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3x asus vh232h
best deal you can get.
and these are the most beautiful monitors.
total ends up $460AR
I would like a really thin bezel. :\\
    
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I would like a really thin bezel. :\\
not possible in your budget.
you'd be looking at something like a samsung md230x3.
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Personally I'd prefer one 27" or 30" screen over 2 or 3 smaller ones. Better for gaming IMO.

Edit: 27" (or 32"!) screen at 1920x1080 would be good I think but it's your choice, I just don't really like gaming on multi-screen setups. I'm getting a 50" 1080p plasma. Will try the PC on it and if it looks good might get a 32" 1080p TV for the PC. The pixels are bigger but I think it still looks good.
Edited by Ding Chavez - 1/23/11 at 9:34am
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Personally I'd prefer one 27" or 30" screen over 2 or 3 smaller ones. Better for gaming IMO.
the pixels would be stretched out more, thus less sharpness.
    
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Your gonna have to deal with it Bezel Compensation will hide the space between monitors, so it might look weird, but it will perform like one huge screen.
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Gah, i'm between a big one and 3 smaller ones again. If I get the 3 monitors, then I would have to upgrade my gpu, case and psu. :\\

I just would love to have lots of horizontal space.
    
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post #17 of 20
Get two 27" monitors and just extend the desktop then, you'll be able to game like normal, and when your not you'll have plenty of screen real estate.
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I might do that,, even though it will cost a bit more.
    
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post #19 of 20
You have to think about what you would use the monitor(s) for. People can suggest what they think would be useful but take a step back and think about what you use your system for on a regular basis. Ultimately, despite people's opinions only you can make the final decision.

If it was me I'd go with a single 27". I've used dual-monitors before and I find that using the task bar efficiently with a single monitor to be much more comfortable.
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post #20 of 20
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I've used double before. I liked it a lot, I liked having all the room. But it was with two 15 inch screens. Then I moved up to one 23 inch and I felt like I had so much room to work with. But some unfortunate things happened, so I'm back to using only one 15 inch. :\\
    
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