Pros

  • MHL support (for Android device mirroring)
  • Built-in USB 3.0 hub
  • Very good off-axis viewing

Cons

  • Does not support DisplayPort 1.2 multi-streaming
  • Limited ergonomic flexibility

At A Glance

LG's 29EA93P is stylish and it's equipped with pretty good speakers (for a monitor, that is). But for the price, we expect to see not just DisplayPort support, but support for DisplayPort 1.2 multistreaming.

Manufacturer’s Description

29EA93P provides cinematic viewing experience through the 21:9 UltraWide Aspect Ratio (2560 x1080 resolution), providing lifelike colour expression on the IPS panel. It is optimal for your entertainment needs. Enjoy a theatre-like experience when playing games or watching our favourite movies. Furthermore, Multitasking is simple with this monitor. Using the 4-Screen Split function, several applications can be simultaneously accessed simply and conveniently. It is optimal for viewing files with widely distributed information, like Excel documents. Up to 4 windows can be shown in 8 different screen ratios without congestion. Multitask more efficiently and comfortably with just one click.

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 29EA93-P
Interfaces/Ports
USB Yes
HDMI Yes
DVI Yes
DisplayPort Yes
USB Standard USB 3.0
Headphone Yes
Display & Graphics
Screen Size 29.00 "
Aspect Ratio 21:9
Color Supported 16.7 Million Colors
HDCP Supported Yes
Contrast Ratio 1,000:1
General Information
Manufacturer LG Electronics
Manufacturer Part Number 29EA93-P
UPC Code 719192191594
Brand Name LG
Product Name 29" IPS Monitor Ultrawide
Marketing Information

29EA93P provides cinematic viewing experience through the 21:9 UltraWide Aspect Ratio (2560 x1080 resolution), providing lifelike colour expression on the IPS panel. It is optimal for your entertainment needs. Enjoy a theatre-like experience when playing games or watching our favourite movies. Furthermore, Multitasking is simple with this monitor. Using the 4-Screen Split function, several applications can be simultaneously accessed simply and conveniently. It is optimal for viewing files with widely distributed information, like Excel documents. Up to 4 windows can be shown in 8 different screen ratios without congestion. Multitask more efficiently and comfortably with just one click.

Product Model 29EA93P
Product Type LCD Monitor
Manufacturer Website Address http://www.lg.com/us
Miscellaneous
Features Picture in Picture, Mobile High-Definition Link (MHL)
Physical Characteristics
Height 12.5"
Width 27.6"
Depth 2.7"
Weight (Approximate) 183.36 oz
VESA Mount Standard 100 x 100
Height with Stand 15.24"
Width with Stand 27.56"
Depth with Stand 8.23"
Weight with Stand (Approximate) 12.46 lb
VESA Mount Compatible Yes
Video
Maximum Resolution 2560 x 1080
Brightness 300 Nit
Sound
Number of Speakers 2
Built-in Devices
Speakers Yes
Built-in Devices USB Hub
Power Description
Operating Power Consumption 48 W
Standby Power Consumption 1.20 W
Off-Mode Power Consumption 500 mW
Technical Information
Platform Supported PC
Horizontal Viewing Angle 178°
Vertical Viewing Angle 178°
Response Time 5 ms
Number of Screens 1
Screen Surface Anti-glare
Panel Technology In-plane Switching (IPS) Technology