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How can it be calibrated?

Where do you suggest I should buy the monitor you mentioned from?

Via your GPU control panel or using different ICC profiles.

I suggest going the eBay route...via Green-Sum, HuluStar, or any of the other sellers...
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I ran BF3 on 1 GTX 680 @ about 60fps on ultra with 5760x1200... now I get about 69fps @ 5760x1080 (120hz)... honestly, it's worth it.

Wait... so you have 3 monitors of 120hz?
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post #13 of 19
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Wait... so you have 3 monitors of 120hz?

lol, wha?
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Quote:
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Wait... so you have 3 monitors of 120hz?
lol, wha?
l88tbastard and CallSignVega have such setups too.
3x120Hz is becoming popular with LightBoost in elite high end setups.

Vega's overclocked quad titan setup with three 120Hz LightBoost monitors

Vega also owns a Catleap 2B (1440p IPS) overclocked to 120Hz (better quality than QNIX Q2710!) and still yet prefers his LightBoost TN monitors (see 60Hz vs 120Hz vs lightboost), due to the motion clarity of the LightBoost strobe backlight. The overclocks still have lots of motion blur, as motion blur is not just related to Hz, but also whether or not the monitor is strobed or not (this is why CRT 60fps@60Hz has less motion blur than LCD 120fps@120Hz)
Edited by mdrejhon - 7/29/13 at 8:32am
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l88tbastard and CallSignVega have such setups too.
3x120Hz is becoming popular with LightBoost in elite high end setups.

Vega's overclocked quad titan setup with three 120Hz LightBoost monitors

Vega also owns a Catleap 2B (1440p IPS) overclocked to 120Hz (better quality than QNIX Q2710!) and still yet prefers his LightBoost TN monitors (see 60Hz vs 120Hz vs lightboost), due to the motion clarity of the LightBoost strobe backlight. The overclocks still have lots of motion blur, as motion blur is not just related to Hz, but also whether or not the monitor is strobed or not (this is why CRT 60fps@60Hz has less motion blur than LCD 120fps@120Hz)

So the conclusion is to have a 3 monitor setup TN panel that support lightboost technology (3D monitors?) and do the "hack"?

Do you think a GTX 780 will hold a 3 monitor setup like this with games like BF3?
What happens if I get less then 120fps in a game while I have the lightboost on? Do I get tearing?
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post #16 of 19
I have 3 U 2412's and love them, I could never go back to a single screen. Maybe 2 2560x1600 screens(big maybe). I love them in and out of gaming. I would absolutely get 16:10 screens for a 3 screen set up, and a single stand to hold them. Otherwise it is just too damn wide and takes up way to much desk space.

As for gpu power, either setup will use massive amounts of gpu power to keep good fps at decent settings.

I would try thee and if you don't like it return them for a 120hx screen
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I just ordered 2x GTX 780 classified's... I'll get them tomorrow, we'll see how I handle BF3 / Arma 3 using NVIDIA surround. I'll post an update.
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3 monitors are amazing! Gotta love that peripheral vision.
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I just ordered 2x GTX 780 classified's... I'll get them tomorrow, we'll see how I handle BF3 / Arma 3 using NVIDIA surround. I'll post an update.

Any update?

A single Gainward GTX 780 GLH edition won't hold 3 monitors in high settings?
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