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    Here we go, another "suggest me a ...." thread.

    I have finally lost hope for fixing my previous two monitors (details here) and looking for a new one. I'd love to hear some suggestions about which ones I should take a look at. So please suggest me considering following points:

    1. My budget is around 12k-15k. But I can raise it if there is really good reason to do so.

    2. Hopefully it would be an IPS panel. Though I'm a bit confused on the matter of response time vs colour/contrast.

    3. Anti glare is a must. Thanks to my landlord's decision to include floor to ceiling windows on a bedroom, my room is exceptionally bright. Though no windows or other ligth sources are directly opposite of the screen, I don't like looking at the reflection of my face during a dark scene of a movie.

    4. I think 1080p is enough. Trying to use photoshop on my sister's qHD (3200x1800) ultrabook makes me sceptical about very high resolutions.

    5. Good build quality is welcomed. My last Samsung P2050 lacked a lot in this field.

    6. Any other technology/feature I should be caring about? I haven't been up to date with the display technologies for a long time. Also I'd be upgrading rest of my PC soon, so it'd be great if everything is compatible at that time.

    Thanks for any suggestion you make.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nirzhar Uchiha View Post
    This one looks so perfect... but it must have some flaws to be in this price range with all these features, doesn't it?

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    Quote Originally Posted by aaz_swapnil View Post
    This one looks so perfect... but it must have some flaws to be in this price range with all these features, doesn't it?
    It is pretty good. If you don't wanna go over 21.5 or can't go near 23k-ish, this is probably the best. I am using it. You can ask me any question, even regarding buying from PCWR.


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    Asus VX229h or Viewsonic VX 2270s

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    Quote Originally Posted by Nirzhar Uchiha View Post
    thats 15k in dhaka to be exact

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    well , I think 15k is the highest price point for a 21.5" monitor .. so it shouldnt have any hidden "flaws"

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    So, considering your suggestions and a little bit looking around in web, the choices are narrowed down to these 3:

    Asus VX229H, LG 22MP65HQ, ViewSonic VX2270S.

    Asus one looks really nice. But the viewsonic one looks sturdy. LG one has VESA wall mount which the other two doesn't have. It also mentions "flicker safe" feature, which I think the other two might also have but did not mention.

    If the asus one is better or equal on image quality to the other two, I'll get that. It looks really nice when turned off (though I've only seen pictures).

    Also there was Dell S2240L, but it is too glossy to be considered.

    Quote Originally Posted by Frank3nst3in View Post
    It is pretty good. If you don't wanna go over 21.5 or can't go near 23k-ish, this is probably the best. I am using it. You can ask me any question, even regarding buying from PCWR.
    I would have to buy it from chittagong, buying it from Rajshahi might cause problems later if warranty service is needed. I have one question, how reliable is that stand? It looks really good, but will it last? Especially the hinge that lets the monitor tilt? My mom broke my samsung at that hinge while cleaning, but it was very poorly designed. As this monitor doesn't have wall mount, if the stand breaks it would be unusable.

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    Quote Originally Posted by aaz_swapnil View Post
    I have one question, how reliable is that stand? It looks really good, but will it last? Especially the hinge that lets the monitor tilt? My mom broke my samsung at that hinge while cleaning, but it was very poorly designed. As this monitor doesn't have wall mount, if the stand breaks it would be unusable.
    I haven't faced any problem with it, yet. It's very easy to tilt. The hinge is smooth too.


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