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lol, i have both smile.gif
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Originally Posted by slader166 View Post

i already have the 19" monitor,
it's 2 years old.

anyway, this may be off topic,
but does overclocking an i5 2500k (stable)
void intel's warranty?
i don't think it will, hence the "k".
 


The 19" 1280x1024 will look much sharper in every situation. However, if a huge but more blurry image is what you want (like for racing games as someone mentioned above) the 30" tv might work.

 

 

Intel markets the 2500K as "unlocked and overclocked" so I doubt that you have anything to worry about unless you suicide run it up to 98C at 1.7V on the core. :P

 

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1920*1080

 

 
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1920*1080

 



hehe, yeah most of us agree, but he doesn't have that right now. For now he's torn between 19" 1280x1024 LCD and 30" 720p TV and he'll  upgrade to 1080p later. :P

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lol, i have both smile.gif

Then just try each out and see which you prefer. thumb.gif
    
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lol, so i'm gonna go get some sleep, i got a lot of work to do tomorrow tongue.gif

thanks for the help guys!
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Originally Posted by slader166 View Post

i already have the 19" monitor,
it's 2 years old.
anyway, this may be off topic,
but does overclocking an i5 2500k (stable)
void intel's warranty?
i don't think it will, hence the "k".
Running anything out of normal spec normally "voids" warranty, but companies have no way to prove it, so you should be safe. Just be careful not to physically damage your components or you definitely will lose warranty, at least most of the time.
    
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personally i enjoy the 1280x1024 Monitors biggrin.gif specially if they are put into Eyefinity or Surround situations very nice when desk space is a concern which it is for me biggrin.gifredface.gif.


recently for 20-25 bucks you can get Overclock insurance from intel look into that if you wish smile.gif
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