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This 18'' screen for $90?

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I bought this screen, a Compaq TFT8000, for $90 (not including a tax break). It's 85x80Hz, 1280x1024. Terrible 150:1 view. It's old, so it should be pretty solid; newer LCDs I've found to be more delicate. Good deal?
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very VERY old LCD... i'd go for some newer, better hardware...
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you couldve added some $100 to that and got youself a new 19 inch widescreen
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LOL
"The Compaq TFT8000 Flat Panel Monitor is the most technologically advanced large screen flat panel monitor. "
First sentence right there tells all.
    
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Yeah, but my 15'' NEC LCD is the best LCD I own. Solid, old (2002?).

I don't need a 18/19'' LCD, just came across it randomly. And I get a tax deduction from that $90 as well, since I bought from a non-profit.
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the older ones are better quality I think but decent
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Yeah, but my 15'' NEC LCD is the best LCD I own. Solid, old (2002?).

I don't need a 18/19'' LCD, just came across it randomly. And I get a tax deduction from that $90 as well, since I bought from a non-profit.
here ya go
http://www.overclock.net/sale/208666...lity-19-a.html
    
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post #8 of 8
18 inch is size i have never seen. Must be pretty old.
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