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Cable TV on U2312HM?

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So I have got 2 Dell U2312HM, and im wondering if Cable TV would look good on this monitor. I was thinking about getting a tv tuner card, and sometimes running tv on one of the monitors.

My question is, would it look good? Also, what would you reccommend as a TV tuner card.
    
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I don't know anything about cable TV, but it is a high-def source, right? If so it should look great - SD, not so much.
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I don't know anything about cable TV, but it is a high-def source, right? If so it should look great - SD, not so much.
what do you mean by SD?

Also, anyone else have input?
    
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SD - Standard definition (so 480p). 480p stuff is going to look okay, okay I lied it's gonna look pretty flippin bad. But HD content on 1080p on a monitor that is native 1080? The monitor will serve nicely as a TV.
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Oh duh. I didnt know if thats what he meant. So then for that point, are there any good tv tuners that will give me HD?
    
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