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Samsung SyncMaster 940UX: First USB-Monitor Reviewed

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Although USB connectors in monitors appeared many years ago, they have performed only secondary functions all this time. However, now Samsung Company offered an LCD monitor that is connected to the PC via the USB bus and can work without a graphics card.
Source: X-bit labs

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Posted here
already, but it does seem useful if you're waiting for a new gfx
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yaeks... I didn't see it
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Originally Posted by eternaldj View Post
Posted here
already, but it does seem useful if you're waiting for a new gfx
yeah, but im sure this monitor is going to be expensive enough that you dont save any money by using the feature over buying a new card
    
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Without a gfx card? I assume no onboard gfx ethier? I want to see some FPS with that setup....
     
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Quote:
Originally Posted by SZayat View Post
Source: X-bit labs

Die VGA Port
you mean Die VGA/DVI and HDMI
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Without a gfx card? I assume no onboard gfx ethier? I want to see some FPS with that setup....
Because it has to compress the data, it is limited to 2D only.
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post #8 of 10
Imagine using 4+ of these
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Because it has to compress the data, it is limited to 2D only.
I won't be touching these anytime soon then.
     
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post #10 of 10
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Originally Posted by killnine View Post
yeah, but im sure this monitor is going to be expensive enough that you dont save any money by using the feature over buying a new card
Samsung keeps their prices relatively reasonable unlike... *cough cough*DELL!!!*cough*
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