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Can you explain that? So will it flicker or something? Is it still an issue if only ever run max brightness?

PWM is something that can cause headaches to people sensitive to it. My PB278Q went back because of PWM dimming.
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post #16462 of 25936
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Can you explain that? So will it flicker or something? Is it still an issue if only ever run max brightness?

Detailed review of your display.- http://wecravegamestoo.com/forums/monitor-reviews-discussion/14903-monex-m27qsm-review-glossy-2560x1440-pls.html

And this is about the PWM issue - http://wecravegamestoo.com/forums/monitor-reviews-discussion/14903-monex-m27qsm-review-glossy-2560x1440-pls.html#post1199629

I think the PWM, not being overclockable at all, and the default color calibration are the main issues.
Edited by Ascii Aficionado - 3/22/14 at 8:18pm
 
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in the review he said it OCs to 96hz. So that's fine. I already own a color calibrator so that should be a non issue also.
    
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in the review he said it OCs to 96hz. So that's fine. I already own a color calibrator so that should be a non issue also.


Well that's good, I remember other people saying it doesn't OC at all. I read that review a while ago, but forgot some of it, which is normal.
 
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Monex do not overclock.

From the review, post #17.

The Monex accepts higher hz signals but greats them with a black screen...in other words it can not overclock.
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The Monexs would be just for side displays.. do you think the PWM would really be that much of an issue? What does it look like anyways, flickering?

Honestly i can't tell the difference between 120 and 60hz. The lack of OC really won't matter to me.
    
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Well I hooked up the Qnix again tonite. Took a few pix.





Now that I have the AMD patch installed, LETS SEE WHAT THIS CAN DO! biggrin.gif
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The Monexs would be just for side displays.. do you think the PWM would really be that much of an issue? What does it look like anyways, flickering?

Honestly i can't tell the difference between 120 and 60hz. The lack of OC really won't matter to me.

I didn't notice the PWM dimming at all, apparently its not visible from what I have read. Its the only monitor I have owned that did give me headaches. I knew about it going in, tried the monitor anyhow, you wont know if it affects you without trying them, that's the bad thing.
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The Monex has a lower (175hz) LED PWM Dimming Frequency (Read about the Side Effects) than the PB278Q (240hz). I could not see the PB278Q flickering but could see obvious flickering on the Monex.
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Well, I really did fix the stuck pixel. It truely is PP. Now do I have backlight bleed?

Oh and I got it up to 96hz! biggrin.gif
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