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wasnt making fun.....just saying i was impressed at its oddness tongue.gif english is my 2nd language too tongue.gif

np smile.gif

I think both the Asus and Benq are nice displays, I'll keep my S23A700D for now but in future I'll upgrade to a 2-3ms display.
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post #192 of 330
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np smile.gif
I think both the Asus and Benq are nice displays, I'll keep my S23A700D for now but in future I'll upgrade to a 2-3ms display.

always find reviews where they measure actual response times. very often the response time is 16ms on displays that advertise 2ms.

This is why i was drawn to this Asus display, the measured times were ~6ms average (source)
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Ya, it won't get better than the Asus for fast gaming. I've also found a Tracefree setting of 40 the best compromise between responsiveness and inverse ghosting.
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post #194 of 330
Got mine today finally. My initial thoughts after 30mins are good. Using it now and coming from a U2410 I thought for non gaming, it's going to bad. I'm very surprised at the picture quality. Who said 27" is too big for 1080p? - you should check this out. Obviously it's not as nice as 1200p but I'm genuinely surprised. The colours out of the box look ok to me. I've got a calibrated KRP 600A, so know what a good picture looks like. This certainly isn't bad. I'll try to get a photo of my monitors up tomorrow.

144hz hasn't blown my mind. It's definitely nice. I played Left 4 Dead 2. Strangely hypnotic dragging stuff around the desktop though.

Interestingly enough when I got my power lead for my U2410 it was faulty and so was the one with my Asus. Not sure what's going on here. I'm not overly impressed with connectors on the back of the monitor. It was tough for me to squeeze the DVI in, and it's still not properly in as I can't screw it place well.

But overall good stuff, money well spent I think. I'll post some more feedback tomorrow as it's been a really long day, my place is a mess and I need to crash.
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I'm not overly impressed with connectors on the back of the monitor. It was tough for me to squeeze the DVI in, and it's still not properly in as I can't screw it place well.

One of my biggest complaints as well.
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post #196 of 330
so is the DVI going to be an issue later down the road? Its impossible to actually screw it on?
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Ah ok it's not just me then. I know I said I'm going to bed but my bed is so full of junk (got a new desk today too) and I'm so tired I'm rooted to the chair.

My opinions might be slightly skewed because I'm overly tired but I noticed stuff in Left 4 Dead 2 I hadn't seen or noticed before. I only recently bought L4D2 in the summer sale so still new to it. The bullets flying out of my gun I noticed them and watched them as they ricocheted off walls. It looked amazing. That's one little that stuck in my head and I completely missed it at 60hz. I'm getting CS: GO and playing BF3 tomorrow!

Minor quibbles aside, this is one sexy monitor.
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so is the DVI going to be an issue later down the road? Its impossible to actually screw it on?

Not impossible just really damn hard ha. I do have a 24AWG monoprice dvi cable so its really damn thick. I was able to get some thread in there.
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Ah ok it's not just me then. I know I said I'm going to bed but my bed is so full of junk (got a new desk today too) and I'm so tired I'm rooted to the chair.
My opinions might be slightly skewed because I'm overly tired but I noticed stuff in Left 4 Dead 2 I hadn't seen or noticed before. I only recently bought L4D2 in the summer sale so still new to it. The bullets flying out of my gun I noticed them and watched them as they ricocheted off walls. It looked amazing. That's one little that stuck in my head and I completely missed it at 60hz. I'm getting CS: GO and playing BF3 tomorrow!
Minor quibbles aside, this is one sexy monitor.

Would you take this or a U2410 for gaming, video etc. I dont know, after using U2410, TN is......meh for me. It does have DP right?
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Would you take this or a U2410 for gaming, video etc. I dont know, after using U2410, TN is......meh for me. It does have DP right?

Are you using SRGB mode on the U2410?
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