Flat screen advice

  wotbus@ 19:27 11 Dec 2006
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I have narrowed my Christmas present down to 2, and here's the indecision ;-)
Specs are much the same, but (A) 4ms response time and 2000:1 contrast and (B) 2ms response time and 700:1 contrast.
It will be used mainly for office work and Flt Sim, no games. Any advice welcome.

  Mr Mistoffelees 19:39 11 Dec 2006

Go with (A), 4ms is plenty fast enough and to achieve a contrast ratio so high it must be a PVA or MVA LCD panel whereas the other one is likely to be a TN panel.

  wotbus@ 19:43 11 Dec 2006

Thanks for that Mr Mistoffelees. As I am breaking new ground would you care to explain PVA/MVA against TN? Is one better/newer than the other? Umm, laymans terms also, thanks.

  wotbus@ 19:45 11 Dec 2006

The models in question are LG (4ms/2000) and Samsung (2ms/700), just in case anyone is wondering.

  postie24 19:49 11 Dec 2006
  wotbus@ 19:56 11 Dec 2006

Great postie24, just what I wanted. Thanks for the link.

  postie24 20:08 11 Dec 2006

Thats ok,glad it helped,cheers,postie24

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