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    Advanced True White Polarizer - What is it? Can I buy one and install it myself.

    Never heard of any being available from a 3rd party or installable either. If you want IPS with A-TW, there is something similar (or it is an A-TW and simply not announced) with the Eizo 2736 and some of their high-end coloredge models.
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    Yeah, it's primarily due to LEDs ... most people are okay with PWM on CCFL. LED on the otherhand + PWM does bother some people. Here is a good article on it -- http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/articles/pulse_width_modulation.htm
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    I could be getting my models mixed up, so yeah, definitely doublecheck or contact Eizo as to if it uses fans or not... and noise levels if it does. PWM = pulse width modulaton. It can bother some people with LED panels, cause headaches/eyestrain and such -- it basically relates to flicker...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    I think the CX240 uses fans... thought I read somewhere that the 241 doesn't, but could be wrong there. Otherwise, not sure what the differences are. Yeah, I do see a bit of color shift at the edges of my S-PVA too, but it's pretty minimal unless I sit in a weird position. I never have seen...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    That model probably would be one of the few that hit on most of the things the OP wants, but he also stated he wanted improved contrast. I think that Prad review hit around 820:1ish on contrast? He may be able to still get 1000+:1, but it could be hit or miss there. He's currently getting 1100:1...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    Simple answer is, if looking for deep VA blacks + IPS quality color shift + really great response times + wide gamut + 16:10, all in one monitor, it doesn't exist. You'd have to make some tradeoffs somewhere.
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    4K/UltraHD at half resolution?

    You would, if everyone read magazines from 2 feet away. People can't hold desktop monitors in their hands, a couple inches away from their eyes.
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    Asus PA279Q - Dire IPS glow, need an alternative

    That price is sort of crazy. I think in the US it goes for about $900ish, which is still expensive... just not insane like where you are. If okay with a smaller size, the FG2421 may suit what you want. But it's another Eizo, so who knows what it'd cost you there. Deep blacks and supposedly...
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    Asus PA279Q - Dire IPS glow, need an alternative

    I wouldn't really suggest he hunt down an old 2490 (or 2690), as besides the fact they are rather elderly and unlikely he'll find one with low hours, their black levels sort of stink. They are great as far as IPS glow, but expect gray-ish blacks with a contrast of 800:1 or less. Probably...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    The Eizo FG2421 may make sense if the OP was going with a dual monitor setup. The problem (at least if it was me), is he'd be going from 24" 16:10 to 23.5" 16:9, so will end up with a bit less screen real estate vertically. He may be able to squeak by with an IPS model and get the...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    My first question would be if you need wide gamut or not. If you require it for photography, you can knock off the foris lineup from your list. Also keep in mind that many options will be 16:9 (such as the foris lineup), so make sure you are okay with going from 16:10 to 16:9. And you are...
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    New rig, does it worth to upgrade my EIZO?

    If looking for a higher res, I guess one of the 27" 1440ps may be considered an upgrade. Something like the eizo 2736 since it's been stated it doesn't have traditional ips glow might be worth considering. Of course that is only if you plan to play games at that higher res. No idea how well it...
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    Ipad air vs desktop monitor

    The Eizo 27"er supposedly doesn't have any glow. I believe some higher end Eizos don't have the glow either, but they are really expensive. Guess they are using that ATW polarizer or similar tech. Other than that, you'd be looking at VAs if you don't want glow. Or at least that is all I know of.
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    LCD monitor looks better than LCD TV?

    In that case, I think you'll have better luck getting a monitor and using it as an occasional TV, rather than the other way around (TV used as a monitor). So long as you don't want 1440p, there are 27"ers in your price range. It's not a great size for a TV, but should be watchable assuming...
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    LCD monitor looks better than LCD TV?

    Only some TVs are suitable as monitors. I believe it has to do with text, as not all display text as clear as regular monitors do. There was a giant thread somewhere in this forum as to the best TVs to use as monitors. If you have the money, I'd instead suggest spending like $500-$600 for a...
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    LCD monitor looks better than LCD TV?

    Sure, in theory they can. But it doesn't mean that particular brand you bought is one of them. An ex. -- years ago I set up a TV my mom. My sister gave her a $1000 40" Magnavox LCD, about a year before most LCDs halved in price. It was pretty terrible. No matter what I did, changing settings...
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    LCD monitor looks better than LCD TV?

    Insignia is not a good brand. It's like getting a Coby brand TV, or some no-name brand. Or one of those Sorny, Panaphonic Tvs one would find in the Simpsons. Just because a TV is LCD, don't assume they are all the same. If you want the best image from a TV, a high end plasma probably is...
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    This looks like good news - 1440p RGB OLED in new tablets

    Maybe they chose that res since on a small screen extra vertical space is of more use to people than horizontal would be. Too narrow and web browsing can be rather annoying in landscape on a tiny 8" screen, for instance. It's actually sort of annoying regardless, even at 16:10. Probably why a...
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    This looks like good news - 1440p RGB OLED in new tablets

    It's obviously not dead in the tablet sector, so it's perfectly reasonable for someone to wonder why there are no 16:10 laptops (not counting the pixel). For work related laptops, 16:10 or even 4:3 would make much more sense from a consumer standpoint. What I don't get is why there aren't...
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    Eizo announces FORIS FS2434

    Unless this is unusually cheap (Eizo + cheap aren't words that go together), I'm not so sure I see a point to this one. I realize gaming monitors don't usually benefit from 16:10, but if they were going to do a 24" foris, 16:10 would at least be a differentiating factor. Or go big with 27"...
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    Smallest 1080p monitor?

    Yeah, am guessing he just figured 1080p is the 'standard' and didn't take into account aspect ratio. Or he needs that res for gaming or movie watching. But yep, it won't come in non-widescreen flavors. You can get 1200p in non-widescreen, but it'll be somewhat a pain to find and pricey. You...
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    Smallest 1080p monitor?

    You can certainly get 17" or 19" 5:4 monitors that do 1280x1024. I'm not so sure 1080p would be so important, unless you plan to watch movies on the monitor. And since it's so small, I am guessing you probably won't be watching many movies on it to begin with. Both NEC and Eizo have decent...
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    Any 22" upgrades to the Lenovo L220X?

    If you want 22" 16:10 your options will be limited to TN and VA. And I believe wide gamut VA ... from somewhere like Eizo. If you are okay with 16:9, there are plenty of 21.5" and 23" models to choose from.
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    Desktop Display size what size do you choose for your monitor?

    I'm at around 150% on my 21.3", which is probably the same as a 24" regarding dpi (just with the sides cut off). But I have terrible eyes, so I like large text. I'm using Win 7, so it sort of stinks that I can't adjust dpi for my second monitor though at a different level.
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    Changing the DPI with your 2560x1440 monitor

    Just be warned that not all applications play nice with Windows dpi settings. I am not sure about the newest photoshop, for instance, but I know older versions basically disregard it entirely. Same with a number of graphics programs. I'm not even using a 1440p display, but on my 1200p, it...
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    Eizo FlexScan EV2736W

    I assumed that apple cinema displays, even the older 24" LED ones, were PWM-free? Out of your list, I'd lean towards the Eizo, simply because of the lesser amount of IPS/PLS glow (at least based on user comments).
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    Help finding a pc monitor (22" - 24") with no backlight glow.

    Although I consider IPS black levels pretty weak, they usually are better than 600:1, at least nowadays. I think most models reach 800-900:1, sometimes even 1000:1 or better. And I'm not saying that's great, but it's usually okay-ish. Some of the newer VA panels may be a bit better with...
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    Help finding a pc monitor (22" - 24") with no backlight glow.

    A couple of people with AMVAs have mentioned a viewing cone, which basically translates to the best image being displayed if you sit somewhat further back from the monitor. If close up, you may notice that the center of the screen is a deep black, while the sides are a lighter shade. But I...
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    Help finding a pc monitor (22" - 24") with no backlight glow.

    You'll most likely need to go the VA route. One potential issue may be sitting too close to it however, due to the viewing cone thing with VAs... edges may appear lighter than middle. If you want IPS without glow, it'll either be the Eizo 2736 (27" and over your budget), 24" high end Eizo...
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    Eizo CX240 Review

    Well, my point was, not every single monitor will have the same exact bleed, at least usually. Lebowsky's doesn't have it (or at least I think it doesn't have it). It could be a certain batch has it, however, and perhaps you were unlucky to get 2 from the same batch. And I didn't mean to...
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    HP Z23i blueish corner

    AHVA is simply AUO's name for their IPS technology. It's not the same high contrast/better blacks that most VAs panels have. And yeah, it also has IPS glow. If you want a mostly glow free IPS/PLS screen, you may have to look at something like the Eizo 2736. But it'll be somewhat pricey.
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    Eizo CX240 Review

    Why would you expect to? First off, I expect a lot of reviewers are sent cherry-picked monitors. And besides that, bleed isn't consistent with every single monitor from a manufacturer. Perhaps the exception may be the 24" Samsung PLS, which bled all over the place. Just because the model this...
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    Eizo CX240 Review

    I may be wrong, but isn't most bleeding due to an improperly aligned panel? So to call it pressure or a design flaw I guess is technically correct, but it's still bleed, right? One thing I guess you could try is ... if you have easy access to the screws on the back panel, make sure all of them...
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    Eizo CX240 Review

    That makes some sense, I guess, but you'd think whomever handles Eizo customer support/tech assistance should be the same people who respond on Eizo's facebook. We sort of need an Eizo person on this forum for things like this... such as we have with NEC (Art). I'm not aware of any Eizo...
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    Eizo CX240 Review

    Agree with the facebook idea. Strangely they seem faster to respond to facebook posts than actually emailing the company directly. I would think you could return the monitor to the retailer too .... sort of crazy to think such an expensive monitor couldn't be returned/exchanged for bleed. And if...
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    best 16:10 24" monitor available in the US? (No gaming)

    If you have to get a monitor right now, and can't find anything else, maybe look at that cheapo Asus 24" 16:10 IPS (was it VS24AH)? The one that goes for about $220ish? It'll have PWM, but at a high enough frequency as not to bother anyone. Cross-hatching may be an issue, however. The 2412...
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    Why can't panel manufacturers start making high resolution displays?

    Sort of a silly thread, to be honest. 4K is trouble enough in regard to hardware that can keep up. And as for larger displays (ie televisions), it's debatable whether our eyeballs can even discern the difference (depending on distance and size of TV). The CRT comment also doesn't make much...
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    best ccfl monitor over "20.

    Although I assume you have tried them, I will ask anyway ... have you tried PWM free LED monitors? And you keep the brightness reasonable, correct? Also don't sit too close to the monitor either. If PWM free, light coated LEDs still bother you, at a reasonable brightness + distance, then I...
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    Eizo FlexScan EV2736W

    Their email support can be spotty (at best). Sometimes they'd email me right back, sometimes forget about me. Have you tried calling them instead? Canada Telephone: (+1) 562 431 5011 And this may sound weird, but the fastest way I've gotten Eizo to respond is simply to post a message on...
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    IPS and Black Levels

    I recall numbers being thrown around that panel variability as to contrast was around 30% or so. But that was from a couple of years ago. Anyway, it wouldn't surprise me in the least to see various panels from the same model to come in anywhere between 800:1 to 1000:1. As for a glossy screen, I...
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