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Hey,

What monitor do you recommend I get based on my sig rig. I want a monitor between 23-24", and have a budget of $250. What would you recommend I get as I game somewhat and use it for school work? Going to buy today most likely from frys!

Thanks for your input!
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Try to find a Dell UltraSharp U2311H on sale.

IPS>>>TN.
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I like my 120hz TN lg monitor. I would go for what fits your fancy, But i been a gamer a long time. Tn are better for games lower ms refresh rates. I got a 42 plasma for movies and such . but the 120hz helps with fps. BUT isp are nicer for color. tns seem more washed out then isp.
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Hmmm, I don't think fry's carry's any of the dell monitors. Any other input for a monitor recommendation?
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Originally Posted by v639dragoon View Post
Hmmm, I don't think fry's carry's any of the dell monitors. Any other input for a monitor recommendation?
Asus and Samsung monitors have some of the best TN panels (in my experience). There's no need to buy a 120Hz monitor, unless you decide you want 3D.

Here are my recommendations:

23'':
LED: Asus VH238H
CCFL: Asus VH232H
23.6'':
LED: Asus VE247H
CCFL: Asus VH242H
24'':
CCFL: Asus VW246H
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