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post #7461 of 25888
So, since the panel is made by Samsung, does the backlight and stuff is too? Ordered mine today, a bit concerned about backlight being uneven (not BLB).
post #7462 of 25888
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Originally Posted by Cookybiscuit View Post

So, since the panel is made by Samsung, does the backlight and stuff is too? Ordered mine today, a bit concerned about backlight being uneven (not BLB).

Mm I didnt know there were two different things...can you tell if the image I posted a bit earlier is one or the other..or both? smile.gif
post #7463 of 25888
When I say uneven backlight, I mean like being able to see streaks and dark spots. It's pretty plain to see if have a monitor that does it if you say look at a dark sky in a game and move the camera around, or you display a grey screen.
post #7464 of 25888
Hey, question for you guys with the Qnix QX2710 Evolution II monitor.

On the bottom panel (right above the QNIX logo), do you guys have a small gap between the paneling / frame and the actual LCD panel that then kind of tapers in on the sides? Basically in the center of my monitor on the bottom where the frame meets the panel, there is a slight gap, almost as though the frame on the bottom of the panel is slight bent outward in the middle, and it isn't contacting the actual LCD screen as much as the rest of the frame.

Do you guys have the same thing? Is it supposed to be there? And is it something to be concerned about (I haven't noticed any blacklight bleed from that area).
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Hey, question for you guys with the Qnix QX2710 Evolution II monitor.

On the bottom panel (right above the QNIX logo), do you guys have a small gap between the paneling / frame and the actual LCD panel that then kind of tapers in on the sides? Basically in the center of my monitor on the bottom where the frame meets the panel, there is a slight gap, almost as though the frame on the bottom of the panel is slight bent outward in the middle, and it isn't contacting the actual LCD screen as much as the rest of the frame.

Do you guys have the same thing? Is it supposed to be there? And is it something to be concerned about (I haven't noticed any blacklight bleed from that area).

lol nothing wrong man unless its like half inch even some of the asus panels that cost 600 at work have the small gap on the bottom nothing wrong..
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Just purchased my x-star perfect pixel earlier this morning for a great price.
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lol nothing wrong man unless its like half inch even some of the asus panels that cost 600 at work have the small gap on the bottom nothing wrong..


Glad to hear it, thanks smile.gif
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post #7468 of 25888
Not sure this will be of much help but here are my findings with my Qnix QX2710.

Windows 8.1 RTM

Radeon HD 4850

CCC 12.11 BETA Modded.

Since my card is no longer supported in windows 8.1 I could only run CCC with modded drivers. Pixel patch and CRU were used to overclock the qx2710. However I cold only insert refresh rates up to 84hz for some reason anything above that just wouldn't show in CCC or windows.

After a couple of days struggling with drivers and researching I remembered from my old arcade building days that PowerStrip does refresh rate timings on the fly.

That helped me to push my monitor to higher frequencies to a point in which I could clearly notice frameskipping. That helped bypass the limitation that CRU had on my setup. So if anyone out there with a similar problem PowerStrip is a great way to truly test your monitor capabilities but I cant stress this enough this stool can really DAMAGE your panel if used wrongly so be extra careful.

BTW I had to settle to 84hz frown.gif as is turned out to be the most stable timing.
post #7469 of 25888
Hi guys I have a problem with my monitor Qnix & Xtar (Both of them). Sometimes I cannot boot my PC at cold boot (Stuck at a blank screen) but after reset it can boot perfectly. Is that common? Anyways Iam using GTX 780, Gigabyte Mini ITX Mobo, 4770K @ 4.2hz, Seasonic 850W Gold.
 
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post #7470 of 25888
Do you guys think i should buy a True pixel perfect monitor for $420? He even offers free shipping the full package for a year. Or should i just risk and get one for $320?

The $320 dollar one http://www.ebay.com/itm/X-Star-DP2710-LED-Matte-27-2560x1440-SAMSUNG-PLS-Panel-27inch-DVI-PC-Monitor-/130939707569?pt=Computer_Monitors&hash=item1e7c9d60b1

And the $420 dollar pixel perfect one http://www.ebay.com/itm/X-Star-DP2710-LED-MDP-Matte-Perfect-Pixel-27-1440p-PLS-DP-HDMI-DVI-PC-Monitor-/121156200631?pt=Computer_Monitors&hash=item1c3578e8b7
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