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... m 0 l quocntran January 20, 2011 11:34:35 PM i see m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JackNaylorPE a c 84 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 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedQuestion about choosing a gaming monitor. Forum Solvedquestion about dual monitor Forum Solved3 Question about Asus vg248qe (monitor) Forum SolvedNew Monitor Question Forum Solved3 Monitor Set Up Question Forum SolvedDual monitor setup question? Forum SolvedStupid question about a glossy monitor Forum SolvedOk G Sync Monitor Question (specically BenQ) Forum Solveddual monitor setup question Forum SolvedMulti monitor on r7 260x question. Forum SolvedQuestion about Monitor Configuration Forum SolvedMonitor Connection Question Forum SolvedQuestion about running a monitor at something other than native resolution Forum SolvedQuestion about monitor Forum SolvedPs4 on 4k monitor (Question) Forum SolvedDual monitor question Forum SolvedFuture Monitor Question Forum Solved3 Monitor Display Question Forum Solved4K Monitor Question / Issuse Forum SolvedDual Monitor Question Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !