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Not really; IPS displays aren't as 'slow' as they used to be. There are plenty of IPS panels out there that meet or exceed any TN panel. I for one can tell no difference from my last two TNs and now my IPS display as far as motion quality, etc.

Until an IPS monitor can pass this test I linked below, they will never be equal to TN for motion quality.

http://www.testufo.com/photo#photo=toronto-map.png
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Currently, no overclocked IPS panels successfully pass the TestUFO Panning Map Test at 960 pixels/sec. (Map labels readable only on CRT, LightBoost, or other strobe-backlights).

Source.

I love the color reproduction of my IPS but when it comes to motion blur, there really is no contest.
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post #332 of 1081
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For FPS games, TNs with lightboost are really nice if you can get your FPS to be greater than or equal to your strobe rate.
Sorry, I don't think so. A normal 60Hz TN is comparable to a 60Hz IPS/PLS, but a TN with lightboost is far superior to IPS/PLS when it comes to motion clarity.

Well I haven't tried a 'lightboost' monitor. Not even sure what it is, but giving personal experience, and assuming he was just referring to TN's in general, IPS still has its' advantages. If you were to sit and do a real test on people, I doubt a lot of them would be able to find truly differing results playing FPS on either one. That's not to say some can't, which is why I included my experience. I'll take the color accuracy, clarity, and viewing angles of IPS over TN anyday.
 
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Well, I have a 780 Classified and I'm allowed to downgrade, sidegrade and upgrade to a 780 TI. I don't see why they would not allow you to go from a 780 TI to a 780 TI 6GB.

Go to EVGA's site, login, click on member home and then click on my products. When you are at your product page, click on view details and click on start new step-up. That will allow you to see what your options are.
That's what I'm thinking but their policy states otherwise. I rather just have them confirm if we can step up from a 780ti to a 6GB version or if it has to be a lower GPU. That would also mean that those who currently own a 780 can't bump it up to a 780 6GB since it's technically the same GPU under their policy.
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Wow, that motion test is very convincing. I needed to slow it down to 480 pixels/second to read the map on my Korean IPS monitors. How fast can you still read the map with Lightboost?
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I would ask on the EVGA forums. They have a ton of reps there who generally will answer such questions.

As I understand it, as long as you are within 90 days - it is allowed. Perhaps they did not update their policy page yet. Their promo page does mention the step up to 6gb cards being an option for within 90 days purchases.

Yes, any card can upgrade to the 780 6GB card. (within 90 days) This card will be an exception to the previous rule.
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Wow, that motion test is very convincing. I needed to slow it down to 480 pixels/second to read the map on my Korean IPS monitors. How fast can you still read the map with Lightboost?

I can read it at 1440, and it looks clear up until 1920.
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Doesn't that test also depend on the individual's ability to perceive motion blur? My girlfriend feels dizzy at 480 pixels per sec lol
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Yes, any card can upgrade to the 780 6GB card. (within 90 days) This card will be an exception to the previous rule.

I now remember why EVGA is such an awesome company to deal with in terms of CS. Thanks, Jacob.
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Yes, any card can upgrade to the 780 6GB card. (within 90 days) This card will be an exception to the previous rule.
I'm assuming that this exception applies to the 780ti 6GB as well? If so, that's awesome. Need to sell off the 780 now.
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