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    VFD vs LCD

    I'm looking to buy an antec media case but the black one comes with an LCD display and the silver with a VFD display. What is the difference and which is better?

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    Re: VFD vs LCD



    Top one is VFD
    A lot of LCD's have a backlight on them though.
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    Re: VFD vs LCD

    If it's a smaller display like what Agent linked then I'd go VFD for HTPC use, purely for visibility reasons.

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    Re: VFD vs LCD

    yeah it's for a media centre PC I'm planning. For some reason the Antec case I want the black one comes with a LCD and the Silver with a VFD which confused the hell out of me.

    Cheers for the advice guys.

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    Re: VFD vs LCD

    An LCD can sometimes better when the ambient light is high - and as Agent says, many have a backlight anyway.
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