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The response time and contrast ratio have no significance. If it's a TN panel, the ghosting will vary. The response time only relates to ghosting, not input lag. My 2ms TN panel ghosts but my 16ms TN panel does NOT. The marketed specs are a bunch of hooey anyway, you shouldn't trust them. What you should trust is reviews and other info online that tells you how much ghosting the specific monitor has, since you can NOT Trust the marketed specs, ever.

Dynamic contrast is the biggest lie ever in marketing. Doesn't matter one squat.

Just something to keep in mind while you think about your options..
Yeah, even though it is deactivated on Newegg, it got a bunch of great reviews from everyone there.

Anyway I just found it on walmart for $297 shipped($15 tax how did that happen) so maybe I'll give them a call to see if it's in stock and I might get it today.
    
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i've just upgraded to the LED version of that monitor (VE278Q) and i've been very happy with it. excellent picture quality.
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This is the VE278Q which is different than the one you're looking at. But it looks like it has pretty minimal ghosting. No idea if it's actually the same panel in there. ASUS has been known to change out parts sources for their monitors. They dont actually make the LCD panels they just put them in the monitors.

http://www.digitalversus.com/asus-ve...10137_150.html
    
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