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Yup..the exact reason I am going for it.

Not to mention all the great reviews.

If you go for a samsung, you most likely will get a terrible backlight bleed problem, so don't do that whatever you do..
Why is everyone having this backlight problem? I have a SyncMaster 915N, and I have had zero problems with it. It was not a high-end model either. The only issue would be that it's a bit dark at first, but once it warms up after 2-3 mins, it's very bright and sharp.
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Why is everyone having this backlight problem? I have a SyncMaster 915N, and I have had zero problems with it. It was not a high-end model either. The only issue would be that it's a bit dark at first, but once it warms up after 2-3 mins, it's very bright and sharp.
its not the smaller model, its the big ones, like the 22" 225bw that has it.
    
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I went to Best Buy today to check out the Westinghouse 22" monitor ahead of time, but I wasn't able to check for backlight bleeding because they couldn't hook it up for me. I'll probably check out another Best Buy tomorrow or during the weekend.
    
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I went to Best Buy today to check out the Westinghouse 22" monitor ahead of time, but I wasn't able to check for backlight bleeding because they couldn't hook it up for me. I'll probably check out another Best Buy tomorrow or during the weekend.
I think you have the right idea, just hit up a couple locations to est them out. Circuit City will have the Samsung for $300 on BF, so you may want to look at it.
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Okay, so I checked again today and the Westinghouse LCD monitor had no backlight bleeding as far as I can tell. It looked like a pretty solid 22" LCD monitor, but I couldn't compare it with other 22" monitors since there weren't any besides the Westinghouse. It looks amazing at Best Buy but it may still have a problem when taken home as stated in this thread.

So far so good, but hopefully some other people can check it out at their Best Buys to ensure it's a good monitor.
    
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I looked at this is the ad today, and in store. I'm camping for it! Then I can get my mom the monitor I have now, because she needs one so badly.
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