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With my new workstation build I have planned, I want to get 2 new IPS monitors, but this crap is proving difficult when the manufactures usually don't say if they use and IPS panel or not

Any ways I'm looking for something around 21"-22", 1080p resolution, will consider 23" if it's worth it but I already have a 23" TN display and I'd imagine 2 of em to be quite big.. 1080p resolution, and so far I'm thinking of not getting and LED display it seems like a LOT of people are having problems with them, and most artist are recommending to sticking with CCFL.
    
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The LG IPS236V is a very good IPS monitor for its price. Am using 1 now
    
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LG IPS 226. Same panel as those dell ultrasharp IPS monitors.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Tpk=ips%20226
    
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ASUS ML239H 23IN IPS
LG IPS226V-PN 21.5IN IPS
LG IPS231P 23IN IPS
LG IPS236V 23IN IPS
Hewlett Packard ZR22W 21.5IN S-IPS

All of these are priced about $250-320
    
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holy freaking hell you guys are fast! specially for it being 4:12AM lol. ya, I was looking at that LG, they seem really good, but a lot of people also seem to be complaining about the LED not providing a smooth back light, or producing to much light spill and stuff. And I read a review with someone having to return 3 of em and finally settling on one with 2 dead pixels. The review are kind of scaring me at the moment, plus how are the color/brightness settings? I read it was lacking in those areas?
    
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I'm sure you could find a slightly used U2311H for under $300 easy, or wait for the occasional Dell sale and get one for ~$250.
    
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Alright guys, I think I'm going to go with the Dell U2211H


I believe it has the same panel as the HP ZR22, cheaper and has a better design. Sticking with CCFL as they seem to have less backlight bleed and other artifacts compared to LED.
    
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