Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › U2311H getting replaced with U2312HM?
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

U2311H getting replaced with U2312HM?

post #1 of 43
Thread Starter 
Well, I was about to flip the switch on my purchase of 2x U2311H monitors today, but I called and it turns out they are out of stock til possibly late next month. The Rep on the phone didn't know much about it or when they will accurately be back in stock. Well, I went on Dell's site and clicked the UltraSharp line because I was going to figure the prices out for possibly upgrading to the 24" or something because I don't like waiting, and discovered:

http://accessories.us.dell.com/sna/p...n&sku=320-2807

Looks like the same exact thing as the U2311H, except it's LED. What do you guys think?
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 43
Yes the U2312HM is replacing the U2311H - Dell is moving their line up to LED back lit displays (and a slight design tweak, the edges on the face are round instead of squared off, and a black arm instead of a silver one)
The Laptop
(6 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i7 2860QM AMD Radeon HD 6770M Corsair Vengence 1600MHz Samsung 840 Pro 256GB 
OSMonitor
Mac OS X 10.8 1680 x 1050 anti-glare high resolution  
  hide details  
Reply
The Laptop
(6 items)
 
  
CPUGraphicsRAMHard Drive
Intel i7 2860QM AMD Radeon HD 6770M Corsair Vengence 1600MHz Samsung 840 Pro 256GB 
OSMonitor
Mac OS X 10.8 1680 x 1050 anti-glare high resolution  
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 43
Thread Starter 
Ah ok. Hmm. I don't know how I feel about the rounded corners lol. Seems like the square would look better for a dual setup.

But anyway..Does anybody own this yet? It looks like its on Backorder til like 9/3 or something so I don't know if they've even had it in stock yet.

I'm curious on the blacks and if it has any bleeding or anything of that nature.

Also, will the Contrast Ratio from it being LED now make a bit of a difference?
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 43
They have just been released, not a lot of data on them yet. I doubt the LED backlighting would be a dealbreaker. How about you pick some up and do a review for us?
VR machine
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4790k  ASUS Z97I-Plus mITX ASUS GTX 1080 Ti Turbo 8G EVGA 1600 C9 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung Spinpoint 1TB Samsung T3 250GB SSD Corsair H60 Windows 8.1 64 bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Sony HW45ES Projector w 120" Acoustically Trans... VR- HTC VIVE  Razer Turret EVGA Supernova 550 G2 
CaseAudioAudio
Corsair 250D Yamaha RX-V781 Emotiva Airmotiv Speakers 
  hide details  
Reply
VR machine
(18 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 4790k  ASUS Z97I-Plus mITX ASUS GTX 1080 Ti Turbo 8G EVGA 1600 C9 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Samsung Spinpoint 1TB Samsung T3 250GB SSD Corsair H60 Windows 8.1 64 bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Sony HW45ES Projector w 120" Acoustically Trans... VR- HTC VIVE  Razer Turret EVGA Supernova 550 G2 
CaseAudioAudio
Corsair 250D Yamaha RX-V781 Emotiva Airmotiv Speakers 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 43
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Draygonn View Post
They have just been released, not a lot of data on them yet. I doubt the LED backlighting would be a dealbreaker. How about you pick some up and do a review for us?
I will definitely do just that once they come in stock if nobody has thrown one up yet.

I might not buy them the day of availability though unless Dell will hook me up with a promotion over the phone like they were going to do with the U2311H. I talked to a Rep and had $259 a monitor worked out for when my Newegg return came in, but now that it's out of stock and the LED one is thrown up , probably going to sit on my money despite my eagerness to make the transition from TN to IPS.
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 43
^^ I got the U2412m for 365 total with 2 day shipping after negotiating a bit
no name
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 870 evga p55  bfg 9800gtx Corsair Dominator  
Hard DriveOSPower
intel sdd 80GB/Caviar Black 1TB windows Pro  rosewill bronze  
  hide details  
Reply
no name
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 870 evga p55  bfg 9800gtx Corsair Dominator  
Hard DriveOSPower
intel sdd 80GB/Caviar Black 1TB windows Pro  rosewill bronze  
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 43
Thread Starter 


Placed my order!

I talked to a girl on the phone and she was able to do $259 a monitor. I'm really excited! These will be my first IPS displays. I don't even know if I've seen one in person before. If I have, I wasn't paying attention.

They won't ship out til early next month since they aren't on deck in the Warehouse yet but when they do, I'll definitely be posting my thoughts! Hopefully I made the right choice and it is as good as people make out the U2311H to be.

Hopefully the LED doesn't have any negative drawbacks. I wouldn't think so. Just seems like a much better contrast ratio and what not. Kinda concerned on how the blacks are going to look but I guess I'll just have to wait and see!

i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 43
Thread Starter 


Got a pleasant surprise when I checked my email. From what the sales rep. said and from what I've read these weren't supposed to start shipping until early September.

Review to come the day upon arrival.
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
i7
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-960 D0 @ 4.0GHz Sabertooth x58 SAPPHIRE Toxic HD6950 GSKILL Ripjaws 12GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
Crucial M4 128gb/1TB Caviar Black ASUS DVD-RW 24x Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 x64 UltraSharp U2312HM x2 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G15 Corsair HX750 Fractal Design Define XL Logitech G500 
Mouse Pad
Steelseries 9HD 
  hide details  
Reply
post #9 of 43
eagerly waiting for ur review
post #10 of 43
I was going to order a U2312HM sometime Wednesday, how'd you get the price reduced to $259?
HAL 1006
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k @ 4.0Ghz Gigabyte Z77-UD5H Rev 1.0 EVGA GTX 670 2GB FTW Samsung 16GB (4X4GB) DDR3-1600  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 128GB SSD WD5001AALS 500GB  Asus 20X DVD Burner Cooler Master TPM 812 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 Dell Ultrasharp U2412m Seasonic X750  Cooler Master HAF XM 
Mouse
Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
HAL 1006
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k @ 4.0Ghz Gigabyte Z77-UD5H Rev 1.0 EVGA GTX 670 2GB FTW Samsung 16GB (4X4GB) DDR3-1600  
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Crucial M4 128GB SSD WD5001AALS 500GB  Asus 20X DVD Burner Cooler Master TPM 812 
OSMonitorPowerCase
Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 Dell Ultrasharp U2412m Seasonic X750  Cooler Master HAF XM 
Mouse
Logitech G500 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Monitors and Displays
Overclock.net › Forums › Components › Monitors and Displays › U2311H getting replaced with U2312HM?