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post #1 of 13
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I have these 3 monitors to choose from


Hanns-G 24" 1920X1080
Asus 24" 1920X1080

The soyo has a nice pic. the other 2 are comming in tomorow. the 1200/1080 is not that big of a differenece and because of desk size i can only use 1 monitor. im prob going to give one to my son and sell the other one. so what would you choose?
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post #2 of 13
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Wow really thought atleast one person would have am opinion.
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post #3 of 13
Well, the ASUS is a no-no since they've deactivated their stock. I've seen a Hanns-G monitor once, it had an awesome picture quality and was at a good price. I have a 1920x1200 monitor and to be honest, sometimes I wish I'd have gone for a 1920x1080 one. When watching 1080 HD content, the black lines annoy me sometimes. 1200 is better for gaming, though.

The only problem with the Soyo one is that it's of an unknown brand (I've never heard of it, anyway). Hanns-G used to have this problem however they've become increasingly more popular in the budget screen market.

I'd say you can't go far wrong with the Hanns-G, however it's also been deactivated too..
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post #4 of 13
You do not need a DVI port?

I bought this at Frys a few weeks ago, love it so far.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...6112&Tpk=ve247
post #5 of 13
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All 3 are used but have full warranty(receipts except hanns-g) and are in warranty atleast 6+ months. Soyo was a circuit city brand. Why is the Asus a no-no jnsk? Especially if its under warranty.
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post #6 of 13
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Ok possible change of plans. Instead of the Asus the Guy is offering a dell 2209wa ips monitor + $30. So thoughts?
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post #7 of 13
I'd go for the IPS Dell
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post #8 of 13
That Dell is only 1680x1050. Don't you want a higher-res model? I would go with the Hanns-G. They have proven to be pretty reliable for a budget brand. Just need to get a DVI-to-HDMI adapter if your video card does not have HDMI.
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I would keep 1 of the 24" for gaming and the dell just because lol
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post #10 of 13
i would stay away from something called a soyo but the specs do look nice.
i'd read the negative reviews of that soyo before pulling the trigger.
no real history no buy.
    
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