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Overall Score

LG 31MU97Z

hardwareluxx.de Excellent Hardware hardwareluxx.ru Excellent Hardware
A Fully Featured 4096 X 2160 Flatpanel Monitor
31" 4096 X 2160 Pixels 5000000:1 LED Sep 2015
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LG 31MU97Z Review

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Not Currently for Sale
75
11 Great Features
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1 Year Old
28
£139 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
33
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 33?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%. This PC monitor has received two awards including a "Highly Recommended" award from Hardwareluxx.de and one other site.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer LCD screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest flatpanel monitors 2017.
It has an energy efficiency classification of B, and its running costs of £139 over 8 years are in the most expensive 15% of all 659 recently released medium monitors that we have compared it to.
This LG PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in USB hub
Energy Star certified

LG 31MU97Z In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Two Industry Awards

Review websites Hardwareluxx.de and Hardwareluxx.ru both strongly endorse this LG PC screen and have given it their "Highly Recommended" award.

Great Product Quality

Two people mentioned in their reviews that the product was good quality.

Good Brand

We checked 3,921 owner and expert reviews (including 862 verified purchases) for LG PC monitors and found that on average LG has good reviews. We also found that LG has good reviews specifically within its medium monitors range. 88% of those that bought a LG flatpanel monitor would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The 31MU97Z has a built-in USB hub. Most of the other PC displays that came out around the same time as this PC screen do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Energy Star Certified

The 31MU97Z is Energy Star certified, as are most of the other medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC display.

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4096 X 2160 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the LG 31MU97Z is 4096 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the display resolution of the most frequently found display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The worst display resolution of all latest medium monitors is 1366 x 768 pixels and the best is 3840 x 2400 pixels.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The 31MU97Z has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other medium monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Two HDMI Ports

The 31MU97Z is a two HDMI port PC monitor.

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Features Picture-in-Picture Support

The 31MU97Z features Picture-in-Picture support, as do most of the other medium monitors that have been available for around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Features Power Management

The 31MU97Z features power management, as do most of the other comparable spec flatpanel monitors that have been on the market for around the same time as this PC monitor.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

At 178 degrees, the 31MU97Z has a quite wide viewing angle, vertical compared to most of the other medium monitors that came out around the same time as this PC screen. The average viewing angle, vertical of LCD screens of this spec and age is 160°.

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Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

With a viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees, the LG 31MU97Z has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal compared to most of the other flatpanel monitors that were released around the same time as this PC screen. Medium monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC display have viewing angles, horizontal of between 80° and 180°.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The LG 31MU97Z has a handheld remote control, as do most of the other new medium monitors.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 2 More Cables Included

The LG 31MU97Z has a greater number of cables included than most latest similar spec LCD screens. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most frequently found cables included found on new PC screens. The cables included "DisplayPort", "HDMI" and "USB" are also found on this LG PC monitor.

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Age

Released Over a Year Ago

It was September 2015 when LG released the 31MU97Z.


Running Costs

Very High Running Costs

This PC display has an energy efficiency classification of B, and the 31MU97Z has an average running cost of £139 over 8 years based on typical energy prices, which is in the most expensive 15% of all 659 recently released medium monitors.

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LG 31MU97Z Review Sources

To prepare this LG 31MU97Z review we compared this PC monitor to 100 other models. For each PC monitor that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 707,632 product attributes, 87,892 PC monitor reviews and 7,657,800 historical PC monitor prices from 203 PC monitor retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this PC monitor compared to the other models as well as any areas where this PC monitor is lacking.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers lg electronics 31mu97zbaeu, code 31mu97zbaeu, lg 4096x2160, lg 31mu97zb
Barcodes 04053162974944, 05415247098850, 08806087497922

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