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Ok so I got a GTX 590, the main reason why I got the 590 is because it is cheaper than getting 2x 580s and it can run 3 displays on a single card being a dual GPU card.

The "Crème de la crème" of triple displays (that I think) is the Samsung MD230X3. But that thing comes at a ultra premium price range of $1800+

I am looking for suggestions for a cheaper alternative. Obviously anyone can get a triple display set up for well under $800. The only plus I see about the MD230 is that it has ultra thin bezels which are great for gaming or ultra high res photo editing.

Although I can afford to buy the MD230X3, I would like to see if there are any individual monitors out there that can be just as good as those for a triple display set up.

So my requirements are...

- 21 ~ 24inches widescreen
- Preferrably LED
- Thin Bezel
- 3D (120Hz) supported *not required but would be nice*

Are there any monitors out there that have slim bezels that can come close or better than what the MD230X3 has to offer?
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as far as i know the answer is no. that samsung bezel is very thin and in the best price for what you are getting. at that price however I would be more interested in getting three monitors that are IPS than just thin bezeled. if you have used eyefinity/sourround before then you will know that the bezels tend to melt away after only a minute or two.
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