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Drinking a lot of water helps, and I read here from someone at ocn that you should look away from you monitor every couple of minutes for 30 seconds.


Also how bright is it? Do you have any pictures?
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Yeah, make sure your hydrated, I work on dual 24's at work and If ive not had enough to drink my eyes go dead.

Also what about the color temperature/tinting options?
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Originally Posted by rocstar96 View Post

Drinking a lot of water helps, and I read here at ocn someone that you should look away from you monitor every couple of minutes for 30 seconds.


Also how bright is it? Do you have any pictures?

Yeah, i know about that and do it when i remember, lol.

And i took some with my phone but my USB doesn't work for some reason
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Can't return to store for an exchange to a different brand/model? I could see them not allowing full refunds, but most stores allow exchanges.
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Can't return to store for an exchange to a different brand/model? I could see them not allowing full refunds, but most stores allow exchanges.

Nope, no exchanges, no money back.
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Originally Posted by tht-kid View Post

Yeah, make sure your hydrated, I work on dual 24's at work and If ive not had enough to drink my eyes go dead.

Also what about the color temperature/tinting options?

Hmmm i just set them to more of a reddish picture, and it helps too, but only by a bit redface.gif
Edited by UltimateGamerXFX - 2/14/13 at 1:22am
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Smoked acrylic mod your monitor? biggrin.gif
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post #17 of 20
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thinking.gif

Smoked acrylic mod your monitor? biggrin.gif


thought about that, but nope, must be expensive though D:


Meh, looks like there really is no way except the brightness/contrast thing, so basically i bought a horrible monitor biggrin.gif wee.


tried to angle it too, if the bottom pat is..okay then the top is so dark i can barely see white text. Shoulda bought a normal LCD.
Edited by UltimateGamerXFX - 2/14/13 at 1:40am
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Does this issue occurs with all back light LED monitors? I'm thinking of buying a new monitor (a led one) and i'm afraid i'll notice this. Currently i'm using an lcd... it's a big difference between LCD and LED? (i tried already to look at the store but i can't see no big differences, but there's also too much light around....)
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Does this issue occurs with all back light LED monitors? I'm thinking of buying a new monitor (a led one) and i'm afraid i'll notice this. Currently i'm using an lcd... it's a big difference between LCD and LED? (i tried already to look at the store but i can't see no big differences, but there's also too much light around....)

No, only difference between an LCD and LED is the backlight. The Panel is the same for whatever monitor you choose. All the LEDs are white lights that act just like a regular bulb CFL backlight.

Light Bleed and poor panel is usually just from a cheap monitor or a fault in the construction.
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Taking it back on monday. Just found out i have 7(or more) days to return anything, its the law. Hopefully i get an LCD. I do not recommend LED's. perhaps mine is low quality, but this is just bad.
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