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    Best company/manufacturer regarding dead pixels.

    Hi

    I'm thinking of buying a 22' LCD monitor as my CRT is on it's last legs. I wondered if anyone has some feedback regarding dead pixels and their experience of returning or RMA'ing any monitors with a dead pixel or pixels to online companies or monitor manufacturers.

    I ask this as I seem to be extremely unlucky with dead pixels!


    Cheers, Roo

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    hp seem to have a good and more comprehensive coverage of dead pixels i.e. Total combined bright and dark sub-pixel defects: 5 maximum

    However i have no experience of them plus they generally only offer 1 years warranty on monitors

    hp's pixel policy is here

    http://h10025.www1.hp.com/ewfrf/wc/d...363837&lang=en

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    Cheers for the HP Frazered..i also heard viewsonic have a good pixel policy but it is hard to find specifics on the site.

    Any more info would be appreciated.

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    I suppose this will be quite helpful:
    http://www.behardware.com/articles/6...xels-2007.html

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    Thanks Queelis..good information gleaned from that article.

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    Has anyone actually had good results returning a monitor with one dodgy pixel ?

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    yeh i rang dell and under there satisfaction guarantee i returned it for one dead pixel.

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    Re: Best company/manufacturer regarding dead pixels.

    Quote Originally Posted by GoNz0 View Post
    yeh i rang dell and under there satisfaction guarantee i returned it for one dead pixel.
    Hi,

    Did they send out a replacement, and swap over the faulty screen? I've got a couple of stuck pixels on my 2407

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    Re: Best company/manufacturer regarding dead pixels.

    There's two TFTs in this house, both Samsungs, no faulty pixels on either. My friend also got a Samsung, same story.
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    Re: Best company/manufacturer regarding dead pixels.

    Quote Originally Posted by adsmithy View Post
    Hi,

    Did they send out a replacement, and swap over the faulty screen? I've got a couple of stuck pixels on my 2407
    yes

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