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Why you stupid?!

I don't get it
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me neither lulz
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Why do you need a 2560x1440 monitor if you have hyperthreading?
LOL what?
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Why do you need a 2560x1440 monitor if you have hyperthreading?
Because if you overclock your monitor to 2560x1600 @ 120Hz you need the extra cpu power.
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3 of them ain't slow man
3 of them will vram choke just the same.
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I don't get it
Cross of a Family Guy and also White Men Can't Jump joke... Peter makes a joke "You so stupid!!! She talks good English and everything!" in the same voice Rosie Perez used for the movie. "Yes Alex, I'll take 'Foods that start with the letter Q' please."

nm :/
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post #37 of 55
768MB is the bare minimum you want to for 1080p, 1GB is preferable. For 1440p you definitely want 1GB as bare minimum. If those 4870s aren't 1GB cards they will choke at 1440p and provide horrendously low minimum frame rate spikes

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Compared to what exactly?
magazine print is 300+dpi, high end cell phones are also over 300ppi

the U2711 is firmly above average for LCD desktop monitors when most others range from 80-100ppi, but its still a mere 109ppi
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post #38 of 55
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Originally Posted by Willanhanyard View Post
Why do you need a 2560x1440 monitor if you have hyperthreading?
What?

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Originally Posted by Booty Warrior View Post
Because if you overclock your monitor to 2560x1600 @ 120Hz you need the extra cpu power.
nvm this guy answered it

Back OT, check out the HP ZR30W and Apple Cinema Display. Both have lower input lag if that matters to you.
Edited by Tennobanzai - 6/8/11 at 11:14am
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Because if you overclock your monitor to 2560x1600 @ 120Hz you need the extra cpu power.
Exactly. Those extra threads handle the 'splosions.
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Exactly. Those extra threads handle the 'splosions.
N00bz hyperthreading makes your mouse sensitivity higher
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