|In-Depth LCD Buying Guide - What Monitor Should I Buy?|
|Written by Madshrimps|
|Friday, 14 March 2008|
Before the LCD displays arrived, the choice of a monitor has been fairly easy. With CRTs you had screen size, refresh rates and price and you could be fairly sure that you didn't have to worry about anything more. With LCDs, it is a different matter and this guide aims at helping you understand what the marketing gibberish means and what you really need to look for.
The panel technology is very important because they have different advantages. Depending on what you want to use your LCD for, you have to choose the panel technology. For general word editing, there are no big differences but for movies, gaming and graphic work there are big differences. It should be very easy to see if you can compare the different panel types at a shop. Madshrimps