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As the title says is it good or at least good enough for an LCD Monitor? I know I don't want anything over that but the 8ms monitors are a little more and I was wondering what your opinions would be. I would really like opinions from people who have used both but all info is helpfull!!
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12ms Response Time is about the maximum you would want for a gaming LCD, But it is acceptable. The 8ms would be a better choice if you could possibly afford it. We just paid $209 for a 17" Acer 8ms LCD from Newegg. This is the one, it is a couple of dollars more now.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009036
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Originally Posted by crashovride02
As the title says is it good or at least good enough for an LCD Monitor? I know I don't want anything over that but the 8ms monitors are a little more and I was wondering what your opinions would be. I would really like opinions from people who have used both but all info is helpfull!!
Yeah, it'll be fine. As Mr Torch says the lower the better, but I've a 16m/s response time on my monitor and it plays fine and no ghosting
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My monitor has a 12ms refresh, and it works very well. No ghosting at all
    
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It also depends what company you are buying it from... and how much your paying, because there are monitors that claim to run at 12ms and then there are monitors that claim and actually run at 12ms. I have a Dell 25ms monitor, I never see ghosting, but i wish it were a little brighter.
    
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What do you guys thinks of this one?
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Originally Posted by crashovride02
What do you guys thinks of this one?
not bad, though it only has an analog RGB input.. but should do you well.
    
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Quote:
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not bad, though it only has an analog RGB input.. but should do you well.
Does DVI make that big of a difference?
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post #9 of 25
if you are using it for gmaing is a must that you stay with in 12ms any thing high is no goooood!!
i read some information on this be4 and i am sure
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post #10 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by crashovride02
What do you guys thinks of this one?
But as I showed you this one is a 8ms for less money
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009036
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