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Dell has released their new 24-inch U2412M monitor with eIPS panel, Edge LED backlight and 1920x1200 pixel resolution. The new U2412M is an addition to Dell’s line-up of UltraSharp monitors and the current U2410 model will continue to exist as a step-up model. U2412M should be viewed as a lower cost alternative for graphic artists, photographers and discerning users.

But is Dell’s new U2412M a true value-for-money product? Is it close to the current U2410? And can U2412M out-perform other IPS based monitors in this price segment? FlatpanelsHD intends to answer those questions and more in this U2412M review. We will also include Dell U2410 comparisons.
Dell U2412M review
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post #2 of 19
So the 2410 is still superior it looks like?
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post #4 of 19
The U2410 is still a superior 10-bit panel but for the cost I'd probably go for the U2412M if I was in the market for a new screen.
post #5 of 19
will definitely follow up on the new series. i am also interested in the 23" 1920X1080p resolution monitor...

i don't think it's too unrealistic to hope for 100 off MSRP with dell's deals. I will most likely jump on the 16:10 U2412M when it goes on sale for $300-325.
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Hmm I still think that I may prefer a 120hz over an IPS.
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post #7 of 19
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Originally Posted by Accuracy158 View Post
Hmm I still think that I may prefer a 120hz over an IPS.
120Hz monitors don't necessarily improve IQ, so you're not likely to cross-shop one with an IPS monitor.
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post #8 of 19
Got the Dell u2412m for $320 + free shipping. Should be arriving this Thursday.

If it looks good, and based on what I have been hearing, it is, I might go with the three screen setup.
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Originally Posted by Coolking23 View Post
The U2410 is still a superior 10-bit panel but for the cost I'd probably go for the U2412M if I was in the market for a new screen.
the u2410 uses an 8bit panel
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post #10 of 19
Is this one of the first monitors to utilize an IPS panel with LED backlighting? I believe most have continued with CCFL.
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