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post #31 of 42
in my opinion the dell u2311 i linked is a fantastic monitor. im not sure if its over your budget tho. IPS is amazing
Edited by 4LC4PON3 - 1/27/11 at 7:24am
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post #32 of 42
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in my opinion the dell u2311 i linked is a fantastic monitor. im not sure if its over your budget tho. IPS is amazing
Might be within his budget once he sells his current monitor.



He does NOT want to keep his current screen for dual monitors if he's going IPS anyways. IPS paired with a TN looks horrible. The IPS looks so much better that you just want to turn off the TN panel. Of course, I'm sensitive to that kind of stuff.

I don't currently own an IPS monitor myself because they are a PITA to get in finland, but I have seen plenty of them. Makes me jealous.
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post #33 of 42
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I'll wait till I get some idea on future cash to see if I go to an IPS (either U2311H, though the U2410 makes me tingle..)

Anyone care to form an opinion on these? Assume that I won't get an IPS, so don't just say "wait and see"
Just curious cause I can go later today and actually see these, so was just hoping for some input.
    
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Great to see some recommendation on IPS monitors, guys. The image quality is not even comparable with TN. Plus, TN panels can't even display 24-bit truecolor so the rest will just be upscaled. I have been sitting on a Samsung BX2431 24" LED monitor for 3 days now and my eyes are slightly starting to hurt. Nothing beats a proper calibrated IPS panel. Keep it up.
Edited by Ultimatium - 1/27/11 at 12:57pm
post #35 of 42
I am also searching for a 24" 1920x1080 monitor and i pretty much want to get the dell u2311h. But a few questions first how is the ghosting in fps games like bc2/cs:s and other games? It kinda sucks cause this monitor isn't 24 inchs but 23 and the next step up from this dell monitor cant remember the model name is like +250 dollars. Also isn't this monitor more for professional use than gaming/media? Please go easy on me
post #36 of 42
chano305, I know your max budget is $250 but you can get the U2311H on Dell's website for new at $279 right now. It'll probably round out to $300 with tax and shipping, maybe a little bit more. Here's a link.

ntherblast here's a good review of U2311H and the U2410. From what the review says it seems to me the U2311H would be the better choice for gaming.
post #37 of 42
http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16824001463

This newegg deal might be worth looking into... Granted it's 23", but a PVA panel is also good looking. It's also 8ms like the e-IPS panel of the Dell. PVA and IPS panels are both very nice. PVA panels are what Samsung uses in their HDTV's and many companies use them for higher end monitors as well.

I believe IPS still boasts the best color accuracy. PVA boasts good viewing angles and the deepest blacks, but still better across the board over a TN panel.

Might be worth checking for reviews, the price sure is good once you apply the coupon code especially.
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post #38 of 42
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Opinions on this?


Still appreciating the suggestions and education

EDIT: also . I'm starting to be unsure whether I've gone full circle and asked about these before..
Edited by chano305 - 1/28/11 at 7:06am
    
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post #39 of 42
I'd still rather take the U2311h or u2211h

It's a superior panel, and touch buttons on monitors are notorious for misfunctioning. Should not buy a monitor with touch buttons (such as the samsung one ). They might work adequately, but real buttons are better IMO
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No a single GTX580 won't be able to max out every game(max settings with 16xAF, 8xAA) at a decent resolution like 1920x1080.
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