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LG 55UH5B

67

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LG 55UH5B

$1,670.02
LG 55UH5B
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A good spec and massive display diagonal 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution flatpanel monitor, with moderate running costs but representing only average value for money
55" 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 4000000:1 No Sep 2015 A
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LG 55UH5B-B UH5B - 55" CLASS (54.6" VIEWABLE) LED DISPLAY (Brand new, unopened)on -
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LG Commercial 55UH5B-B 55" 3840x2160 UHD Monitor
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Refurbished - LG Commercial 55UH5B-B 55" 3840x2160 UHD Monitor
$849.99
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LG 55UH5B Review

With very good features, we have scored the LG 55UH5B as follows:
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
60
Running Costs
$250 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 PC displays are available. View the latest PC displays 2018.
This PC monitor has running costs of $250 over 5 years, which puts it in the most expensive 2% of all 3,292 PC screens 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
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Ultra HD resolution
High efficiency video coding
Up-Scaling and super resolution
SoftAP
Mirroring
Conformal coating

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of $1,520.02 on eBay 25 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 54% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

LG 55UH5B In-Depth Analysis

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by $150 (9%)

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Running Costs

Running Costs Are High

The 55UH5B is in the most expensive 2% of all 3,292 PC screens that we have analysed for running costs. Based on average usage levels and energy prices, we estimate the 55UH5B will cost $250 over 5 years to run.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the LG 55UH5B of 55" is very big compared to most other PC displays. It is bigger than 99% of all flatpanel monitors when sorted by this feature. The display diagonals of flatpanel monitors range from 3.5" to 95", and the average display diagonal is 25".

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The LG 55UH5B has a maximum display resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels LCD screen, which is the most common resolution. This flatpanel monitor also has a display resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all flatpanel monitors the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 5120 x 2880 pixels (best).

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Wider Than Average Vertical Viewing Angle

The narrowest vertical viewing angle of flatpanel monitors is 40°, the widest is 180°, and the average vertical viewing angle is 160°. The vertical viewing angle of the LG 55UH5B of 178° is wider than average when compared to most other PC monitors. It is in the widest 15% of all PC monitors when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The LG 55UH5B has a built-in speaker(s), unlike 53% of PC monitors which do not have a built-in speaker(s).

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Very Wide Horizontal Viewing Angle

The average horizontal viewing angle of all PC monitors is 170°, with the narrowest being 40° and the widest being 180°. The horizontal viewing angle of the LG 55UH5B of 178° is wider than 98% of all PC displays when sorted by this feature.

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Average Contrast Ratio (typical)

The LG 55UH5B's contrast ratio (typical) of 1,000 is pretty typical compared to most other PC monitors. It is higher than 49% of all LCD screens when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Digital Audio Optical Out

The LG 55UH5B has a digital audio optical out, unlike 99% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a digital audio optical out.

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Has a Card Reader Integrated

The LG 55UH5B has a card reader integrated, unlike 99% of flatpanel monitors which do not have a card reader integrated.

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Has an Audio Output

The LG 55UH5B has an audio output, unlike 87% of PC monitors which do not have an audio output.

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