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Just played a round of BF3 at 96hz and it was amazing...thumb.gif

I am trying these color profiles but alot don't say how high the brightness needs to be..Does anyone know?

I feel like 96hz doesn't darken as much as 120hz. At least that's how it is on mine.
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I feel like 96hz doesn't darken as much as 120hz. At least that's how it is on mine.
For sure..But it does darkrn still on mine..But 120 is gets pretty dark.Have you tried any color profiles?
 
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post #1923 of 25922
Just got my monitor all set up!

Looks beautiful! Sunlight does nothing to this biggrin.gif (Matte version). I overclocked it to 96Hz without problem but I don't think I'll worry about 120. I got mine off Amazon. Why do most people go through Ebay with this?

One other question: Why do we worry about OCing this so much? Why can't other monitors do this?
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Just got my monitor all set up!

Looks beautiful! Sunlight does nothing to this biggrin.gif (Matte version). I overclocked it to 96Hz without problem but I don't think I'll worry about 120. I got mine off Amazon. Why do most people go through Ebay with this?

One other question: Why do we worry about OCing this so much? Why can't other monitors do this?
the reason we oc them is because we can lol.. Most monitors will oc but my 1440p monoprice frame skips with any thing over 60hz.If you play games then you know more fps is better due to less input lag. Plus everything is so much smoother..
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OneGun: you said the update in Ohio, doesn't mean the monitor was ever in Ohio, its just where the customs got cleared? I got an update in Ohio
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For sure..But it does darkrn still on mine..But 120 is gets pretty dark.Have you tried any color profiles?

Haven't yet, but want to start experimenting with it. I'm running 118hz on mine right now and it's definitely darker.
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I am trying these color profiles but alot don't say how high the brightness needs to be..Does anyone know?
Depends on your ambient light. On my monitor at 96Hz, 11 clicks from bottom gives 120cd/m2 (dark room), 14 clicks gives 150cd/m2 (medium) and 17 clicks gives 180cd/m2 (bright room with sunlight). Btw there's 30 clicks of brightness from min to max.
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I overclocked it to 96Hz without problem

One other question: Why do we worry about OCing this so much? Why can't other monitors do this?

I like how you overclocked yours without really knowing why lol
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post #1930 of 25922
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Just got my monitor all set up!

Looks beautiful! Sunlight does nothing to this biggrin.gif (Matte version). I overclocked it to 96Hz without problem but I don't think I'll worry about 120. I got mine off Amazon. Why do most people go through Ebay with this?

One other question: Why do we worry about OCing this so much? Why can't other monitors do this?

I went through Amazon the first time, and had a bad experiece with the shipping, which is why I ordered my second one through ebay. Also you can get a warranty through squaretrade if you buy on ebay as well.
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