Yeah and although and black trim around the HP really does draw ME in. I'm not too big of a fan on that whole glossyness, that's mainly why I was leaning towards the Samsung
ahhh Noobdown, that monitor IS nice but it's only 20" and I am looking at a 22-24 for about the same price if that is even possible...lol ; )
tv's and monitors are measured by a diagnol coner to corner not side to side
Screen Size Screen Size LCD monitors are offered in a variety of sizes
Resolution Resolution Measured in pixels, or picture elements.
1680 x 1050
Brightness Brightness The amount of light emitting from a display or projection device. The brightness of projector is measured by ANSI lumens.
Contrast Ratio Contrast Ratio The screen images will become sharper as the contrast level rises.
DC 8000:1 (1000:1) (Typ.)
Response time Response time The amount of time it takes for a pixel on an LCD panel to go from inactive (black) to active (white) and back to inactive (black) again.
5 ms, 2 ms (GTG)
Viewing Angle (Horizontal / Vertical) Viewing Angle (Horizontal / Vertical) The maximum angle (horizontal or vertical) from which a user can view an LCD screen.
170Âº / 160Âº (CR>10)