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post #8311 of 11311
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Originally Posted by eternal7trance View Post

Catleaps are more popular than Crossovers so they started raising the prices to take advantage.

So that's the only reason? And Catleaps are more popular because there is more support for them, if i read that right?
post #8312 of 11311
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Originally Posted by Joe Blob View Post

So that's the only reason? And Catleaps are more popular because there is more support for them, if i read that right?

There all the Same panel... Somebody would have to be nuts to pay 550$ - 600 for a catleap... And not pay 700$ for a U2711.. or 280$ - 350$ for a Shimian

As the shimian and Catleap are the exact Same panel..

There is so many other Options out there.. THERE ALL THE SAME PANELS.. Crossovers Tempest shimian IMON FSM etc.. all priced well below the Catleaps are now.
Edited by Hokies83 - 9/10/12 at 12:07pm
    
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post #8313 of 11311
Cool, thanks a lot! Ordering it now <--- happy
post #8314 of 11311
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Originally Posted by Joe Blob View Post

Hi,

Been browsing this huge thread and now i'm ready to order my Crossover. Before i do i have a question though. I'm looking at this Ebay listing which sells a Crossover for $339.90. This is cheaper than other sellers and like $100 cheaper than Catleaps. Is this something to worry about that?

Thanks!

Just chiming in so you know Hokies is not the only one thinking that way.

I went with a Crossover for a few reasons.

-It has a nicer, cleaner design in my opinion.

-It has a much better build quality all around. The monitor itself and the stand seem to be much better quality than the other brands (owners of those brands themselves say their stands are wobbly and whatnot)

-After doing my research, the Crossovers >seem< to have the lowest failure/defect rate across all the eBay sellers. I checked out all their recent feedback as well as popular opinion across several forums online.

On top of all of those factors, when I ordered mine at $325, it was barely any more/no more expensive than the other brands. Mine gets here tomorrow by the way wheee.gif Will be posting photos once I have it set up and I'll compare it to my 1200p T240HD if possible. Of course I'll be posting those photos in the Crossover Club thread as this is the Yamakasi thread.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 9/10/12 at 12:28pm
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post #8315 of 11311
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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post

Just chiming in so you know Hokies is not the only one thinking that way.
I went with a Crossover for a few reasons.
-It has a nicer, cleaner design in my opinion.
-It has a much better build quality all around. The monitor itself and the stand seem to be much better quality than the other brands (owners of those brands themselves say their stands are wobbly and whatnot)
-After doing my research, the Crossovers >seem< to have the lowest failure/defect rate across all the eBay sellers. I checked out all their recent feedback as well as popular opinion across several forums online.
On top of all of those factors, when I ordered mine at $325, it was barely any more/no more expensive than the other brands. Mine gets here tomorrow by the way wheee.gif Will be posting photos once I have it set up and I'll compare it to my 1200p T240HD if possible. Of course I'll be posting those photos in the Crossover Club thread as this is the Yamakasi thread.

Thank you thumb.gif
post #8316 of 11311
I have owned a u2711..

I now own a Acer 3D 120hz 27inch Panel and a Catleap... I will soon own one of Overlords OC panels.. will have all 3 going and compare them all lol.
    
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post #8317 of 11311
~700$ for the U2711 is such a scam, I never liked the AG finish and its response time. And I'm not the only, the founder/reviewer at Guru3D has switched out his U2711 for a Catleap at his labs just because it offers better visual quality.
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I liked my U2711 better then the catleap.. But Selling for 600$ buying a Catleap for 260$ was worth the trade off.
    
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post #8319 of 11311
Does anybody know a wholesale link for these monitors?
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I was going to buy two more Catleaps over a month ago for $600.23¢ Now its $1000 for two. BS! mad.gif Maybe it will drop in price by December. Maybe...
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