LG's telly-loving monitor

LG is saving you the trouble of adding a TV tuner card to your PC with its new Freeview-ready LCD monitor. Enjoy your Sunday Eastenders odyssey withou

LG is saving you the trouble of adding a TV tuner card to your PC with its new Freeview-ready LCD monitor. Enjoy your Sunday Eastenders odyssey without the hum of your CPU working its little socks off.The South Korean giant has taken its 22in M228WA and stuffed it with a digital TV tuner to create the M228WD. It gets the same HD-Ready 1680x1050 resolution, game-friendly 5ms response and healthy 3000:1 contrast ratio, enhanced by LG's dynamic Digital Fine Contrast know how, which automatically tweaks the contrast for each frame. There's HDMIs on-board for your Xbox 360 or PS3 and there's a set of wee 3W speakers for your TV listening pleasure.It lands next month or, if you don't need the TV, you can go right ahead and plump for the M228WA out now.EssentialsLG M228WA, M228WDPrice: £250, £TBAOn sale: Now, NovemberContact: LGRelated stories:Gadget of the Day – Pinnacle PCTV DVB-T StickGadget of the Day – Philips widescreen monitorLG's Jar-normous designer monitor