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Okay, so I have decided to sell off my GTX 570 and go with a 6970 for Eyefinity and I am wondering if it is really worth the extra money to go with an LED backlit monitor? I see some killer deals on non-LED monitors, but I don't want to end up buying outdated technology! I was looking at 23" 1920x1080 monitors if that helps at all. Thanks!
    
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Thats up to you. The major difference with LED lighting is that the monitor can be thinner then traditional lcd monitors and is more energy efficient. The contrast will be slightly higher on the LED and will have a little bit better viewing angles. I personally would be fine with either. If you find an lcd at a great price, then I see no problem. I you don't wat outdated tech then look at IPS
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