Looking for a New monitor (details inside)
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January 30, 2013, 08:13 AM
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Markham, Ontario
My System Specs
IPS monitor for $220 ish with great viewing angles, speakers, LG's FPR 3d (gimmick IMHO), dual HDMI, single DVI and VGA. This is Canadian price, not sure where you are...
It also has a height adjustable stand, and with custom timings from an AMD or nVidia video card can do 72hz (confirmed).
Why bother with this other stuff when you can get high quality for an inexpensive price?
If I was in your situation this is 100% the monitor I'd go with, no holds barred.
Even if you are sitting right in front of it, a TN monitor at 24" will still have darker top and brighter bottom characteristics. It's not horrible, and generally not a problem during gaming, but with solid blocks of color, like a colored background on text, you'll possibly notice it, regardless of where you sit.
My only recommendation of TN screens is if you absolutely need 120hz as they are currently the only ones that are sold with that feature.
Here's a link:
ASUS - Display- ASUS VG23AH
Xeven: How about 10^8.450980400142567e-001
-as a possible replacement for "10e"
Last edited by 10e; January 30, 2013 at
My System Specs
EVGA P55 FTW
i7 860 @ 4.0Ghz 20x200BCLK
8GB - G.Skill F3-12800CL9D-4GBRL (2 kits of 2GB)
XFX 5870 @ 900/1300
2x Seagate 320GB 2.5"
Lian-Li PC-7FWB Window for Windows :)
Built in Realtek ALC889
LG BluRay Writer/Reader
Windows 7 Ultimate x64, WinXP x64 SP3 Dualie boots
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