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...the ASUS PB278Q and U2713HM are going to be the best two gaming monitors so close on performance and very comparable. U2713HM with better colors and the PB278Q giving up some color pop for less lag.

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Still can't make up my mind rolleyes.gif

PB278Q, VP2770, or the Dell 2713HM. Looking for minimal backlight bleed/dead pixels (which seems to be hit and miss regardless of model) with a fast response time/low input lag for gaming. Trying to avoid RMA/returns but that seems like a necessary evil if I want a good panel. Decisions decisions redface.gif
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Still can't make up my mind rolleyes.gif

Maybe this will... http://www.overclock3d.net/reviews/gpu_displays/asus_pb278q_2560x1440_monitor_review/9

And this also might help spending less for the ASUS PB278Q... http://www.anandtech.com/show/6460/asus-pb278q-review-an-ips-competitor-emerges/6

But if you don't mind spending more cash, buy the Dell U2713HM... http://www.anandtech.com/show/6308/dell-u2713hm-unbeatable-performance-out-of-the-box/6
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Still can't make up my mind rolleyes.gif

PB278Q, VP2770, or the Dell 2713HM. Looking for minimal backlight bleed/dead pixels (which seems to be hit and miss regardless of model) with a fast response time/low input lag for gaming. Trying to avoid RMA/returns but that seems like a necessary evil if I want a good panel. Decisions decisions redface.gif

Those of us like you, who do homework before purchasing were in the same boat as you. Decisions Decision Decisions. Let me sum it up for you.

You've been given in three different threads of info, opinions and experience with different monitors. You are on the right track with the three choices you have up there. I recently made the same purchase just last week and took me two weeks to decide prior. I read about 5 reviews online for each monitor - two or three times.....honestly.

In the end you have to ask yourself what do you need out of the monitor and if it provides that. Your three choices are all solid monitors and believe me - none of them excel at everything as there is no PERFECT monitor. Some do colors better some do gaming and the difference can be so subtle you can't even tell. These three do gaming at the top of their class for 1440p and you've seen the info, and like me, was indecisive because you feel your about to make the wrong purchase.

Let me put your mind at ease......anyone here will tell you those three monitors are at the top of their class gaming and if you chose anyone of them....it'd be a great monitor. Pick one, check it out, don't look back, enjoy the gaming. smile.gif
     
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Those of us like you, who do homework before purchasing were in the same boat as you. Decisions Decision Decisions. Let me sum it up for you.

You've been given in three different threads of info, opinions and experience with different monitors. You are on the right track with the three choices you have up there. I recently made the same purchase just last week and took me two weeks to decide prior. I read about 5 reviews online for each monitor - two or three times.....honestly.

In the end you have to ask yourself what do you need out of the monitor and if it provides that. Your three choices are all solid monitors and believe me - none of them excel at everything as there is no PERFECT monitor. Some do colors better some do gaming and the difference can be so subtle you can't even tell. These three do gaming at the top of their class for 1440p and you've seen the info, and like me, was indecisive because you feel your about to make the wrong purchase.

Let me put your mind at ease......anyone here will tell you those three monitors are at the top of their class gaming and if you chose anyone of them....it'd be a great monitor. Pick one, check it out, don't look back, enjoy the gaming. smile.gif

exactly. im sure you wont be disappointed in any of the 3 choices. that being said, now that i have the asus, i wouldnt want any other monitor. it has no back light bleeding, and all the pixels are perfect.
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Pick one, check it out, don't look back, enjoy the gaming. smile.gif

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post #28 of 39
I know it does not tell you much of anything but the Asus PB278Q looks like this




Other then one dead pixel on mine its a very good monitor
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post #29 of 39
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2b Catleap
This , in my case once I tried 1440 + 120hz never looked back.
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post #30 of 39
For Pure PC gaming i am considering Overlord X270OC (its cheaper then Catleap), for everything else i am considering LG 27EA83 or Viewsonic VP2770.
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