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People who say no are probably either blind or have never actually compared the difference for themselves.

That said, with a good quality cable, and a modern high quality monitor, it won't be the end of the world to use VGA as long as you aren't using high resolution or refresh rates.

On the other hand, considering your monitor only has VGA input, I'd hazard a guess that it is certainly not modern, and may not be of high quality. As such, your primary concern should be a new monitor, not a new cable.

monitor is in my sig rig, 21.5" 1080P @ 60Hz its new but cheap...

if only windows 7 can recognize the damn monitor mad.gif
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it *should* be recognized over VGA. I had a dual DVI 9800GT and used a VGA and DVI display and they were both perfectly recognized. as far as quality goes, if all good components, should be the same, as others have said. I did get scared the first time my vga was slightly unplugged (screen will get a VGA tint), I thought my GPU was failing lol. but that's obviously not a big issue. maybe analog would be more noticeable if you have a significant source of interference (and a cheap cable)?
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well it doesn't recognize it and ASUS doesn't have a driver for it, anyway, i am using the cable that came with the monitor but the DVI to VGA converter might be cheap tongue.gif
Edited by omari79 - 6/17/13 at 2:44am
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