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Am I crazy for thnking about downgrading on monitor?

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I have an 25.5inch 1920x1200 Asus monitor, and the 24.1 Asus P-IPS monitor.

I like these two monitors, however I have been thinking about downgrading to a 22inch 1680x1050 monitor lately for some reason. I don't know why but just like the 1680x1050 resolution for some reason....and now I'm seriously thinking about selling the two Asus and get a 22inch 1680x1050 Dell IPS monitor....

Am I crazy for thinking about this?
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post #2 of 9
Not it all.

It's always about what you want, not what everyone else wants!
 
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Yes.
    
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post #4 of 9
1920x1200 and 1680x1050 are both 16:10... Don't get why you want 1680...
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post #5 of 9
It's hard as blazes to get a >22" 16:10 monitor these days; keep the 25.5" unless you absolutely want the smaller one.
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post #6 of 9
I think you're crazy. Keep the 24.1 Asus and sell the bigger one if you must.
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post #7 of 9
If you honestly don't like it, sell it. Don't change your opinion just because the masses say otherwise.
post #8 of 9
Do whatever you want, and whatever makes you feel best.

Why though? Don't do it for arbitrary reasons, like "I like 1680x1050".

Do you need a smaller monitor for desk space?
Do you need the smaller resolution for performance issues?
Do you need the money from selling monitors?

adridu59 is right, you already have a 16:10 monitor, so that rules out changing for aspect ratio reasons.

Make sure you have a good reason to downgrade in my opinion, as you'll probably lose money in the process, and you might wake up one day wanting what you've lost.
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im looking to do the same thing.. actually.

then i would only have to buy one seat for pdxlan.
     
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