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LG 29UC97 vs Samsung S32E590C

LG 29UC97 vs Samsung S32E590C

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LG 29UC97
Samsung S32E590C

Top Prices

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Reasons For

No data 3 Reasons For
8% bigger display diagonal Edit
The Samsung S32E590C is a 31.5" PC monitor. That's 2.5" bigger than the LG 29UC97 (31.5"). 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.

Faster response time Edit
The Samsung S32E590C has a response time of 4ms, but the LG 29UC97 is a 5ms response time PC monitor (1ms slower). 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.

A little better user reviews
The average user review score of the Samsung S32E590C is 87% based on 6 reviews, however the average rating of the LG 29UC97 is 85% (based on 4 reviews).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Moderately smaller display diagonal Edit
The LG 29UC97 has a display diagonal of 29", whereas the Samsung S32E590C is a 31.5" PC monitor (2.5" 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.

20% slower response time Edit
The LG 29UC97 is a 5ms response time PC monitor. That's 1ms slower than the Samsung S32E590C (4ms). 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.

Moderately Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the LG 29UC97 is 85%, whereas the average user rating of the Samsung S32E590C is 87% (based on 6 reviews).
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

27 months Ago 27 months Ago

Running Costs Over 5 Years

Electricity cost - switched on $ 56.31
Electricity cost - standby $ 1.21
Total running cost $ 57.52
Electricity cost - switched on $ -
Electricity cost - standby $ -
Total running cost $ -

Energy Efficiency Class

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Environmental Impact

0.36T
Running this PC monitor over 5 years will generate 0.36 tonnes of carbon dioxide (CO2).
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To offset that much CO2 you would need to plant and grow them for 10 years.
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Display

Display Diagonal
29" 31.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Contrast Ratio (dynamic)
 5000000:1
BEST
 5000000:1
Display
 LCD
 LED
 LCD
 LED
BEST
3D
 3D
 3D
Supported Graphics Resolutions
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
BEST
 2560 x 1080
 1920 x 1080 (HD 1080)
Backlight Type
 W-LED
BEST
 W-LED
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
 1280p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 1280p
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
BEST
HDCP
 HDCP
Unknown - Click to provide data
Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 21:9
Pixel Pitch
0.2826 x 0.2826 Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewing Angle, Vertical
178° 178°
Viewing Angle, Horizontal
178° 178°
Contrast Ratio (typical)
 5000:1
 5000:1
BEST
Display Diagonal (metric)
73.66cm Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Technology
 IPS
 IPS
Display Brightness
300 cd/m² 350 cd/m²
BEST
Response Time
5ms 4ms
BEST
Native Aspect Ratio
 21:9
 16:9
 21:9
 16:9
Colours
 16.78 million colours
 16.78 million colours
Pixel Density
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.36ppi
Dynamic Contrast Ratio Marketing Name
 Mega Contrast
 Mega Contrast

Ports & Interfaces

Thunderbolt Ports Quantity
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
DisplayPort
1 1
HDMI Port
2 2
USB Type-A Downstream Port
3 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Hub Version
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)
 USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1)

Multimedia

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Built-In Camera
 Built-in camera
 Built-in camera
RMS Rated Power
14W
BEST
10W
Loudspeaker
2 2
TV Tuner Integrated
 TV tuner integrated
 TV tuner integrated

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Performance

Operating Systems Supported (Mac)
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Operating systems supported (Mac)
Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)
50,000h Unknown - Click to provide data

Thin Client

Thin Client Installed
 Thin client installed
 Thin client installed

Ergonomics

Tilt Angle
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 15
Tilt Adjustment
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Tilt adjustment
Cable Lock Slot
 Cable lock slot
Unknown - Click to provide data
VESA Mounting
 VESA mounting
 VESA mounting
Plug & Play
 Plug & Play
Unknown - Click to provide data
On/off Switch
 On/off switch
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 CHI (SIMPL)
 GRE
 UKR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 KOR
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 CHI (SIMPL)
 GRE
 UKR
 RUS
 FIN
 FRE
 DEU
 ITA
 JPN
 POL
 POR
 ESP
 SWE
 KOR
Number of OSD Languages
14 Unknown - Click to provide data

Power

Energy Efficiency Class
 B
 B
BEST
Power Consumption (off)
0.3W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
28W Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (standby)
0.3W 0.3W
Annual Energy Consumption
41kWh Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Input Frequency
 50
 60
 50/60
 50
 60
 50/60
AC Input Voltage
 24
 100
 100-240
 240
 24
 100
 100-240
 240

Operational Conditions

Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 80
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Unknown - Click to provide data 10 - 40

Certificates

Energy Star Certified
 Energy Star certified
 Energy Star certified

Weight & Dimensions

Package Weight
8.2kg
BEST
9.6kg
Package Height
414mm
BEST
496mm
Package Depth
140mm
BEST
155mm
Package Width
758mm
BEST
806mm
Weight With Stand
6.2kg
BEST
6.9kg
Height (with Stand)
420.9mm
BEST
523.9mm
Depth (with Stand)
225.3mm 214.3mm
BEST
Width (with Stand)
700.9mm
BEST
729.1mm
Weight
5.5kg
BEST
6kg
Height
316.5mm 425.1mm
Depth
99mm 90.6mm
Width
700.9mm 729.1mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Quick start guide
Cables Included
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
 HDMI
 DisplayPort
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