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When i see "tempered glass" in a monitor specifics, means plasma coating or classic LCD glossy like others ( reflectiver )?

I see the Yamakasi 290 Panorama, there are 2 versions, "matte" and "tempered glass", but i dont know whats the meaning of this last.
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Tempered glass (a type of safety glass) is just hardened glass.
Sometimes there is a thin layer of plastic between two layers of glass
Tempered glass shatters into very small pieces as opposed to regular glass that breaks into a kinds of sizes and shapes, all with very sharp edges. The plastic in safety glass keeps all the small pieces in place.
I'm sure both choices are tempered, one is just glossy and the other matte
Edited by billbartuska - 3/6/14 at 8:09am
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then ?
Yamakasi with tempered glass is a classic most reflection glossy or plasma coating ?
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You don't want tempered glass
Tempered glass model for that monitor is just a matte screen with glass over it. Unless you like your screen being used as a mirror I would avoid tempered glass.
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