to look at the Asus VX279N (LED and higher rated); or the LG 22MB37PU (LED and cheaper).