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Another thing , i wuite read a lot , and the reviews say none of them is very good when reading ..
if youre upgrading from an older/smaller monitor, anything larger/higher resolution will look good.

The asus, i-inc, and others models discussed arent necesarily bad, you could just do better for your money

Most of the time, I feel the dell ultrasharps are consistently a notch above anything else readily available in stores. With that in mind, all Dell IPS panels are ultrasharp, but not all ultrasharps are IPS.

Here's an excellent article to help you make an informative buying decision
MaximumPC's: Display Myths Shattered: How Monitor & HDTV Companies Cook Their Specs
    
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Doesn't matter as I allready ordered the U2211H . It's hopefullly gonna arrive tonight . Thank you guys a lot and rep+ to de-zant and cozmo5050 . Thanks !!
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And for cozmo , that review was VERY VERY usefull . I didn't even knew there were so many gimmicks , that are actually useless to the user .
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post #24 of 27
I was looking at the dell U2311h that's on sale for 239 with free shipping i believe.

Wondering if it's a good price and worth picking up.


http://accessories.dell.com/sna/prod...ls3O9UjhNrbDCA



oh btw it's on the Canadian site
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post #25 of 27
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I strongly recommend my U2211Hs, they are THE best monitors I've ever had. And now I have 3 of them =D

The Dell U2311 are good too, its the same resolution, 250 vs 300 brightness and an inch more. Its a bit more expensive as well.

I agree the new 22-23 inch dells are fantastic(they very greatly due to very poor QC) but they are below average for gaming with FPS's due to the slow response time of 8ms.
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I agree the new 22-23 inch dells are fantastic(they very greatly due to very poor QC) but they are below average for gaming with FPS's due to the slow response time of 8ms.
lol are you serious?


Response have nothing to do with.. ANYTHING


Response times in modern display advertisements are LIES because they are measured with gray to gray transitions, which doesn't make any difference in RL applications.

And response time does not equal input lag. Response time tells us how much ghosting a display has. Although, that is not accurate.

My secondary display has zero ghosting with a 16ms response time, and my main display has 2 frames of ghosting with a 2ms response time. See how they lie to us? They don't tell us anything



And input lag is the thing you are looking for. Input lag is suprisingly low with the ultrasharp 22-23" series. It's average, any LCD aside from a couple of rare examples (120hz monitors with low input lag) would pretty much have as much input lag.

If you're not happy with the input lag on the ultrasharp series, you're better off with a CRT than an LCD...
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post #27 of 27
where are u seeing the 230 $ price on the u2311h cause i would love to buy it for that much
    
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