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Monitor Size for 3 Feet Away From Me

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Hey guys, getting my yearly bonus from work soon, so i decided I want to treat myself to something for my rig...

I was thinking an LED monitor maybe...

My current 23" monitor is about 3 feet away from me..what do you recommend for the biggest size that wont be too insane because it would be too big and right in my face?

Thanks!
post #2 of 9
30" would be fine.
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I have a 30" and I'm 3ft away, I love it. To look in corners and what not I do have to turn my head a tiny bit, but I really don't mind.
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Originally Posted by NewAtOCing View Post
I have a 30" and I'm 3ft away, I love it. To look in corners and what not I do have to turn my head a tiny bit, but I really don't mind.
wow ok, ill look at something in the 27" range then maybe....thanks guys!
post #5 of 9
just got my 32" but its 2 feet away and LED

It kicks @$$. the viewable area is the only thing that bothers me unless your still getting a computer monitor instead of a tv.. i dont understand why the pixels have to be different..
post #6 of 9
I've got a 23" well under 2 feet away from me... I reckon 31"+ is too for 3' away. 30"'d be awesome though...
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post #7 of 9
hey op.
i'm 3 feet away from mine. 27+ is fine.
look at this thread and read everything from post 40 and beyond.
http://www.overclock.net/monitors-di...-please-4.html
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post #8 of 9
27 or 30 should be fine.
I tried to use a 50" TV once while sitting about 2 feet away from it.

Got motion sickness while trying to play counter strike (almost vom).
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I have my 40 inch... haha... 3 feet away....


here is my friend playing on it.
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