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Old 03-15-2006, 02:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default I think Im gunna get a CRT

Ok so heres the deal, ive been using a Laptop for months now, and i went upstairs on my little brothers computer. Its a compaq with like a 17" CRT. and i saw the image quality and really noticed the Colours and No ghosting. It was a real eye-opener, because i have always disliked CRT's because the Eye strain id get in the school CRT's.

But this one didnt make my eyes sore, no flicker.

So because im on a budget and i dont want hassle from Dead pixels and native resolution, and also that i have a X1900XT and need to use it with higher resolutions than 1280x1024.

I want a CRT.

So what you think of this one at the very bottom:

Hyundai ImageQuest Q995 19'' Perfectly Flat CRT Monitor

Any other advice?

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Old 03-15-2006, 07:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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i don't think theres much to be said...

i love crt monitors, i just don't have the room for it because my desk is against a wall and vary narrow

go for it!!

also, a higher quality lcd will not have ghosting and a much higher quality. you just need to shoot for 8ms response time.


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Old 03-15-2006, 08:10 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I love crt's too, cept I dont have the room.....but my lcd is nice too

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Old 03-15-2006, 08:25 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Ya im in total cahoots with the CRT/LCD debacle. For me its High Res of a CRT vs convience of an LCD... :/
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Old 03-15-2006, 08:26 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I love my crt, only downside is amount of space it takes up and the weight.
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Old 03-15-2006, 09:26 PM   #6 (permalink)
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crt all the way moved wife to porch to makeroom for it
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Old 03-15-2006, 10:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
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hahahha, horrible in a comical way

but crt have everything... except my old crt weighed about 5 lbs more than my case with everything in it!! lol


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