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I may purchase a new LCD this week (tired of this small 15"). Need your recomendations. It's down to these two:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009074
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824224008

The first one is cheap, DVI, DVI cable included (most don't), good contrast ratio, and from a well know company (Acer). The second one is a bit more expensive but with a $60 rebate (expires soon so I need to hurry), DVI, no DVI cable included (that will add to the price), good contrast ratio (not as good as the Acer one), same resolution but a bigger viewing area, have not heard of the company that makes it (big concern for me).
Which of the two you think is a better buy?
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go for the acer... better contrast and comes with a dvi cable.
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Originally Posted by phatcars89
go for the acer... better contrast and comes with a dvi cable.

Got too impatient and ordered the Acer yesterday. From zipzoomfly with free shipping and a bit less expensive too.
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cool... hope u like it.
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Won't get here until next Friday since their free shipping was a 5-8 day thing, but it's free.
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cool cool... is zipzoomfly any good? i never ordered from them before.
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cool cool... is zipzoomfly any good? i never ordered from them before.

Order from them time to time. Usually get my stuff from newegg. They have about the same item selection as newegg and sometimes have lower prices on certain things, and free shipping on most items. Never had any problems with them.
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