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Old 07-22-2004, 10:12 PM   #11 (permalink)
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BUY MIINEE!!!! haha.. its a 17" white CRT
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Old 07-22-2004, 11:27 PM   #12 (permalink)
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If I buy an OEM cpu what else will I need to buy and how much will that be?
OEM means that you only get the cpu, you will have to buy a heatsink and fan and you can get one for $15 to $50 depending on your needs..
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Old 07-23-2004, 12:43 AM   #13 (permalink)
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here... check this one out $169
http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...116-302&depa=0
Well what is going to be better. That one or this one which is a CRT but flat http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...116-232&depa=0

and do those stupid birds come off hahaha
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Old 07-23-2004, 12:53 AM   #14 (permalink)
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I am using Viewsonic 21" (and strictly wont recommend it)

best is Iiyama (as if its available in ur area), i could have gone for iiyama, but it wasnt available in 20/21" at that time. eventually I had to buy Viewsonic, though its cool looking, thin frame wider looking screen.

for gaming, go for responce time = 16ms

contrast ration though wont effect that much, 400:1 will do good.

in CPU, what you have to buy extra is: FAN and a good thermal paste (i used Artic Silver 5, very nice performance)
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Old 07-23-2004, 02:13 AM   #15 (permalink)
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some one can correct me if im rong but... CRT's arnt like CPU's or gfx cards, im not shur how much of a diff u would c between any CRT's witch are the same size.

all CRT's already have better brightness/contrast ratio compaird to LCD's.

some CRT's have a lower Dot Pitch... but i dont think that can be noticed by the human eye.

i got the 19" orion flat screen CRT a year or so ago for like $160. hadnt had any trouble with it wat so ever. and if i ever get another one, il prolly get an even cheeper one.
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CRT's have a faster response time, are cheaper, and resolution changing is a lot better; LCD's are designed to work best at one resolution, and if this is changed the images can be kinda blurry and sometimes makes it hard to read text
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I recoment the Trinitron P780. It's what I use, and I wonder how I every managed to game without it.
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