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The CCC lies to me, its says this monitor supports 75hz, its only 60hz.
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yep which is a minus obviously.
Yep ... for that 1% of human population.. tongue.gif
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Hey guys, I just bought one of these things. I needed a monitor that was easier on my eyes than my dying VG236HE. However, out of the box I checked for dead/stuck pixels and there are dozens and dozens of them. Just in the bottom right corner I counted about 20. However if I tap on the screen they go away. Is this normal? Should I give it some break in time before I check for stuck pixels?
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Hey guys, I just bought one of these things. I needed a monitor that was easier on my eyes than my dying VG236HE. However, out of the box I checked for dead/stuck pixels and there are dozens and dozens of them. Just in the bottom right corner I counted about 20. However if I tap on the screen they go away. Is this normal? Should I give it some break in time before I check for stuck pixels?


Have you tried to massage them out?
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Have you tried to massage them out?

Thats what I've been doing but there are so many my eyes are starting to hurt trying to find all of them. It seems to be getting better the longer its on though.
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Thats what I've been doing but there are so many my eyes are starting to hurt trying to find all of them. It seems to be getting better the longer its on though.

Out of all my monitors, I have only had one issue with pixels and it was just stuck. One reason I bought my Asus, is because cause it was local, any issues and back to MC I would of gone. Give it time, a lot less work and headache over sending it back, assuming you bought it online.
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Yeah I did buy it locally, it was the last one in stock at Fry's. I'll give it a week and see if it clears up, otherwise the image quality is great. I like the higher res/larger monitors because I can sit back from them a bit and wear my glasses which takes a lot of the strain off of my eyes.
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They have been selling well at MC last sunday they had 6. Last I looked down to 2
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Well I've given a couple of days and massaged out the ones I could get but there is still about 20 stuck pixels. I think I will have to return this one after all, maybe they will have more in stock as I like the monitor otherwise.
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Well I've given a couple of days and massaged out the ones I could get but there is still about 20 stuck pixels. I think I will have to return this one after all, maybe they will have more in stock as I like the monitor otherwise.

Yes I would exchange or return that. That's a LOT of stuck pixels and once seen cannot be unseen. I'd end up fixating on even one stuck pixel. Sorry to hear this. Good luck on your next one.
     
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