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post #11101 of 25893
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Well i just removed the tempered glass and it's definitely glossy underneath as well. Mine was bought from accessorieswhole, put the tempered glass back on and couldn't be happier!!! So people need to stop with the crap that tempered= matte! Quite a few of us now have tempered with glossy. It's a 50/50 chance.

Wait you put it back on? Why do that, doesn't it lose some clarity?
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Wait you put it back on? Why do that, doesn't it lose some clarity?

Nope.
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But there is no benefit in having the glass on either really. So why have it at all?
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post #11104 of 25893
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But there is no benefit in having the glass on either really. So why have it at all?

I see zero benefit in taking it off unless it's matte underneath. If i wanted just glossy i would have looked for just glossy. I wanted glossy + tempered glass because i think it looks better.
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I see zero benefit in taking it off unless it's matte underneath. If i wanted just glossy i would have looked for just glossy. I wanted glossy + tempered glass because i think it looks better.

A glass won't exactly enhance the picture lol, no way can a glass in front of your display improve anything you see tbh.
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A glass won't exactly enhance the picture lol, no way can a glass in front of your display improve anything you see tbh.


That's your opinion. Mine is that it does exactly that. Why do they put glass on high end big screen tv's if it's so "lol" worthy? It looks better to me with it than without it.
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A glass won't exactly enhance the picture lol, no way can a glass in front of your display improve anything you see tbh.


Why do they put glass on high end big screen tv's if it's so "lol" worthy? It looks better to me with it than without it.
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post #11108 of 25893
Well it's official I can't go above 60hz on my new 290x.


Either something is wrong with my new 290x or my monitor is going bad. or... Idk but I'm going insane trying to make it all work. tried running the video card at completely stock and it still screws up with anything past 60hz. Tried both dvi ports on the video card.

edit: screw up means all kinds of colors/lines etc.
Edited by HardwareDecoder - 12/15/13 at 4:18pm
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post #11109 of 25893
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Well it's official I can't go above 60hz on my new 290x.


Either something is wrong with my new 290x or my monitor is going bad. or... Idk but I'm going insane trying to make it all work. tried running the video card at completely stock and it still screws up with anything past 60hz. Tried both dvi ports on the video card.

edit: screw up means all kinds of colors/lines etc.

Question - do you have your previous GPU that was able to over clock the refresh rate handy still? Can you give that a try? Were you at any time able to over clock the refresh rate with the 290X?
     
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Question - do you have your previous GPU that was able to over clock the refresh rate handy still? Can you give that a try? Were you at any time able to over clock the refresh rate with the 290X?

I don't I sold my 7950's to pay for this biggrin.gif

I don't think I ever had the 290x set to more than 60hz since i've been basically building a new rig lately (just got it completely finished 2 hours ago)

So maybe my 290x and my monitor just aren't cooperating? I had no issues running 110hz on my 7950's (either one)
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