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Why/how does it beat out the Dell? In fact, I think you're giving him bum advice considering he wants to play an Xbox 360 on his screen.

The 226b doesn't have any extra inputs, DVI only.

So, please, elaborate on how it A) Beats out the Dell for his purposes? B) Works better for his purposes?
Well, I am not sure at what monitor you held or what picture you looked at, but my 226BW has a VGA input. I don't know if response times help with the 360, but I am sure they do...and in that case the 226BW wins. It's also not "bum advice" if the OP ever wants to plug the thing into his computer...

The Samsung also looks better IMHO.

Also, I am not sure, but are there DVI cables for the 360 at all? I haven't seen one.

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LMAO, you got a bit snippy...i guess you're a proud dell owner?
Owned. Enough said.
    
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Get the Hanns G. It has a better viewing angle, it is cheaper, and the stats otherwise are identical.
Not to mention i have heard many a good thing about Hanns G

There are no DVI cables for the 360, but there is little thing for $2... Oh yeah, a VGA - DVI Dongle
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There is an HDMI cable for the Elite (and Halo 3 edition), which could be used to get DVI quality.

I use a VGA cable and am fine with the quality. Frankly, DVI vs VGA is only noticeable for me with text, and it's fine for a console with VGA, for a PC, I use DVI, which is great, as I can switch source from DVI to VGA and back on most monitors without messing with cables.

A VGA->DVI cable will still lack DVI quality.
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