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It depends upon the size of multi monitors I doubt OP would be so stupid to argue that 1 x 32" is better than 3 x 32" monitors. In fact nothing would beat 3x 3d Projectors with nVidia Surround.
The tri - monitor will always provide more immersion opportunity because it better represents our field of view in real life, as opposed to a single monitor, which always will have the effect like you were watching the world "through a window".

The bezels are a non issue your eye just doesn't pay attention to them, besides there's a little trick that I use: just overlap your side montors a little bit so it cuts down the bezel space in half.
Edited by Heret|c - 1/30/11 at 9:59am
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Originally Posted by Heret|c View Post
3 x 32" > 1 x 32".
In fact nothing would beat 3x 3d Projectors with nVidia Surround.
Yeah if you had $5-6k to blow for the 3d panels and SLI or tri 580s.
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post #23 of 168
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32" @ 1080p is a little too blown up for a PC monitor. At that res, it's quite poor.

If you want to see real colours, and immersion, get a nice 2560 x 1440/1600 IPS.
Exactly this.
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Mine are 3d (which I only use for 120Hz) and each of them only cost me $350 when they just came out.
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
32" !!!


That'd look horrible



I'd prefer a 30" monitor with a 2560x1600 resolution


But you know.. The bezels don't bother you. Have you ever actually PLAYED on a 3x monitor setup? NO? NO?!

You have absolutely NO RIGHT to comment on something you haven't used.




And you forget that triple monitors give you extra viewing area on the sides.
Here is a screenshot, it looks great:

    
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I have. I did say it is a treat. Just not worth the $1400 price tag. Or even $1000 for the 5 year old models.


yeah it is
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Lucky.... 350usd for a 23" 3D monitor?
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Here is a screenshot, it looks great:
Until you click in and see no textures at all
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post #29 of 168
Why is the letter "P" being brought into this conversation at all? All computer monitors are progressive. You guys know that.

Anyways I sill want a huge curved monitor more than anything. I saw one of those once and just lost it. Best thing ever I swear!
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yeah it is
I'll take a page from your book:

'then you obviously have never gamed on a 42" 1080p plasma'

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