What monitor to buy ?

  Steve Rugby 14:47 10 Jan 2004

I have £400 to spend on a new monitor. What should I buy, LCD or CRT ? I know CRT are big & heavy but I have plenty of room and also have better picture quality ? Whereas LCD are smaller, lighter and most probably in the next few years going overtake CRT as the most popular monitor. Your comments & recomendations please.

  g0nvs 15:37 10 Jan 2004

I have recently replaced my monitor from a 17" crt to a 17" tft.after a lot of searching I bought a LG 1710B .Beautiful display a fast response time (16 m/s)dvi input and a smashing monitor to look at, even when it's switched off !!

  Rayuk 15:39 10 Jan 2004

All depends what you are going to be using it for.
If you have high end graphics card for gaming and use high resolution 1600x1200 etc a crt is for you.

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