Anyone find that large monitors usually detracts from gaming?

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    Default Anyone find that large monitors usually detracts from gaming?

    So I been using a 19 inch monitor and then recently switch to a 25 inch monitor.

    The 19 inch monitor was far more enjoyable for gaming since I didn't have to keep moving my neck like I have to when using the 25 inch monitor.

    The 25 inch monitor is great for web browsing and watching movies, but in terms of gaming it didn't really do a good job at ergonomics.

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    Smaller screens do make it easier to get a full-view of the game without having to constantly shift eyes and/or neck. I'm perfectly happy with my 19" monitor, which has an actual 16 inches of screen. Unless you intend to be really far away from your monitor, I wouldn't invest in one much larger than 20 inches.
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    Maybe move the monitor back further. Just Saiyan.


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    Quote Originally Posted by jaydude View Post
    Maybe move the monitor back further. Just Saiyan.
    I have and it still detracts from the gaming experience.

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    I have 2 24" and a 22". I never considered them detracting from gaming. You just need to get used to it.

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    im planning on to get 30'ish inches LED tv and use it as a monitor, but is it true they get image burn (image retention) from static images? :<


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    Quote Originally Posted by jaydude View Post
    Maybe move the monitor back further.
    Quote Originally Posted by Espada1 View Post
    I have and it still detracts from the gaming experience.
    I dont... Even...
    There is zero difference between a small monitor at close or a large monitor far away.
    Adjust the resolution. Monitors are completely customizable and distance from your eyes means it's not your eyes that are the problem. Change the resolution.
    Quote Originally Posted by poeticas View Post
    i got 3 monitors
    I have four.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Phenoca View Post
    I have four.
    i do not see the need for four ... looks like shit on table.
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