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Been in the market for a 27-30" monitor lately. Mainly looking at the DELL U2711/U3011. Was pretty sure on one of those up until yesterday when I saw the BenQ XL2410T. The benefits in 2d mode seem like they would be highly noticeable and beneficial to me since I play a lot of FPS and MMORPG type games. I haven't been able to find any 27"+ 120hz monitors so I'm not aware of any. But what do you guys think would be the better investment?
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Those Ultra Dell's are amazing. Everyone who has those LOVE em. I say Dell!!
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Dude im in the same boat as you.
 
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I'd take the Dell. I have a U2410 and I absolutely love mine. The U3011 is also a king!
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get the benq, its make games feel so much nicer and smoother, you will not regret it.
     
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post #6 of 14
I was under the impression that most Dell Ultra sharp monitors have fairly significant input lag. May be a better idea to steer towards the BenQ if you're into FPS games.
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I eventually want to have both but i feel like it will look corny. i have 2 identical 22" monitors and i also want the benq or u27 but the look for 2 identical monitors is nice. I was thinking if i went 27" id get like maybe a 19". I am also into gaming.
 
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I am in the same boat. My entire life I have used CRTs and low input lag TN panels such as my current 2233rz.

I REALLY wanted to pick up a pair of U2410s, but with the wide gamut and the gaming mode, they say things look weird when you set it for low input lag. From my experience with other monitors with ~20-25ms of input lag, I can say I am quite sensitive to it.

We don't really have any good options out yet in terms of color/backlight/contrast/120hz. The new samsungs coming out are glossy, dont have vesa, and only the high end ugly asymmetrical one (s23a950) has dual link dvi.

I have considered getting like a xl2410t and a u2311h or something along those lines, but I cant make up my mind.

It also doesnt help that like the cheapest colorometer package that is worth while that actually handles LED lighting profiles well is like $350.
    
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post #9 of 14
My is the BenQ would be better at FPS games while the Ultrasharps would be better for everything else.
Get both.

@sotorius, couldn't you just put your 22" monitors on each side of the U2711 or Benq? That setup should look nice.
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My is the BenQ would be better at FPS games while the Ultrasharps would be better for everything else.
Get both.

@sotorius, couldn't you just put your 22" monitors on each side of the U2711 or Benq? That setup should look nice.
that would be nice. But the u2711 is going to already stress my card pretty hard.
 
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