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Originally Posted by mutantmagnet View Post


2D Lightboost effect without requiring an Nvidia card.

This is already possible... on like every lightboost ready monitor...
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post #52 of 8206
bezeless 4K 32" with Gsync, write out the check yourself, dont care.
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post #53 of 8206
I don't care for resolutions above 1080p at the moment, because 120Hz/144Hz is so much more important to gaming that high resolutions will ever be. That and strobe lighting or G Sync are also much more impacting on a gaming that resolution.
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post #54 of 8206
i would guess 1440p if its 27inch with gsync 120hz it would be worth getting with those specs if it was 27inch at 1080p the pixel density would be terrible and would be worthless even if it was 240hz biggrin.gif
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I just want a curved 7680x1440 super-widescreen panel. Shouldn't be hard right now.
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probably a 1080p gsync variant of the vg248qe...with rog marketing...for $399
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I will stick with the BenQ 144hz I just got. I imagine it will be years before a flicker free models released with gsync.
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Gsync max framerate is 177fps (177hz effective refresh is the max that displayport can sustain)
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I would beg to differ. In the video, you already saw G-Sync chip inbeded in the monitor. Thus it should indeed have G-Sync. We've got a 1080p 1440 g-sync version from Asus already, what's the point of a 1200p version? Not just that but 1920x1200 is pretty much a dead relic from the early 2000's. (I had a 1920x1200 24 inch I loved but even now I've moved on to the 16:9 resolution)

It will most likely be a 60+ Hz 1440p in the 27 inch ish size. It'll probably greater than 60 but less than 120hz.

However, we DO know Asus teased a 39 inch 4K at CeBit last year. We'll either see a version of that or this might be that monitor.

It didn't register in my mind what that flashing green chip could be. My initial assumption is that they would want to avoid using gsync to keep the cost from exceeding whatever they think is the willingness to buy point that their previous ROG monitors met.

They will still prioritize fps over resolution which is why I hedged and said they'll push for 1920x1200 instead of going 1440p.
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This is already possible... on like every lightboost ready monitor...

My previous understanding was that you still needed an Nvidia card to initialize the process before switching to an AMD card. I didn't know that Vega or Toasty already worked around that requirement.
Edited by mutantmagnet - 12/31/13 at 3:15pm
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I don't care for resolutions above 1080p at the moment, because 120Hz/144Hz is so much more important to gaming that high resolutions will ever be. That and strobe lighting or G Sync are also much more impacting on a gaming that resolution.

With G-Sync, I think that eliminates the need to run at those refresh rates to get the smoothness you are looking for. I am basing this purely off the demos we have all seen, and not on actual experience. Maybe you are not referring to the smooth factor and maybe input latency or something else entirely.
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