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Good second monitor for $200 and under..

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Well basically i want a second monitor size doesn't really matter at all as long as it an LCD. I really want it to put sidebar/winamp/temp readings/ on.....
It would be nice to buy it locally aka best buy/office depot type stores.
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post #2 of 7
I am also in the market for a new 2nd monitor in the same price range,my 997DF is crapping out.
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post #3 of 7
I would say most monitors from Samsung, Acer and ViewSonic would do the job. For that price range, you should be able to get a nice 19 inch monitor and maybe a 22 incher if you find a great deal one one.
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post #5 of 7
ya dell monitors are made with samsung panels they are good.

for that price range you can get a 19" new or 22" refurb

if you can find a samsung brand 19" then go for it, otherwise just stick with the dell screen it's probably your best bet
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To be honest the only thing that is appealing is the response time but i'm not going to be gaming on it, and tbh, that monitor is horribly ugly. Clean lines is where it's at.
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