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I am looking for a new 24" monitor for mostly gaming with some movies on the side. Trying to find something with a fast response time and no ghosting. Also not looking to go overkill so $200-$350 area would be great.

So far I have these on my list:

1) Asus VE248H Monitor

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...102&Tpk=VE248H

2) Asus VE247H Monitor

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...112&Tpk=ve247h

3) Samsung BX2431

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...440&Tpk=bx2431

4) Samsung BX2450

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...421&Tpk=BX2450
    
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post #2 of 32
I'm fairly sure offering money for this sort of thing isn't allowed...
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#1 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...102&Tpk=VE248H
Personal choice, Mate has one and its very very nice.
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I dun want your money but Samsung>Asus, always
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post #5 of 32
LG W2363D is my recommendation even though its not on the list

- 1920x1080 Resolution
- Nvidia 3D capable
- 120Hz Refresh rate
- 0 Input Lag
- 3ms response time
- No ghosting (that I have seen)
- 1 DVI-D, 2 HDMI

However, its a bit more expensive (newegg has it at almost $400 but I found it online for $350) and the 120Hz and 3D abilities are only available by the DVI-D connection. The touch buttons on the screen are retarded (and impossible to see in the dark).

Overall, A solid gaming monitor (keep your money )
Edited by Pinkerton - 12/26/10 at 5:56pm
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Acer has some good monitors.
    
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post #7 of 32
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...048-_-12262010

i have this, and its really nice for what i paid for it. colors look sharp and clear, ghosting don't happen, and the backlight is bright and even.
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VE248H: I got one for Christmas and its amazing.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Master Chief View Post
VE248H: I got one for Christmas and its amazing.
I like this one as well but a ton of newegg comments state it has ghosting which I am a bit afraid of.

Video of it Ghosting: Newegg Comments about Ghosting: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...scrollFullInfo
Edited by Twisterman - 12/26/10 at 5:58pm
    
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post #10 of 32
BX2431


MOAR HDMI ports and all sammy's have amazing picture quality. the asus's are very nice as well, but you NEED to tune them, as they'll have a bluish tint to them.

both warranties are pretty much the same, although, samsung has a slightly better dead pixel policy.

you really can't go wrong with any of them though.
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