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Looking for two new monitors, preferably 23/24", no more than £200 GBP each. Any ideas?
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post #2 of 7
Dell Ultrasharp U2412M hands down. Great color and decent response times unless you are some kind of crazy hard core FPS player.
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Little bit over my price range and I'd prefer a 1080p monitor.
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Ive had the Samsung Syncmaster SA300 for about two years. Looks good to this day as my second monitor.
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Hmm, I was looking at getting an IPS monitor.
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post #6 of 7
Maybe these things should have been mentioned to begin with?

Anyway, under 200 GBP 1080p IPS monitors (skipping some of the other options):

Dell U2312HM — matte (heavy anti-glare), VGA / DVI / DP, full stand adjustments
Asus VG23AH — semi-glossy, VGA / DVI / HDMI, can do 72 Hz, passive 3D, height-adjustable stand, VESA mount option
Dell S2340L — glossy (with glass IIRC), VGA / HDMI, tilt-only stand and no VESA mounting option, thin bezel

Supposedly the S2340L overdrive is a little more agressive than on the U2312HM, which is already perhaps slightly too fast at the expense of overshoot artifacts. VG23AH's pixel response behavior is adjustable.
post #7 of 7
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Can't get the VG23AH for under 200.
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