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I just got a Samsung SyncMaster 220WM for my birthday today. (Yes I was born April 1)

I am wondering if it's any good.

Its the same as this

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...001261&Local=y

except that says 700:1 contrast ratio but my box says mine says 1000:1 contrast ratio

but other than that its the same
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post #2 of 7
The samsung syncmaster series, IMO is one of the best monitors you can buy. Not 1 of my customers or I has ever seen a dead pixel and the IQ is great.
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post #3 of 7
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I like it too but any more input I use it for games also
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post #4 of 7
For gaming, the response time is great, though the contrast ratio is so-so, unless it's really 1000:1 as you claim. Newegg often has incorrect specs. For the 226BW, it says 2000:1 Dynamic Contrast ratio right on the bezel, but on Newegg it says 3000:1. I think that you'll love that monitor. Can't go wrong with Samsung
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post #5 of 7
i have 2 226bw and one of those and i love them all the equally so i hope you enjoy yours.
    
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One word: SAMSUNG.

It pwns.
    
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post #7 of 7
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the box really says 1000:1
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