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post #1 of 18
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Hey all,
I'm searching for a decent flatscreen monitor for around £100-150 ($190-285; man, you americans have a weak currency!!).

I'm looking for something around 19", can anyone make any suggestions/recommendations? What is a decent make of monitor? I'll give you a cookie
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post #2 of 18
Try looking around for the Hanns-G monitors. I think everyone agrees they are affordable and great in quality. Heres an example at newegg:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824254011
    
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Originally Posted by ClaytonCallihan
Try looking around for the Hanns-G monitors. I think everyone agrees they are affordable and great in quality. Heres an example at newegg:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824254011
They make great monitors, but he is from the UK....so newegg links = not relevant.
    
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post #4 of 18
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Its ok, because I can view the example on Newegg and find it on UK sites . Thanks for the suggestion Clayton.

How about this one:

Belinea 1925S1W 19" Widescreen LCD Monitor - Black/Silver


- 1440 x 900 Optimum Resolution
- 16.2 Million Colours
- 850:1 Contrast Ratio
- 5ms Response Time
- 300 cd/m2 Brightness
- One Analogue Input
- Integrated Speakers
- Warranty : 3 year on-site warranty supplied by Manufacturer (Call Belinea direct for all support and RMA issues on 01344 788920)

http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...aMO_2d005_2dBE

Oh, by the way a widescreen one would be nice
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post #5 of 18
Eww analogue, DVI ftw
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post #7 of 18
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Analogue? whats the difference between that and DVI.... My 7800GT has DVI so I can't have a monitor that isn't DVI (apart from this VGA CRT I have but ive got a DVI- VGA converter for it...)
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post #8 of 18
Ya thats all good minus no DVI. And yes I was showing an example for him to see the Hanns-G not for him to buy it there. I saw he where he was based on currency in his first post.

That monitor you selected seems to have nice specs, but find a similiar one with DVI.

Edit:

DVI > VGA all around.
    
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post #9 of 18
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is ASUS any good for monitors, because I've found this one that looks quite cool

http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Produ...oductID=478289

It has D- Sub connection... is that anything like DVI?

Newegg link:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236008
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post #10 of 18
D-Sub is analougue. Go with one of the monitors I showed you. I have the Viewsonic
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