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Yeah the picture's great, that's definitely why we're all here. I noticed you have a nice new sig badge, could you post that in the OP for all us clubbies to put in our signatures?

Yea I will throw up the code in the OP
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Subbed. I have a question regarding my current monitor and moving over to a PLS monitor.

My current monitor has a 10000:1 Dynamic, 1000:1 Static contrast ratio. The QNIX PLS has a 50000:1 Dynamic, 1000:1 Static contrast ratio.

What does the "extra" 40,000 units in the contrast ratio do for me going from 10k to 50k, and is it something I can notice with the naked eye?
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I bought mine last sunday. cant wait for it to arrive. Ill register once it gets in and identify any issues if any. ill also create another thread with a review, unboxing and pics.
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Subbed. I have a question regarding my current monitor and moving over to a PLS monitor.

My current monitor has a 10000:1 Dynamic, 1000:1 Static contrast ratio. The QNIX PLS has a 50000:1 Dynamic, 1000:1 Static contrast ratio.

What does the "extra" 40,000 units in the contrast ratio do for me going from 10k to 50k, and is it something I can notice with the naked eye?
My previous monitor boasted 2 million dynamic contrast ratio, or some high number like that. Coming from that to this, this looks beautiful. Even my friend who has an IPS says it looks good.

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I bought mine last sunday. cant wait for it to arrive. Ill register once it gets in and identify any issues if any. ill also create another thread with a review, unboxing and pics.

Thanks. I will link the review in the OP when it goes up thumb.gif
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My previous monitor boasted 2 million dynamic contrast ratio, or some high number like that. Coming from that to this, this looks beautiful. Even my friend who has an IPS says it looks good.
Thanks. I will link the review in the OP when it goes up thumb.gif

So basically it's irrelevant and not something tangible? I imagine the QNIX will look way better than this. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001280R
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So basically it's irrelevant and not something tangible? I imagine the QNIX will look way better than this. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16824001280R

Dynamic Contrast is a fake number. Never go by that alone. The real contrast ratio is key.

Yes, this panel blows away that monitor in color accuracy and contrast.
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Hi, all. After reading the previous thread, and after weighing all of the pros and cons, I just ordered this today:

[Pixel Perfect] QNIX QX2710 LED Evolution ll 27" 2560x1440 PLS Monitor - Glossy

Seller: Dream seller

US $324.90

Will let you all know what I see (and will provide pics).

BTW, I'm about to build my first ever PC this Saturday, and will hook up the monitor when I get it (hopefully). So I'm doubly nervous...
Edited by FiveofBroats - 4/22/13 at 8:18pm
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Hi, all. After reading the previous thread, and after weighing all of the pros and cons, I just ordered this today:

[Pixel Perfect] QNIX QX2710 LED Evolution ll 27" 2560x1440 PLS Monitor - Glossy

Seller: Dream seller

US $324.90

Will let you all know what I see (and will provide pics).

BTW, I'm about to build my first ever PC this Saturday, and will hook up the monitor when I get it (hopefully). So I'm doubly nervous...

Pixel perfect for 324, nice deal. Welcome to OCN, and good luck with that PC build


Edit: Added a poll for fun. See what monitor is the most popular
Edited by wntrsnowg - 4/22/13 at 8:32pm
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Might be random/dumb question but has anyone rehoused, by that I mean changed the bezel/mount completely to a new design while removing things like the speaker?
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Might be random/dumb question but has anyone rehoused, by that I mean changed the bezel/mount completely to a new design while removing things like the speaker?

I was thinking about that yeserday... shouldn't it be possible to place this screen into a major name branded monitor housing? The screen screw holes should be universal
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