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compusmart is closing, so they had a closing sale. some pretty sweet deal on demo stuff, i think. lots of people so i had to move fast, and choices were sort of limited (small store, you know how that is)

so i bought an LG L204WTX for 225$can. its 20 inches widescreen, 5ms, 2000:1

it will probably become my main game screen

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Great Deal!!!

Doesnt matter what brand it was, AS LONG AS YOU BOUGHT warranty with it? you did didnt you? I got a 20" regular screen for 189$CAD +tax +warranty. I hesitated only for 5 seconds...It was a NEC, old looking but HUGE screen. I dont regret it.
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no warranty, the store was closing. final sale
    
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you can get a 22' chimei widescreen lcd for $229 after rebate at newegg.
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Originally Posted by barrysgoods View Post
you can get a 22' chimei widescreen lcd for $229 after rebate at newegg.
Thats with them Amurican dollars though... He's using the Canada money.
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and newegg don't ship to canada
    
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post #7 of 16
either way, good deal, just please take care of it. It still comes with the standard 3 year manufacturer warranty at least?
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i already have a dead pixel

and just realized that game and widescreen don't always mix
    
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post #9 of 16
never...

I hate widescreen. In my opinion widescreen should ONLY be for TVS. even watching dvds, I prefer regular. I have a dead pixel RIGHT in the middle of the monitor but thankfuly is is permanatly WHITE not black, so when I use programs it doest distract but when the screen is off, there'a WHITE DOT in the middle

Edit: ONE dead pixe is a SMALL price to pay for such a huge monitor IMO.
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post #10 of 16
Tap the dead pixel...

Just tap it with a tiny bit of force, I had a few of those that were constantly green, but I found they were not dead pixels, but just stuck... I tapped them and they started working right...
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