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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 #3401 of 4784
Here is the ICC profile from my Shimian QH270 lite as "calibrated" by my pantone huey. It might not be the best device in the world but its a nice improvement over what I saw out of the box. thumb.gif

Pantone Huey 2 QHD270 0.zip 3k .zip file
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post #3402 of 4784
I just ordered Q270Lite from red-cap. Got it for $310 biggrin.gif

I'm using hackintosh with AMD 6770 card but it's flashed to 5770 ROM. Will the monitor work for my card? 5770 listed as not compatible.
post #3403 of 4784
Could someone please tell me the exact lenght of the supplied DVI-D cable with the Achieva monitors?? Then I know if I should buy another one before my monitor arrives. Thank you so much.
post #3404 of 4784
Some of you may have noticed this thread is quite a bit shorter than before. That is because I have removed all the posts containing eBay/other auction site links. We don't allow eBay/auction site links in the for sale/wanted or deal section therefore we don't allow them anywhere on the forum.
Please refrain from posting any links to eBay or any other auction from this point forward.
post #3405 of 4784
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Originally Posted by Bitemarks and bloodstains View Post

Some of you may have noticed this thread is quite a bit shorter than before. That is because I have removed all the posts containing eBay/other auction site links. We don't allow eBay/auction site links in the for sale/wanted or deal section therefore we don't allow them anywhere on the forum.
Please refrain from posting any links to eBay or any other auction from this point forward.

Please explain the reasoning behind this.
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post #3406 of 4784
I just posted my "Just Bought" first post with my sale link from Amazon (not an auction site) and the link was gone.... Guess they blanked that one out as well...
post #3407 of 4784
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Please explain the reasoning behind this.
Bitemarks and Bloodstains (Click to show)
I'm going to have to add a request about this.

The only place eBay is mentioned is in the Marketplace rules, that are a subsection to the normal rules and only apply to that section. eBay is the only valid source of these monitors (recently learned of Amazon at a higher price). The only way those eBay links could be validly removed according to the ToS is if any of us had a personal "interest" in them, but I don't believe anyone in these threads (especially the ones linking) are selling or investing in the monitors themselves.

Please PM me if you would like to further this discussion smile.gif

Anyways, before this gets way OT. Back to the discussion at hand. Anyone get a 2B recently and what seller?
     
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My mistake, thanks bitemarks.
Edited by BababooeyHTJ - 4/12/12 at 2:58pm
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post #3409 of 4784
Well, my QH270-Lite arrived from dcsamsungmall....

No dead/stuck pixels, that's a plus I suppose. However, well, just look:

http://imgur.com/2oQ34

This picture isn't entirely accurate, as I've found. The monitor's picture shifts around a bit when moving my camera. Basically, I have bleed on the top, upper left, and lower left. Is it possible the bezel is putting pressure on the panel? Is this grounds for a replacement/return?
post #3410 of 4784
To clear a few things up.
Any post with a link to eBay was removed, this included a quote or a reply to post containing eBay. This process took about 5 straight hours so I may took a few legit post by mistake. I will look into the 2 posts that have been mentioned.
The reasoning for this that I have PMed TheJesus is.
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These rules supersede all previously posted rules and are part of the Terms of Service of Overclock.net.
What applies in the marketplace applies in the whole forum.
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