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2x22" or 1x24" or 1x27"

post #1 of 11
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i was wondering what you guys think would be better to get for my monitors for my new build

2 of these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824262011

1 of these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236153

1 of these
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824116455
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post #2 of 11
1080 at 27" is kind of a waste.

Would you have a use for 2 monitors?

I say go for a 24"
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post #3 of 11
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i dont really know if i would have use for 2 monitors i have used them before and i liked the space so i think i might go with the 24" but i dunno for sure
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post #4 of 11
It all boils down to preference, but if you're gonna get a 27, really should be a 2560.
I personally can't go without two separate screens, so.
    
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post #5 of 11
Depends. Purely for gaming, either of the single screens.

For photoshop, web-browsing, other productivity stuff, I would choose dual 22s.

ALTHOUGH... Since they're all the same resolution, just go for the dual 22" ones. Same amount of pixels in game (on one monitor), more real estate for other stuff.
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post #6 of 11
1080P for a 27" is a waste, I'd go for two 22"'s
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post #7 of 11
27" 1st choice then 2 22's
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post #8 of 11
A nice 24" and be done with it.
post #9 of 11
find a used 30" =D
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post #10 of 11
The first option is the best one IMO, though the screens will be worse, dual screens are so pleasant

if not that, the asus option is the best
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