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Is it crazy to want 1920x1200 just for bigger workspace?

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I've had 22" monitors but I really like the idea of having more workspace with the higher resolution? Is it worth it or am I crazy? Btw, I don't game much.
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well if your doing work that would benefit from more workspace, getting a 24inch and then having your 22 also would be quite a lot of space to work with.

if only going from 22 to 24 and staying with 1 monitor then i don't think its worth it.
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Yes, I don't currently have a monitor so it would just be one.
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I use 24" and i am very happy with it.
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post #5 of 25
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Originally Posted by PuffinMyLye View Post
I've had 22" monitors but I really like the idea of having more workspace with the higher resolution? Is it worth it or am I crazy? Btw, I don't game much.
Only on this forum are computers solely for gaming. A bigger screen has much more of an impact on work than it does on gaming anyway. Go for it
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I'd rather go for a bigger screen than higher resolution. Maybe a 24" widescreen.
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post #7 of 25
For work, I'd rather have two 21's or 22's side by side.
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My monitor is 1920x1200 1080p which is not only great for games but watching HD trailers and movies. For desktop purposes, it's like having 2 monitors in one. I can open 2 normal Firefox windows side by side without having a side shift bar at the bottom. Larger and cleaner text too, what's not to love?
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i went from 17" crt to a 24" lcd and i LOVE it, but 1920x1200 owns my computer, i can't really game on anything that high
    
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Originally Posted by Compaddict View Post
My monitor is 1920x1200 1080p which is not only great for games but watching HD trailers and movies. For desktop purposes, it's like having 2 monitors in one. I can open 2 normal Firefox windows side by side without having a side shift bar at the bottom. Larger and cleaner text too, what's not to love?
Sounds promising, you should go for it.
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