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I'm no competitive gamer, but I do enjoy playing first person shooters.

Currently I'm around 1 on k/d ratio.


Anyway I'm playing on a 120hz 27" monitor and debating on making the switch to a Korean 1440p.

I'm not sure what to do.

Any insight?
    
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My K/D in Battlefield 3 went from a 1.2 to a solid 1.9 when making the switch from 1440p to 120Hz.
If you like to play RPG's with beautiful graphics then the 1440p is for you but if you play FPS get competitive at all or like being called a hacker get 120Hz.
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Originally Posted by Legonut View Post

My K/D in Battlefield 3 went from a 1.2 to a solid 1.9 when making the switch from 1440p to 120Hz.
If you like to play RPG's with beautiful graphics then the 1440p is for you but if you play FPS get competitive at all or like being called a hacker get 120Hz.

I'm already playing on the 120Hz - debating on jumping to a 1440p @ 60Hz


My k/d didn't move up or down when I went from 1080p @ 60hz to my current setup 1080p @ 120Hz
    
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Originally Posted by DirtyTrickster View Post

I'm already playing on the 120Hz - debating on jumping to a 1440p @ 60Hz


My k/d didn't move up or down when I went from 1080p @ 60hz to my current setup 1080p @ 120Hz

Why make sacrifices?

Jump to 27" 1440p which can overclock to 96-120Hz. Link.

Unfortunately the price just jumped from $280 to $300, but still the best deal on the market.
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post #5 of 9
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Originally Posted by Remmib View Post

Why make sacrifices?

Jump to 27" 1440p which can overclock to 96-120Hz. Link.

Unfortunately the price just jumped from $280 to $300, but still the best deal on the market.

No US adapter?

Why so much more expensive for glossy>?

This vs catleap with new 120hz board for 325.00 which would you choose?
    
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Originally Posted by DirtyTrickster View Post

No US adapter?

Why so much more expensive for glossy>?

This vs catleap with new 120hz board for 325.00 which would you choose?

There is a US adapter.

No idea, glossy sucks IMO.

So you're saying a used Catleap with new OC PCB? I'd rather have something brand new.
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post #7 of 9
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Originally Posted by Remmib View Post

There is a US adapter.

No idea, glossy sucks IMO.

So you're saying a used Catleap with new OC PCB? I'd rather have something brand new.

Says "Plug type C is for Korea"

    
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post #8 of 9
Quote:
Originally Posted by DirtyTrickster View Post

Says "Plug type C is for Korea"


It comes with the adapter.

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27" 1440p 120hz PLS/IPS is better than the 24" 1080p 120hz TN w/ Lightboost in my opinion.

Too many trade offs for a slightly better motion clarity for me. QNIX are good panels if youre not too scared of opening it up to fix backlight bleed if you need to.
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