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Would you go from a 28 inch to a 23 inch?

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I have a 28 inch I-Inc monitor. Its an alright monitor. Its good for games and such, but for pictures not so much. I am considering downgrading from the I-Inc to a 23 inch IPS monitor like the Viewsonic or LG. Would anyone ever consider going smaller or is bigger always better so to speak?
post #2 of 51
Definitely.
post #3 of 51
What's the res on your 28 inch? If it's 1920x1080 (or even 1200) smaller is actually better for image clarity and sharpness due to the reduced pixel pitch.
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Its 1920x1200
post #5 of 51
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Its 1920x1200
In that case, going to a 23" or 24" IPS would actually be a pretty big upgrade in terms of image quality. Better color, viewing angles, contrast, and sharpness. Seems like a good trade off to me.
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I like 22" to 24" for pc's
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I think it would honestly be better to save up for a 27-30 inch IPS panel, rather than downgrade in size. While the IPS will be amazing, you'll probably miss the size.
 
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Unless you sit a long way (4+ feet) from your monitor, definitely!
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Yeah I thought of that, but the Dell U2711 is like $1000 that would take me a very very long time to save up. And I've heard that its not that great at gaming.
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23" IPS is generally 1920x1080. You'll be losing screen size and vertical height.

You'd be gaining image quality and DPI. Up to you really. I'd do it.
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