[sclug] Flat-screen monitors

ed ed at s5h.net
Mon Jan 8 18:30:11 UTC 2007

On Mon, 08 Jan 2007 15:38:26 +0000
David Given <dg at cowlark.com> wrote:

> I've finally got sick of my 14" CRT monitor. I want a 17" flat-screen.
> Anything in particular I should look for / avoid? Brands,
> technologies, etc? (I do want TFT vs. LCD, don't I?)
> My video card has a digital output connector. At 1280x1024, am I
> going to gain much by getting a monitor that connects to this instead
> of to a tradition VGA port?

avoid CRT. TFT is more economic on electricity, gives out less heat,
gives more desk space.

ebuyer is a good source for tft's.

Regards, Ed                      :: http://s5h.net/u?l
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