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Old November 30, 2012, 11:59 AM
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Default Need to find a monitor for $100

Need a new LCD monitor for ~$100, could be a Benq, preferably 21-22".

It's for the kid's rig, so image quality isn't paramount.

Any people got any good deals out there? Preferably something that's available locally in Winnipeg.
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Old November 30, 2012, 12:07 PM
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Staples is probably the best place to check for that kind of thing.
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Old November 30, 2012, 06:35 PM
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If you could stretch to $109.99+taxes then here:
BenQ G2255 21.5in Widescreen LCD at Memory Express
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Old December 3, 2012, 06:55 AM
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I actually got this one BenQ GW2250 21.5in - $119.99 at Memory Express and pricematched it to NCIX at $109.99. Picked it up on Saturday, should fit the bill very nicely.

Thanks.

EDIT: Also, apparently there's a $10 enviro fee whenever you buy a new display of any kind. This was news to me, and kind of caught me off guard. I haven't bought a monitor since I bought my 24" four years ago.
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I picked up a pair of LG E2040 LED screens. They sit on either side of an LG W2442PA which is an LCD. Side by side I can see the difference LED makes and someday will replace the centre screen with an LG 24" LED. I paid $89 each for the LG at The Source on clearance. I've had good experience buying from Memory Express.com and they will match any on-line Canadian price eg Newegg.ca or NCIX, if they stock it. And they have a flat shipping fee of $4.99 CDN. I have not found prices as favourable at my local Staples, but you could hit a sale. I've stuck with LG because I like their products, served me well. Life is Good eh? I use ShopBot.ca to quickly find the lowest advertised price, works well.
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