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Old 01-08-2007, 11:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I want to get a decent 19-21 inch LCD monitor. I want a one that will do good with gaming and I just woundered if anyone had any suggestions?
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For gaming, I recommend a full-screen monitor. I'm not sure if games support widescreen, but somebody can back me up on that. What video card are you running? Does it have a DVI input or VGA?

If you're looking for a CHEAP monitor, this is a good buy. $189.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824009100
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The world is going widescreen...I bet all new games will eventually support widescreen if they dont already...

go viewsonic, samsung, acer...but really the lcd market has leveled a bit...they are all decent...go visually look at some at best buy, and read reviews online...get less than 6ms response time and a high contrast ratio like 1000:1...
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I have a 7900GS and it has both of them. I want something that is affordable but shows a great picture. My friend has an acer and he said that it looks pixelated. But IDK.
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SCEPTRE X20WG-Naga Black 20.1" 5ms (GTG) DVI Widescreen LCD Monitor 300 cd/m2 1000:1 Built in Speakers - Retail

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824112006

I have it, I love it. Not a single dead pixel. There is no ghosting as all. 1680x1050, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 5ms response, DVI. Widescreen rocks.
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Thanks to all who helped. I liked the Scepter the best. Thanks a lot guys!!!
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Missed that one, looks great!
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Oh, and be sure to let us know how you like it
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