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Poll Results: Vote when your Achieva/Catleap monitor comes in.

 
  • 41% (232)
    Achieva QH270
  • 2% (12)
    Achieva QH270 (DOA / didn't recieve)
  • 8% (46)
    Achieva QH270 (Dead pixel(s) / flawed panel)
  • 40% (224)
    Catleap Q270
  • 1% (8)
    Catleap Q270 (DOA / didn't recieve)
  • 5% (33)
    Catleap Q270 (Dead pixel(s) / flawed panel)
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post #1091 of 4784
you guys are risky...i dont have the balls to pay $400 for an international product...anything wrong..and your kinda screwed...no?
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post #1092 of 4784
Beats paying another 600 bucks for one from here though, it could be qualified as a trash monitor for the price considering the price compared to here. Hell 24 " ones here are the price of something thats 3 inches bigger hell i say you only live once its not like you can take it with ya gotta take a risk every now and then
post #1093 of 4784
Fixed my screen issue - knew it was something stupid - on my part! I was using an old DVI cable from my crap work monitor and had to change it out to full dual DVI cable. Now no issues! Currently set the refresh rate to 95 - seems fine although I seriously cannot tell the difference between 75 and 95. Should I be able to? This thing is absolutely gorgeous! I have no pixel issues, but have not completed all the tests yet. I am off to play some games baby! biggrin.gif
   
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post #1094 of 4784
Anyone know if the manu would make 2560x1600 models eventually?
post #1095 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Caustin View Post

I really only want the HDMI input so I cant hook my PS3 up to it. I don't even know why, my PS3 is hooked up to a TV that I bought just for my PS3. I think I just like knowing that I can hook it up to my monitor if I want to.

That's pretty much the same reason that I need HDMI. I need to connect my Xbox 360 on it as I have no TV. We need a native HDMI port on the monitor since HDMI to DVI adaptors are only single link and won't work with a monitor that has no scalar.
post #1096 of 4784
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Originally Posted by malikq86 View Post

you guys are risky...i dont have the balls to pay $400 for an international product...anything wrong..and your kinda screwed...no?

lol grow some balls then tongue.gif JK

This is a product too good to pass up at this price especially at this res, heck I brought my S27A950D like 3 months ago and will sell it for this purely for the res, higher hertz and being IPS!!!, this is why EVERYONE is jumping on the bandwagon and buying these monitors.

I feel the risk is obviously worth it thumb.gif
    
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post #1097 of 4784
Did a quick unboxing and posted here - CLICKY - man this thing is sweet. Went ahead and ordered a brother since I didn't want this one to be lonely!
   
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post #1098 of 4784
Scribbly, you just made me drool.gif

I'm glad the bubble wrap is still the MO for packing the monitor, I was a little worried since someone said dream seller was wrapping in blue plastic now.. maor pics too pls thumb.gif
    
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you guys are risky...i dont have the balls to pay $400 for an international product...anything wrong..and your kinda screwed...no?

no pain, no gain. biggrin.gif

Ebay and Paypal will help you if there's any issues with regards to the transaction. For warranty, then that could be an issue if something did pop up later down the road. But the good thing is that there are lots of people who are sharing their feedback which has so far been postive. I think that's helping some in purchasing this panel. To his or her own, its up to you if this deal is really worth it when comparing to other panels with similar or exact features.

For me I think its a good deal, but want one with multi inputs. At the same time, if the cost are indeed "low" using this LG IPS panel of such quality, then I wouldn't be surprised in the future if there were more high res IPS panels through other big vendors.
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lol grow some balls then tongue.gif JK
This is a product too good to pass up at this price especially at this res, heck I brought my S27A950D like 3 months ago and will sell it for this purely for the res, higher hertz and being IPS!!!, this is why EVERYONE is jumping on the bandwagon and buying these monitors.
I feel the risk is obviously worth it thumb.gif

wait..its not higher hertz..Samsung 750/950D is 120hz. Everything else sounds right now. It does look very sexy....so tempted...but man..im feeling like a monitor addict now a days...
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