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So I have a the chance to swap my Samsung 2253BW for an ASUS VH242H and I'm wondering if it would be worth it. I like that the ASUS is 16:9 and has the 1920x1080 resolution as opposed to my current Samsung's 1680x1050 (16:10) resolution.

Keep in mind that I will not be spending a dime if I do this swap due to certain circumstances. I'd really like to get an LED monitor but the only one I could find in this price range (VE247H, under $200) has some bad reviews about it being DOA and whatnot.

If anyone knows of a better monitor that's around this size and in the same price range let me know. I just want to get something a little bigger than my current 22-inch Samsung with a 1920x1080 resolution. I'd also like it if the refresh rate was at least most 5ms.
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You mean at MOST 5ms? Also I found a 20inch 1920x1080 for $130, that would be super high pixels/inch. But if you like really big screens then go for it.
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