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post #11 of 21

I suggest this arrangement:-

 

3 monitor eyefinity setup.jpg

post #12 of 21
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I suggest this arrangement:-

600x478px-LL-754fd260_3monitoreyefinitysetup.jpeg

Yeah, that's pretty much what I'm leaning towards now. Love the diagram! thumb.gif
post #13 of 21

There are only two options to go without replacing the monitors.

 

Let's know how it goes with all the HDMIs as in screen tearing and such in Eyefinity (Single Large Surface).


Edited by Ken1649 - 12/13/11 at 1:53am
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post #14 of 21
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Well, I've tested all three to be duplicates of my main monitor, and they all play BF3 without any tearing and SCII without any drops in FPS or color glitches.
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I use both DVI -> DVI cables and one mini-DP -> VGA as pictured on posts before on my 5870 wink.gif It seems its the only way without a monitor with DP.
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the original minidp-> dvi you posted thats 28$ is the one i have. It works great but My right monitor has a slight purple tint and im positive its because of the adapter.
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Alright, that's better than nothing. I'll post my results when I get the adapter.
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the original minidp-> dvi you posted thats 28$ is the one i have. It works great but My right monitor has a slight purple tint and im positive its because of the adapter.

Return it then. I have that one as well to use for my 4th monitor (32" TV, I run a FleX card so I can have my eyefinity setup on all legacy ports) and it doesn't do that to me. I even have mine with a DVI to HDMI adapter on it and not one problem.
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the original minidp-> dvi you posted thats 28$ is the one i have. It works great but My right monitor has a slight purple tint and im positive its because of the adapter.

Return it then. I have that one as well to use for my 4th monitor (32" TV, I run a FleX card so I can have my eyefinity setup on all legacy ports) and it doesn't do that to me. I even have mine with a DVI to HDMI adapter on it and not one problem.


What will he use instead of the active adapter for the Eyenity to work and I don't think he is with Flex 6970? Or you mean the adapter is defect?

 

http://www.overclock.net/t/1176904/question-about-display-port-adapters-for-flex-cards
 

 

 

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I thought it was my monitor at first so i returned that and they made me pay 15$ to buy the warranty and replace it so I did, I get home and its still a little purple lol . I paid 15$ and drive 30 minutes to have the same problem. I'm too lazy to mail it back to Amazon.
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