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Good luck finding a company that ships during the weekend. Even the egg is closed ^^
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post #12 of 23
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Originally Posted by kaivorth View Post
I'm going to stay away from ebay on the cables, ordered one from Monoprice.com. Won't ship till Monday, almost want to cancel my order for the one one newegg....Thoughts?
Newegg won't ship until monday so no difference. But in my experience monoprice cables while very high quality can be so thick that they are hard on the jacks of your device. I stopped using them because of this. You should be able to find hdmi cables on amazon and newegg for under $3 shipped. Well for sure amazon.

Also in case you weren't aware there will be no difference from hdmi or dvi. Its the same thing internally. Especially since you don't want to send the audio signal there is no advantage to hdmi besides the cable itself.
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Newegg won't ship until monday so no difference. But in my experience monoprice cables while very high quality can be so thick that they are hard on the jacks of your device. I stopped using them because of this. You should be able to find hdmi cables on amazon and newegg for under $3 shipped. Well for sure amazon.

Also in case you weren't aware there will be no difference from hdmi or dvi. Its the same thing internally. Especially since you don't want to send the audio signal there is no advantage to hdmi besides the cable itself.
As lame as this sounds, I cannot stand for the life of me twisting those screws on the back of DVI cables.

Should I get one with ethernet?
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Do you have a device that accepts ethernet over hdmi?? Why would your monitor need internet?

And yes I agree the screws can be a pain especially behind a monitor.
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Do you have a device that accepts ethernet over hdmi?? Why would your monitor need internet?

And yes I agree the screws can be a pain especially behind a monitor.
Well if there the same price, why not lol?
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If you have a Fry's Electronics near by, they have free HDMI cables after a $2.50 MIR. Currently using mine and I can't complain.

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post #17 of 23
Score.
LG makes amazing displays.
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post #18 of 23
Quote:
Originally Posted by kaivorth View Post
As lame as this sounds, I cannot stand for the life of me twisting those screws on the back of DVI cables.

Should I get one with ethernet?
If its the right price-it doesnt matter. Quality/price is your concern.
    
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post #19 of 23
Where are you from? I saw the exact same model for about the same price on craigslist, haha.
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post #20 of 23
Great steal.

Monitors are pretty expensive so I stalked Craigslist for literally weeks. After a few deals slipping through my fingers, I finally snagged the one in my sig for $50.
    
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