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Hi

I'm on the market for 3 monitors. I was looking at the benq rl2450h. is this monitor good? At the $200aud price point it's got pretty good specs.

Could anyone give their opinion on this matter. Thanks

I mostly play bf3, wow, guild wars, crysis etc...
    
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It looks decent as far as it's specs go, but it has a rather large bezel which makes it not so suitable for a surround setup.
I can't recommend an alternative off the top of my head, but generally LG and Samsung make nice monitors, I would look into their range.

Edit: The Samsung S24b300H looks like it would suit your needs. http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=558_1212&products_id=19358
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IPS monitors, while they look much nicer, have a really high pixel response time, so lots of ghosting and motion blur ... not so good for gaming.
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Thanks.

Im trying to find a Benq RL2450HT in black, but i just can't seem to come across one in AUS. frown.gif
    
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The 'T' at the end is a regional code, you should be searching for the Benq RL2450H.
There's one here: http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=558_1212&products_id=21541
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