Summary: I purchased the Samsung 213T as an attempt to upgrade my current NEC model LCD1912 - mostly wanted the 1600x1200 resolution and larger desktop work space. Initially, I used the analog inputs - truly a disappointment! Could not optimize for clear sharp lines and text no matter how I played with the settings, even when making sure to use native 1600x1200 resolution and 60Hz refresh rate. "AUTO" optimization button did little to improve anything.
Summary: This monitor has a truly amazing picture at 1600x1200, and the colors are great, too. With DVI, the picture is very stable and quite beautiful HOWEVER: If you are a hardcore gamer, pass this one up. Many people may disagree with this, but for me the ghosting is too noticeable and it is distracting and can actually detract from your gameplaying.
Cons: Not reliable so far. My 213T has a problem and the factory says they will do an “exchange” for a refurbished unit, as mine has to go back for repair. I understand they send a “like-new” model, and then when I receive it, I send the old one back. OK, I’m c