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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 #2071 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bigm View Post

Seems that green-sum is now offering dead pixel checks for an extra $60
My monitor came with no dead pixels and all of a sudden one appears almost in the middle of the screen. I have a tempered glass shimian btw
post #2072 of 4784
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Originally Posted by CrazzyRussian View Post

My monitor came with no dead pixels and all of a sudden one appears almost in the middle of the screen. I have a tempered glass shimian btw

I'm betting you it's a stuck pixel, and if you could get that glass off, you'd be able to massage it away.

I had this one blue dot in an old Acer monitor. It would spring up and act up at odd intervals. Sometimes it would be a good few months before I saw it. Whenever it would appear, I'd just lightly tap that area of the screen with a padded finger, and sure enough it would go away. For a while at least.
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post #2073 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by CrazzyRussian View Post

My monitor came with no dead pixels and all of a sudden one appears almost in the middle of the screen. I have a tempered glass shimian btw

Hmm I might pay the extra $60 just so if I do get a dead pixel I can say that it was guaranteed to not have any. Looking at the Catleap with HDMI and Speakers
post #2074 of 4784
So tempted to sell my Yamakasi for a CrossOver. Doesn't seem right selling something when there is nothing wrong with it. Argg
post #2075 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Geglamash View Post

So tempted to sell my Yamakasi for a CrossOver. Doesn't seem right selling something when there is nothing wrong with it. Argg

Didn't even notice the Crossover was posted. Now if I could just get him to stock the one with multi-inputs.

Edit: Just sent dream-seller a message asking if he could get some.
Edited by Bigm - 3/12/12 at 10:29pm
post #2076 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by Geglamash View Post

So tempted to sell my Yamakasi for a CrossOver. Doesn't seem right selling something when there is nothing wrong with it. Argg

I was thinking same thing, and would have probably done it if my panel hadn't been perfect. Since I got a new stand for it, as long as the grey piece comes off as easy as it sounds, I have everything the Crossover has that I wanted from it.
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post #2077 of 4784
Quote:
Originally Posted by Demented View Post

I was thinking same thing, and would have probably done it if my panel hadn't been perfect. Since I got a new stand for it, as long as the grey piece comes off as easy as it sounds, I have everything the Crossover has that I wanted from it.

I know I know...but dat design....
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If anyone is dead set on a perfect Yamakasi but hasn't pulled the trigger yet, I'm your man, I think. tongue.gif
post #2078 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Geglamash View Post

I know I know...but dat design....
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If anyone is dead set on a perfect Yamakasi but hasn't pulled the trigger yet, I'm your man, I think. tongue.gif

Tempting......very tempting..
post #2079 of 4784

What monitor is the best?

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post #2080 of 4784
Where's Bruce gone? We were working on getting this club sorted, I've compiled a spreadsheet so that we can have all the info available to us rather than going through the hundreds of pages lol tongue.gif

Please be patient with us, we should hopefully be sorted in the next couple days. thumb.gif
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