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LG 31MU97

73

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LG 31MU97

$1,357.00
LG 31MU97
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A multi award winning and good spec 4096 x 2160 pixels resolution LCD screen, with a giant 31" display diagonal but representing only average value for money
31" 4096 X 2160 Pixels 5000000:1 No Sep 2014 B
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LG 31MU97 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have scored the LG 31MU97 as follows:
93
Reviews
100 Reviews + 5 Awards
58
Value for Money
Average
78
Features
Good Features
75
Running Costs
$56 Over 5 Years
73
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good expert reviews and good user reviews with 74% of buyers recommending this PC display to others.
This PC monitor is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer flatpanel monitors with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This LG PC monitor has running costs of $56 over 5 years, which puts it typical compared to the other 3,257 PC displays that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC displays.
The 31MU97 has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
4096 x 2160 pixels resolution
Bigger than average display diagonal
Only has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 more cables included

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LG 31MU97 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $1,357.00 it is in the most expensive 4% of PC monitors.

Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the LG 31MU97 of £1,098.60 ($1,098.60) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $258.40.

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are OK

Based on average usage levels and energy prices we estimate that the 5 year running cost of the 31MU97 is $56, which is typical compared to the other 3,257 flatpanel monitors.

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Features

4096 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The LG 31MU97 has a maximum display resolution of 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. Across all PC displays the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 5120 x 2880 pixels.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 31MU97 of 31" is bigger than average when compared to most other PC displays. It is in the biggest 10% of all LCD screens when sorted by this feature. Across all the PC screens the display diagonals range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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Average Response Time

The LG 31MU97's response time of 5ms is relatively typical compared to most other PC displays. It is slower than 27% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The LG 31MU97's horizontal viewing angle of 178° is wider than 71% of all flatpanel monitors when ranked by this feature. PC displays have horizontal viewing angles of between 40° and 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 31MU97 of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other flatpanel monitors. It is wider than 76% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The average vertical viewing angle of all PC monitors is 160°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 31MU97 has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 31MU97 of 1,000 is pretty average compared to most other PC displays. It is higher than 30% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Only Has DisplayPort, HDMI and 1 More Cables Included

The number of cables included found on the LG 31MU97 is more than most PC monitors. This PC screen has a USB cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on PC displays. The cables included "HDMI" and "DisplayPort" are also found on this flatpanel monitor.

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Has an Audio Output

The LG 31MU97 has an audio output. 87% of PC displays do not have an audio output.

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Two HDMI Ports

Most PC screens have between one and five HDMI ports, including the LG 31MU97 which has two HDMI ports.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics 31mu97zbaeu, lg electronics 31mu97b, lg com8t2an29yu7s, lg 31mu97zbaeu, lg 4096x2160, lg 31mu97b, lg bg120lg

Barcodes:

00719192195530, 04053162879188, 04053162974944, 05054629503027, 08806084930859, 08806084930866, 08806087387261, 08806087497922

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