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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 #3041 of 4784
Thanks CharlesK,

You really helped me.

So what do you think is the best buy? The Shimian QH270 which is identical to the Hazro? Or the Catleap Q270?

About those duty fees... What is the maximum fine you can get? And is there also a possibillity you dont get your monitor at all?

Thank you so much!
post #3042 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Stab View Post

Thanks CharlesK,
You really helped me.
So what do you think is the best buy? The Shimian QH270 which is identical to the Hazro? Or the Catleap Q270?

Hum, I bought the shimian because this thread was only about this monito on its debut, but now I don't know which one I would buy ... probably the catleap for easiness of disassembling (for modding, fixing buzzing sound etc ...)
Quote:
About those duty fees... What is the maximum fine you can get? And is there also a possibillity you dont get your monitor at all?
Thank you so much!

I think I got the max, 70€ of duty and 60 of VAT (20%) for a 311€ monitor (prices are now lower), I had to declare the real price to free it from customs. Then again I don't think I saw the same case for the others Europeans in this thread.
Edited by CharlesK - 3/27/12 at 7:40am
post #3043 of 4784
Could someone run the Windows Ribbons Screensaver and make a video of it?
post #3044 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Otbreaker View Post

Could someone run the Windows Ribbons Screensaver and make a video of it?

It wont look any different than you watching it on your current monitor now.
post #3045 of 4784
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Originally Posted by TheJesus View Post


Why is the cabling so complicated? Aren't they just normal cables? Perhaps we should contact Crossover, Catleap, Yamasaki, Achieva, (can't remember which are companies and which are models, lol), etc directly about the 2B PCB.


I have a Witech contact, the Catleap manufacturer, and he says the OC PCBs are not available and does not believe they will be made available at least by his company.  Apparently, bQvle has a source for the monitors that says he is working with someone that has about 1200 of these.  Of course, they won't sell us the PCBs.  

 

The cabling I thought would be easy, but since I don't speak LED wiring or PCBs I want to make sure we end up with the proper solution for the PCBs since I have no idea what is "standard" connections vs. "different."  Since the OC boards are rare at the moment I have no idea if this applies to the cables as well or if we can just do a pick and pull from other LED boards.

 

   
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post #3046 of 4784
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It wont look any different than you watching it on your current monitor now.

Yes this will show how good the backlight is and i'm also on a CRT so i will see everything. smile.gif
For example i'm not happy with the U2312HM resolut:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=69mINjLZyI8
Edited by Otbreaker - 3/27/12 at 9:17am
post #3047 of 4784
ANyone know if there is any differences between the catleap q270 and the catleap q270se?
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ANyone know if there is any differences between the catleap q270 and the catleap q270se?

The se does not have the built in 2w speakers.
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The se does not have the built in 2w speakers.

Thanks, and repped!
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