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post #11 of 18
This is how it goes:

30" IPS > 27" IPS > 27" TN = 24" IPS.

If you've never had IPS, you'll be fine with a 27" TN.

But if I were you (this goes to everyone), I'd save up for a refurbished 3007WFP-HC. Going for 700$ on eBay.
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unfortunately this whole plan started as a way not to spend $800 on a plasma TV

do they even make ~25??x1600 30" IPS with 2ms rt for games, I just need it for games/movies/day-day
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You can get a hp zr30w open box on newegg for 850. If your lucky enough to find them. But I would recommend the 24 hp ips panels. Pretty cheap doing this from my phone or I would link you to it
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post #14 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by StarDestroyer View Post
unfortunately this whole plan started as a way not to spend $800 on a plasma TV

do they even make ~25??x1600 30" IPS with 2ms rt for games, I just need it for games/movies/day-day
The hp zr30w has a 10ms rt. Which is the fastest that I know of in the ips category
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i got a HP zr24w for $250 (crazy deal!) but am looking at getting another monitor.. 120hz TN 24" or 27" (1920x1080)..dual screen + gaming. tho i keep having second thought about it...i have a gtx 570...no SLI...but i will still see benefit, just not as much. im not a SLI/CF fan.
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I'm on 24" right now, so I want bigger, not better quality 24"

CF in 3weeks, a long long 3weeks
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post #17 of 18
There aren't any good 27 tn panels for cheap that I know of. Hopefully someone knows a good deal
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Originally Posted by malikq86 View Post
what do you guys think about 24" vs 27"..if both are 1920x1080? which would you recommend?
Depends on how far you will be sitting from it. At ~75 cm I would pick 24'' over 27'', at 1 meter or more from monitor I would go with 27''. Assuming both are 1920x1080. If not I would go with the higher resolution one.
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