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Yeah, thanks a lot. I even posted this on r/Monitors (reddit). Just curious, how did you find out about this?

Just been watching for the monitor in various places (thanks to philthy84 for the idea of checking Best Buy, I didn't think they would stock things like this but they have the PG278Q so they should get this eventually), somebody had previously posted the newegg link when it was just out of stock from a third party seller so I'd been watching it even once in a while since then.
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For those of you with dust behind the screen, have you guys tried the flicking method where you place a cloth on top of where the dust is located and flick it toward the bezel? It worked twice on 2 different XB270HU's. I thought my current XB270HU had a dead pixel but after flicking it away, it ended up being dust. It's sad that we have to resort to this but it does work for dust.
post #4373 of 9392
How many people can report having no orange glow? On Pg279Q, XB270HU, MG279Q etc?

I find it weird how almost all screens have orange glow but some people say theirs has no orange glow.
post #4374 of 9392
I'm really hoping my local Best Buy will get some PG279Qs in stock, so I can test one there and then buy it if it's good.
post #4375 of 9392
Sorry newegg you just lost 4 sales in 5 minutes cause of your crappy policies and customer service lol, but seriously I doubt best buy will be getting them at least the ones in my area.
Amazon definately the way to go
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For those of you with dust behind the screen, have you guys tried the flicking method where you place a cloth on top of where the dust is located and flick it toward the bezel? It worked twice on 2 different XB270HU's. I thought my current XB270HU had a dead pixel but after flicking it away, it ended up being dust. It's sad that we have to resort to this but it does work for dust.

I assume this might work for dust between the coating and the polarizer, but I've seen dust between the LCD layer and the backlight. I assume that doesn't work with these, does it?
post #4377 of 9392
Reading comments from you guys form US I am glad EU law prevents stores from any "restocking fees" moves when it comes to 14 day RMA or return. A lot easier to play lottery this way tongue.gif.
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How many people can report having no orange glow? On Pg279Q, XB270HU, MG279Q etc?

I find it weird how almost all screens have orange glow but some people say theirs has no orange glow.

I can confirm that my last PG279Q has zero orange glow, and only pure silverish glow with little bit of blueish on left bottom corner.

Also TFT review can confirm you that as second as their cherry-picked unit also had pure silverish/whiteish glow with zero orange glow.
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post #4379 of 9392
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Reading comments from you guys form US I am glad EU law prevents stores from any "restocking fees" moves when it comes to 14 day RMA or return. A lot easier to play lottery this way tongue.gif.

True, however you guys are essentially our "beta testers" for this monitor biggrin.gifbiggrin.gifthumb.gif .
post #4380 of 9392
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I would use newegg as a last resort for this type of purchase
I agree. I like Newegg and generally have no problem ordering from them, but they won't hesitate to charge you a restocking fee if you try to return something. Even if you are returning something factory sealed, you have to contact them for them to make an "exception" to waive the restocking fee.

Hopefully the fact that Newegg has these in stock means that Amazon won't be far behind.
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