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LG 29UM55 PC Monitor

29" 2560 X 1080 5000000:1 LED Sep 2014
Display Diagonal Display Resolution Contrast Ratio (dynamic) Display Release Date $70.38 Electricity cost over 5 years
Expert reviews are average
Nice design
Good size
4 Reviews

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Expert Reviews Are Average

This LCD screen received an expert rating of 75 out of 100 from

LG Has Good Reviews for Its Flatpanel Monitors

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


Nice Design

One person thought the LG 29UM55 was good looking. Rebecca Mclaughlin wrote in her review of this PC monitor on Amazon “Films looked gorgeous”.

Easy to Use

One person mentioned in their reviews that the LG 29UM55 was easy to setup. Two years ago Rebecca Mclaughlin wrote on Amazon “The monitor itself was easy to set up and get started with” in her review of this PC monitor however she gave it a rating of 20 out of 100.


One owner who reviewed the product considered that it was strong and durable. Tomclasper said “Still sturdy” and gave the LG 29UM55 a score of 80 out of 100.

One owner who reviewed the product thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Rebecca Mclaughlin mentioned in her review of this PC monitor on Amazon “So, why 1 star?It's sat on the top of my wardrobe, broken, because of the flimsy stand it came with”.

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Good Product Quality

One owner said in their reviews that it was good quality. Rebecca Mclaughlin wrote on Amazon “When I first got this behemoth out of the box I was amazed at the quality; And upon setting it up I was amazed by the clarity of the image” but she only gave the product a score of 1 stars out of 5.

Weight & Dimensions

Good Size

One customer who reviewed it considered that it was heavy and bulky. Rebecca Mclaughlin said on Amazon two years ago “This monitor is HEAVY” in her LG 29UM55 review.

Good Picture Quality

One owner said in their reviews that it had clear images.


2560 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the LG 29UM55 is 2560 x 1080 pixels. That's 33% more display resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC screen, which is the most common display resolution. Medium monitors that have been around for more than two years display resolutions range from 1366 x 768 pixels to 3440 x 1440 pixels.

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Has an HDCP

The LG 29UM55 has an HDCP. Most of the other LCD screens that have been on the market for a similar time to this PC screen also have an HDCP.

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Ports & Interfaces

Two HDMI Ports

The LG 29UM55 is a two HDMI port PC display. Most of the other LCD screens of this type and age have between one and three HDMI ports.

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Has a Headphone Out

The LG 29UM55 has a headphone out. Most of the other medium monitors that were launched more than two years ago also have a headphone out.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The LG 29UM55 features Picture-in-Picture support. Most of the other PC displays of a comparable spec and age to this LCD screen also feature Picture-in-Picture support.

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Has an Energy Star Certified

The LG 29UM55 has an Energy Star certified, as do most of the other similar spec flatpanel monitors that have been available for more than two years.

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Packaging Content

Has Two Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 29UM55 is more than most medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This PC screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on medium monitors that have been on the market for a comparable time to this flatpanel monitor. The cables included "HDMI" is also found on this PC display.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 29UM55 does not have a built-in speaker(s), unlike most of the other LCD screens of this age and type.

We compared all the other PC monitors which also have a built-in speaker(s) to this PC screen and we think the Samsung 320MXN-3, the Neovo TX-32, or the AOC Q2770PQU is also worth considering.

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Released Over Two Years Ago

This flatpanel monitor was released in April 2017.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg 2560x1080, lg 29um55
Barcodes 08806084867421, 08806084880406, 08806084880956, 08806084920522, 08806655021405

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