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Old 12-14-2006, 07:15 PM   #1 (permalink)
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what type of monitor should i get for gameing? full screen or wide screen?

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Not all game support wide screen.


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For gaming I would go with full screen but that's just my opinion.

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Old 12-14-2006, 09:07 PM   #4 (permalink)
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okay thats what i was thinkin... and um the lower the ms the fast the speed right?
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Old 12-14-2006, 09:08 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I own one, and it's so much nicer then a full.

If a game dosen't support it, its fairly easy to hack it or edit certain files.

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