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Needing a 24 inch monitor for gaming. Will be purchasing three for eyefinity set up. I want this for gaming, and the occasional text editor, web searching.

Need to keep price at $250 or less each. Of whats available on Tdirect and Newegg.. whats the best in this range? Need it Vesa Mountable as well.

Had my eye on the VW246H but Tdirect removed them from their site, and Newegg keeps going out of stock. So need to look at something else I guess.
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Here you go, and with free shipping. I have the one with the webcam in it (it was actually cheaper than this one at the time). I like it alot, especially coming from a Dell 2407WFP-HC. Great IMO.
 
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post #3 of 11
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Originally Posted by TDS View Post
Needing a 24 inch monitor for gaming. Will be purchasing three for eyefinity set up. I want this for gaming, and the occasional text editor, web searching.

Need to keep price at $250 or less each. Of whats available on Tdirect and Newegg.. whats the best in this range? Need it Vesa Mountable as well.

Had my eye on the VW246H but Tdirect removed them from their site, and Newegg keeps going out of stock. So need to look at something else I guess.
I have a VW246 and love it! Maybe that's why it keeps going out of stock.

I also got it when it was 170$ for Black Friday.

May I suggest this one if you need one like now. Or wait out for the VW246.

EDIT: Get it from Amazon as the guy above me posted. I love the service of Amazon.
Edited by blackbalt89 - 2/12/11 at 11:38pm
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Would rather order from Egg or Tdirect. I need 4 total, as upgrading wifes system at same time, and Amazon wont let you order more than 3.
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I have a VW246 and love it! Maybe that's why it keeps going out of stock.

I also got it when it was 170$ for Black Friday.

May I suggest this one if you need one like now. Or wait out for the VW246.


I have actually been looking at that one, but from the review I am kinda scared of the ghosting issues. I dont know if they are for real or if its from users that dont know what they are talking about.
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Amazon.com: ASUS VW246H 24-Inch Widescreen LCD Monitor - Black: Computer & Accessories

Here you go, and with free shipping. I have the one with the webcam in it (it was actually cheaper than this one at the time). I like it alot, especially coming from a Dell 2407WFP-HC. Great IMO.
I just got this one a few days ago and love it so far.
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Would rather order from Egg or Tdirect. I need 4 total, as upgrading wifes system at same time, and Amazon wont let you order more than 3.
Order 2 at a time, the free shipping is AWESOME!!!!! It took about 4 days to get to me in Alaska, it will probably be 2-3 for you (not sure where your located) but you cant go wrong with free shipping. Especially with 4 monitors, that would get expenisive, fast. But its up to you where you wanna get them from, I just thought I would throw that out there.
 
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Order 2 at a time, the free shipping is AWESOME!!!!! It took about 4 days to get to me in Alaska, it will probably be 2-3 for you (not sure where your located) but you cant go wrong with free shipping. Especially with 4 monitors, that would get expenisive, fast. But its up to you where you wanna get them from, I just thought I would throw that out there.
Don't forget that if he's in one of the three states where Newegg has a warehouse he has to pay sales tax as well.

My state being one of the three. -_-

It's NJ, TN, CA as far as I know.
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post #9 of 11
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No I dont live in a state that has to pay tax for Egg or TDirect.

So of the VW246H and the VE248H which is better ? I know the VE is LED and from what I can see is newer technology, whereas the VW is End of Line due to the limited availability ?
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Bump..... If I wanted a 24 inch Samsung.... whats the best I can get for 300 or less each ? Vesa mountable though.
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