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Is this 21.5" Dell U2212HM IPS monitor
http://accessories.dell.com/sna/products/Monitors/productdetail.aspx?c=ca&l=en&s=dhs&cs=cadhs1&sku=320-2736

Any better than my 24" Benq G2420HD LCD monitor?
http://www.benq.ca/product/monitor/g2420hd/

Dell is having a sale right now for $100 off and if I'm going to buy two of them I need to jump on them now or wait for something better. I use my monitors for web design so accurate colours and darker blacks are pretty important.
The thing I am not too sure on is if going from 24" to 21.5" will be a big downgrade?

It sounds like the same amount of pixels will still be there (1920x1080) so the ppi will be higher on the Dell, maybe they will look a bit closer to Retina quality than the Benq? Or maybe there will be no noticeable difference with ppi at all to the naked eye?

Thanks,
Edited by revlimiter - 6/20/13 at 6:01pm
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 2600K Gigabyte Z68X-UD3H-B3 MSI GTX480 Lightning 8GB Patriot G2 Series Division DDR3 @ 9-9-9-24 ... 
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10TB 7500RPM SATA3 64GB Crucial M4 CT064M4SSD2 (Boot Drive) Lite-On IHAS124-04 DVD RW Windows 10 Ultimate 64-bit 
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