Lots of people comparing LED monitor with LCD monitor and try to find out which type is better. But many of them do not know LED monitor is in fact kind of LCD monitor. To understand the technology better, LCD is liquid crystal display and this technology will not give you any viewing light. Meaning LCD monitor requires background lighting and they are using CCFL. LED is light emitting diode and is for background lighting replacing CCFL because it is so much more energy efficient. This is the reason why some monitors label as LCD LED. From our prospective, picking LCD monitor or LED monitor is a personal preference. Popular display sizes in Canada are 20” LED, 22” LED and 23” LED. Popular brands are Samsung, LG, Acer, Asus, BenQ, Lenovo, Toshiba and Viewsonic.