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Not sure what grey and grainy you are talking about... I can view mine from pretty much any angle and it looks like I am looking at it from head on (in terms of clarity and picture quality), which makes it great for portrait... now the non ultrasharp 23", those things are TERRIBLE in portrait. Had one setup at work, couldn't stand it.

Compared to my samsung, it's leaps and bounds better. Way less input lag, way better contrast, way nicer overall monitor. Originally player BF3 on the samsung, thought it looked great. Played it on the ultrasharp, way, way better. The details just popped.
 
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Just made my Descicion.

3x Dell U2312HM's it is, €177 each.
also ordered 3x Mini dp to DP cable for €12 each.

Lets hope for No dead pixels and no regret after i get em smile.gif

Pics following somewhere next week !
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I just got my single u2312hm from dell (shipping only took 2 days). I haven't installed it yet, but I will say it's thinner and lighter than I thought it would be (of course, no where near the form factor of my px2370, but the trade off will hopefully be worth it). I hope your 3 monitor madness is friggin' sweet! Maybe one day I'll double up on my 580s and have the same...
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I just got my single u2312hm from dell (shipping only took 2 days). I haven't installed it yet, but I will say it's thinner and lighter than I thought it would be (of course, no where near the form factor of my px2370, but the trade off will hopefully be worth it). I hope your 3 monitor madness is friggin' sweet! Maybe one day I'll double up on my 580s and have the same...

hehe thanks, and awesome i hope the monitors can be hidden behind the middle one for less bezel if they arent as thick as they seem on the pictures, and Multi-mon madness is realy with the $$, thats what i think smile.gif it does take some gpu power indeed tho.
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The U2312's are nice you get e-IPS panels, so not as good as full blown IPS panels by any stretch, but a million times better than TN panels. Also it has 23ms input lag, which isn't amazing, but its very tolerable.
Why do you want to run 3x in portrait though? You lose the field of view benefit of 3x in landscape?

I'm quite interested, what is the difference between IPS, e-IPS and TN monitors? What would you say were full IPS monitors, would you say this Dell one was?
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I'm quite interested, what is the difference between IPS, e-IPS and TN monitors? What would you say were full IPS monitors, would you say this Dell one was?

E-IPS is the step in model of IPS monitos i believe.
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Triple U2312s are awesome. You won't have any regrets. My three were bought together and the colors were surprisingly accurate out of the box They only needed very minor adjustments for the colors to be great on all three panels.
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I have three U2211Hs in portrait, and it's a fun setup. Bezels can be annoying at times, but overall it's great. Cheaper than a 30" and more screen real estate too.
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I'm quite interested, what is the difference between IPS, e-IPS and TN monitors? What would you say were full IPS monitors, would you say this Dell one was?

One of the main differences is an e-IPS is only 6 bit rather than 8 bit, so it can only truely display 262,000 colours out of the total 16.7 million and it has to dither to get the remaining 16.2 million colours (just like TN panels).
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E-IPS is the step in model of IPS monitos i believe.

e-IPS is like economy IPS, its a step down from full IPS panels.
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One of the main differences is an e-IPS is only 6 bit rather than 8 bit, so it can only truely display 262,000 colours out of the total 16.7 million and it has to dither to get the remaining 16.2 million colours (just like TN panels).
e-IPS is like economy IPS, its a step down from full IPS panels.

So basicly its a High end TN panels ? or is it a low-end IPS ?
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