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post #3301 of 25893
Well you could get an Auria open box for under $340 FYI. Most stores seem to have them. I figure most return when they find out the hard way that they can't run it on their machines.
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You're paying more for what will be a worse monitor though.
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Maybe someone can redo a better (no offense meant) tutorial on the tape mod with more (detailed) pictures instead? I would be happy to do so, however I first need to know what to do exactly. Haha. smile.gif

You apparently want to tape underneath the metal frame, once removed, around the bleed areas and yes possibly also some on the panel itself. Frankly, it's really more trial and error, from the sound of it, and once you have it open and are actually looking at the parts and construction then this all becomes a lot more clear. There's not much to them in there, really. You can also turn it on before it's put back together to see what effect your taping has had. That said, even though I have some bleed and had mine open to remove the stand it was obvious delicate work to take off the frame and I have not yet attempted myself.
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post #3304 of 25893
If you want something cheap with a guarantee get a monoprice.Although not as cheap as a Qnix they have one model they guarantee perfect or they will replace it for up to a year.. I had one but the glass screen drove me nuts..
 
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post #3305 of 25893
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I don't think you want to get an Auria now. Starting in 2012 or 2013 they used different panels and screens with much less quality. Hopefully I can get a qnix though, I'm ready for 1440p and a higher hz. 1080p on 27" doesn't look good at all.

Doesn't look good at all? I have a 27" TN panel in 1080p right next to me and it doesn't look bad at all. The 1440p sure looks better, but my other monitor is not that far behind.
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Doesn't look good at all? I have a 27" TN panel in 1080p right next to me and it doesn't look bad at all. The 1440p sure looks better, but my other monitor is not that far behind.
Ive been using two 1080p 27" Viewsonics for some time. It is too stretched to me. I saw a 24" 1080p and I could see more quality and details on the 24" rather than my two 27" monitors.
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post #3307 of 25893
Which monitor do you suggest? Provide a link if you can. And can I mount these on a wall, as I would a tv?
Edited by Croshnar - 6/19/13 at 11:42am
post #3308 of 25893
Qnix does have a 100x100 standard VESA mount according to eBay seller green-sum. For a lower budget, qnix seems to be the best and cheapest ...which confuses me how that is possible.
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post #3309 of 25893
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Qnix does have a 100x100 standard VESA mount according to eBay seller green-sum. For a lower budget, qnix seems to be the best and cheapest ...which confuses me how that is possible.
Could you provide a link please?
post #3310 of 25893
Yeah glossy would drive me nuts too, my computer room isn't nearly light controlled enough. I tried a semi-glossy screen in there once and that was bad enough. I had heard the Aurias weren't as good as before, but the newer matte vs. glossy would actually be good for me. Hopefully this'll just be a moot point anyways so long as the seller comes through for me.
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