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24" Trinitron

Poll Results: Is this the best monitor ever?

Poll expired: Jan 9, 2007  
  • 41% (5)
    YES!
  • 58% (7)
    no
12 Total Votes  
post #1 of 12
Thread Starter 
Felt like talking...

The Sony GDM-FW900 Trinitron is, in my opinion, the best monitor available (in this world).

Nothing beats a CRT. LCD/Plasma technology is crap. The brightness/contrast is nothing compared to this Trinitron. You'll never see an LCD this sharp. I won't even compare response rates...

Soon they will hopefully have LCD/Plasmas up to par but until then I shall keep bashing.

I love my monitor. It'd be nice to have a 32" CRT. Too bad Sony stopped making this GDM-FW900. And they didn't even replace it with a respectable LCD!!!

My rant/rave is over. goodnight

    
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post #2 of 12
Dude... I want!!! Think I could find that anywhere?
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post #3 of 12
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post #4 of 12
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824002091 this is leeter.. actually look at the specs.. 2048x1536@86Hz.. omg i want this thing.. screw price that dunt mean ****.. specs do
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post #5 of 12
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Nice, but not interested: MUST be widescreen or I don't enjoy my workstation!!!

1920x1200 is the ulitmate resolution
    
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post #6 of 12
All these CRTs are making me water. I intend to buy LCD at the end of the day when I can get the response time and color accuracy of my beloved CRT.
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post #7 of 12
I have the same one, but the purple Sony version. No doubt in my mind its the best screen ever made. 1920x1200 at 100Hz.
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post #8 of 12
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And don't you just LOVE IT!! I can't get enough of it. I was thinking about having these in dual display config. but I don't really know what I'd do with two.

Ya, I have the Sony one, too, its in my basement in need of a power supply.
    
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post #9 of 12
I'll stick with my 22" Hitachi multi scan CRT till I can afford 32" LCD.
  
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post #10 of 12
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I must emphasize (again) the fact that I cannot live without Widescreen
    
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