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post #911 of 25911
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Originally Posted by Timu View Post

With little backlight bleeding, no dead or stuck pixels that I can see, and overclocking to 120hz like it's nothing, I'm impressed with my monitor, some pics as well:








Nice!
How did you overclock so easily? I'm still tinkering with mine, for some reason it wants to go back to 60hz when I turn on my computer again.
Which INF file did you use?
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post #912 of 25911
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Nice!
How did you overclock so easily? I'm still tinkering with mine, for some reason it wants to go back to 60hz when I turn on my computer again.
Which INF file did you use?
I used the Catleap_Q270_OC inf file and only used the Nvidia Control Panel to get 80hz, 96hz and 120hz.
post #913 of 25911
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Man that sucks how much did you pay for it without the customs fee? I'll also be getting my QNIX tomorrow i think. Really hope they wont stop for customs clearance, mine was shipped with DHL and the annoying thing is every time pretty much i have to pay taxes for it when it's shipped with them, i just hope i'm lucky this time. We live pretty close so we'll see tongue.gif
The base price was $309, VAT here is 21% and import taxes are 13% so the total price should be around $420 :/ Good luck with your QNIX!
post #914 of 25911
lol dude why are you always browsing on your phone? That would drive me nuts. No other monitor maybe?

Also wanted to mention to you (and others) that there is a "1400P and Above Gaming Club" thread here too in case you didn't know.
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post #915 of 25911
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The base price was $309, VAT here is 21% and import taxes are 13% so the total price should be around $420 :/ Good luck with your QNIX!
Thanks mate, really do hope i wont have to pay the 25% VAT and 12% border tax. But if it's in good condition without to many dead/stuck pixels and no terrible light bleed, then i can live with it since it probably is a very good product from what i've seen thumb.gif
Edited by Anonymous Inc - 5/9/13 at 12:07pm
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post #916 of 25911
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The base price was $309, VAT here is 21% and import taxes are 13% so the total price should be around $420 :/ Good luck with your QNIX!

Yeh, i'm fearing the same. As i'm from Denmark i got all that stuff too... But i comfort myself in that it's still more value than a 27 Dell for example (:
    
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post #917 of 25911
Got my X-star from bigclothcraft and it's got no dead or stuck pixels. I didn't have enough time to check back light but I'll do that when I get home.

Stand is terrible but I knew that coming into it so no biggie.
post #918 of 25911
Got mine in yesterday, a matte X-Star. I changed the stand because it felt a bit wobbly. I put one of these on it and it's wonderful. No bad pixels and backlighting is great.


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Makes me think i should have waited for one of these monitors, payed around $300 for an IPS shimian a while back.
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So my panel came in, it has minimal panel rocking at the very top left and right.... minimal backlight bleeding... no dead pixels that I was able to find using the test color images. However, I'm trying to OC it and a little confused. I used the Custom Resolution Utility after patching my driver (re-running patcher tells me they are already patched) and enabling test mode (which sticks on reboot, I have the text in the bottom right on my desktop). I initially added a 96hz resolution which I have verified is working and definitely makes text sharper when dragging windows around/etc. However, I tried removing the 96hz resolution and then sticking a 120hz to test, rebooted, and it's still stuck on 96hz. If I try applying a custom 120hz resolution with the Test button in the nVidia control panel, it just says "your monitor doesn't support this resolution", same if I try 95hz or 97hz (but 98hz works for some reason). What am I doing wrong? smile.gif I want to shoot for 120...

Otherwise it seems I ended up with an excellent panel (bigclothcraft, ordered 5/4 for 300 shipped and arrived today, matte coating.. speaking of which, the coating is very nice, eliminates glare but isn't causing the grainy sparkly effect my other matte panels had)! I'm using the Asus PB278Q v3.icc from tftcentral as my color profile and it fits the best. I'm very pleased but just need a pointer to figure out how to try other refresh rates... smile.gif.
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