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What type of monitor specifications are best for me?

by rammstein42020 / May 29, 2015 3:18 AM PDT

I just got an NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 from my friend for my birthday and am wondering what kind of monitor would be best for me as I know next to nothing about them...
My current monitor has a maximum resolution of 1680x1500 and is 24".
I almost only watch Youtube and some blu rays. I don't play modern video games currently but am exploring the possibility.
I'm wondering what is the max resolution that is practical for what I use my pc for and what color depth and black depth I should be looking for (I don't even know how to find the black depth on any of the listings for the monitors and this is one of the important things for me.) and if there is anything else. I'm willing to pay up to $700.
Please help me out if you've got the time I know little about this subject...

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That sounds like a good monitor.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 29, 2015 3:20 AM PDT

Why not stick with it?

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by pgc3 / May 29, 2015 7:50 AM PDT

What is manufacturer and model number? Also, how is it going to be linked, DVI...HDMI?? It may be that you really don't need to go out and spend money on another monitor, a bit more info might tell the tale.

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For 700...
by Oldartq / May 30, 2015 2:42 AM PDT
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