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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 #1901 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by araman View Post


How do we know that the Crossover can't do refresh rate OC? I have yet to see any true confirmation of this.


I wasn't saying it couldn't just that I knew the Catleap could and I prefer its looks.

 

   
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post #1902 of 4784
My Catleap came, and it's great!

Link to my post in the Catleap Club

Totally delivered within the estimate, nicely packaged, no dead pixels, and other than the crappy stand (already ordered a replacement), it's awesome!
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post #1903 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Somenamehere View Post

Seems like the highest refresh rate for my monitor using my 470's is only 65-66Hz. Everything else gives me lines running up and down my screen.

is your monitor a catleap?
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post #1904 of 4784
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It doesn't specify which model Catleap, nor resolution/scaling options.
Unfortunately not, I assume is the the one with multiple inputs.
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post #1905 of 4784
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is your monitor a catleap?

Yep, ordered from green-sum
    
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post #1906 of 4784
Just got my shimian but can't get anything to display. On a i5 2500k with a sapphire 6950 2gb... the screen goes "black" with the backlight on but doesn't do anything else. Windows seems to recognize the monitor, but nothing frown.gif
Any suggestions?
post #1907 of 4784
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Originally Posted by dabho View Post

Just got my shimian but can't get anything to display. On a i5 2500k with a sapphire 6950 2gb... the screen goes "black" with the backlight on but doesn't do anything else. Windows seems to recognize the monitor, but nothing frown.gif
Any suggestions?

do you have a dual link DVI cable ?
    
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post #1908 of 4784
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do you have a dual link DVI cable ?

Yeah, using the cable they provided
post #1909 of 4784
So far my monitor seems perfect (physically). The catleap stand is not crook, i measure it with a balance and is perfect left and right. Can't wait to get home and try it out.

IMAG1351.jpg
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post #1910 of 4784
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Originally Posted by eduardmc View Post

So far my monitor seems perfect (physically). The catleap stand is not crook, i measure it with a balance and is perfect left and right. Can't wait to get home and try it out.
IMAG1351.jpg

Mine seems straight for me. I used a level when it was on my kitchen table. It was just as off as the table was. (The kitchen floor was done by a bad tiler. wink.gif)
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