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I just said an 8400GS is a bit much, and you recommend a GTX260 at £80? confused.gif

Well a 660ti than tongue.gif

 

I totally thought you had a Korean monitor. Hence 8400gs might be incompatible (not sure though) but yeah for Dell U2711 I doubt you can get something even lower than 8400 rolleyes.gif

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I can confirm that a 8400gs can support the 1440p resolution.
I let my father borrow one of my cats a while back and he had no problems, especially since he didn't game.
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I know that GTX690 is overpriced, worst is the "4GB" vram and that AMD cards shine at higher res. I'm trying to say that going from 1080p to 1440p you should lose around 30-40% fps which would be 100fps at 1080p for you. Considering that only one chip from the 690 should be better than my 7950 or somehow equal but you don't get that much FPS. I think CF 7950s would do better at 1440p, but for the price of 690 you can get trifire 7950s so yeah...
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I am interested in how you like your U2713, as I have been consistently looking at shops for this to go on sale. Like you, I am having an internal struggle about spending that kind of money on this, but I feel everything else in my rig is top notch, why slack on this? smile.gif
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I am interested in how you like your U2713, as I have been consistently looking at shops for this to go on sale. Like you, I am having an internal struggle about spending that kind of money on this, but I feel everything else in my rig is top notch, why slack on this? smile.gif
Grabbing it tomorrow, can't wait thumb.gif
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Grabbing it tomorrow, can't wait thumb.gif

Post your impressions of gaming and overall quality. We have the lower end 2013 models of monitors and I think the casing/stand feels cheaper than the 2012 models. Its likely not a big deal, I just get real picky when spending that kind of money smile.gif
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Does anyone know the cheapest/worst card that will do 2560 x 1440? I assume all I need is a card that supports DL-DVI, I need something for a benching rig and it literally just needs to display an image. Don't care about anything else. Cheap as possible.
Was going to get something like an 8400GS but even that is a bit much for what I want it for. tongue.gif

Not sure what it would be in the UK though, lol.

$9.99 after rebate

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Post your impressions of gaming and overall quality. We have the lower end 2013 models of monitors and I think the casing/stand feels cheaper than the 2012 models. Its likely not a big deal, I just get real picky when spending that kind of money smile.gif
You tell me about being picky... I would probably get over anything as far as I see something on the screen, decided to RMA this if there are any issues (I would normaly just "get over it")

Can anyone link me some 1440p videos/screens I could eyegasm on?
Edited by Layo - 12/3/12 at 12:35pm
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Post your impressions of gaming and overall quality. We have the lower end 2013 models of monitors and I think the casing/stand feels cheaper than the 2012 models. Its likely not a big deal, I just get real picky when spending that kind of money smile.gif

I should be getting mine tomorrow as well. Will do a compare with the crossover 27q led-p i had. I was gonna get the u2711 but because of the ag coating i went with the u2713 or else i would have for sure gone with the u2711. The build quality on the u2711 looks better then the u2713 for some reason. But wont know for sure until i get mine in about 16 hours or so
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You tell me about being picky... I would probably get over anything as far as I see something on the screen, decided to RMA this if there are any issues (I would normaly just "get over it")
Can anyone link me some 1440p videos/screens I could eyegasm on?

Get a video called timescapes that's the only one out that i know has 4k,2k and 1440p that you can buy or borrow it from a friend if they have it. Hear is the trailer

http://vimeo.com/16369165
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Can anyone link me some 1440p videos/screens I could eyegasm on?

View at original size of 4k through the player and full screen it thumb.gif

Edited by Azefore - 12/3/12 at 12:53pm
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