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post #1 of 24
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Acorrding to Samsungs user manual it says 45-50cm, which would be about 19-20 inches, 1 3/4ths feet. uhm I think I just answered myself but how far do you guys sit away from your monitors? I think 2 feet is still too close to a 24", I'd sit like 4 feet away from it.
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post #2 of 24
Probably about 40cm-ish. Dunno what that is in old money. Imperial just makes no sense T_T
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Sit however far until u feel comfortable
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post #4 of 24
2 feet should be fine. If you sit too far then there is no point of owning a 24" Monitor to see the details.

If you own a large screen with High resolution and sit far, you are just wasting your money cause the more farther you go, you eyes will not see a difference between a 22" lcd and a 24" lcd.
post #5 of 24
Another example would be, say I own a 40" TV with 720p while you own a 40" TV with 1080p. I sit about 10 feet away while you sit 15 feet way. Now, with this setup, you and me will not feel any difference.
post #6 of 24
Sit as close you can..and still see. Its like being at the movies, when your ~4" away~~ ROFL!!

*I just strap my 21" around my neck..stinks when its cold out though..cause when I breathe it fogs up the screen.
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For my PC, a foot away since that's as far as I can push my screen back (due to a shelf).

My TV, pretty far back.
     
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post #8 of 24
i sit bout 1-2 feet away works good for me.
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post #9 of 24
I sit between 1-4 feet away from my screen depending on what I am doing and how much desk space I want

I have a deep desk so when i do homework while using computer I push my monitor back and can type/ do whatever from 4 feet away while leaning back in my chair... when I game hardcore I pull the monitor forward to about 1.5 feet from me and go nuts
    
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post #10 of 24
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*I just strap my 21" around my neck..stinks when its cold out though..cause when I breathe it fogs up the screen.
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