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It's been an exciting week here, folks. We find out that the SLI Bridge is not actually limited to a 101hz Refresh Rate because of hardware limitations as Nvidia told us (stop lying to your customers!). Shortly thereafter, ToastyX found a way to remove the new lower pixel clock limit (84hz refresh rate limit) imposed by Nvidia in their latest Beta drivers. That is then followed by further testing and confirmation of the SLI Unlock method that would originally have cost $500, bringing it down to just $80-$140, and finally...down to just about $5-$10 with a very neat little trick! =D

What does this all mean? Well...it means Nvidia Kepler (600 series) card owners will now have full unlocked access with all current WHQL and Beta Geforce Drivers, whether they're running on a single card, or in SLI. So we are very excited. I will be purchasing one of the monitors from the new batch for myself so I can do further testing and make sure the modification works with the new batches before posting details. Stay tuned for more information regarding ToastyX's 330mhz limit remover, and my SLI limit unlock.

Cheers,

- HyperMatrix
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i am SOOOO confused after reading this
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We found a way, for certain capable monitors, to bypass limits set by Nvidia in their drivers.
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1) I never knew there was an SLI FPS limitation
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I have no idea why such a fuss is made about Yamakasi Catleap monitors, they use cheap panels in them. The monitors are cheap for a reason.
 
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post #6 of 47
Good to see that the overclocking limit has been bypassed on these monitors, though.
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Ooh. time to get another EVGA 680 FTW 4GB to Sli smile.gif

Thanks Hyper!

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I have no idea why such a fuss is made about Yamakasi Catleap monitors, they use cheap panels in them. The monitors are cheap for a reason.

Cheap panels? The monitor uses the same LG panel as many big name monitor brands costing twice+ as much. The only difference is a higher chance of a pixel irregularity or small defect rating it as "A-". Picture quality is pretty darn good.
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Cheap panels? The monitor uses the same LG panel as many big name monitor brands costing twice+ as much. The only difference is a higher chance of a pixel irregularity or small defect rating it as "A-". Picture quality is pretty darn good.

That's what the web says, personally i don't believe a word of it.
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Cheap panels? The monitor uses the same LG panel as many big name monitor brands costing twice+ as much. The only difference is a higher chance of a pixel irregularity or small defect rating it as "A-". Picture quality is pretty darn good.

That's what the web says, personally i don't believe a word of it. Everyones a sucker...

I got a perfect panel. I didn't pay for a "pixel perfect" version either. No backlight bleeding/unevenness, or any dead/stuck pixels. Just bought it off ebay.

Don't know why you have to try and play down the awesomeness of these monitors and try to make everyone who bought it feel bad.
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