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LG 34UC88B

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A Multi Award Winning 3440 X 1440 PC Monitor
34" 3440 X 1440 Pixels 1000:1 LED Jan 2016
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LG 34UC88-B Review

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2 Reviews + 4 Awards
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Not Currently for Sale
80
11 Great Features
78
18 Months Old
25
£169 Over 8 Years
Overall Score
73
Good

Why Has it Scored 73?

It has very good expert reviews and great user reviews with an average overall rating of 92%.
At over a year old this PC screen is slightly out of date, and newer PC displays with more up to date technology are available. View the latest PC displays 2017.
This PC monitor has an energy efficiency rating of B, and its running costs of £169 over 8 years are in the most expensive 10% of all 659 latest medium monitors that we have compared it to.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a built-in USB hub
Has a game mode

LG 34UC88-B In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Excellent Expert Reviews

PC monitor expert review site newesc.pt scored this LG PC screen 90%. Experts think this PC screen is one of the very best latest medium monitors.

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Fairly Priced

Two owners who bought it thought it was good value for money.

LG PC Monitors Have Good Reviews

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


Features

Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 34UC88-B has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. Most of the other recently released medium monitors do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Has a Game Mode

The LG 34UC88-B has a game mode, as do most of the other similar spec LCD screens that came out around the same time as this LCD screen.

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Energy Star Certified

The 34UC88-B is Energy Star certified. Most of the other new medium monitors also are Energy Star certified.

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3440 X 1440 Pixels Display Resolution

The most display resolution of the 34UC88-B is 3440 x 1440 pixels. That's over two times the display resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels PC display, which is the most common display resolution. The display resolution of all recently released flatpanel monitors ranges from 1366 x 768 pixels (worst) to 3840 x 2400 pixels (best).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 34UC88-B has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other recently released medium monitors also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Two HDMI Ports

Most similar spec flatpanel monitors that were launched around the same time as this PC screen have between one and four HDMI ports, including the 34UC88-B which has two HDMI ports.

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Has an Audio Output

The 34UC88-B has an audio output, as do most of the other new similar spec flatpanel monitors.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Vertical

The viewing angles, vertical of new medium monitors range from 50° to 180°. When compared to other PC displays of this age and type, the viewing angle, vertical of the LG 34UC88-B of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Very Wide Viewing Angle, Horizontal

The viewing angles, horizontal of medium monitors that have been around for around the same time as this LCD screen range from 80° to 180°, and the average viewing angle, horizontal is 170°. When compared to other PC monitors that have been on the market for a similar time to this flatpanel monitor, the 34UC88-B's viewing angle, horizontal of 178 degrees is one of the widest.

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Has AC, DisplayPort and 1 More Cables Included

The LG 34UC88-B has a greater number of cables included than most medium monitors that have been around for a comparable time to it. This LCD screen has an AC cables included, which is the most commonly found cables included found on medium monitors that are a similar age to this PC screen. The cables included "DisplayPort" and "HDMI" are also found on this PC screen.

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Has an HDMI

The LG 34UC88-B has an HDMI, as do most of the other similar spec PC displays that have been around for a comparable time to this PC display.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

This PC display was released in January 2016.


Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

This medium monitor is rated B for energy efficiency, and the 34UC88-B has an average running cost of £169 over 8 years based on average usage levels and energy prices, which is in the most expensive 10% of all 659 latest medium monitors.

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LG 34UC88-B Review Sources

To prepare this LG 34UC88-B 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 706,879 product attributes, 87,127 PC monitor reviews and 7,989,500 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 34uc88baeu, pumps 34uc88b, lg 3440x1440, lg 34uc88b
Barcodes 00719192199811, 08806087605112

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