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LG 32SL5B Review
|Value for Money||
|Not Currently for Sale|
|1 Year Old|
|£167 Over 8 Years|
Why Has it Scored 23?
Benq flatpanel monitors have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this PC display is slightly out of date, and newer PC screens with more up to date technology are available. View the latest LCD screens 2017.
Whilst it has an energy efficiency classification of A+, its running costs of £167 over 8 years are in the most expensive 10% of all 2,740 LCD screens that we have compared it to.
This PC monitor has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in USB hub
Quite wide viewing angle, horizontal
Only one HDMI port
Quite slow response time
LG 32SL5B In-Depth Analysis
LG Has Very Good Reviews for Its PC Monitors
Based on 4,058 expert and user reviews (including 871 verified purchases), LG has very good reviews for its PC screens. LG also has very good reviews specifically within its PC screens range compared to other manufacturers. 88% of those that bought a LG LCD screen would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Has a Built-In USB Hub
The LG 32SL5B has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. Most of the other PC screens do not have a built-in USB hub.
Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal
The LG 32SL5B has a quite wide viewing angle, horizontal (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC monitors. PC displays have viewing angles, horizontal of between 17° and 180°.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Display Resolution
This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many PC screens.
Only One HDMI Port
Most PC displays have between one and five HDMI ports, including the LG 32SL5B which has one HDMI port.
Quite Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical
The LG 32SL5B has a fairly wide viewing angle, vertical (178 degrees) compared to most of the other PC screens. Across all the PC screens the viewing angles, vertical range from 10° to 180°.
Has a Built-In Speaker(s)
The LG 32SL5B has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other PC screens also have a built-in speaker(s).
Has an Audio Output
The LG 32SL5B has an audio output, as do most of the other PC screens.
Quite Slow Response Time
The average response time of flatpanel monitors is 5.7ms, and the response times range from 1ms to 44ms. The LG 32SL5B has a fairly slow response time (10 milliseconds) compared to most of the other PC screens.
Released Over a Year Ago
It was October 2015 when LG released the 32SL5B.
Running Costs Are High
Whilst this PC screen has an energy efficiency classification of A+, the 32SL5B is in the most expensive 10% of all 2,740 PC screens that we have looked at for 8 year running costs. Based on typical usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 8 year running cost of the 32SL5B is £167.
Value for Money
Price Has Gone Down by $169 (39%)
The price has dropped from $437.99 to $269 in the last 75 days.
LG 32SL5B Review Sources
To prepare this LG 32SL5B 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 708,779 product attributes, 87,402 PC monitor reviews and 8,053,700 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.