Based on 10 owner reviews the average owner rating of this LCD screen is 85%.
LG Has Good PC Display Reviews
We checked 2,826 user and expert reviews for LG flatpanel monitors and found that on average LG has good reviews compared to other brands. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range.
Has a Built-In Speaker
The 34UC87-M has a built-in speaker, as do most of the other PC monitors of this spec and age.
At 178 degrees, the LG 34UC87-M has a fairly wide horizontal viewing angle compared to most of the other LCD screens of this age and type. The horizontal viewing angles of similar spec PC screens that were released one year ago range from 18° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.
Very Many Display Colour Count
With a display colour count of 1,073.7 million, the LG 34UC87-M has a very many display colour count compared to most of the other similar spec PC monitors that came out around the same time as the 34UC87-M. The display colour counts of flatpanel monitors that are a similar age to the 34UC87-M range from 16M to 1,100M.
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Fairly Wide Vertical Viewing Angle
The vertical viewing angles of PC screens of a similar age and spec to the 34UC87-M range from 10° to 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 170°. With a vertical viewing angle of 178 degrees, the LG 34UC87-M has a fairly wide vertical viewing angle compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as the 34UC87-M.
Two HDMI Ports
Most PC displays of a comparable age and type to the 34UC87-M have between one and three HDMI ports, including the 34UC87-M which has two HDMI ports.
Very Big Display Diagonal
The average display diagonal of PC screens of a similar age and spec to the 34UC87-M is 64cm, and the screen sizes range from 48cm to 110cm. With a display diagonal of 87 centimeters, the LG 34UC87-M has a very big display diagonal compared to most of the other LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to the 34UC87-M.
Fairly High RMS Rated Audio Power
The RMS rated audio powers of similar spec PC monitors that have been around for a comparable time to the 34UC87-M range from 1W to 18W, and the average RMS rated audio power is 5.4W. At 14 Watts, the LG 34UC87-M has a fairly high RMS rated audio power compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released around the same time as the 34UC87-M.
3440 X 1440 Graphics Resolution
The highest resolution of the 34UC87-M is 3440 x 1440. That's over two times the resolution of the most common graphics resolution of 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080). Across all medium monitors that have been around for more than a year the resolution ranges from 720 x 400 to 3840 x 2160.
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Only Two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports
The 34UC87-M is a two USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A port PC screen.
Does Not Have a Built-In Camera
Like most of the other medium monitors that came out more than a year ago, the 34UC87-M does not have a built-in camera.
Does Not Have an Integrated Card Reader
The LG 34UC87-M does not have an integrated card reader, although it is worth noting that most of the other PC screens of a comparable spec and age to the 34UC87-M also do not have an integrated card reader.
It is worth considering other PC screens which also have an integrated card reader including the BL3201 ($656.99), or the SW2700PT ($599.00) both from Benq or the DELL UP3214Q.
Not 3D Compatible
Most flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and spec to the 34UC87-M are not 3D compatible. The 34UC87-M is no exception to this as it too is not 3D compatible.
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Only Two USB 3.0 Ports
Most PC screens of a similar age and type to the 34UC87-M have between one and eight USB 3.0 ports, including the 34UC87-M which has two USB 3.0 ports.
Only 1000:1 Typical Contrast Ratio
This PC monitor has a 1000:1 typical contrast ratio, which is the most commonly found typical contrast ratio on PC screens of this spec and age.
Fairly High Annual Energy Consumption
The lowest annual energy consumption of medium monitors that came out more than a year ago is 22kWh and the highest is 29,000kWh. At 79 kilowatt hours, the LG 34UC87-M has a fairly high annual energy consumption compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to the 34UC87-M.
When compared to other flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to the 34UC87-M, the 34UC87-M's width of 830.5 millimeters is one of the widest. Comparable spec PC displays that were released one year ago have widths of between 51mm and 960mm, and the average width is 590mm.
We think you might also be interested in some of the other 830.5mm wide LCD screens currently available including because of it's better review score, the LG 34UC97.
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Released Over a Year Ago
It was over a year ago when LG released the 34UC87-M.
LED Display Type
This flatpanel monitor has an LED display type, which is typical of many LCD screens of a comparable age and spec to it.
Other PC screens that have an LED Display currently available which you might also want to look at include because of it's better review score, the BDM3470UP, or the BDM3275UP both from Philips or the LG 34UC97C ($1,155.99).
Two Thunderbolt Ports
The number of thunderbolt ports on the LG 34UC87-M is two which is average compared to the other five flatpanel monitors of a similar spec and age to the 34UC87-M that we have assessed the number of thunderbolt ports of.
There are a number of alternative 2 thunderbolt port flatpanel monitors currently available that you might also want to look at including the LG 34UC97 which has a better Rating.
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5ms response time
Corners mild led backlight bleeding
It can be a strain on the eyes if you sit too far away. Consider scaling up windows
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Erikzulu would recommend the LG 34UC87M (Verified Purchase)
Use: Connected to Mac Pro via Thunderbolt. Mostly used for iPhoto/Photos applications.
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