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Originally Posted by Princess Garnet;14417446 
Eww, a 27" that is only 1920x1080? Same for a 28" 1920x1200.

yea as much as like big monitors, i hate big pixels....especially in gaming.....that's the reason i went with 21.5s because that is the smallest 1080P monitor you can get.....i know that 21.5 is pretty small for some, but with 3 it's not bad at all......plus i rarely enable AA anymore, because frankly since the pixles are som small, i don't really need to....before on my 22 Asus 1680x1050 gaming scenes were like stacks of legos
    
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Eww, a 27" that is only 1920x1080? Same for a 28" 1920x1200.
Haters gonna hate. Not everyone can afford the $1000 Dell monitors. And I need a bigger monitor. My 23" right now is too small to read it correctly.
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Haters gonna hate. Not everyone can afford the $1000 Dell monitors. And I need a bigger monitor. My 23" right now is too small to read it correctly.
well if you can't read it correctly that means one of two things, and neither has anything to do with the size of the monitor.
You need glasses to correct your vision.
OR
Your monitor is bad and can't display an image properly.

I have a 22in 1080p monitor that I can read perfectly, and I could have it smaller and still read it.
I have 20/20 vision by the way.
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I currently have a 22" 1680 x 1050 HP W2207H. I am considering upgrading to this http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236153 monitor. Would this upgrade be worthwhile or is it not going to be a noticeable difference? I game sitting right in front of my monitor.(Mostly Battlefield: BC2 and soon BF3) Thoughts?
Huge upgrade, IMO. I used to have 2 24" monitors and 2 22" monitors and you can't even imagine how much I regretted ever buying the 22" even though they were only used by guests. I think it's a great buy and I think you'll be glad you did it.
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i did that exact same thing when i bought my 2nd moniter, i went to a 25" 1080p from a 1680x1050 22"
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well if you can't read it correctly that means one of two things, and neither has anything to do with the size of the monitor.
You need glasses to correct your vision.
OR
Your monitor is bad and can't display an image properly.

I have a 22in 1080p monitor that I can read perfectly, and I could have it smaller and still read it.
I have 20/20 vision by the way.
Could also mean that I sit further away from my screen than you do too.
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post #17 of 20
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The resolution increase alone would be worth it (assuming you've got a decent GPU).

I'm on a 23", 1080p, and its not big enough still. I'm personally saving up for 3x 27" monitors.
OMG! There is a Yakima!

Dude, 3x27" monitors? your out of your mind if your doing that for gaming.
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OMG! There is a Yakima!

Dude, 3x27" monitors? your out of your mind if your doing that for gaming.
Not just gaming. Actually planning on mostly for multitasking. I had toyed with a single 30" 2560x1600, and 2x 20" 1600x900's in Portrait beside it, but 3x cheaper 27's are a lot cheaper than just the 30" alone.

But we're getting far off topic here.....
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I have 3 of these and they work great and better brightness than the Asus.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824116447



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i did that exact same thing when i bought my 2nd moniter, i went to a 25" 1080p from a 1680x1050 22"
Yah I considered stretching up to a 25", but the price jump for 1" was absolutely ridiculous! It is like $80-100 for one more inch.

Thanks for all of the input guys! I ordered the monitor I listed above. Also I sold my current 22" for $80 to somebody local, so no selling charges and no shipping.

@pioneer I did look at the all of the VE series, but the reviews on those seem to be a little less favorable than the other series of Asus monitors. The main thing I saw was the ghosting issue, which would drive me insane. I have a very keen eye to annoying details like that. The monitor I went for is fairly new, but looks very promising.
Edited by siryak - 7/31/11 at 6:16pm
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