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There is no advantage. Everything does look gorgeous though. When I first switched, I died a lot because I caught myself staring at how awesome the graphics look rather than actually playing. It is night and day how beautiful it is.

I believe 120hz gaming provides smoother gaming so for competitive FPS, it will be more of a benefit for you.

My opinion? I'd go with the 1440p because it makes ALL the games you play look great. Plus the real estate just browsing the web or doing work is nice to have which is a nice bonus.

I disagree, a 1440p monitor helps you see people from far away, especially when sniping or trying to find other snipers. Going from a 1080p monitor to 1440p made things in the distance a lot more clear.

Response time does matter but most of the single input korean 1440p monitors are low enough.
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post #12 of 43
My question would be how much of a fps would you lose running 1440p over 1080p seem like you would lose about 10 to 20ftp??


A monitor like this below any good? price is cheap...
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post #13 of 43
I just wish they would do 1440p in smaller screen sizes, anything over 24 inches is to freaki g big for my desk location.
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post #14 of 43
There's no advantages for you. Especially not if your a "rusher" or play like you say you do.
But then, 120hz doesnt really give you much advantage in BF3 as its not any particular competitiv game like CS:S where such things actually matters 100%.
So in the end you have to ask yourself if you want incredible smooth crt-like gameplay, or awesome graphics with not so smooth gameplay?
post #15 of 43
1440p gaming is awesome and gorgeous, advantage or not once i tried it never looked back, mixed that with some 120Hz love and you are all set thumb.gif
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post #16 of 43
Only downside to 1440P is if you want everything maxed out you need a dual GPU card or Crossfire/SLI

I found that out the hard way tought a was good with a single GTX 680 nope
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post #17 of 43
30-40% of fps, but if you switch from msaa to fxaa performence hit is just few fps

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post #18 of 43
I have the PB278Q. I don't play BF3 but I played other FPS like Borderlands 2 and Bioshock Infinite. I don't feel any issues with its response time.
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post #19 of 43
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My question would be how much of a fps would you lose running 1440p over 1080p seem like you would lose about 10 to 20ftp??

A monitor like this below any good? price is cheap...
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30-40% of fps, but if you switch from msaa to fxaa performence hit is just few fps

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30-40% of fps, but if you switch from msaa to fxaa performence hit is just few fps
Yeah, with the same setting (only the resolution that change) it's about 40% drop in performance. But as many said, you don't need as many anti aliasing on 1440p due to the number of pixel to smooth edges.
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post #20 of 43
yeah I guess ill wait till my new build since i dont plan on running CF till then... I need all the frames i can get since i like playing fps, I need about 125fps... just feels better around 90 - 125
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