I use this for gaming and it has a great picture (no ghosting), I paid $550US around 6months ago you can get it for around $480US now, I don't really care for Gateway but they do have a good monitor
The Gateway 21" 8ms TFT active matrix S-PVA Anti-glare coating DVI 1680x1050 ,
"Gateway has the best 21" LCD you are likely to find in their FPD2185W 21" LCD."
â€” About.com, 5 out of 5 Rating, June 5, 2006
"The Gateway FPD2185W is a stylish 21-inch widescreen LCD that delivers better-than-average performance and lots of features. This 21-inch Gateway LCD is also very reasonably priced."
â€” PC Magazine.com, Editors' Choice Award, 4.5 out of 5 Rating,
Best Products of Q1 2006, May 5, 2006
"For an LCD that can easily handle a variety of multimedia needs, the Gateway FPD2185W is an affordable solution."
â€” GovTech.net, 4 out of 5 Rating, May 2, 2006
"This large, widescreen, feature-packed monitor is available at a surprisingly affordable cost. It offers a fine, bright display."
â€” Consumers Digest, June 2006
"The Gateway FPD2185W is a stylish 21-inch widescreen LCD that delivers better-than-average performance and lots of features."
â€” PC Magazine, Editors' Choice Award-Business LCD Roundup,
4.5 out of 5 Editor Rating, April 19, 2006
"It's currently one of the best values on the market."
â€” PC Magazine, Editors' Choice Award, March 8, 2006
"As a PC desktop display, the 2185W is one sweet unit."
â€” ExtremeTech.com, ExtremeTech Approved Award, April 8, 2006
"The Monitor of the Demigodsâ€”Gateway's 21-inch FPD2185W is a lot of monitor at a reasonable price."
â€” Computer Games, 4.5 of 5 Editor Rating
and Editor's Choice Award, May 2006
"If you're looking for an affordable 21-inch LCD monitor that can handle all your multimedia needs and look good doing it, look no further than the Gateway FPD2185W."
â€” PC Magazine, Editor's Choice Award, April 2006
"I've been putting off writing this reviewâ€”mainly because once it's done, I've got to send this display back. Frankly, I'm having trouble finding anything to complain about with this monitor, right down to the price tag."
â€” Technology Filter, December 26, 2005
"The Gateway FPD2185W's excellent image quality, adjustability, extra features, and decent price make it tough to beat."
â€” CNet, 7.5 Editor Rating (Very Good), December 21, 2005
"The 21-inch widescreen display will make you feel like the king of the officeâ€”but you also may find that working with documents in which you can put two of them on the screen without toggling between them might win you some productivity points."
â€” Network World, 4.5 of 5 Rating, November 28, 2005
"It wasn't long ago that a monitor like this one would easily set you back $5,000 and not offer half the performance."
â€” BestStuff.com, October 21, 2005
"Not only does it deliver a high-definition 1,000:1 contrast ratio, but its advanced video smoothing technology delivers vivid images with precise detail, color and motion."
â€” Gannett News Service, October 18, 2005