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I really like my monitor.

Personally, I would not buy a Dell monitor. I have heard they are "the best" but i disagree. If it has the Dell name on it, there is no way it could be the best, IMO. Maybe I am just jaded against Dell.


well, considering you've never used one, your opinin doesn't count. deal?

ok.

Now, since I am THE DELL HATING BASTARD. I can assure you. If I could find any other moniotor like this, I woulda got it....there's no such thing. Dell makes the best monitors. other than Apple.
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Hmm, I doess the 1000 contrast improve anything by much?
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My friend has a monitor with a 1000:1 contrast ratio and he turns it down. its just too friggin bright, especially when gaming in the dark.

I have an older Dell model (2001FP) but I love it so much. Virtually no ghosting (though it has 16ms response time). I may step up to a dual-monitor setup at some point. But this baby is just schweet for the time being.
    
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lol dam I don't know Well it's either the Sceptre or Dell. And I don't know how much of an advantage it is to have HDCP.
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post #25 of 26
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lol dam I don't know Well it's either the Sceptre or Dell. And I don't know how much of an advantage it is to have HDCP.
I would go with the Sceptre because of the price. I can't be much different then the Dell. It might even look better then the Dell. A faster response time too.

EDIT: Forget about the Sceptre, it actually isn't 1080p HD ready and it scales all the images to the 16:10 screen. More info here:
http://www.hardforum.com/showthread....post1030134927
    
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lol dam I don't know Well it's either the Sceptre or Dell. And I don't know how much of an advantage it is to have HDCP.
It's gonna be necessary in a few years to view HD content..so I'd say it's a benefit.

And also...the 1000:1 contrast ratio could be exaggerated...does'nt matter though...

The contrast on my panel is amazing. It's pretty much the most "true to print" monitor I've ever used...and it's very accurate to life.
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