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About to buy a U3011. I'm scared, hold my hand

post #1 of 24
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I've never spent so much on any single piece of PC hardware before. The most expensive was my GTX 570 lol, this is almost 4x the price.

But I've been *****footing around buying this thing for 7 months and I finally worked up the courage to do it.

I'll also probably be looking to buy the newest team green/red card (whichever ends up being better). Although it's looking like it'll be AMD, because I'll now have 3 displays to run. Probably have another 6 months to wait for the new flagships to come out.
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Do it! i cringed at the price of mine too but i love every minute of it

besides you will probably keep it longer then your gtx 570 too
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Kinda lame, the coupon site says free shipping, but with tax and shipping, it adds another $110. $1225 total.

http://www.techbargains.com/news_displayItem.cfm/264888
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I got the 27 after WEEKS of trolling around - you will LOVE it
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Oh lordy lol... If I had a wife, she'd probably kill me.
Edited by Backfat - 8/9/11 at 5:04pm
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The 30"s are extremely nice, and although I have the HP rather than the Dell, it was well worth the money.
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The 2560 x * Dells are worth every penny. My U2711 was the best £600 I ever spent on my PC.

Enjoy it, I know you'll love it.
    
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post #8 of 24
I don't think I could ever game on a 30". Seems like you'd have to sit too far away to be able to have everything in focus.
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Originally Posted by Ickz View Post
I don't think I could ever game on a 30". Seems like you'd have to sit too far away to be able to have everything in focus.
I have terrible vision. With glasses/contacts it's still only like 20/30. When I wear my glasses, it makes the screen look smaller than it does with contacts. So my 25" seems like a 22". When I wear contacts it looks huge. My glasses are super thick haha. I have something like 20/250 vision without em.
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post #10 of 24
Grats on the sweet hardware, would love one myself.
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