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Originally Posted by Arizonian View Post

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.

Won't argue with that comment, I had a monitor last year that had a dead pixel in the middle of the screen.
Sadly I could do nothing about it before it turned into a complete line of 1080 pixels going down the screen.
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That image is on my refurb I bought today for $435 total. Going to take back the one I bought at MC for just under $600.
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Today I took back the new one and kept the refurb. The guy at MC didn't open the box and check it out at all. I could of put bricks inside. rolleyes.gif
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I returned mine and they had no more in stock, so I ended up having to get a different monitor because I paid cash for the PB278Q and the only option was store credit, no refunds. I got the LG 29" 29EA73-P and I love it, great colors and response time and I actually like the ultra-widescreen format a lot.
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I returned mine and they had no more in stock, so I ended up having to get a different monitor because I paid cash for the PB278Q and the only option was store credit, no refunds. I got the LG 29" 29EA73-P and I love it, great colors and response time and I actually like the ultra-widescreen format a lot.

So far it couldn't of worked out better for me. The place I got my refurb from is in the same city I live in. I found them on ebay, they have a place I was able to drive over to and buy it. Avoided the shipping of $40. With tax, $434.92, MC sold all 6 they had when I first bought mine.
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I now have a Colormunki Display on the way, won it on ebay for $139.99. Right now I am calibrated using a Spyder 3 Express, hope to get some better results with the X-rite.
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Guys I did OC my monitor, last tested 80hz and working smile.gif




anyone knows is this safe or not?

edit : 85hz also working smile.gif
Edited by DJ_OXyGeNe_8 - 2/21/14 at 12:39pm
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It's been said so many times that these monitors do not overclock...
Everything above 60Hz will start skipping frames.
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