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I'm looking for a 24 - 27 inch monitor.wheee.gif

Budget 300-400$

Uses: Anime, Movies, and light gaming usage.


Question about 1440p monitors; How does 1080p video files ( anime for example) scale on a 1440p monitor?



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Edited by FeelKun - 9/30/13 at 12:50pm
post #2 of 9
Grab an Asus or Samsung 27in monitor. I can say the 1080P anime streams on crunchyroll.com still look fantastic on my Overlord 1440p monitor.
post #3 of 9
A 24inch 1080p and a 24inch 1440p streaming 1080p will look the same. The biggest factor is the size of screen, and how close/far you are away from it.
The 27" 1440 is going to do everything the 1080p one does, and more.
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You wouldn't believe how amazingly gorgeous anime looks on the Qnix QX2710 & X-Star DP2710 (same monitor).

They are $300 and overclock to 96-120Hz and are the best bang for the buck monitors on the market with very very good color quality.
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Originally Posted by Remmib View Post

You wouldn't believe how amazingly gorgeous anime looks on the Qnix QX2710 & X-Star DP2710 (same monitor).

They are $300 and overclock to 96-120Hz and are the best bang for the buck monitors on the market with very very good color quality.

Any reputable dealers to order one of these from? I see newegg carries the QNIX


Thanks guys for the input thumb.gif
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Any reputable dealers to order one of these from? I see newegg carries the QNIX


Thanks guys for the input thumb.gif

Newegg simply uses third party sellers to sell these. I do not suggest going that route. You have more protection with eBay Buyer Protection than you do with Newegg's third party seller return policy.

I'd go with this guy.
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Newegg simply uses third party sellers to sell these. I do not suggest going that route. You have more protection with eBay Buyer Protection than you do with Newegg's third party seller return policy.

I'd go with this guy.


How's third party warranty such as Squaretrade for this monitor? and what power cord would I need to use this on an US outlet? Sorry for all the questions. I've been going though post over on the qnix and xstar member's thread.

Debating on Dreamseller or Greensum on ebay...

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Edited by FeelKun - 10/1/13 at 9:39am
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How's third party warranty such as Squaretrade for this monitor? and what power cord would I need to use this on an US outlet? Sorry for all the questions. I've been going though post over on the qnix and xstar member's thread.

Debating on Dreamseller or Greensum on ebay...

Thanks biggrin.gif

They provide all the necessary power and power adapters.

I'd do the SquareTrade warranty if it will give you peace of mind. Basically they'll refund the cost of the monitor if it breaks within 3 years.

I got the warranty, and then proceeded to mod the heck out of my monitor...I guess that wasn't the best thought process there, heh.
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