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Poll Results: Which Monitors

 
  • 11% (2)
    Dell E207WFP 20" Widescreen
  • 11% (2)
    Samsung SM206BW 20"
  • 16% (3)
    Acer AL2216WD 22" Widescreen
  • 16% (3)
    Belinea 2225S1W 22" Widescreen
  • 38% (7)
    Samsung SM225BW 22.1" widescreen
  • 0% (0)
    Xerox XM3-22WB 22" Widescreen
  • 5% (1)
    Dell E228WFP 22" Widescreen
  • 0% (0)
    Asus MW221U 22 Inch WideScreen
18 Total Votes  
post #11 of 21
Acer 22.
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post #12 of 21
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Acer 22.
Thanks,
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post #13 of 21
21" CRT FTW! i might get dualies too

okok now seriously

the Belinea is actually a pretty good quality monitor. But i would go for the Acer. Thats just me. The samsung is just too much dough IMO

and those hd's are external but one, right? LOL that would be heavy if not
    
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post #14 of 21
I'm saying the Acer because it's price is lower than the comparable Samsung, and the 225B doesn't produce the same quality as the 226B LCD.

The money you save justifies the lack of HDCP, which you probably won't be using anyway.

Those in the US interested in seeing the 225B in action you can go to Best Buy and compare it to the LG which looks a slight better.

At that price, the Acer becomes the value buy, finding a median between Quality, Size, and performance for the dollar.
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post #15 of 21
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Audi View Post
I'm saying the Acer because it's price is lower than the comparable Samsung, and the 225B doesn't produce the same quality as the 226B LCD.

The money you save justifies the lack of HDCP, which you probably won't be using anyway.

Those in the US interested in seeing the 225B in action you can go to Best Buy and compare it to the LG which looks a slight better.

At that price, the Acer becomes the value buy, finding a median between Quality, Size, and performance for the dollar.
@Sreenath : Thanks

@ Audi : thanks for the explanation, Much appreciated.
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post #16 of 21
Go forth and enjoy twenty-two inches of glorious real-estate.
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post #17 of 21
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Go forth and enjoy twenty-two inches of glorious real-estate.
Thanks, assuming it fits in my suitcase and i can carry it and it gets there in one piece, it will be a big jump from a 17" Crt that i have atm.....
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post #18 of 21
Just some info on the Acer, If it needs to fit in a suitcase it is clearly the winner. Due to the way the monitor ataches to the stand, you would need no tools to disasemble it. It just clips in to the base and would be easy to pack if you shaved some of the excess foam and got rid of the box. Wrap it in a towell maybe some 1/4in wood panels front and back to protect the screen.
I am sitting next to the box it come in and it could even be checked, might even be considered a cary on.
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post #19 of 21
hehehe, the poll seems to like the monitor i'm using

240 for an open box at newegg... and the box had never been opened... oh well, ordered a better DVI cable anyways...
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post #20 of 21
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hehehe, the poll seems to like the monitor i'm using

240 for an open box at newegg... and the box had never been opened... oh well, ordered a better DVI cable anyways...
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