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post #8691 of 9401
Yikes. You have blue light filter turned off right lol?

I kinda wanna buy another one of these to see if I just got lucky or if we just got all the good ones here in Japan.
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post #8692 of 9401
Yep, that is blue filter off, overclock off, all settings stock as a rock except brightness.
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Yikes. You have blue light filter turned off right lol?

I kinda wanna buy another one of these to see if I just got lucky or if we just got all the good ones here in Japan.
    
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post #8693 of 9401
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G3 Serial PG279Q I got tonight to replace my poor quality XB271HU.

Yellow Tint



Brightness @ 28


Brightness @ 50


Yellow Tint



What a plop.

I would recommend that you try out G2 or wait for G8. I heard that every new PG279Q will be tested in a dark room before shipping them. However i can't guarantee you
post #8694 of 9401
What is the vertical line issue? I have never seen it. Any SS?
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It just happens. You'll see a vertical line down one side of your screen that is from the center of your screen, if that makes sense. For example, a racing game. You'll see part of the car or image that's in the center of your screen along one side of your screen. If you have some time to kill do some back reading, people have posted all about this in this thread and the Acer one. It affects every single monitor.

When it happens to me I just turn the monitor off and on again, and it goes away. Not yet enough of a pain to cause me to send my monitor to Acer. It took me almost 5 months to get a near perfect panel and it is not leaving my sight.

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What is the vertical line issue? I have never seen it. Any SS?

I just asked that like 5 posts ago.
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post #8696 of 9401
Well I don't have that issue in the two panels I used so saying every panel has it, is a bit far fetched.
The most issue I have is a flicker when windows loads (due to change in refresh it seems) or when I change refresh rates.
post #8697 of 9401
I have had it. It's very easy to miss if nothing is moving on your monitor. Turning the monitor off and on again makes it disappear. I haven't identified any triggers because it doesn't happen frequently enough.
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post #8698 of 9401
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Originally Posted by p0isonapple View Post

G3 Serial PG279Q I got tonight to replace my poor quality XB271HU.

Yellow Tint


Yellow Tint



What a plop.

I know how you feel. Its terrible.
I've contacted ASUS to ask them if they were aware of the yellow tint issue but they said they were only aware of the backlight bleed issue.
I then send him links to a hand full of negative reviews on amazon where people are complaining about the yellowish tint issue. He told me he would ask a specialist to look into this.

The last monitor I had (manufacturing date: march 2016), had a QC sticker on the box and backlight bleed was minimal, however the yellowish tint was still there.

To be continued
post #8699 of 9401
Bought the Rog Swift 9Q for less than market value as it was already open, it was already ready open but it was as good as new.

Very slight bleed at the bottom left corner but considering what some people are getting it's not bad.

Have a look: http://imgur.com/a/QCzEK

What you think?
post #8700 of 9401
I bought a refurbished PG279Q from Newegg.com and it arrived a couple days ago. It arrived perfectly in its original box. Everything was included, all cables sealed. Monitor was in perfect shape. Not even a fingerprint on it, looked brand new. The monitor was given a new serial number starting with G8 so August 2016. It was also given a new model number: PG279Q-X indicating that it's refurbished. They put a sticker over the original serial number on the monitor with the new serial. The original manufacture date was not covered up and showing January 2016. So I don't really know if they put in a new panel or not as part of the refurb process, but at they very least the casing is from January 2016.

First crack at this monitor for me. There is a tiny spot in the upper right hand corner of BLB. When I press on the bezel a bit the BLB goes away.

What do you guys think?

Taken at ISO 200 1/4 sec exposure. A little brighter than what I see with my own eyes.





Edited by Tikerz - 8/25/16 at 3:31pm
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