Looking for good LED-backlit 1920x1080 monitors

They make noise, too.

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quicksilver
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Looking for good LED-backlit 1920x1080 monitors

Post by quicksilver » Mon Apr 26, 2010 8:41 am

I'm wondering if folks have suggestions for good LED-backlit monitors with at least 1920x1080 resolution. I'm planning to buy two of them, so price is a factor. However, I'm also going to be staring at them all day every day, so they need to be good quality.

Thanks for any help.

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Post by CA_Steve » Tue Apr 27, 2010 8:04 am

If you want TN, moderate gamut and low power, I like Dell's G2410. My two consume ~15W ea. Current pricing is ~$260ea via Bing shopping.

If you want high gamut, better color accuracy, and higher power use, go S-IPS. Don't have a model suggestion.
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Post by quest_for_silence » Tue Apr 27, 2010 1:06 pm

A good candidate might be the LG W2363D.

And if you don't mind about LED, also the Dell U2410.

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Post by lor77 » Tue Apr 27, 2010 1:09 pm

Dell U2410 SIPS panel
You will not regret it!!
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Post by cmthomson » Tue Apr 27, 2010 2:02 pm

I've been really happy with my Samsung 244T. Outstanding color accuracy, very good sharpness, wide horizontal viewing angle.

OTOH, power supply does buzz a tiny bit (~18 dB or so), narrow vertical viewing angle.
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Benq G2420HD

Post by adisega » Mon May 03, 2010 11:50 am

Around my end of the world, this monitor is the cheapest 24". Surprisingly, it is not bad at all, see link below:

http://www.testfreaks.co.uk/monitors/benq-g2420hd/

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