Best monitors for back to school PCs

Buy a new monitor to lend some new life to your old PC

So you've bought a new PC or laptop for the school year, but you want more screen real estate. Or maybe your old PC is doing just fine, but you've got to use a larger screen for writing assignments and researching. We've listed a few good monitors you can buy to help out.

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Viewsonic VX2739wm

If you're purely after a very large LCD monitor, then the ViewSonic VX2739wm should be near the top of your list. However, if you want optimal image quality, we would recommend spending a little less on a smaller but better quality display.

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  • 13th Oct., 2010
  • Ross Catanzariti
  • Viewsonic
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  • Pros:
  • Sheer size of screen makes it a winner, matte display, Full HD, HDMI, minimal ghosting
  • Cons:
  • Limited adjustment options, awkwardly positioned OSD buttons, slight backlight bleeding

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