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Old 11-10-2008, 12:45 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm looking for a new 22" widescreen monitor for under $300... When I got my first one, a 19" widescreen, I just went out a got it without thinking.... it works great and I have had no problems but things don't seem as clear as some other monitors. Any ideas as to what I should get? I use my PC for nothing but gaming and my GFX card in an XFX 8800GS. Also I would like to avoid buying online so the stores around here are Walmart, Best Buy, Office Depot, Circuit City, and CPU USA. Any suggestions would be great!!!
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Old 11-10-2008, 01:09 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This one is almost the same as mine and it works really well. Asus - 22" Widescreen Flat-Panel LCD Monitor - Black - VK222H You can get mine for 200 now almost anywere. X223W
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Old 11-10-2008, 02:15 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Dells and Samsung are always good gamers, Benq monitors look great aesthetically but come at a premium, Acer is ok depends on the model they are generally cheap and cheerful, Viewsonics lean more towards photo reproduction and editting then gaming.
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I quite like my LG and that's a 22", can't remember exactly what model it is though. Dells are good as well (as long as they havn't changed for the worse)
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Old 11-15-2008, 12:54 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I just bought this 22" Widescreen. Its not one of the best quality brands but its working just fine for me and looks really good. For the price, $159.99, this CANNOT be beat. Heres the link to the Hanns-G 22" Widescreen

Hanns-G HG-216DPB 21.6" Widescreen LCD Monitor - 5ms, 1680x1050 (WSXGA+), 1000:1 Ratio, HDMI, VGA, Speakers, Black at TigerDirect.com

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IMHO you can never go wrong with a Samsung....they seem to have the most depth and color range....i just got a few 19" widescreens and i couldnt be happier
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IMHO you can never go wrong with a Samsung....they seem to have the most depth and color range....i just got a few 19" widescreens and i couldnt be happier
Yea Samsung's got it right on TVs and monitors, they're excellent quality.
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