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Thanks for the reply.
Yes I have 2 gtx 680's in sli
The create custom resolution is greyed out in Nvidia control panel
I've tried doing it directly from the windows properties too, but it only has 59 and 60hz options in the drop down menu even if I add it in the CRU.
Surround with custom resolutions is broken in 331.xx. Install 327.23 or older.
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Do you guys have any feedback / experience buying from gn_wholesale? I need feedback please... Thanks. smile.gif
    
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Alright after some tests and cleaning I believe the polarizer on mine is offset, not from removing the film though since that literally fell off after I was done. This is chance you take though, and I'm seeing this on different threads for other monitors as well. It's faint but I may just send it back to the seller as if he'd know anyways tongue.gif

Might just stick w/ matte, unless these 2 glass panels really knock it out of the park for me, granted if they ever ship lol, with greensums 1 Q a day then respond the next day w/ a Q to hold up shipping. rolleyes.gif
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Am I losing my mind or is my screen "clearer" after raising the refresh rate? Like the text is easier to read LOL
    
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post #10155 of 25893
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Am I losing my mind or is my screen "clearer" after raising the refresh rate? Like the text is easier to read LOL

Welcome to our world <3


Also it's funny, no matter how much crap we all go through to get one of these, it's all worth it in the end once everything's solved, because honestly NOTHING beats what these monitors offer biggrin.gif

So I've no qualms with sending back and testing different vendors, because in the end I know I"ll be staying w/ these babies for a looooooong time thumb.gif
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ok so i think im going to get this one.
the xstar is the same as the qnix right? i heard somthing about the stand being able to take off easier?

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Perfect-Pixel-FREE-EXPRESS-X-STAR-DP2710LED-27-2560x1440-Samsung-PLS-Matte-/321135502506?pt=Computer_Monitors&hash=item4ac52ae4aa
    
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Welcome to our world <3


Also it's funny, no matter how much crap we all go through to get one of these, it's all worth it in the end once everything's solved, because honestly NOTHING beats what these monitors offer biggrin.gif

So I've no qualms with sending back and testing different vendors, because in the end I know I"ll be staying w/ these babies for a looooooong time thumb.gif


I feel the same way as you but this matte possibility underneath is really irritating me lol, i was 99% sure it was glossy until everyone started reporting matte underneath. I can't imagine a pane of glass could make this monitor look the way it does compared to the asus pb278q. It has to be glossy, if i stand above it and look down, i see a reflection of text against the glass, that would be a good indication that it isn't matte wouldn't it??
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post #10158 of 25893
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If you've ever seen the apple cinema displays its just a piece of glass in front of the screen to protect it.

Don't think there is any, feels like plastic.
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I feel the same way as you but this matte possibility underneath is really irritating me lol, i was 99% sure it was glossy until everyone started reporting matte underneath. I can't imagine a pane of glass could make this monitor look the way it does compared to the asus pb278q. It has to be glossy, if i stand above it and look down, i see a reflection of text against the glass, that would be a good indication that it isn't matte wouldn't it??

Mine just shipped so I should have it in a few days I'll let you know then since I plan on taking it apart anyways.
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post #10160 of 25893
Going ahead with this - got convinced to send my 2x 1080p 24" IPS back and pick up one 1440p instead! Doing a QNIX/Xstar.

Does it matter who among the "established sellers" (dream-seller, green-sum, accessorieswhole are the 3 I'm looking at) I buy from? Dream-seller has a pixelperfect one for $318, normal for $300 - the $18 for a bit more peace of mind seems worth it to me. Thoughts?

Pulling the trigger shortly!
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