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I am looking for a 24" monitor I can use with my laptop for my dorm. I am really looking for one that has at least 4 USB ports so I can use it as somewhat of a docking station. I would like to spend around $250, obviously the less, the better. Connections don't bother me too much as I will just buy the adapter for my Macbook.

I think this may be the one...
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...&Tpk=acer%2024

Thanks for the help!

EDIT: Forgot to mention that it will be used primarily for word processing, movies, and the web. I won't be playing any games.
    
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I've been using a 17" Acer monitor for like 6 or 7 years now. At the moment, I only hook it up when I need a second monitor for whatever reason, but it is still kicking. No dead pixels or anything.
 
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Yeap...I can attest to ACER monitors that they are good...but not in terms of colour and such and viewing angles. But they do the job, been using them for 65 years now and they still work. I moved up to ASUS monitors but I look up to how cheap and effective ACER monitors can be.
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Acer monitors are great. I have sold many many many of them! All PC's i build i typically package with an acer monitor. Its just hard to beat the quality for the price. Keep in mind, there are only a few major companies that actually build the LCD panels, most companies just bolt the panel into their own frame. So hp, dell, acer, aoc, viewsonic...etc may all be using the same panel made by LG....
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I've had my 22" LCD Acer monitor for almost three years now. It's still in great condition.
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I've had my Acer H233H for three years now and it's still running like a champ!
    
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Same here...not the best color/viewing angles but they do the job and they are cheap!
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acer is great for the money. if ur looking for a cheap 1080p 22-23 inch monitor for under 200$ acer offers the best. If you want to go for brand names like Samsung and LG, you will pay a lot more for a slight increase in performance but they are obviously better because they are the leading companies in the TV/monitor market.
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For TN panels you can't beat Acer unless you find something on sale...
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Thanks for the insight guys! Too bad that Acer is no longer available on Newegg... I think I have narrowed down my choices to these two based on posts here and reviews elsewhere. However, what is the difference between them? I'm assuming one is the newer mode?

ASUS VW246H
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236102


Asus VE248H
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236049
    
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