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Three 24" monitors to choose from, need an anwer by tomorow.

Poll Results: Which monitor?

 
  • 9% (6)
    Acer P241w
  • 83% (51)
    Samsung 245BW
  • 6% (4)
    HP w2408h
61 Total Votes  
post #1 of 43
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It's down to these three monitors, I won't be able to buy it online so I have to buy it at the local Costco or BJ's. Their prices appear to be much lower then you would find online.

Acer P241w - 360$
http://interstatedeals.com/index.php...oducts_id=1265

Samsung 245BW - 400$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824001234

HP w2408h - Unsure of price, most likely under 400$
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824176090

Those dusty boxes have been there for ages, which might explain the low prices.
    
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post #2 of 43
Go for the HP. You'll love it. I have the 22" and it's perfect. The 24" is very similar, just with 1080p and a hell of a lot more inputs.

The stand on the HP alone is worth upwards of $100. It tilts the screen horizontally or vertically (portrait mode) and can keep it high off the desk or literally touching it.
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post #3 of 43
I owned that Samsung from Costco and I loved it. Don't forget, Costco = Lifetime warranty on all Monitors. I just returned mine for a 28" HannsG.
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I´m not a fan of the HPs. I don´t need my monitor to double as a mirror while I try to watch a movie or game. The hps are a very glossy finish I believe. I Haven´t seen this with the samsung or acer.
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post #5 of 43
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mr.N00bLaR View Post
I´m not a fan of the HPs. I don´t need my monitor to double as a mirror while I try to watch a movie or game. The hps are a very glossy finish I believe. I Haven´t seen this with the samsung or acer.
I agree, I'd rather not deal with having to clean it and crap. My laptop has a glossy screen. They get scratched too easy also.
    
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post #6 of 43
Costco has a 24" Sceptre 2ms for $299.99
http://www.costco.com/Browse/Product...lang=en-US&s=1

Newegg has it for $320 after 50 MIR
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...tre-_-24112011

They also had some more great deals in store, but I don't remember what models they were.

Edit: off topic, but I love Costco. You can return anything there without any problems.
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post #7 of 43
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Bulldog22 View Post
Costco has a 24" Sceptre 2ms for 299.99
http://www.costco.com/Browse/Product...lang=en-US&s=1

They also had some more great deals in store, but I don't remember what models they were.

Edit: off topic, but I love Costco. You can return anything there without any problems.
Not at the local Costco, of all the stores I've been to these are the only ones they've got.
    
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post #8 of 43
The 245BW is the man.
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Poor acer hasn't got any votes.
    
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post #10 of 43
Quote:
Originally Posted by Guruboy View Post
The 245BW is the man.

Agreed /nod
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