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Those shots looks good. Wish I had DS3. biggrin.gif
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i've yet to spend hours trouble shooting( it's pretty much been plug and play), and you have fisheye effect in real life. so gonna have it in games :-p it honestly hasn't been bad at all in recent games. for older games, flawless widescreen will set you free.

once you go 7680x1440 mind =blown
I understand having periphial vision in real life, but adding it a second time in the game, just doubles the effect. If it didnt do it in the game, then you could actually turn your head and look around you, but you cant do that. So you take 3x the hit in video performance, for 1.5x the extra viewing.

SLI + surround = lots of headaches. Single card isnt as bad, but there are still plenty of games that dont work right.



And the guy asking was comparing three 1080P screens to one 2560 screen. Three 2560s dont count, cause you get the best of both wink.gif
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I understand having periphial vision in real life, but adding it a second time in the game, just doubles the effect. If it didnt do it in the game, then you could actually turn your head and look around you, but you cant do that. So you take 3x the hit in video performance, for 1.5x the extra viewing.

This is precisely why I am so pleased with my 21:9 2560x1080. biggrin.gif
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This is precisely why I am so pleased with my 21:9 2560x1080. biggrin.gif
A 2560x1440 would be the same thing, just give you more height. I personally dont like super wide screens, as I like the added pixel height to scroll less. I was so tempted to go 30in, but so much money.
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I have the 1440 crossover hooked up and am gaming Black ops 2. I have 2 2GB 680 evga in sli. Looks like i burn up 1700MB of memory while gaming, does this sound right?
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A 2560x1440 would be the same thing, just give you more height. I personally dont like super wide screens, as I like the added pixel height to scroll less. I was so tempted to go 30in, but so much money.

A 2560x1440 would still be a 16:9 aspect ratio. What I was trying to get across is that 21:9 is far easier to power than a triple 16:9 setup while still giving a wider aspect ratio than a single 16:9. It also avoids fisheye at the extremities since it is only 43% as wide as a triple display setup.
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I understand having periphial vision in real life, but adding it a second time in the game, just doubles the effect. If it didnt do it in the game, then you could actually turn your head and look around you, but you cant do that. So you take 3x the hit in video performance, for 1.5x the extra viewing.

SLI + surround = lots of headaches. Single card isnt as bad, but there are still plenty of games that dont work right.



I have yet to find a game still that doesn't work or can't be fixed by some ini edits that take 2 secs or using flawless widescreen...unless they are some older irrelevant games.
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A 2560x1440 would still be a 16:9 aspect ratio. What I was trying to get across is that 21:9 is far easier to power than a triple 16:9 setup while still giving a wider aspect ratio than a single 16:9. It also avoids fisheye at the extremities since it is only 43% as wide as a triple display setup.
I get what you are saying, but looking at aspect ratio isnt the same as looking at pixels.
At 2560x1080 you are viewing 2560x1440 with 180 pixels cut off the top and bottom of the screen. Either way you still see 2560 pixels wide. So you are seeing less stuff, and its not actually wider.

Reminds me of the people that like 1680x1050 over 1920x1080. Just because 1680x1050 offers more height, doesnt mean you are getting more height in pixels.
Edited by CTM Audi - 2/5/13 at 3:10pm
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So you are seeing less stuff, and its not actually wider.

lachen.gif


1920x1080



2560x1440



2560x1080


Yup. Wider.
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