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post #21 of 29
Still a great screen. I wouldn't give up my IPS for it though.
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Considering you have an IPS display, a TFT one isn't really worth it. Also consider that your monitor already has a similar resolution with a higher pixel density. If you want to "scam" (I'm not implying that you're a criminal, it's the only word that came to my mind) and make money by "using" him, then, it's worth buying it from him.
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ETA:

Those aren't IPS displays, TFT before they went to IPS.
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post #24 of 29
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Well bought it guys... check out the OP pic.
 
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post #25 of 29
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Originally Posted by Blindrage606 View Post

A friend of mine is selling his great condition Apple Cinema Display with 1600p res, the aluminum version.
He's willing to part to me for a mere $200 cash, should I jump on this right away, the computer enthusiast in me says ABSOLUTELY? Your thoughts please.
EDIT1: He also has a 27" Dell Ultrasharp 2709w for $350!! eek.gif
Here's a pic. The story: It had belonged to a legally blind man whos family was friends with my friends parents. He just needed huge text with screen real estate.
There are no dead pixels/screen anomalies and the pic looks phenomenal at 1600p. thumb.gifthumb.gif

I bought it, and its HUGE w/ my 27" iMac for scale. Definition of an impuse buy but it was a HELLA deal!!.... I just dont know what to do with it.... ! Ideas?

How are the viewing angles and such? I'd keep it!
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post #26 of 29
Still a great screen...I certainly wish I could snag one for $200, what a deal!
 
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post #27 of 29
You dont't think you just do my good man
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post #28 of 29
You should find this guy a 42" HDTV if he just wants large text.....
    
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post #29 of 29
I would tape that apple sign - but yeah great buy biggrin.gif!
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