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Dell Introduces 24-inch 2407WFP-HC LCD Monitor

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  1. malware New Member

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    Dell has updated its 24-inch 2407WFP widescreen monitor with the introduction of the 2407WFP-HC LCD model. The new 2407WFP-HC features Dell's TrueColor technology, 1920x1200 (WUXGA) resolution, 6ms response time, 1000:1 contrast ratio, 400 cd/m2 image brightness, 178°/178° viewing angle and a new W-CCFL (wide cold-cathode florescent lighting) backlight. Although, the specs and features appear to remain unchanged the updated 2407WFP-HC LCD panel now covers 92% of the NTSC color gamut, just like the 3007WFP-HC big brother. Orders of the new Dell 2407WFP-HC start tommorow in Japan with a MSRP of ¥108,000 or around USD $875.

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    nice but, to big for me im going up to 21" and thats the highest i think im going to go.
     
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    i like, yes
     
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    buy me one.

    (i'm getting another 22" soon, damned 24" is too expensive)
     
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    21" I believe is at 1600x1200
    22" I believe is at 1680x1050
    24" I believe is at 1920x1200
     
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    eeewwww....1000:1 contrast ratio at that size as a computer monitor will look gross for movies and what not
     
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    Actually Easy, it shouldnt really look that bad. Dell is renowned from reproducing deep, dark lasting blacks and nice grays and whites. Even at 1000:1, it should look great as it truly supports full 1080p HD content. I didnt see them mention HDCP compliance, but its not really a biggy when your native resolution displays all movies and games in such lustrous brilliance :)
     
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    Dell panels are always slick, but their stands are getting a bit tacky.
     
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    I don't understand the need for these gigantic monitors. My 15" CRT suits me just fine.
     
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    Fixed for dignity reasons.
     
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    You obviously have never gamed on a 30" LCD at 2560x1600 resolution before ;). It is quite something else!

    And this is too expensive for a 24" LCD. Most can be had for roughly $600. And no the typical human eyes cannot differentiate between 6ms and 12ms.
     
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    LoL, thank you ;p
     
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    i have the original version of the updated 24", it roxors :)
     
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    You're obviously not on the same sarcasm-planet. Hat was pretty obvious I think ;-P

    Maybe Hat could have been more obvious with a 13" CRT, like the old server monitors.
     
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    ive never seen a 1000:1 contrast LCD that i thought looked good :ohwell:
     
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    NO I was being serious. Look in my specs, it's a PHILIPS 105S6 15" CRT
     
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    Solitaire probably does look pretty good on a 15 incher.
     
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    Actually 21 inch LCDs reach up to 1680x1050 and 22 inch LCDs up to 1600x1200....
    I think that a 24 inch LCD monitor is the best for Gaming....30 inch are ok too but not for me....I even tried my 55 inch LCD but that was overkill :p
     
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    Ok wait, is the only difference between the 2407WFP and the 2407WFP-HC, the 93% color gamut?
    Well, cant u just adjust the colors on the 2407WFP after u buy it to match the 2407WFP-HC?

    Its kind of dissapointing though. The 3007WFP-HC has an improved response time (11ms to 8ms). The 2407WFP-HC still has a 6ms response time.
     
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    That's what I thought when I first got my 20" WS - no way I'd need anything bigger. I actually thought it was too big coming from a 17" TFT. Six months down the line I found myself limited by the space and upgraded to the 24" Dell. Again it felt too big at first, but when I tried gaming / movies at this resolution and navigating the desktop with all the real-estate, I just fell in love.

    I actually think the 24" model stand is one of the nicest in the industry - one of the reasons I bought it. In general I'm a big fan of the minimalist design, great to see a manufacturer that's not afraid of loosing those useless speakers!

    You could use that as a joke around some IT people.... guaranteed to get a laugh :)

    LOL
     
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    What exactly do you mean by that...
     
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    No, you couldn't. A lot of the monitor's ability to reproduce colors, has to do with the backlight used.
     
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    The majority of the 24inch LCDs that DELL makes use SAMSUNG panels so their quality is quite awesome when it comes to colour reproduction :)
     
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    That Solitaire is probably the extent of your gaming. :D

    I need more real estate than a 15". That's just shameful.


    Also, death to monitor speakers!
     

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