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Well the plan was and still is to run 3 of these guys in eyefinity only problem now that I have the money they don't have this particular monitor in stock in micro center, I buy all my monitors,cpu,and motherbaords from micro center. What should I do now to finish my eyefimity set-up just pick-up 2 more monitors that are the same size and resolution like this one? Its a 23.6 inch 1920x1080 resolution.If I get a 24 inch it will be noticible right? Half and inch smaller wont it look retarderd? The idel thing would be to have 3 monitors 23.6 inch 1920x1080! Can I possibly run a 4th monitor also? Its saying on my vga box I can run up to 4 of them I have 2 radeon 6970s in crossfire for that reason to have a nice eyefinity set-up
     
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The size difference wouldn't be too noticeable but why not just order the monitor online rather than MC? Newegg has it for $180 + $20 rebate card Amazon has it $167 + $20 rebate. It will take a bit to arrive but at least you'll get the matching set and not worry about any noticeable differences on them .
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Well only reason i perfer microcenter if sonething happens to go wronng i wouldnt have to wsit for shipping and hassle over da phone. But u are saying as long as they are all da same size i schould be ok right?...iam kinda worried if a diffrent namebrand dosent have identical picture settings then i might end up jacking up my whole system!...for now i will be running 2 monitors until i buy the 3rd so yeah. .....any special adapters iam gonna need for this? Iam using windows 7 64bit
     
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Well only reason i perfer microcenter if sonething happens to go wronng i wouldnt have to wsit for shipping and hassle over da phone. But u are saying as long as they are all da same size i schould be ok right?...iam kinda worried if a diffrent namebrand dosent have identical picture settings then i might end up jacking up my whole system!...for now i will be running 2 monitors until i buy the 3rd so yeah. .....any special adapters iam gonna need for this? Iam using windows 7 64bit

Even within the same models panels can vary greatly to the point where they even look like different monitors all together, yeah shipping can be an issue but if there is a place I trust it's Amazon (as far as returns). Last time I used eyefinity with my 5870's I didn't need any adapters but never really used the 69xx cards so not sure about those, I would assume you'd be fine with CF though not sure. Check out the AMD 69XX threads and check there. thumb.gif

But yeah as far as the monitor I would say buy from Amazon, I had a buddy who waited about a year before getting his third monitor and because of the back light difference between the first two and the last one it just looked off and nothing he could do about it, he did run brightness pretty high though. Good luck with decision.
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Well good news- They have the same monitor in stock at micro center ( I think I just didn't look right lol) 9 total in stock so I will pick 1 up tomorrow and the 3rd one in a few weeks,id like em all to match no point in complicating things!~ Yeah I think I should do well with the 6970 crossfire right now iam getting pretty high fps with everything maxed out but I do expect to take a hit on the ( fps) on account of bigger resolution,the type of games I play mostly flight sims they require more cpu power then gpu power so iam hoping ill be ok running 3 or maybe even a 4th? Well see
     
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