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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)
555 Total Votes  
post #111 of 4784
I've had too much bad luck with electronics to buy a monitor without a warranty. Looks like a great deal, but 'm going to pass.
post #112 of 4784
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Hmm, those OSD buttons didnt seem to work last night.
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post #113 of 4784
^ are they working now? rolleyes.gif
   
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post #114 of 4784
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Quote:
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^ are they working now? rolleyes.gif

I have more time tonight, I'll try them when I get home.
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post #115 of 4784

For those still wondering, I closed the group buy thread because it violated the ToS. That and some recent group buy mishaps...

 

And bruce, could you post the review on the OP so that its more conspicuous?

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post #116 of 4784
So I made a thread on hardforums about the monitor and a user mentioned this looking similar to the Hazro monitor: http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/hazro_hz27wa.htm

If you compare the wholesale site images with the Hazro it looks exactly the same, and the Hazro retails for £439.99 ($585 USD).
post #117 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Agenesis View Post

So I made a thread on hardforums about the monitor and a user mentioned this looking similar to the Hazro monitor: http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/hazro_hz27wa.htm
If you compare the wholesale site images with the Hazro it looks exactly the same, and the Hazro retails for £439.99 ($585 USD).

It does not use same Panel as U2711. This is S-IPS, U2711 is H-IPS
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post #118 of 4784
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So I made a thread on hardforums about the monitor and a user mentioned this looking similar to the Hazro monitor: http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/hazro_hz27wa.htm
If you compare the wholesale site images with the Hazro it looks exactly the same, and the Hazro retails for £439.99 ($585 USD).


I don't know if you saw this on the group buy thread, but you would be indeed correct. Hazro is the UK OEM of Achieva. As far as I know, the European version is a bit brighter, but not much difference other than that.

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post #119 of 4784
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It does not use same Panel as U2711. This is S-IPS, U2711 is H-IPS
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I don't know if you saw this on the group buy thread, but you would be indeed correct. Hazro is the UK OEM of Achieva. As far as I know, the European version is a bit brighter, but not much difference other than that.


The review states the Hazro uses a H-IPS panel yet it shares the same enclosure/design as the wholesale S-IPS units...different models I guess. And no I didn't get the opportunity to see the group buy thread tongue.gif
post #120 of 4784

     Quote:

Originally Posted by Agenesis View Post


The review states the Hazro uses a H-IPS panel yet it shares the same enclosure/design as the wholesale S-IPS units...different models I guess. And no I didn't get the opportunity to see the group buy thread :p


According to Hazro's site, the WC model uses the S-IPS panel.

 

http://www.hazro.com/HZ27WC.php

 

Not sure where they got H-IPS from. :p

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