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post #1 of 21
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I'm looking for a new 20.1" LCD - Will be used for general computing and of course games. So far I'm looking at the below LCD's. Any recommendations would be appreciated. Thanks!

ViewSonic

Samsung 1


Def don't want to spend more than $330ish. Thoughts? Widescreen seems to be the way to go...
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post #2 of 21
First, take a look at this:
http://www.overclock.net/news-overcl...s-monitor.html

Should be out next Tuesday, and less than $300

Of the two you picked, I'd get the Samsung. Much better response time!
    
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Thread Starter 
Thanks Chozart. Good call there. I'd choose a Dell monitor over almost anything else. Their 24"er is real nice.
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Good luck!
    
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post #5 of 21
i just ordered the viewsonic one in ur first post, i should have it on monday
    
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post #6 of 21
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you should tell us how it works out for you :-)
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post #7 of 21
I will if i remember, im sure ill make a post about it when my stuff comes in.
    
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post #8 of 21
BenQ has some pretty good 20.1" monitors, newegg has them for around $280 I think.
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post #9 of 21
That Samsung one you choosed isnt wide screen
    
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post #10 of 21
Ok guys, I got my stuff in:

20.1 viewsonic monitor
680W aspire PSU
DFI lanparty NF4 ultra

This monitor rocks! I just installed ES4 Oblivion ... and WOW, this is amazing.

Extremely bright (but adjustable) , vivid, great contrast. Leaps and bounds above my old samsung 172N

running at 1680x1050 resolution
As long as you have a good enough video card to support games at this resolution, you're set!
    
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