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post #11 of 33
Samsung TNs are absolutely a great buy when you just can't afford IPS. This is a nice LED at a decent price. Edit: Wasn't aware of any IPS at the same price. Nice to know, but I'm happy with my T240HD for now.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 3/11/11 at 8:12am
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Yeah, this one's actually less than the Samsung: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-524-_-Product
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I've never really compared TN and IPS side by side. I would love to get a tri monitor setup some day but I would want to compare the two side by side visually so I can decide which way to go.
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post #14 of 33
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Originally Posted by pursuinginsanity View Post
Hey, I wasn't arguing for the TN panels at all. I just ordered a U2311H. That's why I said "who would buy this, then?"

If Samsung wanted to price this competitively, it needs to be around 190-200.

I posted the wiki link because "GTech" asked "what is an IPS monitor?"
I was actually supporting you by giving an example of an IPS monitor. Sorry, if sounded like the other way around.

And I saw your post after GTech edited his. So I didn't really understand all the sources being posted lol. But, don't hesitate to check out that TFTcentral as you can see how your new U2311H stacks up against the higher end (does pretty good).
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At $266 you can wait for a U2311H to go on sale and get an E-IPS panel that's the same size. If you going to argue about response time, wait for some actual reviews comparing it to other monitors. The response time spec is a load of BS just like the contrast ratio spec. Input lag is something gamers should worry about also and is usually never mentioned by manufacturers.

And if we are going to keep posting sources of info for LCDs, I'll just leave this here:
http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/articles.htm
What I have found, from experience, is that MFGs will almost never list the important specs on a piece of hardware, furthermore, they will even hide the important ones, so they can sell their products even to the technically savvy users out there. That to me is rather underhanded.

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So, for the record, which is the best type of IPS Monitor? Is LED better than IPS?
Edited by _GTech - 3/12/11 at 8:40am
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post #16 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jinto View Post
This monitor was released early last year correct? I'm currently using the XL2370 2009 LED model. I'm looking to buy the new Samsung SA950 that was revealed this past January at CES.

http://ces.cnet.com/8301-32254_1-20026437-283.html
Yea this is old news, I've had this monitor for 8 months now. Pretty decent monitor, although the stand is flimsy and it has more bleeding around the edges than my LCD monitor does.
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post #17 of 33
Can buy it open box from amazon for $223. Pretty good deal imo.
    
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post #18 of 33
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Yea this is old news, I've had this monitor for 8 months now. Pretty decent monitor, although the stand is flimsy and it has more bleeding around the edges than my LCD monitor does.
I have this monitor too, please elaborate what you mean by that?
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I have this monitor too, please elaborate what you mean by that?
He probably means the monitor isn't completely dark and has a bit of flash clouding around the bottom(at least thats what mines has and is the only problem I have with this monitor). You can tell whenever the screen is in a dark picture.
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I don't seem to have that O.o
Yay lucky meeeee
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