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I have a U2311H and love it! There really is a big difference. I thought it was going to be like gonig from a standard keyboard to a mechanical where there is a difference, but it was completely over-exaggerated.

But, going from my Dell 24" TN as primary monitor to my 23" Dell U2311H, the difference in colour is stunning. Everything is so much more vibrant. It really is a big step up!
Thanks for the input

You really convinced me, Dell Ultrasharp U2311H is my next purchase
    
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Alright, I contacted the eBay seller, he said I'd have a 3 year warranty, does it sound good?

I might order it off him!
    
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Alright, I contacted the eBay seller, he said I'd have a 3 year warranty, does it sound good?

I might order it off him!
I believe the only way you get the warranty is if you have the original invoice when the guy bought the monitor because when you start an rma, it will ask you for a copy of it.
    
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I believe the only way you get the warranty is if you have the original invoice when the guy bought the monitor because when you start an rma, it will ask you for a copy of it.
Can anyone actually confirm that?

I'm still debating wether I should buy one of these Dell or stay with my Acer...

I could spend the money on upcoming PC games
    
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I had a really nice 24" Samsung TN panel, and upgraded to the Dell. Night and Day difference. Colors POP, NO back-light bleeding, and no Ghosting like some IPS panels. I am very happy with mine, and would buy it again. (I bought from Dell. You can catch them on sale too). If in doubt, and want to skip any drama, buy it straight from Dell. http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/p...9&sku=320-9270

Couple of reviews for you to read:

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/dell_u2311h.htm

http://www.flatpanelshd.com/review.p...&id=1275291737
 
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Maybe save up for a 2560x1440/1600? Only thing better that I can think of.
    
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Maybe save up for a 2560x1440/1600? Only thing better that I can think of.
Some CRT monitors beat those. Like mine should, but this has some issues I must resolve first.
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I don't know to be honest...

I would like to see by my own eyes the difference between TN Panel and IPS... I don't want to spend 200€ on an IPS monitor then find out it wasn't worth it

Is there any review about this showing the differences? or some video?

Maybe I'll just wait until I can afford a Dell U2711 next Christmas... What you guys think? Should I pull the trigger on the U2311H or wait?
    
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Is there any review about this showing the differences? or some video?
You can't see the greatness of IPS panels by viewing it through your TN panel
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