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Originally Posted by killeraxemannic View Post
I have the exact ASUS that you were looking at. In short its a great monitor, and I like it a lot especially because I paid $289 for it six months ago! You could not touch a monitor this size for a decent price then.

The colors on it are strange honestly. It took a massive amount of tweaking to get the colors and pictures correct. If you end up with the ASUS plan on spending a good hour tweaking it to your liking.

If cost was no option I would have gotten a samsung LED.

In the end I am more than happy with my ASUS though!
Good points here, you will be happy with asus, just happier with samsung!
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if you are, or know a sams club member.....I've seen it many a time walking through, but really have no reason to buy it, even at the great price of $280

http://www.samsclub.com/sams/shop/pr...navAction=push
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if you are, or know a sams club member.....I've seen it many a time walking through, but really have no reason to buy it, even at the great price of $280

http://www.samsclub.com/sams/shop/pr...navAction=push
i saw it at my local Costco for $300, so another place to check if people are looking to buy at a B&M.
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what's the highest resolution on the samsung?
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what's the highest resolution on the samsung?
All 3 are 1920 x 1080.

The OP has probably already made his purchase, but I would have chosen Viewsonic for their pixel policy. (i.e. zero dead/bright/stuck pixels.)
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I have experience with the Asus smaller brother the 25.5" - awesome monitor is all that I can say, you can't go wrong if you go Asus, always top notch in quality and picture (I have three of them, so a small sampling to go by )
+1 for the Asus. I to have 3 and cant beat'em for the price/performance/size.
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