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So I plan on finishing my first build with 2 780's in about 2 months. I think my current asus vs248h-p would be a waste on two 780's. so what's the best 1440p monitor out there for gaming? Also, will I still be able to max out a lot if games with a 1440p monitor? I will be playing games like league of legends but also battlefield 3/4 and arma ii/dayz bio shock infinitie, crysis 3 and so on. Can I keep my asus and use it as a second for web browsing while playing a game? Like a second monitor?
post #2 of 10
So you are upgrading to SLi to upgrade to 1440p? Sounds interesting.....

One 780 will max any game except Crysis 3 at 1440p at 60 FPS. BF3 included.

I've seen a lot of people going with the Dell U2713HM. Or you could Go Korean.
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You will have no problems at 1440p with two 780's; I'd even say you'd be future proof (yes, on max settings) for well over a year.

I'm using dual 4GB 670's with my 1440p monitor and it doesn't really bat an eye at anything maxed. So I'd say dual 780's should be serious gravy.

Also, re: the best 1440p monitor for gaming? Not sure, I personally use a Samsung S27A850D and love it. I'm not a hardcore gamer though and the monitor does not overclock at all (it does but it's actually skipping frames) and so I think you'd be better off doing some research on 1440p monitors you can overclock.

Here's a good starting location: Google Search

Good luck mate.

You'll love 1440p.

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You could go 1080p 120hz. I can never go back to a 60hz monitor again. But for 1440p two 780s will be plenty!
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post #6 of 10
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Originally Posted by Shiftstealth View Post

So you are upgrading to SLi to upgrade to 1440p? Sounds interesting.....

One 780 will max any game except Crysis 3 at 1440p at 60 FPS. BF3 included.

I've seen a lot of people going with the Dell U2713HM. Or you could Go Korean.
It's more if I was getting two 780's but everyone said its a waste at 1080
post #7 of 10
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Originally Posted by Captivate View Post

You could go 1080p 120hz. I can never go back to a 60hz monitor again. But for 1440p two 780s will be plenty!
People who try 120hz say they can't go back but people who try 2560x1440 monitors say the same thing. Personally I prefer a 2560x1440 IPS panel to a 1920x1080 120hz TN panel.
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Dell U2713HM or Asus PB278Q
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2x 780's are more than enough @1440p
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This is what one and two GTX 680 cards can do in 1440P






Just to compare
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