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so because it has a lower refresh rate that makes image quality worse, lol get real.

i can understand people wanting 120hz for gaming (i disagree on that for other reasons but thats my opinion and not important here)

But some 120hz TN panel doesnt hold a dime to image quality against a top tier 30" IPS
Hard to explain. In games, the image on the 60hz is far more jittery and thus has worse image quality than even the tn 120hz. Everything else the dell kills the benq but for gaming the quality difference is crystal clear
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post #42 of 67
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Hard to explain. In games, the image on the 60hz is far more jittery and thus has worse image quality than even the tn 120hz. Everything else the dell kills the benq but for gaming the quality difference is crystal clear
its not hard to explain because 120hz has nothing to do with IQ, a high end IPS crushes a TN in IQ plain and simple

even if you look at it from a tv stand point, one of the best tv's of all time was and still is a 60hz tv
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post #43 of 67
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its not hard to explain because 120hz has nothing to do with IQ, a high end IPS crushes a TN in IQ plain and simple

even if you look at it from a tv stand point, one of the best tv's of all time was and still is a 60hz tv

120hz makes moving images look smoother. This gives the illusion of the image having a better quality look than it does on an IPS that isn't as smooth.

Good for you for stating your "opinion" but the way you argue about it as if it's fact is a bit uncalled for
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I've noticed ZERO -0- lag in my HPzr30w while gaming, perfect screen IMO, great colors, size, etc, money well invested.
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It's mostly dependant on the kind of video you are displaying. Take something slow like.... BC2 conquest, and 120hz will have much less of an impact than the high res IPS, but take something fast like quake and 120hz will win obviously. In the end, it's your choice what features you value more than the others.

Now please, act civil.
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120hz makes moving images look smoother. This gives the illusion of the image having a better quality look than it does on an IPS that isn't as smooth.

Good for you for stating your "opinion" but the way you argue about it as if it's fact is a bit uncalled for
cool so it can be a terrible image refreshing really fast, doesnt mean it looks good just because its fast.

illusion does not equal reality

and if you need to see a 60hz tv that will destroy almost every 120hz tv out there go see a Pioneer Kuro Elite
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post #47 of 67
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its not hard to explain because 120hz has nothing to do with IQ, a high end IPS crushes a TN in IQ plain and simple

even if you look at it from a tv stand point, one of the best tv's of all time was and still is a 60hz tv
You know it is pretty obvious you haven't even seen a 120hz monitor...no point arguing. I never mentioned anything outside gaming.
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post #48 of 67
It's kind of off topic here but L.Hemsley has kind of a point since 120hz monitors have much lesser ghosting in general compared to even the fastest IPS panels (which does not include the 30" models)





This, combined with the 120hz refresh rate makes for a clearer image while moving, even though slow momevemnt or static images won't be anywhere near 30" monitor quality, and neither will colors.

And yet again, in the end it's preference. Now get back ontopic.
Edited by De-Zant - 8/9/11 at 6:20pm
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post #49 of 67
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Originally Posted by L.Hemsley View Post
You know it is pretty obvious you haven't even seen a 120hz monitor...no point arguing. I never mentioned anything outside gaming.
You mentioned IQ "I like the dell because everything is so much bigger but it actually has a worse off image quality because its locked at 60hz and slow response time"

which a TN doesnt come close to an IPS

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It's kind of off topic here but L.Hemsley has kind of a point since 120hz monitors have much lesser ghosting in general compared to even the fastest IPS panels (which does not include the 30" models)





This, combined with the 120hz refresh rate makes for a clearer image while moving, even though slow momevemnt or static images won't be anywhere near 30" monitor quality, and neither will colors.

And yet again, in the end it's preference. Now get back ontopic.
yeah but just because its refreshes faster it could be a pile of poop on the screen and it refreshes at 120hz doesnt mean its going to look good.

but take something with far better IQ to start with (ie a good IPS panel) and have it refresh at 60hz doesnt make it worse IQ
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You are ignoring ghosting. Also put up the wrong picture there, now it's the U3011 in my comparison
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