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What's the highest quality monitor I should bother with for gaming?

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Like is one of those 500 dollar U2410s or ASUS ProArts worth it if the only use is gaming?
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Well gaming on Dell Ultrasharp would be great for sure...+ everything else looks amazing on it If you have the money I would say go for it!
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I game on my Dell 2408WFP and everything looks amazing. There is some ghosting because of the S-PVA panel but it is not that noticeable. If you actually use the screen for more than games I would say it is worth it.
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I tried to psyche myself up to buy a U3011 a couple months ago during Dell's 25% off deals but I just couldn't bring myself to drop $1125 on it + the cost of another video card.

But when BF3 and GW2 come out I will probably change my mind. Not to mention the new HD7000/GTX600 cards will be out around the same time.

Personally, I wouldn't buy an IPS that wasn't 27" or larger. But that's because I have a 25" TN right now, and only would get a much larger monitor as an upgrade, and IPS are all that exist in the 30" arena.

De-Zant will likely come in here and tell you to go for it
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If image quality is a priority to you, then it's definitely worth it. Why spend hundreds of dollars on high end GPUs to get high image quality, and then waste all that on an ugly TN panel?
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Doesn't that 12-bit super-extended color gamut make colors look messed up though and oversaturated on most games?
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If the only use is gaming and you have a large desk, get a CRT.
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I´d get a 120 Hz for gaming. Something like this:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009222
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Originally Posted by GoTMaXPoWeR View Post
If the only use is gaming and you have a large desk, get a CRT.
Where can you even get a 1080p CRT?
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Pretty much anywhere that still sells crt monitors.
    
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