Purchased from Kogan Online:
- image is not clear or chrisp
- changed the settings for an hour to try and make it bearable
- tried on multiple devices to check HDMI output quality and it is the monitor
- bad purchase decision from Kogan.
Terrible Picture Viewing Angle
We bought this monitor with high hopes, but it turned out reading on this Monitor was extremely stressful on the eyes. Also, the viewing angle reminds me of old LCD monitors built in the 90's, because if you view off the side even a little, the picture quality drastically is reduced. Its as though there is a silver haze over the screen. I thought it was only this monitor in particular, but with some research I have found that many people comment on this. If you put this beside another monitor, even my old LG from 2006, the difference is day...and night. We tried all settings and I am a computer technician so I have worked with many monitors in the past. The only thing I can think is that LG shipped out the cheapest screen possible. It says it's build in 2019, but the quality is more akin to monitors of the late 90's. It is terrible and I am a big LG fan. I hope this is not what we can expect from LG in the future.
Purchased in January 2020 for A$109.99.
Reading text a bad experience
I bought this monitor a few weeks back from Computer Alliance to replace my ancient heavy as hell old HP 14 inch monitor (probably at least 15 years old). First sight the LG was ns nice, 22 inches, lightweight, HDMI port as well as VGA, and a nice bright screen. Well, I'm afraid it didn't last. Trying to read black and white text on it was painful. Text tended to be light and screen shiny (seems almost reflective), making reading a bad experience. Got out the old HP again, displayed exactly the same text on it and difference was dramatic. The...HP has a matte non-shiny surface so the dark text contrasts nicely. I tired to adjust the LG settings but none of the options made any real difference. This monitor may be OK for movies or gaming - can't say as I don't use it for that - but for reading text it is terrible - in fact unusable. It's now stored in my garage and I'm still with my ancient HP monitor. Oh, and the HP is height and tilt adjustable, and the LG only tilts; you can't adjust the height. All in all a very bad buy.
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|Screen Resolution||1920 x 1080 (FHD)|
|Screen Type||TN (Twisted Nematic)|
|Refresh Rate||60 Hz|
|Ports||3.5mm Earphone Jack, HDMI and VGA/D-Sub|
|Response Time||2 ms|
|Dimensions (With Stand)||360 x 510 x 182 mm|
|Manufacturer Warranty||3 year(s)|
- MPN: 22MK400H-B
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