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post #2471 of 8206
Well I decided to bite the bullet and buy the NVIDIA G-SYNC DIY Kit. I received the kit yesterday and I will swap everything out later tonight. Dying to try the G-Sync just to see how good it really is compared to the Lightboost setup..
The way I see it sell my other 24"s and keep the converted one for a Lanbox setup. I am pretty sure I am still buying the ROG Swift. rolleyes.gif
Edited by Lu(ky - 4/12/14 at 4:22am
    
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Originally Posted by Lu(ky View Post

Well I decided to bight the bullet and buy the NVIDIA G-SYNC DIY Kit. I received the kit yesterday and I will swap everything out later tonight. Dying to try the G-Sync just to see how good it really is compared to the Lightboost setup..
The way I see it sell my other 24"s and keep the converted one for a Lanbox setup. I am pretty sure I am still buying the ROG Swift. rolleyes.gif

Looking forward to the update

 
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I soo want this monitor, I'm itchin to get a G-sync monitor but they are yet to be available in Germany. At the moment I'm running a Qnix @ 110Hz, the resolution is amazing but it does not feel as snappy as my xl2420t. I really hope that these are available soon! thumb.gif
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post #2474 of 8206
I'm waiting for this monitor as well. I follow display technology closely. And the Asus Rog Swift has at least on paper pretty much all I could ask for regarding my usage. The price is the only thing that could make me hesitate at this point.
post #2475 of 8206
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Originally Posted by LaBestiaHumana View Post

I rather have TN than IPS, all day everyday for gaming. If I ever do photography/Photoshop work as much as I game, then I'll think about an IPS. Or keep my TN for gaming and add a n IPS for my Photography work.

I my opinion IPS only looks better than a Good TN when nothing in the screen is moving.

Movies look good. Especially if they are well filmed without much jerky action.

When I get a low latency monitor, I will probably not use it for movies.

Well, one could have several good monitors, one for each state.
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post #2476 of 8206
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Movies look good. Especially if they are well filmed without much jerky action.

When I get a low latency monitor, I will probably not use it for movies.

Well, one could have several good monitors, one for each state.
That's probably the best way to go about it. As there are no monitor that are proficient at both.
Maybe with the exception of the EIZO FORIS FG2421. But it's pretty small for watching movies (23.5 inch)
Edited by Hasty - 4/11/14 at 12:11pm
post #2477 of 8206
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Looking forward to the update

Well all I can say we have our self a winner here. Installed all the hardware took maybe 40-mins or less turned it ON and everything is working perfect. Decided to try it out went straight to BF4 and eek.gif all I can say very smooth and responsive. At first I was getting a lag delay for just a bit, but remember I set the monitor to 144Hz and my BF4 to 120 (from this guy MOD it helps) So now my fraps shows it at 140 or less now no more lag delay at all, thumb.gif
I was getting head shots with sniper while guys were running which was hard for me before now much much easier.
If they get this new technology dialed in specially when 4K monitors are starting to come out I think this G-Sync and 4K will be fun.

I will be buying the ROG Swift for sure when it comes out to get the better 1440p.. biggrin.gif

Not sure what AMD will do to counter this because I really think if you are a hard core FPS gamer this makes it more fun and you feel unstoppable when you play at least for myself..
    
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Not sure what AMD will do to counter this

"freesync". Not really free but open at least. It still needs hardware support. We have to promote these because most people are clueless of those advantages and you know TV buyers are 80% of the influence in this market. If they don't see an advantage nobody else will. And mobile screens, anyone could use it and get benefits.
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Just ordered a 780 Ti about 5 minutes ago in prep for this display, when that arrives on Monday (Thank you Amazon Prime) I will test it for stability, when that checks out my 7970s are hitting the market here.

Come on ROG Swift!
    
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Just ordered a 780 Ti about 5 minutes ago in prep for this display, when that arrives on Monday (Thank you Amazon Prime) I will test it for stability, when that checks out my 7970s are hitting the market here.

Come on ROG Swift!

880's may be out before this display /s

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