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LG 27EA83R PC Monitor

27" 5000000:1 LED 643mm Mar 2013
Display Diagonal Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Width Release Date $105.24 Electricity cost over 5 years
Two industry awards
Does not have good technical guidance
Does not have good sound quality
35 Reviews + 2 Awards
PC Mag Editor's Choice 01net.com 5 Star

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Reviews

Two Industry Awards

The editor of one expert review site thought that this PC display was exceptional and gave it their highest award. PC Mag gave this LCD screen an "Editor's Choice" award.

01net.com gave this flatpanel monitor a "5 Star" award.

Expert Reviews Are Good

Based on eleven expert reviews from sites including Digital Versus, PC Mag, erenumerique.fr and playwares.com this PC screen has an average expert rating of 85 out of 100.

Owner Reviews Are Good

This PC monitor has an average owner rating of 83% based on 22 owner reviews. Over 75% of reviewers gave this flatpanel monitor either 4 or 5 stars.

LG Has Good Flatpanel Monitor Reviews

Based on 3,721 owner and expert reviews (including 757 verified purchases), LG has good reviews for its PC screens. LG also has good reviews specifically for its medium monitors compared to other manufacturers. 89% of those that bought a LG PC monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

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Power

Good in Terms of Power Usage

One customer who bought it concluded that it was good in terms of power usage. Newegg.com mentioned “It has a nice sleek look, lower energy cost, multiple inputs including HDMI” in their review of this PC monitor.


Smart TV

Good in Terms of Connectivity

One owner said in their reviews that it was good in terms of connectivity. Newegg.com wrote “Lots of connectivity options for both video” in their LG 27EA83R review.


Features

Good Features

Four people who bought this PC monitor thought it had good features. Newegg.com said “Colors look amazing everything is crisp, also has many features and options through the on board menu” in their review of this PC monitor. Samuel P. wrote “I thought USB bumped the power spec along with link speed I haven't investigated or used any of the more “advanced” features yet” in his review of this PC monitor and rated the product 7 stars.


Display

Fairly Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The narrowest viewing angle, horizontal of flatpanel monitors of a comparable age and type to this PC screen is 18° and the widest is 1,800°. With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the 27EA83R has a fairly wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other similar spec PC screens that were released more than two years ago.

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Has an HDCP

The 27EA83R has an HDCP. Most of the other flatpanel monitors of this spec and age also have an HDCP.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

Most PC monitors of this spec and age have between one and three HDMI ports, including the 27EA83R which has two HDMI ports.

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Ergonomics

Wall Mountable

The LG 27EA83R is wall mountable, as are most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC screen.

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Packaging Content

Has Four Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 27EA83R is more than most medium monitors that are a comparable age to it. This LG PC display has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been available for a similar time to this PC screen. The cables included "DisplayPort", "DVI" and "USB" are also found on this PC screen.

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Design

Good Quality

Fifteen owners who purchased the LG 27EA83R agreed that it was good quality. Newegg.com wrote four years ago “The quality of still pictures are very good” however they scored it 20 out of 100. Newegg.com also said “The picture quality is stunning in full 1080p” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Picture quality is amazing” in their review.

Well Made

Eight customers reckoned that this PC monitor was well made. Newegg.com mentioned in the same month “Solid casing” however despite that they only gave it a score of 1 stars. Newegg.com also said “Very large, crisp screen, built for gaming” in their review. Four years ago Itreviews.com mentioned on expert review site IT Reviews.com “It uses 10-bit color technology and a beautiful 27-inch IPS panel to deliver solid color and graysc”.

Five people concluded that this PC monitor was strong and durable. Newegg.com wrote “It's sturdy, bright and big” in their review of the LG 27EA83R. Newegg.com also wrote “Responsive buttons, sleek design and sturdy stand” in their review. Pcmag.com rated the product 7 stars and mentioned “The LG ColorPrime 27EA83-D is a feature-rich 27-inch-wide gamut monitor that uses a high-res IPS panel and 10-bit color depth to deliver accurate, robust color reproduction” in their review of this PC monitor.

One owner who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it was easy to damage or scratch. Samuel P. mentioned on Newegg.com “I was a bit concerned about shipping damage.” in his LG 27EA83R review.

One owner who reviewed the product considered that it was sealed. Nestor R. said in his review of this PC monitor “Looks like when the panel was being constructed dirt floating through the air landed in it and it was permanently sealed (like when you get lint on clear tape” .

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Good Looking

Twenty-seven people concluded that the product was good looking. Newegg.com wrote in their LG 27EA83R review “Aesthetically pleasing” however despite that they gave it a rating of 1 stars. Newegg.com also mentioned “Beautiful monitor Lots of different connections on the back, nice touch panel for power, volume, channel” in their review. Expert website Digitalversus.com said in their review of this PC monitor “It's stylish, practical and ensures first-rate colour fidelity” and scored it 7 stars.

Eleven people who reviewed it agreed that it was well designed. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of the LG 27EA83R “It has a sleek contemporary design”. Newegg.com also wrote “Cheap price, e-ips (better than TN at least), button-less design, nice contrast” in their review. Newegg.com also said “For doing Design work in Photoshop” in their review.

Three owners who reviewed it thought it was smooth. Four years ago Newegg.com wrote “Movies are sharp and clear, games run very smooth” in their review of the LG 27EA83R although they only rated it 1 stars. Newegg.com also wrote “Smooth motion due to 2ms response time” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Sleek stand and smooth adjustment” in their review.

Two customers who reviewed the product considered that it had a good case. Newegg.com said “I don't know what I can add to all the glowing reviews Picture is sharp, sound is fine, piano black casing looks very sophisticated” nonetheless they rated it 1 stars.

One customer said in their reviews that the product was ergonomic.

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Easy to Use the Menus

Thirteen people wrote in their reviews that it was easy to use the menus. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of the LG 27EA83R “The blue power-on light can be turned off during use through the menu”. Newegg.com also said “Nice on screen display menu” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “5 profiles memorize your preferred display settings” in their review.

Seven owners agreed that it was easy to use. Four years ago Newegg.com wrote “Remote control” but despite that they scored it 20 out of 100. Newegg.com also wrote “I normally don't like touch capacitive buttons on displays as they are awkward to use.” in their review. Expert website Examiner.com wrote “Ease of Use, Performance”.

One owner who purchased it reckoned that it had a good interface. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “Awesome Picture, Excellent colors, Excellent clarity, Seamless interface with Apple rMBP, plenty of adjustable parameters, zero defects, minimal AG coating” .

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Wide Viewing Angle

Four customers who reviewed the LG 27EA83R thought it had a wide viewing angle. Newegg.com mentioned “Wide viewing angle, wide color gamut” but despite that they gave it a score of 1 stars. Newegg.com also wrote “That has worked great so far, after adjusting the viewing angle” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “External Power Adapter bracket (great when using monitor arms), Perfect color, great viewing angle” in their review.

Four people mentioned in their reviews that the product had good picture quality. Newegg.com said “Image quality is great.” but even so they only rated it 20 out of 100. Newegg.com also said “Good aesthetics and great image quality” in their review.

Three customers said in their reviews that it had a sharp image. Four years ago Newegg.com wrote in their review of this PC monitor “The size, 1080p, sharpness, is all I wanted”. Newegg.com also said “Gorgeous colors and sharpness” in their review. Newegg.com also wrote “Excellent colors and sharpness at default settings” in their review.

Three people mentioned in their reviews that it had clear images. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this PC monitor four years ago “Sharpness and clarity are remarkable compared to the 26" TN Samsung 1920 1200 it replaced”.

Two people who bought this PC monitor considered that it had image ghosting. Newegg.com wrote “I haven't noticed any ghosting or any visual problems using this as a PC monitor”. Newegg.com also said “Seeing no ghosting or motion blur in game play, even at full 2560 1440 res” in their review.

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Does Not Have Good Sound Quality

One owner wrote that it did not have good sound quality. Newegg.com wrote “The speakers are nothing fancy just like an other tv so if u want audio quality u will want to use a sound system or a headset” in their LG 27EA83R review.


Support

Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

Two owners who bought it thought it did not have good technical guidance. Newegg.com said “The colors are off for ATI users before manual adjustments” in their review of this PC monitor. Newegg.com also said “Set up instructions are pretty vague” in their review.

One customer who reviewed this PC monitor reckoned that it did not have good customer support. Newegg.com said four years ago “I don't look forward to dealing with LG's notoriously weak customer support”.

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Multimedia

Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 27EA83R does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other PC monitors of a similar spec and age to this LCD screen.

We think you might also be interested in other flatpanel monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) including the LG 27MP75, or the HP ENVY 24 which is also higher rated.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This PC display was released in April 2017.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 2560x1440, lg 27ea83rd, 27ea83d
Barcodes 00719192191884, 00806084185679, 00806084187451, 00887810001188, 03609740049170, 07191921918840, 08806084100269, 08806084185679, 08806084185693, 08806084187451, 08806084209313
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