[clug-talk] LCD Monitor

Darren L xlr8me at gmail.com
Thu May 11 20:37:38 PDT 2006


Have two 17" Benq's, had no problems with them at all.

I like the colors in the Viewsonic better though.

Note:  these LCDs are at work, so they not only run with Windows, but have
not been properly color calibrated.  Got me a 21" CRT at home :D



On 5/11/06, Shawn <sgrover at open2space.com> wrote:
>
> On Thursday 11 May 2006 18:06, Mike Bougie wrote:
> > Or does nyone have any recommendations? I don't play games, but I watch
> > _LOTS_ to movies and television shows on my rig, so I'm needing
> > something with decent refresh rates.
>
> I grabbed the cheapest 17" Benq (the FP71G+) from MemoryExpress about 6
> months
> ago, and use it for all the above - without any noticiable performance
> problems.  The monitor just works, and has been reliable.  The only thing
> I
> find odd is when I'm changing screen resolutions - the monitor expects
> some
> specific resolutions, and lets you know when it's using a non-standard
> one.
> But, after the notice, it just displays what it's told.
>
> I find it odd the dell you listed is using the FP characters in it's model
> number - maybe it's just a rebranded Benq?  Dell has been known to rebrand
> other equipment before - maybe you can find the original brand for a few
> bucks less?
>
> I've never gone wrong with any ViewSonic monitor.  I would buy another in
> a
> heartbeat.
>
> HTH.
>
> Shawn
>
>
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