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26" HDTV Monitor for $500? Buy or not?

post #1 of 9
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It would cost 499 and the resolution 1366x768. 1600:1 contrast
800 cd/m2 brightness
8ms...

Should I get this for my pc? Maybe there are bigger monitors for same or below price?
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post #2 of 9
sounds like a pretty good deal.
how do you have a rep power of 2?
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post #3 of 9
Because hes been here a while, Febuary of 2005.

Yes, that sounds like a good deal! Don't be scared away by the 8ms response time, People say that 8ms+ is bad, but they obviously are just pulling that theory out of their ass.
post #4 of 9
i wish i didnt buy my samsung 17" for $500 now
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post #5 of 9
I got my 27" for 500 after a 200 rebate.
wow, 430 posts and he has only been repped twice.
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post #6 of 9
Thats a weird resolution.
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post #7 of 9
Picture of bush = extra rep power.
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post #8 of 9
Sounds like a great deal. I got my 26'' HDTV Monitor for $1,600 USD
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post #9 of 9
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I am currently using a 42inch HDTV (resolution 1200x786) for one computer and my gaming comp uses a 19in samsung 930b. I paid 400 bucks for that.

BTW, For anyone who wants the $500 26", you can get em at you local microcenter if you have one. They seemed to buy a bunch of them here.


I got 320 bucks spare as of now. I need to sell my 17" viewsonic and get that 26.






(Oh and concerning reps, no one reps nowadays )
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