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Old 05-06-2011, 06:54 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Which do you have. What are the pros and cons of both? I have dual.


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Single, just cant afford duals, or anything newer than my 4:3 17 inch

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Running dual 25" (24.6") HannsG monitors on my home machine, dual 19" Acers on my PC at work. I can run with one but definitely prefer two.

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Old 05-06-2011, 07:56 PM   #4 (permalink)
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I am running two 23.6" Samsung monitors as the center and right displays and have a 19" Samsung on the right.

Personally I think you can never have to much screen real estate.
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Dual. I'm so much more productive with dual monitors. More real estate. Two 1920x1080 monitors have more screen real estate than one 30" 2560x1600 monitor and cost less than half, depending on where you look
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I have a Samsung 24" for my main desktop (gaming) machine. and 2 older model Dell 19" LCD on my "work"/folding machine.

But to be be honest. I am more partial to the single display simply cause I'm lazy... no need to shift my eyes/head as much.

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Single, but its 24'' HD with Pip.

If my desk had room i would have done two 20 or 22''.
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I have a VX2235wm Viewsonic 22" as my main but sometimes I have my netbook doing something too. It is kinda like having 2 monitors but one is way smaller then the other.
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I have two because the multi tasking is so much better. I can browse the internet and chat with people on the other screen. I love it.

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