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LG 20M38D-B

69

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LG 20M38D-B

$184.00
$114.15 $70 cheaper than 18 days ago
LG 20M38D-B
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A good spec and very economical to run 19.5" LCD screen, but representing only middle of the road value for money
19.5" 1600 X 900 Pixels No 5ms Jun 2016
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LG 20M38D-B Review

With low running costs and very good features, we have scored the LG 20M38D-B as follows:
56
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
83
Running Costs
$45 Over 5 Years
69
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 69?

At over a year old this LCD screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC monitors 2018.
It has running costs of $45 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an AC cables included
Protect your eyes and view in comfort
Preset customized options with just a click
Customize your workspace for multitasking
Offers improved color vision to color weakness
Smaller than average display diagonal
Only 1600 x 900 pixels resolution

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $184 to $114.15 in the last 18 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 90% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

LG 20M38D-B In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $70 (38%)

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Running Costs

Average Running Costs

Based on average energy prices and usage levels we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 20M38D-B is $45, which is typical compared to the other 3,292 PC screens.

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Features

Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of PC monitors is 3.5", the biggest is 95", and the average display diagonal is 25". The 20M38D-B's display diagonal of only 19.5" is in the smallest 12% of all PC monitors when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1600 X 900 Pixels Resolution

The largest display resolution of the LG 20M38D-B is 1600 x 900 pixels. That's 31% smaller display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 20M38D-B of 5ms is relatively average compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the slowest 60% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The average vertical viewing angle of all PC monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The vertical viewing angle of the 20M38D-B of only 65° is in the narrowest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Narrower Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°. The horizontal viewing angle of the 20M38D-B of only 90° is in the narrowest 5% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Lower Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 20M38D-B of only 600 is lower than 95% of all PC screens when sorted by this feature.

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Has an AC Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the 20M38D-B is more than most flatpanel monitors. The most commonly found cables included is USB, but this cables included is not found on this flatpanel monitor. The cables included AC are also found on this LCD screen.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 20m38dbca, lg electronics 1600x900, lg 20m38dbca, lg 1600x900

Barcodes:

00719192199125, 00719192200173

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