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My new monitor for BF3 *updated*

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I am lucky enough to be stuck with this monitor for the next 2 months or so, so I have this to play battlefield 3 and skyrim, going to be spectacular on this bad boy.

Behold, my 13.8" 1024x768 85hz compaq V570 CRT.



So, how jealous are you guys?

I had a game of Quake earlier, and I think I have come close to cracking the first time machine.

I could probably find enough money to buy something better then this from cleaning under the couch, but I cannot be bothered. Its kind of amusing.

UPDATED

Couldnt wait for the vg278h. Got the vg236h.




Its so glossy! But none the less, a superb monitor. (My pose was taking the piss btw lol)

Edited by jacobrjett - 10/20/11 at 8:49pm
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post #2 of 41
Not very.

Also, subwoofers belong on the floor.
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Also, subwoofers belong on the floor.
Really?

Like actually? is that your preference or does it actually make it sound better?

Never thought of that. It would fit nicely under the drawers on the right hand side on the floor...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jacobrjett View Post
Really?

Like actually? is that your preference or does it actually make it sound better?

Never thought of that. It would fit nicely under the drawers on the right hand side on the floor...
Yep, they belong on the floor

and gtx 570 sli with that monitor? Is it april first already?
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Not very.

Also, subwoofers belong on the floor.
That's not a subwoofer though. A 4" midrange driver doesn't count as a subwoofer.
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post #6 of 41
jelly, ya sub should be on the floor and like a few inches away from a wall
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Yep, they belong on the floor

and gtx 570 sli with that monitor? Is it april first already?
Yep, gtx 570 sli at 1024x768

You can actually see my boxes, I use one to kind of make my computer feel like its enclosed on the corner, the one on the right, the other one is under the table at the back trying to hide the powerpoint and cables
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That's not a subwoofer though. A 4" midrange driver doesn't count as a subwoofer.
Touché.

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post #9 of 41
Sooooooo did you buy SLI 570s on purpose for this monitor? Or was it a recent change you made for odd circumstances? o.O
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post #10 of 41
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I just googled it and it appears to be a 15" monitor, however I measured it and it was only 13.8" large...
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