Dual Monitor With Dell Xps 400

I did some searches on the forum and read about dual monitors, dvi vs vga and i have some questions. My plan is to buy a new computer for home (last one is dying) and wish to get dual flat screens (probably 19's) budget wise i want to stay around 1500 all in if thats possible. Any suggestions?

I was looking at dell xps 400. It looks like it will support dual monitors if i buy the dvi-vga adapter. This way i can stay in budget, almost)

But from what i read here, it looks like dvi is the way to go. (No?) Anyways, sorry for the rambling but i need some good advice and suggestions. What would you do? Ps i am going to be using it for viewing/running graphics intensive engineering stuff like i_deas.

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