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post #141 of 8206
Is upgrading from a dinky laptop 1366x768 screen to a 4K monitor overkill?
post #142 of 8206
Nope, only if you're connecting it to that laptop biggrin.gif
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post #143 of 8206
If this turns out to be a va panel that rivals the Eizo at under $400, I'm in for 3 at launch.
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post #144 of 8206
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Originally Posted by axiumone View Post

If this turns out to be a va panel that rivals the Eizo at under $400, I'm in for 3 at launch.

Where did you read that?
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post #145 of 8206
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Alright, makes sense. However, there's no comparison in FPS games, which I play a lot of. If you want a better monitor for non-FPS games, then that's great. Different monitors for different people. I would have preferred a CRT if I could find a good one.

You should try playing Skyrim in 3D Vision mode (which happens to require a 120hz TN panel, unfortunately.) It may be the most immersive gaming experience I've ever had.
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post #146 of 8206
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Doesn't matter if the G-Sync component can do 177hz if the monitor is limited to 60.

g-sync replaces the original monitors controller, the controller is what limits the hz
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post #147 of 8206
No, that's not the case. The monitor's "standard" refresh rate simply becomes it's new maximum. The controller can go as fast as it likes, it's limited by the panel.
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post #148 of 8206
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Where did you read that?

Im sorry, didnt mean to get your hopes up. I was just dreaming out loud.
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post #149 of 8206
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g-sync replaces the original monitors controller, the controller is what limits the hz

Okay so you might be able to overclock the panel and push 80hz. It's still not the same as doing all 177hz on any panel or even 144hz.
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Not buying if it's 16:9. Will only buy 16:10.
   
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