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Got me there, thats why there is one on my kids desk, no room.
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I recommend the Samsung (see sig)

It is a great monitor, no doubt, but the LG loooks better with that high contrast ratio. I only got my Samsung because it was a good deal The monitor looks great with no dead pixels and has some good features, although they are probably not that useful to some people, like MagicBright might not be that useful at all. I still love this monitor though

I've had no experience with Dell LCD's so I can't comment on that.
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post #23 of 38
Oh yeah forgot, CRT's don't get dead pixels
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post #24 of 38
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robilar View Post
Oh yeah forgot, CRT's don't get dead pixels
But they do set my retinas on fire. I can't wait to ditch this thing for an E207WFP.
post #25 of 38
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[QUOTE=numlock2.0;1512151]I recommend the Samsung QUOTE]

Nooo don't throw the Samsung back in the mix...honestly this is a lot harder to pick then what I had expected. They all have their ups and downs. Was hoping for a clear winner.

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Oh yeah forgot, CRT's don't get dead pixels
Yes but like said before... CRTs kill your eyes. Don't they use more power too?
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I recommend the Samsung
Nooo don't throw the Samsung back in the mix...honestly this is a lot harder to pick then what I had expected. They all have their ups and downs. Was hoping for a clear winner.



Yes but like said before... CRTs kill your eyes. Don't they use more power too?
Ok, but did you read the rest of my post? I only said I recommended it because I have it. I even said that the LG looks better than the Samsung. So, I guess my recommendation would actually be the LG.

And yes, CRTs do use more power, but they don't kill your eyes per se, they just hurt some people's eyes more than others. CRT's and LCD's give me headaches about the same, except CRT's hurt my eyes a bit more when I got off. Just set the refresh rate above 85hz and you should be fine.

CRTs have better refresh rates, but LCD's have basically caught up. I can't tell the difference between my LCD and my CRT in games. LCDs are cheaper to operate in the long run and CRTs are cheaper up front. It all depends on what you want.
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post #27 of 38
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When you bought your Samsung did you look at all at the 204bw? its not that bad...though yours isn't bad either. Think 204bw has better contrast ratio. Might be wrong, I've looked at so many monitors..... 204bw is expensive though. I really enjoy Samsungs though. Excellent quality.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by zedsky View Post
When you bought your Samsung did you look at all at the 204bw? its not that bad...though yours isn't bad either. Think 204bw has better contrast ratio. Might be wrong, I've looked at so many monitors..... 204bw is expensive though. I really enjoy Samsungs though. Excellent quality.
No I didn't. I grabbed it at Staples on Black Friday for $180. I wasn't even planning on getting this LCD. I just grabbed it "just in case" lol
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post #29 of 38
I would get the LG one. Check out this review on it. Link

It definitely looks like a really good monitor, no pun intended.
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I would get the LG one. Check out this review on it. Link

It definitely looks like a really good monitor, no pun intended.
LoL thats terrible hahaha. But nice review thanks. I love the pictures they have on that site...LG looks very nice.
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