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No. Multi monitor. I've become too used to having craploads of screen real estate to go back, now.
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I think you're going to be wasting money going with lower end displays. With that big of an investment, you may as well get decent monitors.

I encourage you to look at Dell's u2311h. It's 16:9 and 23 inches. It's a little higher than the ones you are looking at (289.99 on amazon), but definitely worth it.

You could also throw these into a portrait 3x1 display for some awesome gaming.

If you're going to stick to your budget range displays, you aren't going to get a huge variance in quality between the "good" budget brands. Asus, Acer, some of the Samsungs are decent, but nothing compared to stepping up to the big-boy category.
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I'm upgrading from my monitor too a triple setup also. I'm choosing the new Asus VS Series monitors.

Newegg has the 24'' one.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236153

My budget is a lot smaller then yours so I'm going with the 21.5'' ones.
http://promos.asus.com/US/VS248H-P/index.htm

I believe Amazon has them too.

So far these monitors are turning out to be really nice. Good luck and lemme know what you think.
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Okay, what if my budget was $1500? (this is assuming I sell my TV)
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Edit wrong thread
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Okay, what if my budget was $1500? (this is assuming I sell my TV)
I recommend you get 3x HP ZR24w or 3x dell U2412m and leave it at that.These are budget IPS displays.... since you wanted "quality".


Also, how be you running 3 displays with a single 580?
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No. Multi monitor. I've become too used to having craploads of screen real estate to go back, now.
Well just keep your 25" + a 2560 x 1440 or 2560x1600 IPS.. plenty of real estate...
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I recommend you get 3x HP ZR24w or 3x dell U2412m and leave it at that.These are budget IPS displays.... since you wanted "quality".
Do those come in 25" models?

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Also, how be you running 3 displays with a single 580?
This question annoys me.

I have a spare 9800GX2. And two USB to DVI adapters.

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Originally Posted by Phoriver View Post
Well just keep your 25" + a 2560 x 1440 or 2560x1600 IPS.. plenty of real estate...
Three monitors, please. I have three now, I'd like to keep it that way. (I don't list the third in my sysspecs because it's a different model from the other two; not enough space)
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Do those come in 25" models?
Unfortunately not. Though you might still be wiser to not be bothered with quality and leaving IPS there. Not sure if color accuracy and depth.. and sometimes vibrancy is something you care about enough to justify the price. Not to mention the higher brightness, better contrast and black levels and all. You really need to explain more of your usage and desires before we continue.

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This question annoys me.

I have a spare 9800GX2. And two USB to DVI adapters.
Why? I was curious as your sig rig did not give the info.
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post #20 of 27
Be sure to look for VESA mounting if you want a triple monitor stand, most of the new LED screens dont have vesa mounting holes.
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