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Old 01-16-07, 06:18 AM   #1617
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Default Re: NVNews Widescreen LCD Club (formally DELL thread)

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Originally Posted by SH0DAN
If you are expecting an 'upgrade' over your 2005PW,you will be in for a bit of a surprise and a dissapoinment.I own a 2005FPW,and have an A03 with extremely little bleed,and no dead or stuck pixels (bought it on Hard FS/FT forums)My friend Luke,who happens to live a few floors down from us(We live in a big highrise)just bought a E228WPF and we compared the two side by side.
Hmm...not what I like to hear My 2005FPW has fantastic picture/color quality, no dead or stuck pixs and bleed through is there but has never effected my viewing. I bought it at a very discounted price direct from Dell as I've done with the E228WFP, so I'm hoping I get the same positive experience using the new monitor. If not, then it goes back and I try something else. My "mother-in-law" needs the 21" CRT on my #2 system ...so, I WILL find a a new monitor so I can move the 2005FPW to #2 and give her the CRT
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Originally Posted by ynnek
I have the 21" gateway.. Did you run through the monitor calibration software?
Yes, it came with software called "EZ-Tune"...and I could get it dialed in to look decent on the desktop, but then those setting were totally off for games. Then in games no matter what I did, darks were over dark and lights were over light.
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