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It's OK. The OCN hivemind has determined you wouldn't want this one anyway. thumb.gif

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not bad but i think 27" is 2560x1440p+ territory.

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1920x1080? Meeh.

2560x1440 or bust. I'm not going to buy a monitor with the same resolution as my current one mad.gif

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Agreed. I wouldn't buy a 27" unless it was 1440.

I have a 28" 1920X1200 and even that still looks good. Everything looks fine unless you are 3 inches away from the screen.
Is 2560X1440 over rated?
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I have a 28" 1920X1200 and even that still looks good. Everything looks fine unless you are 3 inches away from the screen.
Is 2560X1440 over rated?

Coming from the guy who thinks plasma is a better material for speaker construction than current driver material (paper, kevlar, titanium, etc), I can't say your subjective personal experiences are going to mean much to posters here.
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I have a 28" 1920X1200 and even that still looks good. Everything looks fine unless you are 3 inches away from the screen.
Is 2560X1440 over rated?

higher resolution isnt necessarily how good it looks from a certain distance. I like the extra desktop space. having a 23" 1080p screen, i would be rather disappointed with a 27" with the same res.
 
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Coming from the guy who thinks plasma is a better material for speaker construction than current driver material (paper, kevlar, titanium, etc), I can't say your subjective personal experiences are going to mean much to posters here.

I never said that at all, that plasma was better. I said it has the potential to be better if it was further developed. Quit putting words in my mouth and running a smear campaign about me on other threads or you will be reported, and now you have hijacked the thread.
Edited by aweir - 3/22/13 at 7:35pm
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higher resolution isnt necessarily how good it looks from a certain distance. I like the extra desktop space. having a 23" 1080p screen, i would be rather disappointed with a 27" with the same res.

With the extra desktop space, do you find that text is smaller/harder to read, or does the extra resolution make it just as readable?

Report disruptive posters to moderators.
Edited by aweir - 3/22/13 at 7:49pm
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The funny thing is if you take the casing off the monitor you will see that there really is no real bezel on most monitors
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I have a 28" 1920X1200 and even that still looks good. Everything looks fine unless you are 3 inches away from the screen.
Is 2560X1440 over rated?

1440p is very over rated in my opinion. I've personally tested the Dell U2713 and Samsung 970D, which have far better quality control than the korean 1440p monitors most are running around here (and pretty much any 1440p monitors on the market for that matter).

I returned both, and kept using my 55" HX929 as a monitor. There's no dang comparison, the HX929 destroys them. They both had terrible contrast, terrible black levels, and terrible bleeding in comparison. People don't know what's good until they've used a $3000 TV as a monitor. You sit 6 feet back and it's still crisp and clear.

I laugh so hard when someone says something like 27 inches is 1440p territory, or that anything bigger than 24" has to be higher than 1080p. I'm 100% sure these people have no clue what they are talking about and have never actually used a good 1080p display in their life at a reasonable distance. It's common sense you can't sit the same distance from every type of display. tongue.gif

It's also hilarious because I get attacked whenever I state 1440p is overrated (just like you are). I'm sure someone will quote me and say i'm wrong, which is funny because I tested with my own eyes with some of the best 1440p displays on the market. This 1440p is a must stuff just needs to go away. rolleyes.gif
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yeah i think for $2k i'd buy myself a pair of 30"ers instead of a single 1080p TV.
 
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