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As some of you know from a post that I put up yesterday I was looking for a new monitor...Well here is the one that I decided to get.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824116381

The reason I chose this one was because I currently have a viewsonic CRT and I love it...but wanted to upgrade to a flat panel and use this monitor as an upgrade for my other computer.
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Sweet deal, you might have a few problems with the 16ms response with ghosting and the odd resolution with games. Hopefully it'll display at 1280x720 (720i/p)

Otherwise it's not bad for the price
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Originally Posted by GatorLCA
Sweet deal, you might have a few problems with the 16ms response with ghosting and the odd resolution with games. Hopefully it'll display at 1280x720 (720i/p)

Otherwise it's not bad for the price

ahh if not I will just send it back saying that I got the wrong one or if they wont do that then I will cause it to have dead pixels and then send it back and get a different one...
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How do you cause something to have dead pixels....I got 5 on my 27" monitor but they'll only replace if there is 8, they arent clustered so I dont even notice them if I'm not looking for them
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By hitting it very hard with something heavy lol...
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Ok so I recieved my monitor today and WOW...It looks very nice...I am going to do a hardware review on it because I believe it is an awesome LCD monitor for the price...I would reccomend anyone looking for a new LCD monitor to get this one...You will not be dissapointed...
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post #7 of 9
I've been looking around on newegg for a new monitor and i happened to come along this one day or two ago. After looking at it and others i decided i'm going to get. it's nice to know someone else has one of these and likes it. how is it for gaming?
post #8 of 9
Viewsonic make some nice quality LCD's just thought id add that for potential buyers now then and in the near future

Also if your a gamer you will want no less than an 8ms responce time or you will most likely see ghosting this goes for any brand!
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post #9 of 9
I just ordered this monitor from newegg this afternoon. Should be getting it this friday or saturday.
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