LG 32SL5B vs LG 34UM88

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LG 32SL5B
LG 34UM88

Top Prices

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In stock
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In stock
eBay
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In stock
Best Buy
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In stock

Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot brighter display brightness Edit
The LG 32SL5B has a display brightness of 450 cd/m², whereas the LG 34UM88 is only a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor (150 cd/m² dimmer).
Faster response time Edit
The LG 32SL5B is a 10ms response time PC monitor. That's 4ms faster than the LG 34UM88 (14ms). 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.

$220 cheaper
The LG 32SL5B is $220.45 cheaper than the LG 34UM88.
Cheaper to run by $5.96
The LG 32SL5B is $5.96 cheaper to run than the LG 34UM88 over five years. Read more
4 Reasons For
6% bigger display diagonal Edit
The LG 34UM88 is a 34" PC monitor. That's 2" bigger than the LG 32SL5B (34"). 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.

One more HDMI ports quantity Edit
The LG 34UM88 is a two HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the LG 32SL5B only has one HDMI ports quantity.
A lot lighter Edit
The LG 34UM88 has a weight of 6.3kg, whereas the LG 32SL5B is an 8kg weight PC monitor (1.7kg heavier).
4 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this PC monitor remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

5 Reasons Against
Marginally smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 32SL5B has a display diagonal of 32", whereas the LG 34UM88 is a 34" PC monitor (2" 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.

Only one HDMI ports quantity Edit
The LG 32SL5B is a one HDMI ports quantity PC monitor, whereas the LG 34UM88 only has two HDMI ports quantitys.
1.7kg heavier Edit
The LG 32SL5B is an 8kg weight PC monitor. That's 1.7kg heavier than the LG 34UM88 (6.3kg).
Fewer sellers
Only 5 stores sells the LG 32SL5B, but 9 shops sell the LG 34UM88. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this PC monitor, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Five months older
The LG 32SL5B is older than the LG 34UM88 by five months.
4 Reasons Against
50% dimmer display brightness Edit
The LG 34UM88 is a 300 cd/m² display brightness PC monitor. That's 150 cd/m² dimmer than the LG 32SL5B (300 cd/m²).
A lot slower response time Edit
The LG 34UM88 has a response time of 14ms, however the LG 32SL5B is a 10ms response time PC monitor (4ms faster). 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.

More expensive by $220
The LG 34UM88 is $220.45 more expensive than the LG 32SL5B.
Higher running costs over five years by $5.96
The LG 34UM88 costs $83.36 to run which is $5.96 more to run than the LG 32SL5B over five years. Show assumptions.

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Date Released

15 months Ago 11 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 77.40
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 77.40
Purchase price $ 437.99
Total cost of ownership $ 515.39
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Electricity cost - switched on $ 83.36
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ 83.36
Purchase price $ 658.44
Total cost of ownership $ 741.80
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Energy Efficiency Class

No data No data

Environmental Impact

0.52T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.52 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
13
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
0.56T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.56 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
14
To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.

Display

Display Diagonal
32" 34"
BEST
Display Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 1000000:1
 1000000:1
BEST
Display
 LED
 LED
BEST
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
 3440 x 1440
BEST
Supported Video Modes
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080i
 1080p
 720p
HD Type
 Wide Quad HD
 Wide Quad HD
BEST
HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
 HDCP
Display SRGB
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Display sRGB
Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 16:9
Pixel Pitch
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.2325 x 0.2325
Display Colour Count
16.77M Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 1300:1
BEST
 1300:1
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
450 cd/m²
BEST
300 cd/m²
Response Time
10ms
BEST
14ms
DDC/CI
Unknown - Click to provide data
 DDC/CI
Color Gamut
Unknown - Click to provide data 99%
Screen Shape
 Flat
 Flat
Native Aspect Ratio
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
Display Number of Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours

Ports & Interfaces

Thunderbolt Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Headphone Out
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Headphone out
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Audio Output
 Audio output
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Input
 Audio input
Unknown - Click to provide data
RS-232 Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DisplayPorts Quantity
1 1
HDMI Ports Quantity
1 2
BEST
DVI-D Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
DVI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In USB Hub
 Built-in USB hub
 Built-in USB hub

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
RMS Rated Power
20W Unknown - Click to provide data
Number of Loudspeakers
2 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Networking

Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Ergonomics

Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data 120mm
Height Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Height adjustment
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 A+
 A+
Power Consumption (PowerSave)
42W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (off)
0.5W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
65W
BEST
70W
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
9.6kg
BEST
11.3kg
Package Height
498mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Depth
301.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Package Width
740.4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Weight With Stand
8.8kg 8.4kg
BEST
Height (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 428.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 252.4mm
Width (with Stand)
Unknown - Click to provide data 829.9mm
Weight
8kg 6.3kg
BEST
Height
442mm 379.8mm
Depth
35.6mm 49.2mm
Width
740.4mm 829.9mm

Technical Details

Game Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Game mode
Display Modes
 Picture-in-Picture
 Picture-in-Picture
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