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two 19 inch vs 22 inch widescreen

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i am debating selling my two 19 inch lcds to purchase one 22 inch widescreen prolly an acer. the 19 inches are a dell and a mag sitting side by side. is it worth the switch or would i be diissapointed i do like the ability to keep some programs running in another window while i am on the internet or gaming. but i use the monitor to watch movies alot to. i would like some input on what evryone would do and why....thanks
    
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Unless you make loads of $$ out of it..
I think you'll be very disapointed. Dual Monitor set up pwns.
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I love my dual 17 inch crt setup, but sadly I would go for even a 20 inch since I think it's worth it for gaming and one can just use alt+tab anyways .
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You can use two 19 inch TFTs togethor and stretch the image across, and two 19 inches are better for reading OVerclock.net and doing other things at the same time. IMO.
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I have tinkered with dual monitor setups off and on for a few years, but all with at least 1 CRT.

Since you end up using your main monitor a lot more then the 2nd one, I found it sort of annoying and tend to shut the other monitor off and/or unattatch it. I find it especially useless when gaming, because the 2nd monitor has no effect except to either a) see if you got instant messages or b) see your media player to see what song you might be on.

But, as Torched said, if you arn't making a bundle on it, it probably isn't worth it.

(of course, that is unless you want to give someone[me] your monitors after you upgrade)
    
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