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Old 12-19-2005, 12:53 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Dell 2005FPW 20.1" widescreen

So I understand that most of the new games support widescreen monitors and i am currently in the process of selling my current monitor which is getting $200 atm. For $200 more i could have this sweet monitor by dell.....

I took a look at it in person over a friend's apartment and it seemingly was flawless with movie playback and civilization IV. His comp can't run source games well or nothing like that so i am interested in hearing whether or not it could do well in such situations.

the **** monitor is huge and could easily get me to replace my 20" 4:3 tv with it as well since its viewing size is great for a dorm room / apartment room.

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Old 12-19-2005, 01:20 AM   #2 (permalink)
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i got the dell ultrasharp 20.1 widescreen lcd for $354 free shipping (it was on sale at but at least they still have their free shipping offer) and it's awsome playing games/dvds in widescreen (especially HL2,CS:Source,Far Cry,World of Warcrap in which these games support widescreen resolutions)


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Old 12-19-2005, 07:53 AM   #3 (permalink)
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I put on an order for the 2005FPW already. As far as I know, the only complaints against it were referring to its backlight bleeding issue, and its packaging. Otherwise it's a great monitor. Will have to wait and see.
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