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LG 27MP48HQ

LG 27MP48HQP PC Monitor

27" 1920 X 1080 5000000:1 LCD Feb 2016
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IPS (In-Plane Switching) technology highlights the performance of liquid crystal displays. Response times are shortened, color reproduction is improved, and users can now view the screen at... More
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User Reviews Are Good

27MP48HQ owners on average rated this LCD screen 86%.

Good Product Quality

Several customers wrote in their reviews that the LG 27MP48HQ was good quality. Amazon Customer mentioned on Amazon in October this year “Picture quality is ok” however despite that they only gave the product a rating of 3 stars. Bernard F. Crowley scored the product very highly and he wrote a few weeks ago “I have a series of high quality photos as a screen saver” in his review. This month Carve&glass wrote “The picture quality is very good, excellent rendering of my photographs without much adjustment” in their review.

Good Picture Quality

Some customers who purchased it concluded that it had good picture quality. Franklin D Dunlap said on Amazon this year “Nice picture quality the touch screen portion i had not used”.

Nice Design

Several LG 27MP48HQ owners mentioned in their reviews that it was good looking.

Good Environmental Credentials

One customer mentioned that it was good in terms of power usage. Born Old wrote “Everything works as expected and it is much more energy efficient than my previous Samsung monitor” in their review of this PC monitor however they gave the product a rating of 3 stars.

Good Size

One LG 27MP48HQ owner who reviewed the LG 27MP48HQ reckoned that it was tight.

One LG 27MP48HQ owner who purchased it considered that it was a good weight. In October this year Amazon Customer said on Amazon “For me, I purchased a nice multi-monitor stand then used Scotch 30lb Weight Tape to secure them” but despite that they gave it a rating of 3 stars.

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Easy to Use

One LG 27MP48HQ reviewer mentioned in their reviews that the product was easy to use the menus. A few weeks ago Born Old said in their LG 27MP48HQ review on Amazon “If someone has found settings that look really good I would be interested to know what they are”.

LG Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

On average LG medium monitors have good reviews compared to other manufacturers as do all PC monitors built by LG.

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Very Wide Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angles of medium monitors that have been around for a similar time to the 27MP48HQ range from 50° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°. When compared to other similar spec PC displays that have been available for a comparable time to the 27MP48HQ, the vertical viewing angle of the 27MP48HQ of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

With a horizontal viewing angle of 178 degrees, the 27MP48HQ's horizontal viewing angle is one of the widest amongst PC monitors that were released in the last year. The average horizontal viewing angle of comparable spec LCD screens that were released around the same time as the 27MP48HQ is 170°.

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1920 X 1080 (HD 1080) Graphics Resolution

This PC screen has a graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080), which is typical of many comparable spec PC monitors that are a similar age to it.

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7 Reasons Against

Poor Connectivity

Some LG 27MP48HQ reviewers concluded that it was not good in terms of HDMI connections. Ardyhead wrote in October “The pictures show an HDMI port it does not have one check the LG site it says it only has VGA” in their review of this PC monitor but even so they still scored the product very highly. Pink Jazz X said on Amazon a few weeks ago “One of the cons that almost made me rate it less than 5 stars is that there is NO HDMI cable included” in their LG 27MP48HQ review but despite that they still gave it a score of 5 stars.

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker

The 27MP48HQ does not have a built-in speaker, unlike most of the other LCD screens that were released around the same time as the 27MP48HQ.

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Not 3D Compatible

The LG 27MP48HQ is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other medium monitors that came out in the last 12 months are also not 3D compatible.

PC monitors which are 3D compatible that might also be worth looking at include the Acer GN276HL ($279.99), or the Benq Zowie XL2430.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Camera

The LG 27MP48HQ does not have a built-in camera. Most of the other medium monitors that are a comparable age to the 27MP48HQ also do not have a built-in camera.

It is worth considering alternative PC monitors which also have a built-in camera including the Lenovo X1 ($59.99) which is also higher rated.

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Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader

The 27MP48HQ does not have an integrated card reader. Most of the other medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to the 27MP48HQ also do not have an integrated card reader.

We compared all the other LCD screens which also have an integrated card reader to this PC monitor and we think the 2407WFP, or the 2408WFP both from DELL which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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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 the most commonly found display resolution on medium monitors that were launched around the same time as it.

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Quite Dim Display Brightness

With a display brightness of only 250 candellas per square meter, the 27MP48HQ has a fairly dim display brightness compared to most of the other recently released PC monitors. New medium monitors have display brightness of between 200 cd/m² and 800 cd/m².

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2 Other reasons to consider the LG 27MP48HQ

Released Ten Months Ago

It was ten months ago when this medium monitor was released.

LCD Display Type

The 27MP48HQ has a better display type than most medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. This LG LCD screen has an LCD display type, whereas most similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to it have an LED display type.

If you would prefer a PC screen with a better display type then you might also want to consider the DELL U2412M ($211.00) (LED and higher rated).

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User Reviews

(17)
Reviewed 8 September 2016 by Amazon Customer
(Verified Purchase)

Everything I expected...

Reviewed 3 September 2016 by Franklin D Dunlap
(Verified Purchase)

This monitor is great for what i wanted it for .Nice picture quality the touch screen portion i had not used .dont like all the finger prints i would have to wipe off...lol Size does matter when... Read more…

Reviewed 26 August 2016 by Born Old
(Verified Purchase)

Everything works as expected and it is much more energy efficient than my previous Samsung monitor. I am disappointed by the color and contrast compared with the old monitor. I have played around... Read more…

(Verified Purchase)

This monitor, although advertised as "used" by Amazon, came packaged as if it were brand new along with a warranty card and all the cellophane. There was no discernable difference between this... Read more…

Reviewed 4 August 2016 by R. E. Tschopp
(Verified Purchase)
Reviewed 21 July 2016 by Ardyhead | 11 Comments

The pictures show an HDMI port it does not have one check the LG site it says it only has VGA and DVI! Other than that looks great small footprint but very stable. Games look great helped with FPS... Read more…

Reviewed 19 July 2016 by Chad Roberts
(Verified Purchase)

Easy to install and set up. For the money you get a good quality image. No issues from the seller. Arrived on time with everything describe. Just to note, I did not buy these for gaming. I am... Read more…

Got this LG monitor from Adorama during their rebate times and have yet to have a problem with it (that was last year). There are no mounting holes or built-in speakers but that's the only flaws... Read more…

Reviewed 14 July 2016 by Pink Jazz X | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Monitor is very nice and colors pop out with the IPS panel. This is one of the least expensive 27" IPS monitors on the market, and we are very happy with it. One of the cons that almost made me... Read more…

Reviewed 8 July 2016 by Timelord | 11 Comments
(Verified Purchase)

Picture quality not as good as my previous monitor. Possibly this is due to my computer not having hdmi hookup capability, so I had to use standard D-Sub...

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Electricity cost when switched on $34.53
Electricity cost when on standby $1.41
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Total running cost over 5 years $35.94
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Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.23 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant 6 tree seedlings and grow them for 10 years.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 27mp48, 27mp48h, 27mp48hq, lg 27mp48, 27mp48hqp, lg 27mp48h, lg 27mp48hq, lg 27mp48hqp
Barcodes 00719192199729, 05408381752153, 07626782374967, 08806087605273

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