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I have this 5yo monitor and i am considering upgrading it

I am considering either one of these

  • Benq XL2420T
  • Samsung S23A950D
  • Some Korean one with 120hz 1440p and 27''

Which one should i get?
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I know that the Benq is around 5 ms of input lag which is pretty decent. Not sure about the Samsung.

If you could find out the Korean monitor's input lag and it were equal or lower than the Benq's I'd go with that.
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do you mean the overlord 120hz 1440p..if you want a good gameing monitor def go with a 1080p 120hz..i have the asus vg278h and its great..i would pick 120hz over 1440p any day of the week for fps games..but if you play skyrim and dont mind input lag..go with the korean..but i know alot of people who bought monitors from overseas and have pixel problems..just make sure you buy from a reputable dealer with good feedback..the sammy def has the best picture outa 1080 monitors..but lack of nvidia 3d was the killler for me..and the benq is another great monitor..but they just seem made cheap..but there panels are top notch..and the benq has 2ms of input lag and is the best out of all the 1080p monitors made now
Edited by snitchkilla11 - 11/18/12 at 7:49pm
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