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Poll Results: Chose between 1x 27" 1440p ips OR 3x 23" 1080p ips

 
  • 77% (17)
    1x 27"1440p ips
  • 22% (5)
    3x 23" 1080p ips
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post #11 of 20
Honestly I can't tell a single difference between 1080p and 1440p. Definitely wouldn't pay more for a monitor just because its 1440p.
post #12 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by chaosblade02 View Post

Honestly I can't tell a single difference between 1080p and 1440p. Definitely wouldn't pay more for a monitor just because its 1440p.

What? are you blind you need glasses or something

Its 1,6 million pixels more or 80% more then 1080P
Edited by shilka - 5/24/13 at 9:58am
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post #13 of 20
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Originally Posted by chaosblade02 View Post

Honestly I can't tell a single difference between 1080p and 1440p. Definitely wouldn't pay more for a monitor just because its 1440p.

Maybe time for an annual eye test. tongue.gif
post #14 of 20
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Originally Posted by majnu View Post

Maybe time for an annual eye test. tongue.gif

...Definitely. The difference between the two resolutions is just astounding.
post #15 of 20
Anyone saying its not a big difference is crazy.
In some games its a world of difference.
Especially for MMO's, RTS, 3rd person action (Dragon Age/Skyrim).

Shooters are framed in sorta speak but its fun cranking the resolution up and playing HL2, Bioshock etc / older games and seeing them at such a high resolution.
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post #16 of 20
I much prefer a large high resolution monitor for gaming and secondary monitors for multitasking over a multi-monitor gaming setup.

Images always look stretched on the side screens when I have viewed tri-monitor gaming setups but to each there own.
post #17 of 20
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Thanks for the reply mate, I think I can do the de-bezel and removing the matte film myself tho.

Just have to make sure I leave the damp paper on there long enough.


Another thing that just crossed my mind, why not say **** it all and get rid of the polarizer too ?
That will leave you with a way too bright screen, I know. But could it be possible to then place a polarized glass panel over it?
Fix it in a new bezel that you make yourself or mod the original one, or w/e.

Idea? maybe ?
post #18 of 20
Surround is amazing for games.

Personally, I would get the single 2560*1440 monitor, and then get a second and third one later to make a much nicer surround setup.

If you think that you most likely wont be able to get 2 more 2560*1440 monitors in the future, then I would just settle on the 3x 1080p monitors.

It really depends on what you think you will be able to purchase in the future, because if you just get 3x 1080p monitors now, then in order to upgrade, you would have to replace all of them, while if you just get the one, then to upgrade, you just get another one, and then another.
     
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post #19 of 20
Single 1440p with a U2312HM in Portrait as a second monitor.

Surround/EyeFinity is just a huge hassle, and requires a lot of graphics horsepower to run. In the end you get more peripheral vision but at the expense of overalliimage quality.
1440p also requires a decent bit of GPU power, but you also will find that you are knocking down the AA level by half or more (16xAA @ 1080p on a 24" looks like 2x AA on a 27" 1440p display to me), so you end up far less constrained by VRAM than you would think.

I am always looking for the tightest possible pixel pitch, and the only thing that equals my 21.5" Dell P2212Hb in image sharpness are the 27" 1440p panels. It's just so nice to have the ability to run minimal AA without a single drop in Image Quality!
   
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post #20 of 20
Single 1440p. While it doesn't have the "wow" factor of the surround setup, you won't have to worry about the headache of game compatibility. And it is easier to power a single screen.
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