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LG 55SL5B

67

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LG 55SL5B

LG 55SL5B
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A good spec but 2 year old 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution PC display, with moderate running costs and a gigantic 55" display diagonal
55" 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 5000000:1 No Oct 2015
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LG 55SL5B Review

With very good features, we have scored the LG 55SL5B as follows:
77
Features
Good Features
61
Running Costs
$180 Over 5 Years
67
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 67?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better flatpanel monitors are available. View the latest LCD screens 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $180 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 4% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have compared it to. View all energy saving PC screens.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average display diagonal
Has a built-in speaker(s)
Detachable logo
Conformal coating
USB content scheduling
Slimmer bezel & depth
Slower than average response time

LG 55SL5B In-Depth Analysis

Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The 55SL5B is in the most expensive 4% of all 3,257 flatpanel monitors that we have analysed for 5 year running costs. Based on average energy prices, we estimate the 5 year running cost of the 55SL5B is $180.

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Features

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This PC screen has a display resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many LCD screens.

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Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all flatpanel monitors is 25", with the smallest being 3.5" and the biggest being 95". The LG 55SL5B's display diagonal of 55" is bigger than 99% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Slower Than Average Response Time

The fastest response time of PC monitors is 1ms, the slowest is 55ms, and the average response time is 5.5ms. The LG 55SL5B's response time of 12ms is slower than average when compared to most other LCD screens. It is in the slowest 7% of all PC displays when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 55SL5B has a built-in speaker(s). 53% of flatpanel monitors do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the LG 55SL5B of 178° is wider than 75% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Wider Than Average Horizontal Viewing Angle

The horizontal viewing angle of the LG 55SL5B of 178° is wider than 86% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature. The narrowest horizontal viewing angle of PC displays is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average horizontal viewing angle is 170°.

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Has a Built-In USB Hub

The LG 55SL5B has a built-in USB hub, which is unusual. 81% of PC displays do not have a built-in USB hub.

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Higher Than Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The contrast ratio (typical) of the LG 55SL5B of 1,100 is in the highest 21% of all PC displays when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Audio Output

The LG 55SL5B has an audio output, which is unusual. 87% of LCD screens do not have an audio output.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

lg electronics fullhd55sl5b, lg electronics 55in13878cm, lg electronics 1920x1080, lg electronics 55sl5bb, lg electronics sl5b, lg 55sl5b

Barcodes:

08806087288230, 08806087288247

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