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    I'm looking to get a monitor to put on my desk between 21 and 24 inches, for no more than £130, with HDMI and preferably built in speakers.
    I will be using it just to connect to my laptop for a bigger screen essentialy to do uni work, browse internet etc. I also thinking of connecting it up to my xbox 360

    Im stuck in deciding what screen size to go far, as i fear 24 inchs will take up too much desk space (although i've not physically seen that size in real life). I also get confused by widescreen, does that mean parts of screen will be blacked out?

    Just looking for any recommendations
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    (Original post by printergirl)
    I'm looking to get a monitor to put on my desk between 21 and 24 inches, for no more than £130, with HDMI and preferably built in speakers.
    I will be using it just to connect to my laptop for a bigger screen essentialy to do uni work, browse internet etc. I also thinking of connecting it up to my xbox 360

    Im stuck in deciding what screen size to go far, as i fear 24 inchs will take up too much desk space (although i've not physically seen that size in real life). I also get confused by widescreen, does that mean parts of screen will be blacked out?

    Just looking for any recommendations
    get those with think frames. that way more screen less space.
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    £127


    http://www.ebuyer.com/612647-aoc-i23...onitor-i2367fm


    Technical Specification
    Display
    • 23" Screen
    • IPS Panel
    • Resolution 1920 x 1080
    • Full HD
    • Contrast ratio 1000:1 (typical)
    • Aspect ratio 16:9
    • Brightness 250 cd/m²
    • Response time 5ms
    • Viewing angle 178° / 178°
    • Pixel pitch 0.265 x 0.265mm
    • Colour depth 16.7M

    Power
    • Power supply: DC 110 - 240V
    • Power consumption 25W
    • Power consumption Standby mode 0.5W

    Connectivity
    • VGA
    • HDMI x2

    Features
    • Speakers
    • Eco mode
    • Kensington security lock
    • Audio out
    • i-Menu

    Dimensions
    • 531.4 x 394.4 x 120.6mm (WxHxD)






    EDIT: Disregard first post.
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    (Original post by Amphiprion)
    £127


    http://www.ebuyer.com/612647-aoc-i23...onitor-i2367fm


    Technical Specification
    Display
    • 23" Screen
    • IPS Panel
    • Resolution 1920 x 1080
    • Full HD
    • Contrast ratio 1000:1 (typical)
    • Aspect ratio 16:9
    • Brightness 250 cd/m²
    • Response time 5ms
    • Viewing angle 178° / 178°
    • Pixel pitch 0.265 x 0.265mm
    • Colour depth 16.7M

    Power
    • Power supply: DC 110 - 240V
    • Power consumption 25W
    • Power consumption Standby mode 0.5W

    Connectivity
    • VGA
    • HDMI x2

    Features
    • Speakers
    • Eco mode
    • Kensington security lock
    • Audio out
    • i-Menu

    Dimensions
    • 531.4 x 394.4 x 120.6mm (WxHxD)






    EDIT: Disregard first post.
    are there any cheaper monitors?
    what about this http://www.ebuyer.com/519826-benq-gl...u-9h-l7cla-dbe
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    (Original post by printergirl)
    are there any cheaper monitors?
    what about this http://www.ebuyer.com/519826-benq-gl...u-9h-l7cla-dbe
    There is not an awful lot of different between the one I posted and the one you have, other than price ofcourse. I personally just think the first one looks nicer and it is an IPS screen.

    Difference between IPS:

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    (Original post by Amphiprion)
    There is not an awful lot of different between the one I posted and the one you have, other than price ofcourse. I personally just think the first one looks nicer and it is an IPS screen.

    Difference between IPS:


    I know it has been a while was about the purchased the one you mentioned, but then saw this on amazon
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/AOC-I2369VM-...ds=aoc+monitor
    Not much differences , is either better/worse than the other?
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    (Original post by printergirl)
    I know it has been a while was about the purchased the one you mentioned, but then saw this on amazon
    http://www.amazon.co.uk/AOC-I2369VM-...ds=aoc+monitor
    Not much differences , is either better/worse than the other?
    I think the Ebuyer one is probably better all round plus you're more likely to get support etc. from Ebuyer if necessary at anypoint.
 
 
 
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