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I've been a cheapie lately picking up open-box items when I can like my P5B. So far I haven't had any bad luck, but with monitors its a whole other game.

I'm currently looking at a 20.1" monitor, the Samsung 204B-BK, because I'm getting sick of gaming with 1280x1024 and I've seen how much nicer the higher res can be.

I'm guessing its open-box because it either dead pixels or backlight problems. Although going with the open box I can save around $90 minus the cost of a DVI-adapter.

Open Box
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...2E16824001226R

New
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824001226

Anyone have any experience with open box monitors?
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A little early bump.
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Both links go the same place....but I would not trust the open-box monitors. If something is wrong with them, it will cost quite a bit of $$ to ship an item that big back.
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If it is bad pixels... you are really willing to deal with them?
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