Monitor Question Tags: New Build TV Computer Monitors Systems Product Last response: January 20, 2011 11:36 PM in Systems Share quocntran January 20, 2011 8:07:26 PM Hi, i was wondering something about computer monitors. Instead of buying a computer monitor, could i just get a small tv? Right now, my videocard is a fermi gtx580. Instead of spending $319.99 http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... on a 27 inch computer monitor, could i just get a 42 inch tv? for $480 http://www.samsclub.com/sams/shop/product.jsp?productId... More about : monitor question Subidoo January 20, 2011 9:00:23 PM This website had done some testing that seemed pretty helpful to me. http://www.brighthub.com/computing/hardware/articles/96... quocntran January 20, 2011 11:34:35 PM i see Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JackNaylorPE a b C Monitor January 20, 2011 11:36:40 PM How far are you gonna sit from it ? If it's 8 - 12 feet (10.5 optimal), get the TV http://www.dtvcity.com/lcdtv/lcdscreensize.html Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumOne 24" center monitor with two 21.5" side monitors. Question !!! ForumLaptop to 120hz monitor question . ForumDouble Question , Dual monitor and graphics upgrade ForumDual monitor gpu question ForumQuestion on dual monitor setup ForumMonitor Connection Question ForumQuestion about 3d glasses & 3d monitor ForumSingle Monitor @ Higher Resolution GPU Question ForumHis h785f2g2m radeon hd 7850 2gb dual monitor question ForumI5 3570k Gaming Build Monitor Question ForumXbox + Monitor Configuration Question Forum2nd Monitor connecting question ForumMonitor driver question ForumI want to use a 2nd monitor in portrait mode quick question ? ForumQuestion about VGA to digital monitor ForumMonitor question for my laptop ForumDual Monitor for gaming/streaming | Tech Question ForumGtx 680 triple monitor question ForumConfiguring Asus VH236H monitor question ForumDouble Monitor question More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !