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Poll Results: Which Monitor? Budget $200ish

 
  • 20% (2)
    Acer
  • 60% (6)
    Asus
  • 10% (1)
    Samsung
  • 0% (0)
    LG
  • 10% (1)
    Other one!
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post #1 of 16
Thread Starter 
acer - http://www.canadacomputers.com/produ...item_id=021934
$140

asus - http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16824236059
$154 after rebate

samsung - http://www.bestbuy.ca/en-CA/product/.../10140328.aspx
$300

lg - http://www.bestbuy.ca/en-CA/product/.../10140043.aspx
$270

Budget is around $200
Personally Im leaning towards Asus one. Heard samsung one is good but at 300 I dont know if its worth it. I currently have a 19 inch(non-widescreen) samsung and it served me well for 5 years. Need recommendation! Thx.






Edited by wannabe_modder - 1/8/11 at 9:15pm
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post #2 of 16
samsung px2370. best monitor ever.
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post #3 of 16
That acer looks sweet enough
I like 16:9
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post #4 of 16
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by RiiiE View Post
samsung px2370. best monitor ever.
sorry i wasnt clear enuff Is it worth it to go over budget?
My budget is $200 ish
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post #5 of 16
http://cgi.ebay.com/NEW-Dell-UltraSh...item230c7ca39b

I just got this last week upgrading from my 19" TN and HOLY ****.... I LOVE this thing.

This is a 23" e-IPS
Edited by Internets - 1/8/11 at 1:31pm
post #6 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by wannabe_modder View Post
sorry i wasnt clear enuff Is it worth it to go over budget?
My budget is $200 ish
I have the XL2370, and it is worth it IMO.
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post #7 of 16
Asus, It's the best of those, based on many reviews. And it looks pretty cool. You likely won't be able to notice a difference in picture quality.
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post #8 of 16
It's not worth $100 more for a name top brand's TN panel, all TN panels are very similar. As far back as I can remember, Asus screens have been getting top reviews on Newegg, I think they're a high quality budged brand and probably a good choice.

For $300 you can get a used 24'' 1920x1200 MVA/PVA/IPS panel like the LP2465. If you don't need lightning fast response time, I would also recommend looking into used professional panels, Dell/HP used professional panels are widely available.
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post #9 of 16
I got that ASUS you listed on Black Friday for $120 I believe. Its awesome!
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post #10 of 16
You can get a Dell U2211H which is an ips panel for $210.
http://www.overclock.net/online-deal...211-195-a.html
Edit: Ips panels have superior colors and contrast compared to tn panels.
    
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