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I know the feeling.... Cheers though, you will enjoy the monitor a lot once it arrives! In a week or so the weekend wait won't feel so important.
Thanks mate. Have been dying to play assassins creed 3 and far cry 3. Was too busy to play them.
post #1072 of 25893
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Purchased from green-sum too, an x-star matte. Today is the forth day. I live in Mumbai, India. Am happy with the shipping time, actually more then happy, just hate having to wait till Monday for something that's so close :-(
I know the feeling mate, my monitor is ready to be delivered but it's Saturday. So right now it is in a depot about 90 kilometres from me instead of being here with me where it belongs rolleyes.gif
post #1073 of 25893
Right so here is a little update on the problems i ran into with overclocking my monitor i was getting 120/144hz easily but the problem i faced was that the gpu core/memory clock was reving all the way up to max, in other words it was in 3D mode at all times which resulted in very high idle temps about ~60C or so.

But i did find the sinner it is whenever i went over 400Mhz in CRU, and the lowest i could get 120hz was about 460Mhz. It would be so awesome if there was a way for 120hz or even 110hz to be lower than 400Mhz in CRU, even with Automatic - LCD Reduced it isn't quite enough. How frustrating mad.gif
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post #1074 of 25893
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Congrats! Now there are at least two danes with this monitor tongue.gif The taxes might still be added though via a letter, as someone said earlier. That happened to me once with a camera lens from ebay. Here´s to hoping it doesn´t happen!
Really happy with my monitor, there is some light bleed, apparently not too bad though. No did pixels, and stable at 110hz i think. Might get a new cable and try to clock it further. Its a joy to behold and to game on. Too bad I have to rma my gfx card on monday.. but hey maybe then i can finally finish that damn paper I should be writing rolleyes.gif

Hopefully a third one soon! biggrin.gif

I'm just not sure whether to get the X-star from green-sum for 309 bucks or the Qnix from bigclothcraft for a bit more at 330 bucks.
Still not fully convinced that they are exactly the same, with the 6vs8ms.
    
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Yeah former f.lux users just manually lower at night like suggested or even could even use a darker ICC at night (tho that might be a bigger pain).
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post #1076 of 25893
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Hopefully a third one soon! biggrin.gif

I'm just not sure whether to get the X-star from green-sum for 309 bucks or the Qnix from bigclothcraft for a bit more at 330 bucks.
Still not fully convinced that they are exactly the same, with the 6vs8ms.

They have the exact same panel part number inside, I thought.
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As far as we really still know they do.
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Ok here is my desktop at present using the Asus ICC that many like from TFT and at 10 clicks brightness. The color and tone on the background image and the taskbar icons looks pretty good but do others think it is at all too bright or gamma looks a little too high? Like on the dialog box buttons in the middle where there is no clear border on their tops? Or how about the shade of light blue on the Post number in the browser?



Well it looks a little diff in the image but still curious what, if anything, you guys might think.
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post #1079 of 25893
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Ok here is my desktop at present using the Asus ICC that many like from TFT and at 10 clicks brightness. The color and tone on the background image and the taskbar icons looks pretty good but do others think it is at all too bright or gamma looks a little too high? Like on the dialog box buttons in the middle where there is no clear border on their tops? Or how about the shade of light blue on the Post number in the browser?



Well it looks a little diff in the image but still curious what, if anything, you guys might think.

Pretty difficult to say something about that from a screenshot. I think you just have to decide for yourself mate.
post #1080 of 25893
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Originally Posted by wrigleyvillain View Post

Ok here is my desktop at present using the Asus ICC that many like from TFT and at 10 clicks brightness. The color and tone on the background image and the taskbar icons looks pretty good but do others think it is at all too bright or gamma looks a little too high? Like on the dialog box buttons in the middle where there is no clear border on their tops? Or how about the shade of light blue on the Post number in the browser?



Well it looks a little diff in the image but still curious what, if anything, you guys might think.

The problem here is that the screen shot will appear different on our monitor, since all have a different color profile.
Don't go for perfection just find the one that suits your eyes and forget about it.
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Originally Posted by Lazdaa View Post

Hopefully a third one soon! biggrin.gif

I'm just not sure whether to get the X-star from green-sum for 309 bucks or the Qnix from bigclothcraft for a bit more at 330 bucks.
Still not fully convinced that they are exactly the same, with the 6vs8ms.

Yeah that scares me too, what if they have a different pcb and what if their overcloacking capacity is different. I have bought the x-star and even though I don't plan to overclock it, I would feel much better knowing I purchased a better equipment.
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I know the feeling mate, my monitor is ready to be delivered but it's Saturday. So right now it is in a depot about 90 kilometers from me instead of being here with me where it belongs rolleyes.gif

Hahaha, thinking about the waiting time makes time go even slow. Luckily, Carmageddon was ported to android and released, it was free for a day and I ended up playing it al day long, childhood games bring back a lot of memories. Internet is an awesome thing but life without it was worth more living and fulfilling.
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