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Originally Posted by un-nefer View Post

A mate has one and has said it has too much motion blur to be used for competitive gaming (FPS games).

Is there any way to reduce the motion blur with this monitor? What about nvidia 3d lightboost like they do to the proper 120hz monitors - does that work?
These monitors can't be hacked to use lightboost.
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These monitors can't be hacked to use lightboost.
I believe it's a technology that can only be used with TN monitors.
post #2003 of 25901
It took me half a week to read through all of the other giant thread and a third of this thread, but eventually you guys convinced me to order a qnix qx2710 matte! Right now I am excited and scared at the same time^^ ordered one from accessorieswhole for 259.98€. I'll report back once it arrived in Germany.
In the end I will probably habe to pay another 49.4€ (19%) taxes but it's still a steal compared to the alternatives!
Edited by gockelmax - 5/26/13 at 8:31am
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I am no "competitive gamer" nor real expert on these things but I don't notice any motion blur at all.
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post #2005 of 25901
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I am no "competitive gamer" nor real expert on these things but I don't notice any motion blur at all.
I also don't notice any motion blur. Actually my Asus 1080p TN panel seems to have a little but the Qnix don't. But I am not a pro so maybe I don't know what to look for..
 
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I also don't notice any motion blur. Actually my Asus 1080p TN panel seems to have a little but the Qnix don't. But I am not a pro so maybe I don't know what to look for..

Yeah, perhaps, and perception of such may be a bit subjective like the overall increased "smoothness" from higher refresh rates when the frames are high enough...but I would still think it would be at least somewhat obvious if there was blur.
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Someone please help I'm going insane...I've been forum stalking and researching endlessly. I'm deciding between yamakasi and Qnix basically the PLS VS IPS scenario. I need some questions answered and will be very much appreciated!

1) Differences between IPS and PLS? (why is one better than the other if that?)
2) What looks better IPS or PLS?
3) For reliability on overclocking, is there any issues that can come out of it?
4)Is this true 120hz or is it verified 120hz as in the monitor can refresh at 120 and all but other components can't keep up leaving some motion blur etc.
5)Matte vs glossy...just some personal insight on either as i heard the qnix has a semi glossy (matte) and doesn't take much away from the screen. So basically how do they compare in picture quality + opinion.

Thanks! I might have more questions to.
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Thanks for replying, I have a few more questions tongue.gif

6) Do you know if the panel is 6 or 8 bit? I heard it may have been undeclared by Samsung and is a form of e-ips?
7)I don't like seeing my reflection I suppose so that means i should go matte (semi-gloss) but does it take away from color, contrast, etc.?
8)How noticeable is graininess with the matte vs gloss if you remember and I will be sitting about 1.5 feet away.

I will add answers to these common questions in the FAQ section.
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Just received mine. Still setting up. No taxes or nothing wuhu!!!thumb.gif

Not sure if ur still following this thread, but anywho did you have to pay taxes etc later on?

Not sure if i should expect some sad letter from the postal office or some **** tongue.gif
    
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Question here. Now that I'm overclocked, what should I be doing each time I update my video card drivers?

I was thinking revert to 60 Hz, get out of test mode.

Install new drivers.

Reapply pixel clock patcher, enable test mode

Overclock via nvidia control panel

(no need to fiddle with CRU?)
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Yes as far as I gather. That is why in CRU you keep the 60Hz one as well.
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