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An eight-hundred dollar TN? Yeaaahhhh....no. I'll wait and see what the other manufacturers do with the g-sync module.
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This is a 1440P gaming monitor... 120hz is more important than it being an IPS panel. I have tried my 60hz IPS Dell monitor for gaming and with fast moving FPS games, it frankly sucks.

My understanding is that it is very hard to get legitimate 120hz on an IPS panel (and overclocked Korean junk does not count).

This will be a beast of a monitor for gaming. Sure it will not have the viewing angle benefits of IPS but then again I don't play games on a 45' angle from the monitor.

Yes, color will not be as good as IPS but then again I will take 120hz over color any time. With proper color calibration, decent TN panels can look pretty darn good. I have an IPS and a TN side by side and there is very little difference in color reproduction.
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post #353 of 8206
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Originally Posted by Robilar View Post

This is a 1440P gaming monitor... 120hz is more important than it being an IPS panel. I have tried my 60hz IPS Dell monitor for gaming and with fast moving FPS games, it frankly sucks.

My understanding is that it is very hard to get legitimate 120hz on an IPS panel (and overclocked Korean junk does not count).

This will be a beast of a monitor for gaming. Sure it will not have the viewing angle benefits of IPS but then again I don't play games on a 45' angle from the monitor.

Yes, color will not be as good as IPS but then again I will take 120hz over color any time. With proper color calibration, decent TN panels can look pretty darn good. I have an IPS and a TN side by side and there is very little difference in color reproduction.

Darn well said. I don't consider myself a pro gamer by any means but it's incredibly tough to use 60Hz once you've gotten a taste of good 120Hz. Couple that with the ULBM mode that the G-Sync module introduces and gaming on this will be bliss.
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I'm just going to leave this here. BTW I'm excited for this smile.gif
    
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30Hz locked games are the devil's work.
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post #356 of 8206
It's RoG branded, so it matches my color scheme and motherboard. Has G-Sync and 1440p so less tearing and a better image. I already have a VG248QE without G-sync and I've been pretty happy with it aside from the colors and screen tearing. I'm so on the fence right now. Splurge for this monitor or just toss G-sync in my monitor and call it a day? thinking.gif
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Sad to hear. Just more overpriced ROG junk then.

I'm still bummed that 39" 4k panel disappeared into thin air. I guess I'll keep waiting another 6 months to a year for my next screen rolleyes.gif

I know right? Why would they tease something months back and not even mention it at CES T__T
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4k 120hz monitor with GSYNC? Haha I wish.
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May have to replace my overlord tempest monitor 1440p @120hz with this smile.gif
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