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This monitor looks just kickass. Its so perfect for me.

Does anyone own one of these or have experienced one first hand?

First off - I have people telling me it has VESA mounts but the comments on newegg and amazon state differently. Is there any way to mount it to my wall?

Second - Some people say it is not so great for a PC hookup for some odd reason. Any claims or experience on this?

Third - Some people claim it has no HDCP support and others do, whatever that means. Can anyone clarify what this is? And if the TV supports it?

Fourth - I looked for awhile now but has anyone confirmed a blue version of this? The 50" version has a touch of blue comming soon but I havent seen anything about this.
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I would go for the regular T260, I have the T240 and it looks amazing, no bleed throughs, no nothing. Its an excellent monitor
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post #3 of 14
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Originally Posted by OmegaNemesis28 View Post
This monitor looks just kickass. Its so perfect for me.

Does anyone own one of these or have experienced one first hand?

First off - I have people telling me it has VESA mounts but the comments on newegg and amazon state differently. Is there any way to mount it to my wall?

Second - Some people say it is not so great for a PC hookup for some odd reason. Any claims or experience on this?

Third - Some people claim it has no HDCP support and others do, whatever that means. Can anyone clarify what this is? And if the TV supports it?

Fourth - I looked for awhile now but has anyone confirmed a blue version of this? The 50" version has a touch of blue comming soon but I havent seen anything about this.
1.) I don't see any VESA mounts on the back of this monitor, perhaps I'm wrong, but I just don't see it.

3.)What is HDCP
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I would go for the regular T260, I have the T240 and it looks amazing, no bleed throughs, no nothing. Its an excellent monitor
I need 2 HDMI ports

@onexero - + rep
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I just bought this monitor yesterday and the colors on it did look better than the other monitors on display but now that I got it home I feel like the viewing angle sucks. If I move a little up or down the edges of the monitor seem a little darker or lighter.

Also I'm not sure what bleed through is but I do notice if the screen is all black, like when booting up, all four edges are brighter and a it seems like a white light is on the edge.

I'm thinking about returning it at getting the LG W2452T-TF, it was $80 cheaper and had way better viewing angles, no matter where I was standing, far, close, to the side, above or below, the picture still looked the same.
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I just bought this monitor yesterday and the colors on it did look better than the other monitors on display but now that I got it home I feel like the viewing angle sucks. If I move a little up or down the edges of the monitor seem a little darker or lighter.

Also I'm not sure what bleed through is but I do notice if the screen is all black, like when booting up, all four edges are brighter and a it seems like a white light is on the edge.

I'm thinking about returning it at getting the LG W2452T-TF, it was $80 cheaper and had way better viewing angles, no matter where I was standing, far, close, to the side, above or below, the picture still looked the same.
but the LG W2452T-TF is only 24" with no HDMI or anything of that nature............ I would be in the same positions as I am now if I were to get that instead.
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my friend have the 65inch variant of it(TV) and it looks really good and the details are fantasic
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post #9 of 14
I have the T240HD, I watch hd tv channels in it from across the room while in bed and use it as my computer monitor. It does have a little black light bleed around the edges, but that doesn't bother me. If you want a solid hybrid I think this is the only way to go. It is a quality panel. If you want a straight up computer monitor I would look elsewhere because you are paying for the tuner and inputs.
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post #10 of 14
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Second - Some people say it is not so great for a PC hookup for some odd reason. Any claims or experience on this?
Considering it is exactly the same as the monitor only version but with a tv tuner stuck on the back, I fail to see how it could be not so great for a PC hookup. I've seen both the monitor and the monitor/tuner models on display and they all look awesome. Saving for the 24" myself.
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