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I have a 22 inch monitor which is my "old" monitor -- I replaced it since I've had it for 4 years and felt the need to get something new. It also has some sort of problem where you have to tap it when you start it up (sometimes).

I now have an expensive 27 inch monitor (1920x1080).

The 22 inch monitor is 1680x1050.

Would eyefinity work at all if I added an additional 22 inch 1680x1050 monitor (same one, bought cheaply), so my center screen is 5 inches larger and surrounding monitors are smaller?

Not sure if it would look right or not. I'd love to do eyefinity with three of my 27 inch monitors, but even on a great sale they're $320.
    
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Eyefinity requires the same resolution on each display. Not physically though. You can just set it to put 1680x1050 on every monitor. Put 1:1 scaling on the huge monitor and it will look good (aside from the fact that the 27" a lot larger than the side monitors). All monitors will run at 1680x1050
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You could do a 30 inch monitor with 2 vertical 24 inch monitors. For this, you might want 20-23" monitors that are horizontal to use eyefinity. However, if you want to keep them horizontal, You need the same resolution. Just listen to De-Zant.
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You could do a 30 inch monitor with 2 vertical 24 inch monitors. For this, you might want 20-23" monitors that are horizontal to use eyefinity. However, if you want to keep them horizontal, You need the same resolution. Just listen to De-Zant.
You cannot do portrait - landscape - portrait setups with eyefinity either.

It will be 3x same resolution. PERIOD.
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What everyone else has said; you could but you'd have to scale your 27'' to 1680x1050.
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i have two 20 inch acers(at 1680X1050) and one 21 inch(at 1920X1080)...I just set the eyefinity resolution to 5040X1050(essentially 2 1680X1050) and it works fine..
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