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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 #531 of 4784
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If you're still thinking that it's too good to pass up, it means you're going to get it...pull the trigger now and get it sooner, before you kick yourself for waiting as everyone else gets theirs in...resistance is futile! thumb.gif

You're a very bad man. wink.gif
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post #532 of 4784

Ordered last Wednesday...  Still in Korea. 

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post #533 of 4784
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Ordered last Wednesday...  Still in Korea. 

Wow, really?! Did you buy from dreamseller? I ordered mine midnight Friday... since it was the weekend, dreamseller shipped it late Monday night and it got to customs at SFO ~20 minutes away this morning, and i should have it tomorrow/Friday absolute latest....i would definitely contact whoever you purchased it from....my tracking number got updated the day after it shipped, so something might be up with your order...
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post #534 of 4784
His shipment should have made it on the same plane as ours; ordered the same time and everthing.
BTW, jcde7ago, what's the latest update on your tracking info? So paranoid about customs. ninja.gif haha
    
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post #535 of 4784

From what he told me, it appears that all orders made from Wednesday-Sunday were shipped together. I forgot to mention that part. 

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post #536 of 4784
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His shipment should have made it on the same plane as ours; ordered the same time and everthing.
BTW, jcde7ago, what's the latest update on your tracking info? So paranoid about customs. ninja.gif haha

Customs retention. It's a standard message from EMS - that's what it always says when things have been handed off to customs. I expect ours to be headed to the local post office late tonight or really early in the morning - if that's what happens, we'll both get ours tomorrow, but if not, Friday at the latest. thumb.gif
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post #537 of 4784
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Customs retention. It's a standard message from EMS - that's what it always says when things have been handed off to customs. I expect ours to be headed to the local post office late tonight or really early in the morning - if that's what happens, we'll both get ours tomorrow, but if not, Friday at the latest. thumb.gif

Must post pics and opinions!!! biggrin.gif
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post #538 of 4784
Justin: (and all)
My Achieva came in to Vancouver Saturday and to my local post office Tuesday. It had gone through customs but no duty was charged me! Maybe thats because Dreamseller put a $100 value in it? It was double bubble packed , Like Bruce's and not a dead pixel to be seen smile.gif
I have had some problems getting it to work on my i5 2500k with intel graphics. In fact it wouldn't work at all!!!!!!!!!!!!!! BEWARE intel 2000 and 3000 graphics!

I borrowed an ATI 4580 low end card from a friend and now it works GREAT! Catalyst software wouldn't let me change saturation and hue but would brightness and gamma. That puzzled me but I discovered if I let the card auto detect the DVI panel, then a new menu appears under your DVI panel and you can go there to find a hue , and a saturation slider!!!!!!!!!! YAY
I couldn't be happier with the monitor! So sharp! Enjoy all who get one! I guess I'll have to spring for a new video card eventually like a Nvidia 430 or an ATI 6570 . I'm not a gamer, I'm a video editor so I dont need a heavyweight vid. card. Any suggestions on those cards btw?

PS mines the plastic glossy screen and no dust or bright/dark dots...............
post #539 of 4784
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Must post pics and opinions!!! biggrin.gif

Absolutely... thumb.gif

I'll be running some benches on it for sure this weekend to see how much it'll stretch the legs of my GTX 590...this is what i am moving from and to, so it's a SUBSTANTIAL difference in pixels for sure, but I shouldn't have problems maxing out most games according to the Google searches i've done of people maxing out games on a U2711 @ the same res on a 590 (below picture is someone else's):

338

After that, i'll be good to go when Mass Effect 3 lands on Tuesday...going to be rocking it at 2560x1440, highest forced AF and AA as I can to maintain a smooth 60FPS w/ vsync on...can't wait. biggrin.gif
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post #540 of 4784
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Absolutely... thumb.gif
I'll be running some benches on it for sure this weekend to see how much it'll stretch the legs of my GTX 590...this is what i am moving from and to, so it's a SUBSTANTIAL difference in pixels for sure, but I shouldn't have problems maxing out most games according to the Google searches i've done of people maxing out games on a U2711 @ the same res on a 590 (below picture is someone else's):
338
After that, i'll be good to go when Mass Effect 3 lands on Tuesday...going to be rocking it at 2560x1440, highest forced AF and AA as I can to maintain a smooth 60FPS w/ vsync on...can't wait. biggrin.gif

yeah you should have NO problem at all maxing out BF3... a 590 is good for 3 monitor set-ups so, even with the added pixels that's only 2 1080p monitors worth of pixels you essentially got 2 580 cores which can push BF3 at ultra anyways by itself on one panel
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