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What's the panel lottery like? If I buy one from amazon relatively soon is there a good chance it will be good?
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What's the panel lottery like? If I buy one from amazon relatively soon is there a good chance it will be good?

It's like the Powerball but a smaller prize.
 
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What's the panel lottery like? If I buy one from amazon relatively soon is there a good chance it will be good?

Really depends on how picky you are. My first one looks great to me. So I guess I won the jackpot on first try? I don't know...
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Ok I just wasn't sure if it was like the x34 predator where units made after X date were noticeably better etc
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I would imagine, the current stock is post April. The panel is virtually fixed post April. The crappy luck you may have is with a dead pixel like I did. My current panel is virtually flawless though.
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I would imagine, the current stock is post April. The panel is virtually fixed post April. The crappy luck you may have is with a dead pixel like I did. My current panel is virtually flawless though.

Any source to confirm that monitors post April have a firmware with a fix?
    
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Any source to confirm that monitors post April have a firmware with a fix?

A fix for what? I'm pretty sure he was insinuating that the monitor in general is fixed, as in no issues.
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I just got a PG279Q. I am having an issue though. I turn on overclocking, set it to 165hz, back out of the menu and finally, restart my computer because the monitor prompts me to. When I load back into Windows, Overclocking is turned off. How do I fix this?
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I think
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Originally Posted by smonkie View Post

This is a common mistake made by TN users.

Viewing angles could and probably will bother you even if you are sitting right in front of the screen, because a 27-inch monitor is just too wide for your eyes to not notice the washing out in the corners. I have used a 24-inch TN monitor and I know pretty well the effect, which annoyed the hell out of me. TN is made for straight up front viewing only, but of course you can't be in front of every single spot of a 600x300mm monitor at the same time.

TN is just crap after you try any IPS. Even with all the errors these panels are showing lately.

IPS is crap for any dark game because of stupid IPS glow it kills all immersion that's why I returned PG279Q and using G-Sync Dell happily ever after. So Yes you can go back after IPS and be very happy. Besides I really like the colors the dell panel outputs.
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With that 8-bit panel Dell and Asus PG278Q use, colors were never a problem. It's the vertical angle...

Btw, how and where do I find manufacturing date on PG279Q?
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