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20.1" or 22", that is the question

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should i get this 20.1 inch
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824112006

or this 22 inch
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824252006

i dont know if theres a difference because they use the same resolution. the 20.1 has a higher contrast ratio but the 22 has more candelas. i defiantly not using the built in speakers in the 20.1

so is there one defining factor that will sway my decision one way or the other that im missing?
    
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If you game... go for the 20.1

Higher contrast ratio, ftw
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post #3 of 13
Either is good and will play games just fine, its a preference really.

If you can afford 22'' go for it, but im sure you will be happy with the 20.1'' .
post #4 of 13
I've had the SCEPTRE for a few days playing Oblivion and NFSP Carbon..... SHAWEET!!!! Love'n it. No complaints at all.
post #5 of 13
The ViewSonic 20.1 WS I have is great! I have to turn my head to see what's on the other side of the screen....JK - but man I love WS - never going back to regular on my Primary.
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the sceptre 20.1'' - my gf just bought and shes in love with it.. I ahvent seen her in 2 days now probably because shes too busy rendering huge ass stuff on her ALL-IN-WONDER and what not.

or watching hdtv with it XD

damn her and her monies. I need one of those monitors *drool*
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DontPassTheFence View Post
the sceptre 20.1'' - my gf just bought and shes in love with it.. I ahvent seen her in 2 days now probably because shes too busy rendering huge ass stuff on her ALL-IN-WONDER and what not.

or watching hdtv with it XD

damn her and her monies. I need one of those monitors *drool*
D'oh! Monitor stole your girl....
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I've got this 22" WS Sceptre:

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824112005

It's one of the best investments I have made yet for this computer.

Man..if you can afford it..buy it!

And don't believe the guy that says 20.1" screens have a higher contrast ratio than 22"s, this ones is 1200:1

And it does 1080i/p progressive scan!!

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post #9 of 13
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the 22 i was lookin at has a 800:1 contrast ratio, that one is $60 more then the 22 i was lookin at
    
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post #10 of 13
You get what you pay for

Me, I will make use of most the ports on it. You can even have two USB and a headset port routed right onto the LCD, I will make use of that.

If you've got..say..a cable box that has an HDMI output, you can use the Scepter 22" because it does 1080p and has a HDMI port.
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