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Is it me or does my monitor have an EXTREME viewing angle

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As the title suggest my monitor has and extreme viewing angle to the point where your to the side of my screen. My monitor is an E2200HD and is an TN panel. Or am I just imagining things.
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Here we see the standard characteristics of a TN panel, with viewing angles that are worse than S-PVA, MVA, and S-IPS panels. Plop yourself down in front of the display, however, and it's unlikely you will ever have problems with the viewing angle.
http://www.anandtech.com/show/2659/7

Maybe you just got lucky on a batch. Nothing about amazing viewing angles in the sourced review.
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Most TN panels are 160/170 at best, whereas IPS and P/MVA tend to be around 178.

Also, it depends what you mean by 'viewing angle'. The general consensus is that viewing angle is determined by contrast ratio, but some manufactueres quote their viewing angle right down to 5:1.

Also, your monitor may be viewable at extreme angles, but how much does the image change at extreme angles?
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i have a tn panel monitor that has very good viewing angles horizontal. but not too good vertical.
Edited by Remix65 - 11/8/11 at 12:19am
    
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