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Old 05-14-2005, 12:05 PM   #1
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Dell 20 inch widescreen LCD



Model 2005PW...same screen as the Apple Cinema..but cost alot less from Tigerdirect...$680cdn....any opinions?
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:09 PM   #2
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I have one and love it.
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:32 PM   #3
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wow that's a nice monitor!
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:43 PM   #4
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I want that bad
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:44 PM   #5
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:46 PM   #6
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great monitor! have u ever purchased from that site? are they reliable?
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Old 05-14-2005, 12:52 PM   #7
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the widescreen has backlight leakage problems, do some searches you'll see what i mean. I've got the 2001fp, its great, I get a little gosting with halo connected to svideo
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Old 05-14-2005, 04:13 PM   #8
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the widescreen has backlight leakage problems, do some searches you'll see what i mean. I've got the 2001fp, its great, I get a little gosting with halo connected to svideo

Buy the extended warenty.
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Old 05-14-2005, 04:42 PM   #9
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Model 2005PW...same screen as the Apple Cinema..but cost alot less from Tigerdirect...$680cdn....any opinions?

please add shipping, duty and applicable taxes, it will be ridiculous. I was all over the new dell display until i did a little math.

I looked at both 20" and 24", looked amazing, but you will be lucky if you receive a perfect spotless display.
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Old 05-14-2005, 05:09 PM   #10
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yes i bought one from ebay then shipping and taxes... it came down to like 820 dollars.... still saved a buck or two lol.... But then I found a dead pixel too... but it doesnt bother me i cant even find it sometimes. But its a great Monitor.
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Old 05-15-2005, 12:53 PM   #11
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Ive been looking for a good deal on this monitor for a while now, just waiting for a good price to come up.

Youre saying that this monitor is on Tiger Direct for $680?! Post a link! They are $949 on dell.ca right now!
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Old 05-15-2005, 03:22 PM   #12
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aren't CRT's better than LCD's?

* poorer viewing angle
* higher price
* problems with contrast ratio and response time
* less accurate colour performance

i know designer's can't use LCD monitors,
but for games, which would be better? =/
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CRT definitely for games
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Old 05-15-2005, 08:46 PM   #14
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but cost alot less from Tigerdirect...$680cdn
Hmm, I just checked their website and it says that the monitor is no longer available

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...?Sku=D100-2006

Do you have a link to where you saw that advertised price?
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Old 05-17-2005, 11:04 AM   #15
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Hmm, I just checked their website and it says that the monitor is no longer available

http://www.tigerdirect.ca/applicatio...?Sku=D100-2006

Do you have a link to where you saw that advertised price?
hate to say this but I think I got the last one...ordered it on Saturday and they had two left..next day it was sold out...my monitor is on route as I type...yeeha.
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