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Originally Posted by Oneminde View Post

I wonder why it is SO quiet from ASUS on this monitor. It's 1,5 month ago since last real update. I mean nothing, not one shred of news. No store is announcing it, I cannot find any pre orders etc. There were quite a bit of info coming during CES and the following weeks. It is unusual for a production ready product to become this quiet after its been announced.

Asus loves vaporware. frown.gif


I waited almost a year for the N45, then the U38N or BU400 laptop to come out. The N45 never came to the US, the BU400 actually was vaporware, while the U38N was released in Romania, Ukraine, Italy, Japan etc. months before the US. When it finally came, it was overpriced, obsolete, neutered, and nearly OSS everywhere.

Never again will I wait for an Asus product.
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post #1842 of 8206
You would think the hype around this type of product would be busting at the seams, but it is very quite considering it will be the first marketed 120 Hz 1440p monitor with GSYNC.
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Asus loves vaporware. frown.gif


I waited almost a year for the N45, then the U38N or BU400 laptop to come out. The N45 never came to the US, the BU400 actually was vaporware, while the U38N was released in Romania, Ukraine, Italy, Japan etc. months before the US. When it finally came, it was overpriced, obsolete, neutered, and nearly OSS everywhere.

Never again will I wait for an Asus product.

This is not vaporware, they already have a G-sync monitor out and more OEM's are releasing them, this is an important ROG product and they did mention March, and March last all the way to monday 31. Realistically, I think we are looking at april or may. But one can always hope. 

 
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I know that g-sync doesn't work in surround, but what about ULMB?

Thanks.

Edit: Also I'm not sure how anyone can think that still polling which coating people want is anything but bad news in terms of a release window.
Edited by mbreslin - 3/5/14 at 2:37pm
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You plan to run over 11 million pixels at 120 fps consistently enough for ULMB to work? Lofty!
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Does anyone know if they'll do a version without G-Sync? I don't want to pay extra for a feature I wouldn't use.
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I wonder why it is SO quiet from ASUS on this monitor. It's 1,5 month ago since last real update. I mean nothing, not one shred of news. No store is announcing it, I cannot find any pre orders etc. There were quite a bit of info coming during CES and the following weeks. It is unusual for a production ready product to become this quiet after its been announced.

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Does anyone know if they'll do a version without G-Sync? I don't want to pay extra for a feature I wouldn't use.

Why would you not use Gsync?

I personally can't wait to try it out, I hate screen tearing and Gsync is supposed to eliminate it.
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post #1849 of 8206
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Why would you not use Gsync?

I personally can't wait to try it out, I hate screen tearing and Gsync is supposed to eliminate it.

I am just guessing but ULMB and G-Sync are not able to be combined. So for people running high end GPUs and wanting to game competitively ULMB is the better option. Granted I don't think ULMB would be an option without the added cost for the G-Sync component.
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Originally Posted by benlavigne11 View Post

I am just guessing but ULMB and G-Sync are not able to be combined. So for people running high end GPUs and wanting to game competitively ULMB is the better option. Granted I don't think ULMB would be an option without the added cost for the G-Sync component.

Use gsync for games that can't run 100-120 fps all the time and run ULMB for those who can. That's one thing that is nice with this monitor: It will be relevant for years to come now matter how you look at it.
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