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post #1051 of 1503
ya I totally agree, space on my desk is tight enough as is and having the giant base turn is no option lol. That's why I got the ergotron arms to clam to the side of the desk and gives me totally free range of motion with no worry about whats on the desk. Worth the money!!

post #1052 of 1503
Here is the one thing that bugs the heck out of me. Even though I only have one, when I did have 2 and set them up in portrait mode, you end up with the buttons on one screen being pinched against the other monitor. The monitor needs to rotate in both directions to avoid that.
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Backlight bleed look ok?I still have a good 2 weeks with amazon.

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Backlight bleed look ok?I still have a good 2 weeks with amazon.


Only you can decide that.
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post #1055 of 1503
Fair enough. Just hard to tell whats acceptable on a certain model. IE, dont want to return it and get either the same or even worse.
post #1056 of 1503
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Fair enough. Just hard to tell whats acceptable on a certain model. IE, dont want to return it and get either the same or even worse.


Understood, I have had IPS panel monitors for 4+ years now, so I guess I am use to it. Both my HP and now my Asus I don't consider poor.
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post #1057 of 1503
If anyone would like to try this ICC profile, have at it. Done with a Colormunki Display.

Contrast set at 80
Brightness at 22


ASUSPB278_D65.zip 8k .zip file
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post #1058 of 1503
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If anyone would like to try this ICC profile, have at it. Done with a Colormunki Display.

Contrast set at 80
Brightness at 22


ASUSPB278_D65.zip 8k .zip file

Hi,

I don't suppose it would be too much to ask if you could enter your profile into the google doc I created?

Link here - http://www.overclock.net/t/1311936/asus-pb278q-the-official-2560x1440-semi-glossy-pls-thread/1030#post_21796929
post #1059 of 1503
Does anybody know how to bring up the second user mode on this panel? I can only see one!

post #1060 of 1503
Ended up returning mine as the backlight bleed was annoying in games with dark scenes. Got a BenQ BL2710PT and am pretty happy with it. Coating is the same, contrast is about the same (around 1020:1) with even better black level than the Asus (which was pretty good i thought). Its stand is not quite as sturdy but it can pivot like the Dell which is cool. Its got 2 USB3.0 ports right on the side which is awesome... and backlight bleed is still there but a lot better than my Asus. Too bad as I really liked the Asus except for that detail.
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