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    Member Since
    Jan 23, 2007
    Best Option for 2nd Monitor - 20" iMac
    I am currently extending my desktop on a 19" Dell LCD. The problem is the resolution is much different, and I'd prefer to have a second monitor with a similiar resolution as the 20" iMac.

    Do you guys have any suggestions for a second monitor?


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    Sandwichman's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jul 19, 2006
    iMac 17" Intel Core Duo, 2 GB RAM + 20" ACD
    In terms of resolution, 20" widescreen is 1680x1050... nearly all 20" widescreen LCD displays will have that resolution. The 20" Apple Cinema Display is great if you have the extra money, or a Dell if you don't mind the look as much.
    Sitting, waiting, wishing...

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    Chilbear's Avatar
    Member Since
    Jun 14, 2007
    2xiMac24 w Parallels 6 (1x White, 1x Aluminum), iPhone 3GS with iOS5
    We have a LG widescreen 22" on the side of our 24". Make sure you use the DVI not VGA to hold the resolution options up.

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    bryphotoguy's Avatar
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    Feb 02, 2007
    Chicago, IL
    Quad 2.8GHz Mac Pro, Edge iPhone
    I have a 20" NEC. It has DVI, VGA, USB ports and has the same rez as the Apple 20". It was only $330 too. The color was pretty accurate and its sharp.

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