Monitors for display?

Discussion in 'Home Cinema Buying & Building' started by skydivemacca, Jan 30, 2009.

  1. skydivemacca

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    So, i'm looking at using an opus A/V distribution set up to distribute sources round the house. I'll send the composite video signal round on coax to wall plates in each of the zones.

    Now, as the audio will come through the ceiling speakers (except the main cinema / sitting room which will be 5.1), and it's only me and the wife in the house (so not worried about wanting local tuners as we'll only watch the selectable sources), i'm looking at simple displays that are a good bang for their buck, but not full on expensive TV's.

    Would something like this be suitable?

    Is there something i'm getting wrong here? Would it work? Are there better options to consider with what i want to achieve?

    Thanks all :thumbsup:
     
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    IMHO a composite signal will look utter pants on PC monitor like that, its ahme the choice of screens without speakers is so limited
     
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    Should i just stick to TV's then?

    Richer sounds have some cheapish ones. I just thought this might have been a cheaper way of doing it?
     
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    Cheap hardware will make the signal look even poorer. If you are using a lower form of video quality then you need best quality hardware to get the best out of it.

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