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Let me know when they have a 40in available. Until then, 1080p will work just fine.
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Let me know when they have a 40in available. Until then, 1080p will work just fine.

I was unaware computer monitors were supposed to go up to 40".
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I was unaware computer monitors were supposed to go up to 40".
That was short sited, he OBVIOUSLY meant 1440P at 40".
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No, thank you. I prefer buying something that I'll be able to exchange locally if it'll die. Not paying abnormal amounts on shipping.
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Monoprice offers a five dead pixel return policy, which isn't bad
Maybe offer no dead pixels? Establish QC department...
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And this part sums it up.

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I was unaware computer monitors were supposed to go up to 40".
Yea they are. Are you still cranky that TV has advanced yo huge sizes? Still watching your shows on 10" screen?
Or maybe you want to tell me how bad PC gaming is on 40" screen?
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That was short sited, he OBVIOUSLY meant 1440P at 40".

Even then, how are you supposed to use a 40" screen on a computer desk where it's ~2' away from your eyes?

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Yea they are. Are you still cranky that TV has advanced yo huge sizes? Still watching your shows on 10" screen?
Or maybe you want to tell me how bad PC gaming is on 40" screen?

TV's =/= Monitors, don't compare the two.

TV's are meant for viewing across the room, not on your desk. Also I feel like you're getting screen size and resolution mixed up. What's the point in using a 40" 1080p TV as a computer monitor when you can view more stuff on a 1440p 27" monitor?
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So basically its the same korean monitors, all using LG IPS panels which were rejected by QC from dell/apple/HP just different sticker, which are being sold on ebay, only with a 3 years local usa warranty and a pixel warranty similar to mid-range monitors of other manufacturers?
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So basically its the same korean monitors, all using LG IPS panels which were rejected by QC from dell/apple/HP just different sticker, which are being sold on ebay, only with a 3 years local usa warranty and a pixel warranty similar to mid-range monitors of other manufacturers?

When people are ok with five dead pixels as being acceptable, that bothers me.

Zero dead pixels is an acceptable number. 0.
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When people are ok with five dead pixels as being acceptable, that bothers me.

Zero dead pixels is an acceptable number. 0.

^ this
 
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For $390 its good value.
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When people are ok with five dead pixels as being acceptable, that bothers me.

Zero dead pixels is an acceptable number. 0.

 

Five dead pixels out of 3,686,400px. That's not that big of a deal, especially with the pixel density.

 

If you want better, pay more for it. This is a lower cost solution and it obviously is going to come with some "downsides," but this is hardly one that's going to be a deal breaker for most folks.

 

More so when the average Acer, Viewsonic, HannsG, LG, or Samsung monitor you buy off Newegg doesn't have similar caveats.

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