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This is probably the better one of those, and I wouldn't sacrifice resolution for a 120hz panel if I were you.
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post #12 of 17
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Originally Posted by FatalaS View Post
Few questions for you:
1. What's better 120hz or 60hz for gaming,
2. 24 inch or 27 inch?
3. Glossy screen or no?
60hz or 120hz doesn't make a HUGE difference, I game just fine on a H-IPS panel.

27 is definitely too big, even my 24" seems too big sometimes.

You really don't want a glossy screen, especially if you have your monitor near a window like me.

While I might be a bit biased, I wouldn't waste my money on a ****ty LCD screen. Get an IPS display, they are a world of difference. I'm using the HP2475W for example and ghosting isn't a problem as many might lead you to believe. It really depends on your budget, luckily I got this monitor for a bargain. As for resolution, 1920x1200 is perfect and is seen in most 24" screens.
post #13 of 17
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Originally Posted by blazarcher View Post
60hz or 120hz doesn't make a HUGE difference, I game just fine on a H-IPS panel.

27 is definitely too big, even my 24" seems too big sometimes.

You really don't want a glossy screen, especially if you have your monitor near a window like me.

While I might be a bit biased, I wouldn't waste my money on a ****ty LCD screen. Get an IPS display, they are a world of difference. I'm using the HP2475W for example and ghosting isn't a problem as many might lead you to believe. It really depends on your budget, luckily I got this monitor for a bargain. As for resolution, 1920x1200 is perfect and is seen in most 24" screens.
Oh no...I feel another aspect ratio war coming

You're right about IPS ghosting, though. Most of them are absolutely fine for gaming and almost always look better than their TN counterparts.
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post #14 of 17
120Hz is definitely better and can be felt over 60Hz, but is it worth it for the price premium? N.o.p.e. If you have the money, go for 120Hz if you are gonna be doin tons of gaming.

If you are doing 1080p, 24 inch would be better as the pixels density is higher in 24 inches and 27 inches are just too big for normal table use.

Glossy screens are not good imo. Sure colors look more vibrant, but the light reflections depending on models can be bad.
    
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I can spend not more than 600-700USD.Do you have any offers for best collors,comfort,led,gaming monitor?
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Originally Posted by FatalaS View Post
I can spend not more than 600-700USD.Do you have any offers for best collors,comfort,led,gaming monitor?
At that price range you might as well do what I did which was buy a $500 32" 1080p IPS TV. It's not 120Hz but it makes a great monitor
    
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Any more offers not more than 600-700USD monitor?
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