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LG 25UM57

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LG 25UM57

$222.98
$179.99 $43 cheaper than 4 days ago
LG 25UM57
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A best selling and positively reviewed 25" flatpanel monitor, with very low running costs and good features
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LG Electronics UM57 25UM57 25-Inch Screen LED-lit Monitor
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LG 25" UM57 25UM57 Class 21_9 Ultra Wide IPS-LED lit Screen Gaming Monitor NIB (Brand new, unopened)
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Used - LG 25UM57 25" Ultrawide 2560 x 1080 IPS LED Monitor sRGB Over 99% (Used)
$155.00
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Used - LG Electronics UM57 25UM57 25-Inch Screen LED-lit Monitor
$156.03
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Refurbished - LG Electronics UM57 25UM57 25-Inch Screen LED-lit Monitor
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LG 25UM57 Review

With excellent reviews and very low running costs, we have ranked the LG 25UM57 number 213 across all PC monitors.
95
Reviews
73 Reviews
59
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
92
Running Costs
$31 Over 5 Years
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

It has great user reviews with 71% of buyers recommending this PC screen to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer LCD screens with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest PC screens 2018.
This LG PC monitor has running costs of only $31 over 5 years, which puts it in the cheapest 17% of all 3,292 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
The 25UM57 is one of the best selling flatpanel monitors currently on the market. View best selling flatpanel monitors January 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Wider than average horizontal viewing angle
Feel the difference the 21:9 ultrawide field of view
Reality backed by vivid color expression
Top class input lag level with dynamic action sync
Top games are fully ready for 21:9 ultrawide. what are you waiting for
The black stablizer- you can now "aim small, miss small
Fps and rts mode. one switch away
Time for work isn't that why you have 21:9 ultrawide, as well
Stay on, stay away from the black bars
Does not have a built-in speaker(s)

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.
There is a 51% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

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LG 25UM57 In-Depth Analysis

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Popular Choice

According to Amazon sales data, the 25UM57 is a popular choice amongst people who bought PC screens in the last 3 months.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Down by $43 (19%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the LG 25UM57 of £149.99 ($149.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $30.00.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are Low

Based on average energy prices we estimate that the 25UM57 will cost only $31 over 5 years to run, which makes it one of the more economic to run flatpanel monitors.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The LG 25UM57's display diagonal of 25" is in the biggest 34% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of PC monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The response time of the LG 25UM57 of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is in the slowest 71% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 25UM57 does not have a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors also do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The LG 25UM57's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is in the widest 31% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature. Across all the flatpanel monitors the horizontal viewing angles range from 40° to 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The vertical viewing angle of the LG 25UM57 of 178° is in the widest 7% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all flatpanel monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 25UM57 of 1,000 is fairly typical compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 25% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Two HDMI Ports

The LG 25UM57 is a two HDMI port PC screen.

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Has AC and HDMI

The number of cables included found on the LG 25UM57 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 HDMI and AC are also found on this PC screen.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG 25UM57 has a game mode, unlike 92% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a game mode.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg 25um57, 25um57p

Barcodes:

00719192196759, 00795871529001, 00796594355472, 07626782374455, 08806087184518, 08806087184532, 08806087393743

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