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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 #3801 of 4784
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Originally Posted by ElevenEleven View Post

Yes, I can definitely add it here, but, as per the request to attach the file to the post, I'm not sure if I "have the rights to distribute this file, and that it does not violate the terms of service." I'll link it if I can get this sorted out!

waiting for it smile.gif
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Originally Posted by Futzy 
Do you have something like F.lux running?
Not everything is color managed, btw.

no I don't have anything running
I just want to know how exactly tell the difference between various color profile, I cannot see any difference
post #3802 of 4784
my achevia qh270 lite arrived a few days ago - looks perfect to me and I am very happy.

the power brick says its rated for 110-220 and all I had to do was switch out the cord for a US plug one (the one from my old monitor is working fine)

The one downside so far is that the vesa mount on the back only had two screws in it (for four holes) and the screws are very short. My ergotron arm has 4 screws but they are much longer (too long to screw in all the way on the qh270)

Still its a dam nice monitor and I am very happy with it.
post #3803 of 4784
I bought mine last night for 308.99 from bigclothcraft for 308.99 and today I clicked on the same link and its selling for 297.90 . Would I be able to get the difference back since its been less than 24 hours?
post #3804 of 4784
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Originally Posted by MrSvahn View Post

I've heard that because this monitor does not have OSD you will get wrong/faulty colors in some programs. That the ICC-profile is not active in them.
How does it work in games such as Diablo 3, BF3, MW3 or VLC-mediaplayer? smile.gif
Edit: Does a ICC-profile for the crossover work on a Achieva Shimian?

Diablo looks fine, and all the other games I've tried so far. You can use any ICC profile, but many don't look very good. I found that my Dell Ultra Sharp profile looks best, followed by a profile someone made here for their Catleap.
   
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post #3805 of 4784
It's really a shame my laptop couldn't even dream of pushing 2560x1440.

I have a hard enough time pushing 1080p -- I mean it's playable, maybe decent but it's nowhere near great.

I will definitely pick one of these up next time I build a rig. Possibly with a few 7970's or 680's. One can dream right?!
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post #3806 of 4784
Gentlemen!

Would any one please tell me how well this monitor handles motion? I have a U2311H, and I'd like to compare it to this - please.
Or even compared to the U27/30, as a reference point. I know they are worse than mine.

Thanks!
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post #3807 of 4784
Does anyone know how SLI 680's run at 2560x1440 compared to Xfired 7970's
post #3808 of 4784
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Does anyone know how SLI 680's run at 2560x1440 compared to Xfired 7970's
I know sli 680s run 2560x1440 flawlessly, not sure how they compare to 7970s from first hand experience though
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post #3809 of 4784
lol you can run 3 of these monitors with sli 680s, even my 2 5870s will max out games well for one screen it can, but 3 screens i cant even run anything but diablo 3
post #3810 of 4784
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Originally Posted by speedy2721 View Post

I bought mine last night for 308.99 from bigclothcraft for 308.99 and today I clicked on the same link and its selling for 297.90 . Would I be able to get the difference back since its been less than 24 hours?

Bigclothcraft reimbursed me the $11 price difference, so if anyone notices a price change within 24 hours then just send the seller a message and they should do it for you.
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