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post #2271 of 25893
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Originally Posted by Methadras View Post

Why buy a calibration tool when there are already a ton of .icc profiles out there for you to choose from?

Because everyone's monitor is different and you will never have a perfect one unless you calibrate yourself


That said, I don't think anyone except professionals should bother calibrating. Just go by hand and set the monitor up so that it looks good TO YOU. It doesn't matter about how it actually is off colour or oversaturated or anything, if it looks good to you that's the only thing that matters.
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post #2272 of 25893
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someone posted £60 and £80 (us$120) tax charged by fedex (overcharge imo).

TBH that sounds extortionate, maybe they should query that?

I got mine from Dreamseller and as previously mentioned, he didn't mark it down in value (or as gift or refurbished) so VAT was payable on the full amount (£191.56). 20% means £38.31 (I'm going by my invoice not my own calculations so blame Fedex if they're wrong lol). Add a £10.50 handling charge = £48.81.

Unless someone has erroneously added Customs Charges (shouldn't have as we have an EU-SK FTA) or was it a different monitor with a higher original sale price? worriedsmiley.gif
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Sounds like I got ripped off.

**** fedex.
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post #2274 of 25893
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Originally Posted by MenacingTuba View Post

Qnix 60hz 16 Bit Lut ICC Profile

Qnix 96hz 16 Bit Lut ICC Profile

ICC Profiles made with an i1 display pro colorimeter in basICColor 5. 2.2 Gamma 6500k Color Temperature, -16 brightness clicks

This work pretty good for me.

It still feels like a fight getting this to look as good as my 27q. Maybe I should have gotten a glossy? Colors just don't seem as naturally vibrant like the reds and oranges and I'm getting more eye fatigue. Max brightness helps with the eyes but only for so long.
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post #2275 of 25893
Just installed 13.6 beta and i cant setup any custom refresh rates anymore..mad.gif
 
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post #2276 of 25893
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Just installed 13.6 beta and i cant setup any custom refresh rates anymore..mad.gif
That's because hyper matrix probably doesn't have modded drivers for the new drivers yet
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post #2277 of 25893
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That's because hyper matrix probably doesn't have modded drivers for the new drivers yet
No i figured it out..I had to turn off test mode after i uninstalled old drivers..Then install new drivers and re patch and set to test mode again..biggrin.gif
 
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post #2278 of 25893
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No i figured it out..I had to turn off test mode after i uninstalled old drivers..Then install new drivers and re patch and set to test mode again..biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by faiyez View Post

revert to 60 Hz, get out of test mode.

Install new drivers.

Reapply pixel clock patcher, enable test mode

Overclock via nvidia control panel

I hope this helps others redface.gif
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post #2279 of 25893
I am keen to buy one and thinking of getting a flexible arm for it
Do you think something like this would be sufficient ?
The specs say 0-20lbs.
post #2280 of 25893
Woohooo, screen is shipped with DHL, I hope customs is quick here in Belgium.
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