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LG Flatron W2271TC review

£179.11 inc VAT

Manufacturer: LG Electronics

Our Rating: We rate this 3 out of 5

The styling and feel of the LG Flatron family of flatpanels has barely changed in several years. That's not a criticism, however: despite its rather chunky frame, the 22in LG Flatron W2271TC cuts a stylish figure.

The styling and feel of the LG Flatron family of flatpanels has barely changed in several years. That's not a criticism, however: despite its rather chunky frame, the 22in LG Flatron W2271TC cuts a stylish figure.

Nice touches include the LG Flatron W2271TC's glossy casing and the eye-catching glowing blue flash that signifies the power's on. But the case does seem to attract anything that happens to be floating through the air.

LG fits a small camera into the casing and this, combined with the built-in microphone, makes the LG Flatron W2271TC a convenient screen for web conferencing.

LG Flatron W2271TC webcam

The LG Flatron W2271TC's webcam

We also like the menu system. Logically-placed buttons and clearly labelled options make the LG Flatron W2271TC an easy flatpanel to navigate. Start to adjust any of the colour settings and a split-screen will show you simultaneous before and after images, so you know exactly what the effect of selecting each option will be.

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As with all LG Flatron models, with the LG Flatron W2271TC you get one-button access to a variety of colour schemes.

NEXT PAGE: the LG Flatron W2271TC's performace

LG Flatron W2271TC Expert Verdict »

22in flatpanel display
16:10 aspect ratio
1,680x1,050 native resolution
0.282mm pixel pitch
standard/enhanced contrast ratio: 1,000/20,000:1
300cm2
5ms response rate
viewing angles: 176/170
speakers, camera
42W
RGB, DVI
520x221x428mm
4.5kg
  • Build Quality: We give this item 8 of 10 for build quality
  • Features: We give this item 6 of 10 for features
  • Value for Money: We give this item 6 of 10 for value for money
  • Overall: We give this item 6 of 10 overall

With less than impressive viewing angles, mediocre image quality combined with poor price-performance, the LG Flatron W2271TC can't compete with the best models in its class.

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