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I doubt the 27" 1080p haters have ever actually used a 27" 1080p display.

Yea, I'd still rather a 23" though. I personally find it plenty enough screen, for a little less money. If I was rich I'd get a 27" 1440P though biggrin.gif
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144hz is a step in a good direction. I really looking forward to better resolution higher speed displays. I understand all the points here. But give me 144hz display with 1600p I will buy it I don't care if it's TN or IPS.
 
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You mention 'higher resolution' like it's some kind of characteristic of IPS. There's nothing to stop them from making high res TN displays. They tend to limit the size due to the poor viewing angles (or at least they used to), but as I said, IPS viewing angles aren't exactly stellar, especially on larger displays. The U2711 has that white glow, no matter where you sit.

I'm not concerned about the "panel wars" that seem to creep up in these thread, as it stands, IPS is your best option if you want to go above 1920x1200. That's all I'm saying. I'm looking at this as a consumer.
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I doubt the 27" 1080p haters have ever actually used a 27" 1080p display.

I have, and it's still nice to have a big display but I'd prefer a higher resolution to go with it.
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I doubt the 27" 1080p haters have ever actually used a 27" 1080p display.

I doubt many of the 27" 1080p crew can remember what a tight pixel pitch looks like.

I already find my 24" 1920x1200 monitors way to coarse, there's no way I'm putting up with a 0.311mm pitch, unless I'm going to be sitting far away from it.
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I doubt many of the 27" 1080p crew can remember what a tight pixel pitch looks like.
I already find my 24" 1920x1200 monitors way to coarse, there's no way I'm putting up with a 0.311mm pitch, unless I'm going to be sitting far away from it.

I have 2x1440p displays and I sit around 2-3 feet away depending on what I'm doing, 1080p is fine for 27" as long as one sits >2ft away

Let me guess you own a matte 24" IPS right? All of which use an excessively grainy matte coating, hence the coarse look.
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I generally sit around 2 feet or slightly less, and I find 1080P on this 23.6" perfect.
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Although I am not a fan of 27" 1080P, I was interested in the 144 Hz aspect until I found out it's a matte-sparkle anti-glare coated monitor. thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif
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I have 2x1440p displays and I sit around 2-3 feet away depending on what I'm doing, 1080p is fine for 27" as long as one sits >2ft away
Let me guess you own a matte 24" IPS right? All of which use an excessively grainy matte coating, hence the coarse look.

I know the difference between pixel structure and AG coating.

And the same applies to the monitor in my sig, 1920x1080 is already too coarse for 23" let alone 27". I was just using a U2711, and with it's fine pitch it was like a breath of fresh air.

Massive pixel pitch has widely become the norm since LCD took over and everyone just got used to it and forgot what a fine pitch looks like. I'm glad that 2560X1440 is becoming more common at 27".
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To me the best part about higher refresh rates is that you get no tearing at all, up until you hit said refresh rate in terms of FPS. I love adaptive vsync for that.
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To me the best part about higher refresh rates is that you get no tearing at all, up until you hit said refresh rate in terms of FPS. I love adaptive vsync for that.

Tearing still happens at high refresh rates.

Adaptive V-Sync is snake oil concocted by Nvidia's marketing team. Use V-Sync+Triple Buffering instead.
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