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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 #1391 of 4784
OP, you ordered a power cable? does it not come with one. Just a little confused on that because you had a picture of everything that came with it but then you said you ordered that cable off amazon so, idk. Thanks.
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post #1392 of 4784
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I've never met anyone else with a soyo brand monitor, interesting.
SOYO 24" DYLM24D6 Official Thread
Definitely got my money's worth since 2007. Still working like champs.
post #1393 of 4784
I ordered the Catleap Q270 and it's should be here any day. I realized in the sellers description that the Nvidia GTS450 has a DOS error. That is currently the card i'm running right now. Does anyone know what causes this and is there a work around or am I stuck buying a new graphics card? Thanks!
post #1394 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by jagz View Post

OP, you ordered a power cable? does it not come with one. Just a little confused on that because you had a picture of everything that came with it but then you said you ordered that cable off amazon so, idk. Thanks.

The power cable that comes with the monitor is a two piece power cable, like the type that come with most laptops. The half you plug into the monitor is fine but the other half, the half that goes from the power brick to the wall is korean. This is where you need a different cable, it is a standard power cable, just like the one that powers your PC.
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post #1395 of 4784
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SOYO 24" DYLM24D6 Official Thread
Definitely got my money's worth since 2007. Still working like champs.

Nice. I got a 22 inch like 6 or 7 years ago, still works great.
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post #1396 of 4784
One of these vs. a 24" 120 Hz TN? Gaming is top priority and I'm used to TN's and quite like the image quality on my current monitor. Will ghosting be too slow at 85 Hz compared to a 120 Hz?
Edited by B!0HaZard - 3/7/12 at 5:13pm
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post #1397 of 4784
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One of these vs. a 24" 120 Hz TN? Gaming is top priority and I'm used to TN's and quite like the image quality on my current monitor. Will ghosting be too slow at 85 Hz compared to a 120 Hz?

100hz on catleap is fine, albeit not as smooth as 120hz TN. I would be worried about running games smoothly at 1440p to take advantage of 100hz as you'll need a dual GPU setup.
post #1398 of 4784
Damn I hadn't seen that they could do 100Hz too - that is sick! Tempted to pick up three lol...
     
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post #1399 of 4784
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100hz on catleap is fine, albeit not as smooth as 120hz TN. I would be worried about running games smoothly at 1440p to take advantage of 100hz as you'll need a dual GPU setup.

I hope to take care of the GPU situation soon with Kepler coming out. I'm playing CSS ATM, so it's not too hard. I guess you're right though, even Kepler or HD7000 can't do 100 Hz at that res in BF3... I really want fluency too.
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So tempted to buy one of these, but I also want to buy an Asus Transformer Infinity 700 when they come out. What do you guys think I should do? New monitor or tablet?
    
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