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so i got 300 bucks to tiger and was needing input on which monitors were best for eyefinity. I already have a viewsonic 22in LCD at 1680x1050. and would like 2 more within my budget(can spare 50 extra if i need to.) and so i ask for your help.

oh and not to mention +rep for helpful advice
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post #2 of 7
Get the EXACT same panel you already have. Mixing even monitors with even the same bezel size/diagonal/resolution can break bezel compensation.

OR

Buy three new panels.
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post #3 of 7
Not that you have to... but three monitors of the same are better. So any monitor with your res and size would be ok. But like I said.. you will most likely notice some difference in the two new ones versus your old one.
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post #4 of 7
ya get three new ones and sell this one, or better buy two more like yours...
try get one with lots of different inputs
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post #5 of 7
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was lookin at this one as its the closest to my model
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...521&CatId=2775
thoughts?
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post #6 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by swisha View Post
was lookin at this one as its the closest to my model
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...521&CatId=2775
thoughts?
How close? Do the model numbers match? If so, you're golden. If the numbers don't match, you will need to pull voodoo over the AMD drivers and need to be a bit lucky to get bezel compensation.

If you can sell off your current monitor, and buy 3 clones that would be the most sure fire path to take. The problem with not buying monitors at the same time is that manufacturers retire model numbers incredibly quickly.
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post #7 of 7
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model number vx2262wm

im sure its been discontinued. bought it back in 08.

http://www.viewsonic.com/products/de...s/vx2262wm.htm
Edited by swisha - 2/3/11 at 9:46am
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