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I plan to buy a Crossover or Yamakasi Catleap 1440p monitor in a few months and am concerned with dead pixels. As the title asks, are dead pixels noticeable at 2560x1440?
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post #2 of 15

Rarely.

 

There are people with like 12 dead pixels but dont really notice them.

 

There are almost 4 million pixels on that beast :)

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Originally Posted by blade7115 View Post

I plan to buy a Crossover or Yamakasi Catleap 1440p monitor in a few months and am concerned with dead pixels. As the title asks, are dead pixels noticeable at 2560x1440?
I don't know about 2560x1440 but on 1080p monitors they are very hard to notice. If you do the math there are 3,686,400 pixels making up the panel biggrin.gif
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post #4 of 15
noticeable if they are in a bothersome place.
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post #5 of 15
Depend on the location of the pixel. If it's a single pixel you will probably not notice it (unless you are looking for one), but if it's a cluster it will be obvious.
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Easy to notice if they have the right color.
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If the pixel was stuck on white and you have a black screen, you will notice it.
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post #8 of 15
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Originally Posted by vs17e View Post

If the pixel was stuck on white and you have a black screen, you will notice it.
Probably not, unless you were looking for it smile.gif
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post #9 of 15
I have a stuck red pixel, I only notice is during web browsing though. Not really a big deal.
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post #10 of 15
yep as said a cluster of dead pixels may be noticable even with 4million odd pixels and also as above the color of them compared to what you are viewing at the time will either show up or not depending really on when end they are closer to the edge of the color spectrum. but asingle pixel or just a few wouldnt be a problem or noticable smile.gif
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