2x2407's or 1x3007WFP?

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I need some help deciding, i mainly use my machine for gaming/browsing/music/image editing/ftp'ing etc and need more room, i currently have a 2407 (A02) and its an awesome monitor...but just hasn't got the space i need.

So, what would you do? Get 1 3007WFP or go for two 2407's next to each other? The latter would obviously be easier for me as it only needs me to buy an additional monitor...rather than buy a 3007 and then have to sell my 2407.

Thanks for any help :D
 
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With a 24" screen you're going to be able to run games at the monitor's naitve res for a lot longer than what you'd be able to on a 30" screen.

The 24" is big enough already without going to a 30", no doubt the first time you run a game at full res on the 24" it'll take your breath away anyway :)

I have a dual monitor setup too and find it's extremely handy if you're a more than average user, and invaluable if you do any kind of creative work/multitasking.
 
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I think you can, but I'm really not sure if a 1900XT would be that powerful trying to power that resolution, besides BF2/2142 doesn't actually display in widescreen - it just stretches the image, so it would look very silly, besides playing FPS across 2 monitors really doesn't work very well in my opinion.
 
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Wasn't thinking about stretching it properly, just literally stretching it...would look a little poo but was just interested as to whether it was do-able!

Haven't had a dual screen setup in a while so can't remember how it handles two displays, when i load up a game will the second display still act as a slave that i can display other apps in or will it just go into standby?

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You can get the apps of the other display, obviously you can't use your mouse though as the game will take the "focus".

I tend to leave outlook, open on my second display and have a "TV" window open.


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also dual looks great :)

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I'd personally go with 2 x 2407's :D Great monitors and like others have said you then have the benefit of a dual monitor setup
 
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kkthxbye said:
HEADRAT, how do you go about having a TV window? sexy setup btw :)

I have Vista Ultimate and use the Media Center window and just drag it to the secondary monitor but I'm sure you could do the same with many other "TV" apps.

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I must say what a awesome setup. Sorry to change thread but what keyboard that dude.

Oh and id most certainly go dual tft setup.
 
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