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I am looking for a 23.6" or 24" monitor, LED Backlit, HDMI would be nice but not required, I have $200 to spend, I like to game and watch movies. Which monitor would be best for me?

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How about this one? I have it and it's pretty great. No problems so far.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236049

If you want to save a little bit more money, I would say this one.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236059

Using the rebate gets you down to 160 + FS and that's a pretty good deal. If you have the money though, I would highly recommend the 1st choice. Hope this helps
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I just picked up this monitor

BenQ G2420HD

Got it for $170 shipped
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Originally Posted by jrockut83 View Post
how about this one? I have it and it's pretty great. No problems so far.

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82e16824236049

if you want to save a little bit more money, i would say this one.

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82e16824236059

using the rebate gets you down to 160 + fs and that's a pretty good deal. If you have the money though, i would highly recommend the 1st choice. Hope this helps
+1
Asus has the sub-$200 monitor market on lockdown.
Edited by VanillaCena - 8/3/11 at 7:42am
post #6 of 14
+1 for the u2311h

I will never go back to a TN ever again.
post #7 of 14
Maybe it's because I haven't had an IPS but I love my TN asus. It took some calibration, but the colors are great IMHO and the response time is just what I was looking for. I'd still go with the asus especially since I'm on a budget just like the OP here.
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post #8 of 14
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Ive heard alot of good things about IPS monitors, might check that out, I was actually considering an ASUS awhile back that caught my eye, im exploring all of my options to see what might fits me best, I am going to look into the IPS technology and see what it is all about
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post #9 of 14
This may help you make up your mind.

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/specs.htm

Be aware though that IPS monitors are usually more expensive so you might have to blow your budget or get a smaller one if you want to stick to sub $200. Good luck whichever way you go!
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post #10 of 14
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I am really liking to looks of the IPS, I think I might just get that
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