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On my next paycheck, looks like i'll be picking one of these up. Should be a significant upgrade from my 21.5" LG monitor. Though I like my monitor for it's 2ms response time. tongue.gif
     
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post #382 of 11297
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Originally Posted by EpicPie View Post

On my next paycheck, looks like i'll be picking one of these up. Should be a significant upgrade from my 21.5" LG monitor. Though I like my monitor for it's 2ms response time. tongue.gif

Which one are you leaning towards?

Derp, thought this was the other thread that started this fiasco. tongue.gif

@Pie, not that the Catleap isn't awesome, but be sure and check out the Crossover. It might be a bit more your taste. Plus, we need people to buy and give us opinions so we can waste more money. biggrin.gif
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post #383 of 11297
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Which one are you leaning towards?

The 27".
     
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I'm starting to think that maybe the companies fixed the higher refresh rate 'flaw' because maybe it caused damage to the panels. Thus in their 2C models, the PCB was revised and changed to help prolong the life of the monitor.
In other words, I'll still try when I get home to get higher, but even if I can, I probably won't. smile.gif

I don't think they even knew about it. Nor would they really have time within a week or two to fix it.
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I'm starting to think that maybe the companies fixed the higher refresh rate 'flaw' because maybe it caused damage to the panels. Thus in their 2C models, the PCB was revised and changed to help prolong the life of the monitor.
In other words, I'll still try when I get home to get higher, but even if I can, I probably won't. smile.gif

Very unlikely, most people don't even know how to change refresh rate from the factory 60hz default. Its fair to assume the newer PCB not capable of 100hz is cheaper for the manufacturer.
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I don't think they even knew about it. Nor would they really have time within a week or two to fix it.

Who said the fix was done only a few weeks ago? The sellers may have just had some old stock to start, and are now dipping into the newer of the stock.
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Very unlikely, most people don't even know how to change refresh rate from the factory 60hz default. Its fair to assume the newer PCB not capable of 100hz is cheaper for the manufacturer.

What I'm saying is that it originally wasn't intended. Perhaps if/when they revised the 2A to the 2B a new PCB was used that was cheaper, but due to a flaw in the workings of it. So they went back to their original, or an even better one.

Mind you, this is all purely speculation and discussion. smile.gif
Edited by Demented - 3/13/12 at 2:07am
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My message to red-cap,
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When I paid for mine, your listing didnt say anything about the pixels. Now it says there may be dead pixels, after I had ordered, and you are offering a pixel perfect display for more. When paying, I asked if it was possible to have the screen checked before shipment (this was before the change in listing), and have not gotten a reply.
Id like to have mine checked and verified to be pixel perfect and defect free before shipment.
Thanks you

His reply,
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Hi
thank you for buying
I am about to send your order and just noticed the note.
we don't open a box to avoid an argument about the condition ( new or not ) ,sorry
there might be some dead pixels ( five at most )
if you don't want this monitor , I can cancel the transaction without any penalty

waiting for your reply
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Very unlikely, most people don't even know how to change refresh rate from the factory 60hz default. Its fair to assume the newer PCB not capable of 100hz is cheaper for the manufacturer.
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My message to red-cap,
Quote:
When I paid for mine, your listing didnt say anything about the pixels. Now it says there may be dead pixels, after I had ordered, and you are offering a pixel perfect display for more. When paying, I asked if it was possible to have the screen checked before shipment (this was before the change in listing), and have not gotten a reply.
Id like to have mine checked and verified to be pixel perfect and defect free before shipment.
Thanks you
His reply,
Quote:
Hi
thank you for buying
I am about to send your order and just noticed the note.
we don't open a box to avoid an argument about the condition ( new or not ) ,sorry
there might be some dead pixels ( five at most )
if you don't want this monitor , I can cancel the transaction without any penalty
waiting for your reply
choi

I wonder if the members that ordered from sellers that said they would and supposedly did check the monitors, if their box looks like it has been opened or not. Some of you may be paying a 'dead pixel check' fee for nothing.
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post #389 of 11297
Hi all. I thought I'd make a summary post as my Monitor arrived today.

I am blown away by the quality of service from the seller Green-Sum.

I purchased a bare bones model (no speakers or class, DVI-D only) and after just 4 days and 9 hours since clicking 'pay now' through paypal, my monitor was at my door. 2 business days and 2 hours! Shipped to Australia.

As usual the packaging was excellent, box in box style with bubble wrap, there are many pictures of this on these forums so I wont bloat this thread more with any.
I do however want to show you how beautiful this screen looks in BF3, ME3 and D3. I have zero dead pixels, no monitor lean and nothing else to report. It is simply without flaw. 10/10.

Anyway, on to the pics;


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post #390 of 11297
Hey guys! I was wondering if the 23 inch catleap 2300LED ISP is the same as Q270 but with a smaller screen and lower resolution? I've searched all over google but can't find enough info. I was thinking the 27 inch monitor might be too big since I prefer to sit up close to the monitor when gaming. Thanks.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=110837444756#ht_16001wt_1102
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