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post #1 of 36
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Hi there!

I'm looking for an IPS monitor. Right now I've my eyes on the U2311h. My requirements are that it has to be a 1920x1080 monitor (since my other ones are as well, and I don't want to re-buy two monitors for 1200p) and that it is IPS.

I'd like to be aware of all my other options out there, so what do you guys recommend as far as IPS monitors go?

And please don't recommend me TN panels. I've gotten out of gaming and now am focusing on photography, so color accuracy is extremely important to me, hence why I'm going IPS.
post #2 of 36
the dell ultrasharps are top of the line, go with the u2311h
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post #3 of 36
got 3 of them myself, good choice
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post #4 of 36
U2311h is a great choice for ~$225, I have 2 and I am happy with them.

An alternative is NEC's 23" IPS offering. I don't know if they have any sales though but the quality of the panel should be similar.


*Edit: 1080th post -> 1080p on 1080p monitor!!!
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post #5 of 36
I was going to recommend the 2311. What's the difference between that and the H version? Cheaper? Because the 2311 is £280 on Amazon.co.uk.
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Originally Posted by Boyboyd View Post
I was going to recommend the 2311. What's the difference between that and the H version? Cheaper? Because the 2311 is £280 on Amazon.co.uk.
I'd imagine they're the same thing. Dell only has a "U2311H" so I'm thinking U2311=U2311H.

If there aren't any other monitors, I think I'll just wait for the price to drop. $270 is too high a price for me.
post #7 of 36
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Originally Posted by r31ncarnat3d View Post
I'd imagine they're the same thing. Dell only has a "U2311H" so I'm thinking U2311=U2311H.

If there aren't any other monitors, I think I'll just wait for the price to drop. $270 is too high a price for me.
Dell has these sales every month or two. I got mine for $250~ shipped after shipping and taxes, but I've seen them come down to $225.
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post #8 of 36
Idk if I would say anything made by DELL is top of the line. NEC panels are really nice.
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post #9 of 36
I consider Dell to be better quality than HP or Toshiba in the laptop market, but I can't say much for their screens because I usually go for Samsung or Viewsonic.
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post #10 of 36
http://cgi.ebay.com/UltraSharp-U2211...#ht_4697wt_905

The U2211H (21.5" version of the 2311) is only $199 right now on Dell's Ebay store. Brand new units, and if you don't care about the physical screen size necessarily, then the $80 off may make a better deal.
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