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LG 27MB85R PC Monitor

$628.79
27" LED 643mm Jan 2014
Display Diagonal Display Built-In Speaker(s) Width Release Date $155.66 Electricity cost over 5 years
Good expert reviews
Good in terms of connectivity
Easy to use
25 Reviews
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Price Has Gone Up by $280.80 (45%)

There was a cheaper price of $347.99 at Newegg UK 37 days ago.Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There is a 59% chance that the price will go up further. However the future is never certain and there remains a 41% chance that the price will actually go back down.

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Not Cheap

One person who purchased the LG 27MB85 thought it was not cheap.

Lizasun mentioned on Bestbuy.com “The stand is cheap and flimsy and cracked at the base” in their review of the LG 27MB85.

Not Good Value for Money

Two LG 27MB85 reviewers said in their reviews that the LG 27MB85 was not good value for money.


Reviews

Good Expert Reviews

This LCD screen has an average expert rating of 85 out of 100 based on three expert reviews from sites including pcworld.pl, prad.de and playwares.com. The PC display expert review sites think this flatpanel monitor is one of the better medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years.

Good Brand

LG has good average reviews for its medium monitors as well as across its entire LCD screen range compared to other manufacturers.

Average Owner Reviews

Owners have rated this PC display on average 67 out of 100. 75% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.


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Good in Terms of Connectivity

Two customers who reviewed it thought it was good in terms of connectivity.

Two years ago Sunnysingh wrote on Amazon “1) Exceptional connectivity” in their review of this PC monitor. Sunnysingh also wrote “Buy it over the Apple display due to the excellent colour reproduction, connectivity and price” in their review.

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Design

Easy to Use

Two LG 27MB85 reviewers who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

Three years ago Steve said on Bhphotovideo.com “It comes with an external Calibrator which was quick and easy to use” in his LG 27MB85 review. Sunnysingh mentioned on Amazon “The display is perfectly calibrated from the factory and can be used in a multitude of modes depending on the sort of work you are aiming to use it for”.

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Good Experience

One LG 27MB85 owner who reviewed the LG 27MB85 concluded that it had a good experience.

Sunnysingh gave the product a rating of 9 stars and said on Amazon “The display is also matte as opposed to glossy which makes for an even better experience”.

Good Quality

Three customers who bought this PC monitor considered that it was good quality.

John B. gave the product a score of 6 stars and he mentioned in his review of the LG 27MB85 on Newegg.com “The video quality is quite good, when it works.I sent an email to Dlink, hopefully they will respond either to that email or this review”. Steve mentioned in his review of this PC monitor on Bhphotovideo.com “Build quality is also great” and gave it a rating of 6 stars. Lizasun mentioned in their review of this PC monitor two years ago “I paid a good amount of money for this monitor and liked the quality of the screen” and scored it 6 stars.

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Easy to Setup

One person concluded that this PC monitor was easy to setup.

Vana M. wrote “It was easy to set up, connecting via the included MyDLink app wasn't too terrible (except the firmware update part”.

Well Made

Two LG 27MB85 reviewers wrote in their reviews that the LG 27MB85 was well made.

Timothy C. mentioned on Newegg.com “It does have a built in mic to pick up sound also”.

Well Designed

One LG 27MB85 owner said in their reviews that the LG 27MB85 was well designed.

Sunnysingh wrote “Excellent monitor for professional design, graphics, photography”.

Smooth

One LG 27MB85 owner who bought the product reckoned that it was smooth.

Vana M. said in their LG 27MB85 review “I did log on via the app remotely while I was at the store and traveling and the connection was pretty smooth as well”.


Wide Viewing Angle

Two LG 27MB85 owners who purchased it thought it had a wide viewing angle.

Sunnysingh said on Amazon “3) IPS The display makes use of an excellent IPS panel which has an excellent colour gamut and viewing angle” in their review of this PC monitor and gave it a score of 7 stars.

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Good Picture Quality

One LG 27MB85 owner who reviewed the LG 27MB85 reckoned that it had good picture quality.

Vana M. wrote two years ago “The Night Vision is very good too” in their review of the LG 27MB85.


Features

Good Features

One LG 27MB85 owner thought it had good features.

Timothy H. mentioned on Newegg.com “My other gripe is that the free “Lite” app seems to not be the greatest app out there – not too many features available”.


Multimedia

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

Unlike most of the other PC screens of this age and type which do not have a built-in speaker(s), the LG 27MB85 has a built-in speaker(s).

We compared all the other PC monitors with a built-in speaker(s) to this PC monitor and we think because of it's better review score, the XB2776QS, and the XB2779QS both from iiyama or the DELL U3415W ($699.99) is also worth considering.

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Display

Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The average viewing angle, horizontal of PC displays of a similar type and age to the 27MB85 is 170°. When compared to other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as the 27MB85 that we have checked, the LG 27MB85's viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

When compared to other medium monitors that have been around for more than two years, the LG 27MB85's viewing angle, vertical of 178 degrees is one of the widest. Across all the comparable spec PC displays that were released more than two years ago the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°.

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Quite Fast Response Time

At only 5 milliseconds, the LG 27MB85 has a quite fast response time compared to most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for more than two years. The response times of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as the 27MB85 range from 1ms to 40ms, and the average response time is 6.1ms.

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Packaging Content

Has One Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 27MB85 is more than most medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This LG PC monitor has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on similar spec flatpanel monitors that are a comparable age to the 27MB85.

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Ports & Interfaces

Only One HDMI Port

Most flatpanel monitors of this type and age have between one and three HDMI ports, including the LG 27MB85 which has one HDMI port.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This PC display has been on the market for over three years.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers 27mb85rb
Barcodes 00012305077427, 00014444456620, 00719192194465, 04053162879126, 04053162959163, 05053959387918, 07191921944580, 07191921944658, 08806084711229, 08806084711250, 08806084711274, 08806084827241

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