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Decent LCD for under £150?

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My requirements are:
1080p (I watch a lot of TV on my rig)
HDMI, DVI and VGA (could probably live without HDMI but it would be very nice)
HDCP
Nice looks
Adjustable stand (VESA wall mount ability would be nice)

Would be used in conjunction with a 1GB GTX 460.

Size isn't too much of an issue, but as long as it's not as wide as 2x17" (with 1 inch bezels each side) side by side, it'll be OK.

Brands I like = Dell, HP, Samsung, LG
Brands I hate = AOC (but would consider it), any cheap crap.

I use the monitor for gaming and photography work via the sigrig (which would be DVI). Occasionally I'd connect my laptops (HP dv6, HP Mini 210, Toshiba L300) or other desktops via VGA. HDMI would be used for anything that supports it.

Max price is £150. It's being bought as a birthday present for me, so the limit is hard and fast (give or take £5)
Shops, I'll buy from anywhere in the UK, preferably Ebuyer, Scan or CCLonline.com. NOT eBay preferably.

Any help would be appreciated.
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http://www.overclock.net/video/95559...2450-24-a.html

:-)

Great screen, I have 3... Hating having to let two go.
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Unfortunately, it's got to be from a retailer (grandparents are buying it for me), but thanks anyway
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ASUS VH238H is a pretty nice monitor, not one of your suggested companies but do what you will.
Also don't live in the UK but I'm sure you can find it.
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Not available in the UK under £150. Can find it at one place at £180 but that's it.
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