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post #21 of 33
CRT=4:3=yuck. how can you not play in wide format? I would go with the Dell if I were you, or save some more cash and find a deal on a u2711, one of the best if not the best on the market.
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post #22 of 33
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Originally Posted by RussianJ View Post
Correction, 2407

Not an ips(?), but is a 1200 vs 1080
I'm not sure about that one. Even if it was an IPS, it's an older model, and probably has lots of ghosting and input lag compared to the U2311h and U2211h

After using IPS, TN will look like crap. It's definitely worth it to go IPS.
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Looks like an ips then. Is the current prices decent for a 2211? Or worth waiting?
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post #24 of 33
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Looks like an ips then. Is the current prices decent for a 2211? Or worth waiting?
Dell does have sales once in a while but I don't think it's worth the wait

Don't know if there currently is one. I don't follow the prices too accurately.
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post #25 of 33
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
If you pick up a sony trinitron (only the high end ones), it will have better image quality than any LCD and it will also have a FLAT image, unlike low end CRT monitors. The downside? Those often weight 40kg, lol
Had one of these back in the day,( few years ago). Used the big Sony over my 15 inch LCD cuz the picture was night and day better on the old Trinitron.

Was huge and heavy though. Form factor didn't matter then I moved to a house with a little smaller room for the office and got a new desk and I need as much space as I can get (wall mount FTW).

That old Sony monitor was so heavy it slightly bent the wood monitor shelf built on to my old desk, not to mention it protruded like three feet from the wall too! Ah, those were the days.
    
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post #26 of 33
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Looks like 230 right now for the 2211
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post #27 of 33
The u2211h is 21.5"
The u2311h is 23"

You decide if that difference is worth the price
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post #28 of 33
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
The u2211h is 21.5"
The u2311h is 23"

You decide if that difference is worth the price
You can use code VR9M094JL?RXBK to take 10% off the U2311h for a total of $288 + tax? + free s/h.
post #29 of 33
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You can use code VR9M094JL?RXBK to take 10% off the U2311h for a total of $288 + tax? + free s/h.
That would be just a hair over 300.. Hm..

Is the extra 1.5" worth the extra $60?
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post #30 of 33
IMO yes
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