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BenQ Launches World’s Slimmest 24-Inch Widescreen LCD Monitor

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With the release of its new V2400W premium LCD display, BenQ not only debuts the world's slimmest 24" widescreen LCD monitor, but creates a new lifestyle trend in computer hardware design that targets the sophisticated, stylish consumer. The V2400W, in fact, recently received the internationally-renowned iF Design Award, a prestigious and coveted recognition of outstanding design that is vied for by the world's most elite companies.

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"The V2400W is inspired by the B2 stealth bomber, evoking a sense of mystery, awe and the elite" said Manfred Wang, Director of the BenQ Lifestyle Design Center.
Not to mention burning villages (countries, schools, etc.), shattered lives, and violent aggression? :wtf:

They seriously couldn't figure out another comparison for this thing? Maybe compare it to a friggin' dolphin's back, or the graceful curve of an exotic sports car?
 

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At least they aren't comparing it to ideas.
Like blowing a kiss, the V2400W flows off the lips and lands on unwanted grounds.

I've always wondered, what happens when the screen is mostly black, save for a small light area? Does Dynamic contrast make that area dimmer?
 
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Must say I dont like the off-centred look and that funny "hanging" control panel.

I also dont think that "thin" in terms of depth is a big seller. I know it *look* a bit cooler in the shop... and the box might be 1cm thinner (LOL)... but IMO the most important feature is to have a VERY THIN bezel... so that 2 monitors can be placed side by side (or top and bottom) to extend the desktop. What is a PITA is the cm's between the screens due to the bezels.

So that's what we want... ZERO bezels.
 
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Not to mention burning villages (countries, schools, etc.), shattered lives, and violent aggression? :wtf:

They seriously couldn't figure out another comparison for this thing? Maybe compare it to a friggin' dolphin's back, or the graceful curve of an exotic sports car?
I agree...And while I like the "bomber" (I used to work on F-14's in the Navy a LONG time ago :rolleyes: so I'm biased) I have a hard time seeing "stealth bomber" when looking at that monitor :twitch: or ANY computer part for that matter.:laugh:...
 

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Must say I dont like the off-centred look and that funny "hanging" control panel.

I also dont think that "thin" in terms of depth is a big seller. I know it *look* a bit cooler in the shop... and the box might be 1cm thinner (LOL)... but IMO the most important feature is to have a VERY THIN bezel... so that 2 monitors can be placed side by side (or top and bottom) to extend the desktop. What is a PITA is the cm's between the screens due to the bezels.

So that's what we want... ZERO bezels.
I completely agree, I have about 1.5" between my two monitors, and I hate it.
IMO, the bigger that area, the cheaper it looks, like those "laptops" for kids, the 15" ones with the 3" screens.
 

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How well do Benq monitors perform?
 
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looks like a half pregnant square goat.
 

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I don't think it looks bad, quite neat to the contrary. But it isn't that slim when you see the second pic, the profile one.
 
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How well do Benq monitors perform?
From the reviews I've read on Ben-Q monitors, they are reasonably priced, pretty reliable and are pretty decent for gaming... the bang for the buck factor looks very good coming from this company :) Not to take anything away from them, I like Acer and Gateway, but that's just my preference...:D
 
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For PC work, I'd like to have a 30" cinema display resolution in a 21" format. I prefer hi-density resolution, rather than hi resolution spread out over large distances, such that each pixel is still the size of a sugar cube.

For watching movies from the sofa... that's different... and I'm ok with the low resolution per cm, but very large screens.
 
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How well do Benq monitors perform?
Their great. Mine is quite nice, no ghosting, clear & crisp colors. I still have to get a DVI cable to see how much better it will look vs the VGA that came with it.
 
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I think Dell use BenQ to manufacturer parts for their LCDs (or they used to anyway), and those also have a good reputation in general.
 
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Just wait until DisplayPort becomes main stream... the monitors will only consist of the screen, no guts; the Pc will handle the rest. :)
 
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Just wait until DisplayPort becomes main stream... the monitors will only consist of the screen, no guts; the Pc will handle the rest. :)
Ahhh, that'll be the day. It will be so glorious, especially for those people who use multiple displays.