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A guy my age should know better

  1. #1

    Gold Coast (Australia)
    Posts : 702
    Windows 8.1 x64

    A guy my age should know better

    At my age (cough about50something cough) you'd think I know better. I got sucked in badly by this ...

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    I bought 4, whacked em onto a new stand (Which I also have problems with) only to find that when you turn it on, the true bevel is revealed. yes, I hear you, its my own fault. Generally I research things until I cant stand looking at them anymore, not this time, my wife was on holiday in Canada so I spent as fast as I could on as much as I could (lol) while she was gone. Yes she noticed.

    Blatant false advertising, the reality is below, apologies for bad image, its dark, its an ipad, it has no flash (WTF?)

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    So much for thin bevel, monitor is on screen saver to help get a better image. When turned on, the bevel reveals itself. All up the bevel on each monitor edge is just under half an inch, which is a hell of a lot more than the couple of millimeters it advertises.

    LG 23MP75HM.
    I will take a better shot in the daylight come tomorrow.
    P.S. Nice to be back, been awfully ill, on and off, mostly on.

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    Posts : 21,850
    64-bit Windows 10

    Nice setup, but yeah the side and top bezels certainly look wider than what was advertised.
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    I looked at the spec's on their web site and they don't list a dimension, that I could find, for the edges. I have a 40" LG and it appears to have about the same edge around the LCD display.

    But, yeah, if you wanted 4 screens to put together and use as one this wasn't the model.

    Age (and I've got plenty being a "Florida Retiree") didn't really play a part.
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