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Thread: Good WS LCD monitor for 1080P ?
03-21-07, 12:07 PM #1
Good WS LCD monitor for 1080P ?
It'll mainly be for gaming and HD movies. lookinhg for around 27-30" suggestions ?ASUS P8P67 DLX | Core i7 2600k @ 5200Mh - CM Hyper 212+ | 2x4GB DDR3 Corsair Vengance 1600| 2x Sapphire Radeon HD 6970 2GB CrossFireX | 2 X WD Black 500GB HW-Raid 0 - 2 X WD GREEN 1.5TB (EARS) HW-RAID 1 | Corsair AX 1200
03-21-07, 12:33 PM #2
depends, how are you going to be inputting the 1080p, dvi or component?
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03-21-07, 01:29 PM #3
Try a TV... the Sharp LC32D62U is 1080p with 1920x1080 res.
Has 8 or 6 ms or something... Other possibilities too...but not <32". My Benq 24" has HDMI and is 1080P (unlike Dell's 24")... I think LG and Samsung might have soemthing too - not sure... but who cares they're all 24" and you want 27-30"...
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03-21-07, 02:07 PM #4
dosent matter dvi or component budgest around 1600 would be niceASUS P8P67 DLX | Core i7 2600k @ 5200Mh - CM Hyper 212+ | 2x4GB DDR3 Corsair Vengance 1600| 2x Sapphire Radeon HD 6970 2GB CrossFireX | 2 X WD Black 500GB HW-Raid 0 - 2 X WD GREEN 1.5TB (EARS) HW-RAID 1 | Corsair AX 1200
03-21-07, 11:42 PM #5
Oooooohhhhh 32" 1080p models from Sharp. After seeing this I read a few massive threads elsewhere and the '32gp1u' model sounds sweet. It's now on my short list beside the westy 37", which is nice but just a touch on the large side for my use and a smaller screen should have better pixel sharpness. It costs a bit more but the specs are a lot better and it has built-in tuners so it's not a 'pure monitor.' Although it's very new so there aren't a whole lot of user impressions the vast majority are very favorable. It has multiple digital inputs as well as analog, the only drawback input-wise is no VGA for xBox360, which doesn't matter to me at all, but it can do 1080p over component. I'm glad I saw this thread!
$1600 would buy you anything up to 37" models with room to spare, prices then seem to jump a fair amount to 42" models.There are three sides to any argument - side A, side B, and the Truth
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03-26-07, 01:00 PM #6
Deff recomend that Sharp 32": 6ms, 10000:1, 2x 1080p HDMI and 2x 1080p Component. Only MINOR issue is there's no DVI (but theres an HDMI slot w/ RCA, so you just need DVI-to-HDMI cable and a simple 3.5mm-to-RCA for the audio). We just got them at work, and we put it next to the 720p/1080i version to show off the difference, and it's HUGE (but I also noticed that the pixel construction is different, they're not the classic rectangular bars but instead the little hexagons like on most CRT monitors). Just wait a bit for newegg to get them in and they'll be just over $1k.
03-26-07, 10:30 PM #7
^ there are a few different versions of the 32" sharp some have hdmi some dont. Also there is a 37" version to consider as well .
03-26-07, 11:26 PM #8
I was looking at the new LCD's from sharp the 46" one, they got the Response time down to 4ms when the others are at 6.5ms-8ms. Looked sick when on display. Might just have to start saving for one.
03-27-07, 02:09 AM #9Originally Posted by OCnewbee
Although if OLED gets blues right I just might have to wait longer
03-27-07, 02:18 AM #10
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03-28-07, 10:15 AM #11Originally Posted by Douken
spectre and westinghouse are brands that go for about $1400-1500 for 42" 1080p, iirc... and 37" for $1000-1200...ASUS Crosshair V *Water* | FX-8320 Enzotech Sapphire CPU block | 8GB Mushkin 2133 | 6970 2GB | 256GB SSD | SB X-Fi Elite Pro | Corsair 520W Modular | 3x 26" Asus VW266H Eyefinity 5760x1200 | DDC pump with petra top @ 18w, Thermochill HE 120.3 w/ 3x120x38mm Deltas 152cfm on controller |
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03-28-07, 10:33 AM #12
yea i picked up a sammy 42in DLP for $1042, of course BB doesnt carry it anymore.
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