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Best monitor for $200??

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So any good monitor for 200? Right now i have a old old samsung 22in 2008 or 2007 model, I really need to upgrade so I'm looking at the 200$ range any good ones out? Thanks! 

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post #2 of 7
really depends on what you use it for. I assume you game seeing you own a great combination of 3570k and 7970.
In which case i must ask, are u a fast paced gamer (think FPS) or a lower paced gamer (MMO, RTS) or all round.
Would u also like to watch movies on the same screen? and do you prefer any resolution to another?
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post #3 of 7
Unless it's used, a good 120Hz monitor is out of the equation. But that's not a bad thing, there are some wonderful TN (better for fast action) and IPS (better for colors) at your disposal. Asus/Dell have some of the best monitors for the price (at least in my experience), and $200 will get you a very nice monitor.

Asus has a TON of sub-$200 models that are all pretty good choices, unless you want something very particular.
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for $200, i would say the VA panels from BenQ are the best for that price range. they are 8-bit compared to some IPS thats only 6-bit. i also came from a Samsung 22" TN monitor and the difference is big. better quality, colors, and deep blacks.
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post #5 of 7
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well I play everything you can say and to watch TV shows really maybe a movie once in a blue I like IPS but damn more money , and the good Asus I see on newegg which is sorta the best one ..? Thanks again.
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Originally Posted by Emu105 View Post

well I play everything you can say and to watch TV shows really maybe a movie once in a blue I like IPS but damn more money , and the good Asus I see on newegg which is sorta the best one ..? Thanks again.
Asus monitors are known to have washed out colors. i've seen my friends Asus 120Hz monitor and yeah sure its 120Hz but the colors and image quality weren't pleasing. if you like IPS you will also like VA's.
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guys how about this IPS ?? I want to see if I can order it today and get it by tonight smile.gif


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824236331

I need to place the order in the next hr.
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