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I currently own a 19" Hanns-G monitor. I'm upgrading my whole system this summer and should I buy another 19" Hanns-G for $180 and run dual monitors or should i upgrade to a 22" widescreen Acer?

Heres the link to the 19"
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824254013

And the 22"
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009094
post #2 of 8
i have the acer you posted, and my lil brother has the one i am about to link. If you can fork out the extra 20 bucks this 22" is much nicer.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009124
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I have that same 22" Acer and I love it. I say spend the extra money to get the 22", you won't regret it. I'm getting ready to purchase a second monitor as well.
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22", win.
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22 is big win... then save and get another
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I'm using dual monitors (17" + 22") and It's nice, but most games don't use dual monitors, and if they do you end up with a thick black line down the middle of your view (read: edge of the two monitors combined)
I say go for the single 22". If you can, take a quick trip down to your local BestBuy and ask about the Samsung SyncMaster 220VM. Clearance sale at $145 in some places (I got mine there :thunb. It's really nice!
p.s., don't call in, the employees will buy it before you can get there.
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I had a feeling bigger was better. Thnx for the suggestions
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Originally Posted by -iceblade^ View Post
22 is big win... then save and get another
yeah. The resolution jump for 19in to 22in is pretty big also. The 22in are getting quite cheap now. I would get 2 of those over time. Im going to dual 24s soon....
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