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[HELP] Regarding different options for displays.

Hello Tom's Hardware,
I'm Ben, and this is my first thread ever regarding a question I'm facing recently.

First, I'd like to set up a home theater system in my bedroom.
Currently I have 3 possible options;

1. Connect my 45" 1080p HDTV through HDMI/VGA. (*Downside: I don't think it's a proper 1080p HDTV since when I hook it up, the text looks all fuzzy and bad.)
2. Buy a proper monitor, I'm thinking of a 30" or a 32". (*Downside: Price.)
3. Buy 3 20" monitors and somehow do eyefinity with them. (*Now this is the tricky part I want to ask you pros about.)

I'm currently looking into hooking my laptop with 3 monitors.
My laptop runs on GT635M DDR3 with 2GB VRAM with HD4000 that both come out of either VGA or HDMI.
Now I know it's possible to get a HDMI splitter that splits the signal 3 ways and display three screens separately making things identical.

But however what I am aiming for is to be able to set up a 3 way monitor system that allows me to extend from one of the monitors when I'm multitasking and working, and be able to fix all the 3 monitors together when I want to watch a movie.

Basically what I meant was, is there somehow, from 1 HDMI port, split it to 3 HDMI connects each to each monitor.

Or is there any other better way?
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  1. If you need anymore information please reply and Ill provide you with the latest info possible.
  2. http://www.amazon.com/Matrox-TripleHead2Go-Three-Monitor-Graphics-Expansion/dp/B000RMQZ96/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1360254027&sr=8-3&keywords=matrox

    You will need something like this to split one output to multiple monitors. With your hardware you will be better off going with your tv or buying a single monitor set-up
  3. Best answer
    Please go with a single monitor ! No need to do an eyefinity on a laptop, Your graphics will be bottlenecked ..

    Go with one 32"

    and i think for multimedia purpose like watching movie a single monitor is better than eyefinity.
  4. Best answer selected by benlin4444.
  5. Alright thanks for all the help.
  6. you are always welcome.
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