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HP 2159m
5.7 out of 10

HP 2159m

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The best at this price range

Charles T., Newegg
19 June 2010
  • Summary: I purchase tons of stuff online and rarely write reviews, but I just had to spread the word on this monitor, it's well worth the money!
  • Pros: Excellent picture, sharp text and graphics, vibrant colors. I also own a samsung lcd and a viewsonic 1080p lcd and this monitor beats them both handily. For a tn panel monitor, you get amazing picture quality. Absolutely awesome for games and movies, just a beautiful monitor. Perfect for those wh...
  • Cons: The glossy surface does reflect much more than other lcd's I've used but it's very much worth the trade off due to the quality of the picture.
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eye candy

Nickolas N., Newegg
5 June 2010
  • Summary: the asus monitors i saw were nearly as crisp as these, but my eye still always went to the hp. also, i found the menu of the hp monitors more intuitive than the asus ones; but, they might be worth checking out too i had to order this monitor online, which made me a little nervous.
  • Pros: very crisp, bright, and clear the size is perfect too, any bigger might actually be too big, unless you sit more than a couple of feet behind your monitor. i'm sitting about 2 and a half feet away, and any wider would start going into my peripheral vision i went to a bunch of stores to actually c...
  • Cons: i honestly haven't run into any yet
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Overall 10
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Perfect

Steven P., Newegg
24 March 2010
  • Summary: My CRT broke on me, and I had to go to a local retailer for an immediate replacement. I usually buy all my stuff from Newegg, but had to shell out the extra bux for an emmediate fix. I am extremely happy w/ this monitor.
  • Pros: True HD and beautiful picture, both on PC and PS3 (HDMI) No dead pixels high quality throughout (except built in speakers [speaker vents are in rear)
  • Cons: One of the speakers started crackling (like it blew out) 3 days after being hooked up via HDMI on the PS3. It would not stop me from buying another if the need arose. Honestly no one really cares about built in speaker performance.
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Beautiful!

Marshall C., Newegg
22 March 2010
  • Summary: Overall, it's a great monitor!
  • Pros: This monitor is just simply beautiful. I got it with a bundle pack. The clarity is amazing and no dead pixels! I use it for school and gaming.
  • Cons: Every once in a while, it makes a popping noise. It's annoying sometimes.
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Bestest Ever

Xue L., Newegg
15 March 2010
  • Summary: Best purchase from newegg ever, that coming from an 8 year patron.
  • Pros: Great quality and resolution. the Glossy screen is splendid and ULTRA sharp.
  • Cons: Speakers are weak...
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Best Purchase Ever

Xue L., Newegg
10 March 2010
  • Summary: The response time is great and the 1920x1080 native resolution looks stunning on a 21''. everything is so crisp so clear... when you go to a website you can now see the pixelization of many images that you couldn't with a bad monitor.
  • Pros: The greatest purchase I've made in over $3,000 worth of spending on Newegg over several years. Looks almost as good as a Apple monitor but with better game performance. The glossy screen and finish is unparrell to a lot of other monitors out there.
  • Cons: people weren't kidding about the speakers, they're really high and almost no low end. the volume does not get loud
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Lovely

Anonymous, Newegg
5 March 2010
  • Summary: The black protruding bars around the screen seem to attract the dust away from the screen itself. If this was intended, it's very cool.
  • Pros: Haven't had a single problem with it since day one. Works and looks beautiful. It also seems to be hard to find monitors with this particular type of stand, which is what I was looking for.
  • Cons: The menu's a bit funny to navigate through with just four buttons, but then again most monitors' are.
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great monitor

Jesse G., Newegg
17 February 2010
  • Summary: good deal overall.
  • Pros: was a bit weary of the glossy finish on the screen itself, but it turned out to look fine. stand is VERY sturdy and can be easily folded parallel to the screen which makes it easy to transport. image quality is amazing in comparison to other monitors with the same specs.
  • Cons: the width of the edge of the monitor... i run 2 of these and so when next to one another there is a slightly annoying large gap. that's just a matter of getting used to it though.
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One word ... AWESOME!

Anonymous, Newegg
10 January 2010
  • Summary: You want a television ... fine. You want a monitor ... fine. If you want a television. (You'd have to buy the adapter though) and a monitor. Then get this one. 1920x1080P. Can't go wrong.
  • Pros: This monitor is so awesome. I have my PS3 hooked up with HDMI to the monitor. Let me tell you what ... it's cool. The graphics are sick, and the game play can't get any better. It makes my games come to life, and my video and picture editing into another level.
  • Cons: N/A
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Excellent monitor

Jason M., Newegg
3 January 2010
  • Summary: I've owned this monitor for about 9 months now. It's continues to work flawlessly and the picture is amazing. Watching movies on this monitor is nice. The screen is just the right size for viewing at a desk while working on my 2nd screen.
  • Pros: Great picture, very sturdy, and the buttons are easy enough to locate and use. HDMI input is awesome.
  • Cons: Speakers but that's a given
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