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I just bought the Samsung P2770HD and I love it. The pixel pitch is perfect for my viewing distance, and everything is crystal clear via DVI input.

My questions is, I still have some room on my desk. Would it be worth it to find a 32"?

Would it be to big? will the pixel pitch look bad so close?
    
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How far away from the monitor do you sit? I'd only get a 32" monitor if I was at least 4 feet away from the monitor, but that's just me. If you're fine with a 27" monitor then I don't see any real reason to get a large one.

It also largely depends on the resolution of the 32". If you get a 32" monitor that is 1920x1200 then it is going to look terrible compared to a 24" or 27" at the same resolution. If you do decide to get a 32", you'd need a minimum of 2560x1600 resolution or it will look worse than your current setup at 27". You would probably need a graphics card upgrade to game at this resolution also, but I can't comment on that since you haven't yet filled in your system specifications (done via the User CP at the top of the page).
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Updated my specs...

I'm about 3-Feet away from the screen. If I went to a 32" it would be a 1080p.
    
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Get a second 27"

32" is too big for how close you sit.
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