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It's not about the size at this point. It's the fact that 8800GTX's wouldn't be put to good use without a huge ass monitor with huge resolution



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Yeah, well, then you'd be wasting the 8800GTX's power on a big monitor which you don't need when a 24" is plenty for a game or movie. Also, I'm sure games will come out that'll use up the 8800GTX's & R600's power.
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I got my 24" for 799 CDN

Make sure its REV A03.
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I have to give props to anyone who manages to used a 30" monitor. I have been shopping for monitors for a month now for my 8800's. I went to the dell store and played CoDII on their 30" for an hour or two (off and on, had to let others play ) and while it looks AMAZING I found it hard to play, as I actually had to move my head to see from one corner to the other, not much, but enough for it to be distracting. That reason alone prompted me to go with the 24". The graphics will still look amazing, as the 8800's can run 16x AA / 16xAF /HDR all at the same time, and I dont have to give my neck a workout every time I play a game!

That being said, if you feel comftorable with that big of a monitor, and you obviously do as you are going form a 32", then I say get the 30", it is AMAZING!!!
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just a heads up. im in the same boat as you. i have a 32" that has crappy resolution. im actually getting a 37" westing house monitor that will do 1900 x 1080. for $1150. more than enough for my sli rig.

on thursday, next week, ill be home from business with a dell 30" and a westy 37" that ill review with pix.

so if you can wait for that, it might help with your choice.


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