Summary: For those like me who stare at a computer monitor all day, I have found that avoiding the "cheap" monitors is a wise decision. Yes, you can get a 24" 1080p monitor for less than $200 nowadays, but the quality just isn't there.
Summary: I've had this monitor for over a year and it has been the best tech purchase I've ever made. If only I could find another one. It is SUPER bright and the resolution is awesome for coding and computing in general. I also use portrait mode occasionally when coding.
Summary: This is an amazing monitor. The picture is the best that I have ever seen (although I don't see this level of quality at most stores), and the weighted stand adjusts smoothly in all planes. At 26 inches, some may think that it's too large, but going back to a 20" monitor is near painful.
Summary: My old setup was 2 Dell 17" Flat Panel monitors (1702FP). One died so I replaced it with this NEC EA261WM-BK 26" inch monitor. Wow, what an improvement!! This new monitor is very bright, and huge!!. I considered the Dell UltraSharp monitors but they were too expensive.
Summary: This is a commercial grade heavy duty monitor. Makes the current line of LCDs from other companies like Samsung look and feel like cheap toys in comparison. It is a dying breed of 16:10 aspect monitors which give you an extra inch on the bottom of the screen for the task bar without eating into your...