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Is this monitor good?

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I am a monitor noob.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824005230
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Yeah, I would say it's a good monitor. What are you going to be using it for?
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Poisoner View Post
Never Buy a monitor with a response time above 5 , the response time is extremely important when it comes to games. A monitor with a 2ms Response time is a great idea but if you dont find any you like go with 5.
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Yes its good. IPS will have very good colors. And ignore that response time crap.
    
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I don't play a lot of FPS or Racing games. And I have an old piece of **** right now so anything will be an improvement.
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Yes its good. IPS will have very good colors. And ignore that response time crap.
Thanks, I need something that has good color in contrast for when I play games with a lot of dark colors.
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Anything under 8ms you can't even really notice a difference. Or so I've noticed.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Poisoner View Post
Thanks, I need something that has good color in contrast for when I play games with a lot of dark colors.
If you read the reviews on the specific monitor their are multiple complaints of backlight bleedinig , in all honesty i would look for a different monitor and comb through the reviews from 1 egg to 5 to check any problems , issues , etc.
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If after you don't want to buy this from a change of mind, Here are a couple of monitors I would buy;

ViewSonic VX2250wm-LED Black 21.5" 5ms Full HD LED Backlight LCD monitor Slim Design 250 cd/m2 DC 10,000,000:1 (1,000:1) w/Speakers - Never had a problem with ViewSonic. Using one right now.

SAMSUNG S22A350H ToC Rose Black 21.5" 2ms Full HD HDMI LED BackLight LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 DCR 1,000,000:1 (1,000:1) - Reviews on Newegg should it is a good monitor. Samsung has very reliable products.

SAMSUNG S22A300B High Glossy Black 21.5" 5ms Full HD LED BackLight LCD Monitor 250 cd/m2 DCR 1,000,000:1 (1,000:1)
    
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post #10 of 13
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Well then what is good monitor at around $200-250?
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