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I'm sticking to CRT at the moment. Hasn't failed me yet!
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post #12 of 36
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Originally Posted by D3DAiM View Post
I've read about the backlight bleeding on newegg. It seems to be a brand issue..not a size.

I will be getting a Sceptre 22" Thursday:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824112005

I've heard nothing but great things about this monitor.
Exactly, thats what I seen. The Samsung one was probally by far the worst though that i looked at.
    
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post #13 of 36
Yeah, I've heard a lot of bad backlight issues on the Samsung. Bleeding is goint to be an issue on any LCD monitor you get, no matter what. It depends onhow scrupulous the manufacturers are on preventing it.

I know there is a guide you can follow to reduce it a bit..

...now where is it...

oh yeah: http://www.hardforum.com/showthread.php?t=1032268
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post #14 of 36
It's just a matter of putting electrical tape over the glass / plastic edges of the monitor. How simple!
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post #15 of 36
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It's just a matter of putting electrical tape over the glass / plastic edges of the monitor. How simple!
lol well the thing is though that even if there is some backlight bleeding, your not gonna really notice it while using windows, or playing a game, unless you are watching a movie then you might be able to see it more. But other wise, its not a big deal. I don't think I would go to such an extreme to mod it like that. Because that would void the warranty.
    
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post #16 of 36
I actually have a 22" WS without problems..
Edit. actually I never checked. I just checked. There is minor backlight bleeding. But the only time you notice is when i put on the blank screensaver. No big deal..
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post #17 of 36
bah! You and I both know we are all do-it-yourself rebels in this forum! We won't obey any authority! We will void any warranty, we will defy any label!
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post #18 of 36
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bah! You and I both know we are all do-it-yourself rebels in this forum! We won't obey any authority! We will void any warranty, we will defy any label!
ehh true, I voided my sandys warranty a week after I got it.
    
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post #19 of 36
What did you do to it?

Did you only 'void' warranty officially, or are they actually going to find out that you did (assuming you tell them that it just failed on you when you played Solitaire..... Overclocking?? What's that??)
    
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post #20 of 36
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ehh true, I voided my sandys warranty a week after I got it.
Right on!

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