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post #11 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by somebodysb2;13465149 
Another question:
Do you think its a bit too big? because I will be sitting roughly 75cm to 80cm from it.

http://www.displaywars.com/23-inch-16x9-vs-27-inch-16x9

^^Comparison with your current display.

I think the size is perfect for casual gaming.
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post #12 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by somebodysb2 View Post
Another question:
Do you think its a bit too big? because I will be sitting roughly 75cm to 80cm from it.
Thats prolly personal, i like it huge while sitting close.

But i bet alot of people wouldnt like it.

at work i got 27inch and sit about 25-30 cm away.

here at home the same distance but just got a feeling that this 2"4inch is so small lol
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post #13 of 26
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
I think that might be his future rig, or the U2711 might be just a planned upgrade in there
I guess.....


Either way, it's not that bad at all. Because of the HUGE jump between 1080p and 1440p (it has 77% more pixels), it's actually able to render 1080p quite well. Yes it's a little bit blurry, but not THAT blurry.

Of course, you could also turn off the scaler and have it display it natively (but smaller). I believe the resulting image is about equivalent in size to a 24" display.
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post #14 of 26
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Manyak View Post
I guess.....


Either way, it's not that bad at all. Because of the HUGE jump between 1080p and 1440p (it has 77% more pixels), it's actually able to render 1080p quite well. Yes it's a little bit blurry, but not THAT blurry.

Of course, you could also turn off the scaler and have it display it natively (but smaller). I believe the resulting image is about equivalent in size to a 24" display.
Really thinking of jumping on the U2711 right now......

last question(s):
how does the picture quality and color gamut stuff compare to ZR24W & U2410?
does this display need calibration?
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post #15 of 26
Well of course it doesn't NEED calibration but it will most likely benefit from it.
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post #16 of 26
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Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Well of course it doesn't NEED calibration but it will most likely benefit from it.
but does it have wide color gamut like the U2410?
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Its a fancy pants panel, its something pretty amazing IYAM, ask SmokinWaffle about his, he has nothing but praise for it.
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post #18 of 26
Quote:
Originally Posted by somebodysb2 View Post
Another question:
Do you think its a bit too big? because I will be sitting roughly 75cm to 80cm from it.
Woah, that's at least 30 inches away?? I sit 20" away from the U3011 and it's fine for me. So IMO that's too far away. Also note the high pixel density of the U2711, which will make it harder to read text from a distance.
    
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post #19 of 26
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Originally Posted by The Mad Mule View Post
V-sync solves that.
But also limits the framerate to 60 fps/60 Hz I believe, which is balls if you have an insane rig (like OP). Correct me if I'm wrong.

60 fps is great, but OP, you sure you´ll be happy with tearing above that? I see no point in having two 580´s for just 60 fps. Even drives me nuts having the occasional tearing above 60 fps on a single 5870.

I honestly don´t know how any fps, rts or mmo player would settle for 60 Hz on such a rig. I´m in the market for a screen myself and isn´t there some 120 Hz monitor with a panel equivalent to the U2711?
Edited by Goaky - 5/11/11 at 8:03am
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post #20 of 26
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Originally Posted by GlockZoR IV View Post
Its a fancy pants panel, its something pretty amazing IYAM, ask SmokinWaffle about his, he has nothing but praise for it.


No, 1080p content is fine. Also, I do have nothing but praise for it.
    
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