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Why not Pickup a 42" plasma for $1000, and connect using VGA?
1) Because plasmas will burn the desktop in to the screen within a month, ruining the monitor.
2) 42" on a computer looks like crap.
3) 1280x720 or 1920x1080 (plasma) vs 2560x1600 (30" monitor).
4) VGA over DVI.
5) Monitors are 16:10, TVs are 16:9.

To recap.. a 30" 2560x1600 monitor is going to have worlds better quality than any plasma or LCD TV, even 1080p ones.
Edited by Murlocke - 7/9/08 at 2:12am
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I did some reaseach, it seems to me the 16:9 monitor is just a small nitche market, didn't see many serious ones except for one 24" dell.
I think 16:9 is still much better but oh well.

Btw, he's right. TV's(any kind) even HD ones, are laughable compared to how crisp and clear a monitor (being NOT scaled at native res.) is at those resolutions.

Buy three and place facing you on one table for Minority Report effect.
Edited by Rushnerd - 7/9/08 at 2:17am
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