Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › Dell U3011 best 30" monitor to get?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Dell U3011 best 30" monitor to get? - Page 6

post #51 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
You are ignoring ghosting. Also put up the wrong picture there, now it's the U3011 in my comparison
It isnt bad enough to make up for the terrible color gamut or poor viewing angles of TN


120hz is fine for gaming i wont argue that, but it doesnt have better IQ is all im trying to say


further to point out that Hz <> IQ take a look at a tv such as the Pioneer Kuro Elite which is 60hz, its regared as one of the best tvs out there

edit: also im just curious, in that image you posted whats up with those funny color bars i see on the samsung?
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
post #52 of 67
I very much prefer 30" monitors to 120hz ones. I won't argue against that they generally have better IQ, just that sometimes in some circumstances they end up having a blurrier image due to ghosting. Not stating anything else. I agree that 120hz displays are generally... well not crap but most of them look like that, even if they function very well.
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
post #53 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant;14525903 
I very much prefer 30" monitors to 120hz ones. I won't argue against that they generally have better IQ, just that sometimes in some circumstances they end up having a blurrier image due to ghosting. Not stating anything else. I agree that 120hz displays are generally... well not crap but most of them look like that, even if they function very well.

Is the color on, say, the SAMSUNG S23A950D
( http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001473 )

THAT much worse than an IPS? Everyone on here talks as though a monitor like that would have absolutely horrific color.
post #54 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
I very much prefer 30" monitors to 120hz ones. I won't argue against that they generally have better IQ, just that sometimes in some circumstances they end up having a blurrier image due to ghosting. Not stating anything else. I agree that 120hz displays are generally... well not crap but most of them look like that, even if they function very well.
ghosting doesnt bother me too much but the u3011 does ok considering its 7ms

now what we need is the combination of both
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
post #55 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by Blindsay;14525976 
ghosting doesnt bother me too much but the u3011 does ok considering its 7ms

now what we need is the combination of both biggrin.gif

I am really considering getting an IPS and a 120hz monitor. 120hz for faster paced games and the IPS for something like an MMO. I haven't been able to compare the two
post #56 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by chrisjag92 View Post
I am really considering getting an IPS and a 120hz monitor. 120hz for faster paced games and the IPS for something like an MMO. I haven't been able to compare the two
why cant they make a 30" IPS 120Hz
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
post #57 of 67
Blindsay: Because it's a small market for such and it would only work on DP, mainly

Quote:
Originally Posted by chrisjag92 View Post
Is the color on, say, the SAMSUNG S23A950D
( http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824001473 )

THAT much worse than an IPS? Everyone on here talks as though a monitor like that would have absolutely horrific color.
No, actually. That's one of the best 120hz monitors out there. If not the best. Haven't read much about it though.
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
post #58 of 67
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Blindsay: Because it's a small market for such and it would only work on DP, mainly



No, actually. That's one of the best 120hz monitors out there. If not the best. Haven't read much about it though.
would it only work on DP if it was greater than 1080p? ie could they do a 1080p IPS 120hz? is it just that DVI doesnt have the bandwidth for a 120hz 1600p screen?
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
Server/Gaming Rig
(22 items)
 
  
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
Intel E5-2670 intel E5-2670 Asus Z9PE-D8 WS Visiontek R9 390 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
8x4GB DDR3 1333 ECC Registered Toshiba 5TB X300 Seagate 4TB HGST 4TB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Sandisk 240GB Sandisk 480GB Samsung 830 128GB Toshiba 6TB X300 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Toshiba 5TB X300 Toshiba 5TB X300 WH16NS40 Windows 10 Pro 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Dell S1715H Dell u2311h blackwidow ultimate Kingwin Lazer platinum 1000w 
CaseMouse
Corsair 800D Deathadder Chroma 
  hide details  
Reply
post #59 of 67
Yes that is my point. The limit of dual link DVI ends somewhere near 1920x1080 @ 120hz or 2560x1600 @ 60hz. You can't do 2560x1600 @ 120hz without DP

Panel type has nothing to do with it
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
Toki
(10 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
[i7 860] [XFX 5870] [4x2gb] [WD 500gb] 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
[W7] [HP LP3065 - CrossOver 27Q LED-P - Acer x243w] Ducky DK1087-CELLB Tenkeyless, MX Blue - Steels... [LC power 750W] 
Audio
[ATH-A700] + [Asus Xonar DG] 
  hide details  
Reply
post #60 of 67
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Blindsay: Because it's a small market for such and it would only work on DP, mainly



No, actually. That's one of the best 120hz monitors out there. If not the best. Haven't read much about it though.
Thanks so much De-zant.. When i posted this thread i was hoping that a discussion would break out. I love the fact that you have experienced 30" monitors & are very passionate about explaining from your experiences just how awesome they are.

After seeing everything am rolling with the U3011. Should suit my gtx 590 perfect for 2560x1600 gaming.. Besides i've been stuck at 1920x 1080/1200 for 10 years it feels.

Thanks everyone for your views no matter which..

I +reped everyone!!
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core™ i7-950 Asus Rampage -micro atx- Zotac gtx 580 3gb 8gb ddr3 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
320gb & 1tb. Win 7 64bit 30" U3011 1000w 
MouseMouse Pad
steelseries steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core™ i7-950 Asus Rampage -micro atx- Zotac gtx 580 3gb 8gb ddr3 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
320gb & 1tb. Win 7 64bit 30" U3011 1000w 
MouseMouse Pad
steelseries steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Monitors and Displays
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › Dell U3011 best 30" monitor to get?