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Originally Posted by ronquilent View Post

Does the semi-gloss matte version of this monitor block considerably more reflections than the glossy screen?
Lighted reflections yes. I make my PC room dark when gaming.
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Is there a video or something showing the lag difference between the QNIX/XSTARs and ASUS 144hz/BENQs?
Dont you have both as in your sig? Or did you buy and not receive yet.

I only have the QNIX. So far I don't see any lag in CS:GO.
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Anyone know how to keep CS:GO/games in 120Hz mode when in borderless windowed mode? I got it finally to stay in 120Hz in normal mode, but it seems to leave it when it goes borderless.
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post #4843 of 25887
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Nice.. love it when people mod their monitors!!!

The grey/alum base and bottom of the casing look awesome.. (not sure I would want the glossy black, more of a matte black myself)

Very professional looking
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Nice.. love it when people mod their monitors!!!

The grey/alum base and bottom of the casing look awesome.. (not sure I would want the glossy black, more of a matte black myself)

Very professional looking

Is there a way to make the bezel a matte black? I would definitely want to try that.
post #4845 of 25887
Here's a better picture of the dead pixels? Still trying to figure out what it is.
post #4846 of 25887
Apav,

Yes just use the plasti-dip and it will give a flat black coat. If you don't like it, it peels off like a sticker. The only reason mine is brushed aluminum is because I applied the pearlizer finish over the plasti dip. Should be able to get it at the hardware store for $8-10.
post #4847 of 25887
I got a qnix a few months ago. Loved them so much, just picked up 2 more, all from Green Sum. I haven't noticed any dead or stuck pixels and haven't noticed any backlight bleed.

I have a picture as my avatar but will upload one with my screen name.
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post #4848 of 25887
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Here's a better picture of the dead pixels? Still trying to figure out what it is.

Did you try buffing it out with a microfibre cloth? I have a QNIX glossy and its really easy to see the smallest spec of dust. It doesn't look like a dead pixel.
post #4849 of 25887
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Originally Posted by OrangeSVTguy View Post

I got a qnix a few months ago. Loved them so much, just picked up 2 more, all from Green Sum. I haven't noticed any dead or stuck pixels and haven't noticed any backlight bleed.

I have a picture as my avatar but will upload one with my screen name.

When you say "haven't noticed any dead or stuck pixels", does that mean you haven't really checked with all the different colored screens? The pixels are tiny and in normal use I think it would be near impossible to spot one.

I'm a little skeptical of all the self-reported pixel perfect monitors. I doubt everyone is testing for dead/stuck pixels to the same standard. Also a lot 120Hz OC'ers that might not know how to spot tearing, or just run for a couple minutes report perfect OC.

Update-
Not knocking on anyones monitor or their intelligence, just pointing out that self-reported data is npt always accurate
Edited by junkrok - 7/27/13 at 8:14pm
post #4850 of 25887
Yeah tried that. Kinda looks like the glass is scratched under a magnified glass. Just my luck, I'm asking for a refund asap.
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