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fluxlite the gd245hq is a horrible model, not all 3d models are like this, it is the worstest 3D monitor after benq xl2410t.
Look Asus VG236H, VG278H, Samsung SA700, 750 and 950D, totally different like image quality.

The difference is not in 120Hz, this is a good optional, but responsive time is not same to refresh, rafresh rate is a feature, the responsive time is another, a slower response panel cause hiccup effect like frames drops, evident ghost and too high tearing when disable vsynch.
An IPS or VA whit 120hz will not good for play.

I admit, I don't know a lot about 120hz panels, and I got my GD245HQ just because it was £40 misprice, but it was hailed as having decent colors when compared to the competition, and I wouldn't call it 'horrible'.

It does, however, have noticable ghosting because of poor overdrive (which you can turn off in service menu anyway) and has pretty poor backlight uniformity.
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post #12 of 29
lg w2363d is the cheaper 120Hz monitor and is considered much better than acer gd245hq.

Samsung and Asus were another planet specially Samsung SA :

S27A750D vs Dell U2711

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Edited by senna89 - 12/9/11 at 9:14am
post #13 of 29
Get the one with the least lags/delays. That's all that matters.
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Get the one with the least lags/delays. That's all that matters.

Colors, backlight bleed, also matter greatly.

Colors, backlight bleed, response time, build quality, are all things to take into account. I can vouche for the Alienware OPTX although its quite pricey
it comes with a 3 year warranty and such. But as i said before it needs inspecting. I don't have firsthand experience with the others.


450 Here's a pretty bad picture i took a while back.
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post #15 of 29
Casual gamer = 60hz IPS

Tryhard gamer = 120hz TN
post #16 of 29
120hz is better for your eyes.
its smoother in practice either what fps you have.
unless you into photo and such a TN 120hz is preferable before a ips 60hz any day for me.

best thing I did next to my ssd buy was 3x120hz eyefinity
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post #17 of 29
gaming should the primary use for a monitors, good quality of image whitout game or movies is useless.
post #18 of 29
I would go with the 120hz display just for 3d vision to be honest. I love it, I haven't been as amazed as the first time that I played a game in stereoscopic 3d since I was a kid. On top of that the higher refresh rate really does make for a more fluid image. One other big plus is that you don't really need vsync with a 120hz display. Its not very often that I notice tearing.
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I admit, I don't know a lot about 120hz panels, and I got my GD245HQ just because it was £40 misprice, but it was hailed as having decent colors when compared to the competition, and I wouldn't call it 'horrible'.
It does, however, have noticable ghosting because of poor overdrive (which you can turn off in service menu anyway) and has pretty poor backlight uniformity.

I thought that monitor was horrific. That was probably the worst monitor that I have ever used. I honestly think that it was a step down from a hannspree. Image quality was pretty bad, input lag was noticeable, it ghosted, it showed a ton of crosstalk in 3d. There was nothing that display really did well. I think that they rushed it out to have the only 120hz 1080p monitor on the market.

My Planar SA2311w is leaps and bounds better in every way. It really was a big upgrade.
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post #19 of 29
Senna, which monitor do you use for gaming? The high resolution U2711 or the high Hz Samsung?
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I don't experience ghosting.
My 120hz Acer is a little smoother then my U3011 but when you can lock games at 60FPS it can be difficult to notice a difference.
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