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Originally Posted by KenjiS View Post

Mine looks perfect biggrin.gif

Now im worried more about the saturation thing lol. Tho thats settings and calibration, not the monitor

I was using this guy's ICC profile and it looked really good on my monitor. He calibrated on the Acer but it's the same panel.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1581181/acer-xb271hu-share-your-experience-and-show-pics/1560#post_24717748

Take a look. Maybe you can get a better calibration?
post #8762 of 9309
I have an October 2015 Model and its pretty good zero dead pixels, and no dust however i has some noticeable backlight bleed on the bottom right and upper right corner (under Dark scenes) and i haven't really notice any yellow tint I will check again when i get home.

Does anyone think its worth RMA'ing mine in an attempt to get a new G8 Model?I love this monitor and the biggest issue that i have is the backlight bleed i figured it wasn't worth it back then since the odds of getting a worse monitor were stacked however based on recent news more people seem to be happy with the newer models.
Edited by AnimeNY - 9/1/16 at 1:39pm
post #8763 of 9309
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Originally Posted by AnimeNY View Post

I have an October 2015 Model and its pretty good zero dead pixels, and no dust however i has some noticeable backlight bleed on the bottom right and upper right corner (under Dark scenes) and i haven't really notice any yellow tint I will check again when i get home.

Does anyone think its worth RMA'ing mine in an attempt to get a new G8 Model?I love this monitor and the biggest issue that i have is the backlight bleed i figured it wasn't worth it back then since the odds of getting a worse monitor were stacked however based on recent news more people seem to be happy with the newer models.
Take a picture with ISO set at 200 and post it so we can see how bad it is.
post #8764 of 9309
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Originally Posted by Tikerz View Post

I was using this guy's ICC profile and it looked really good on my monitor. He calibrated on the Acer but it's the same panel.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1581181/acer-xb271hu-share-your-experience-and-show-pics/1560#post_24717748

Take a look. Maybe you can get a better calibration?

Eh i try to stick to my spyder 5 and such. im just wondering if it actually IS too saturated. I love how it looks however....


just wish i could verify the calibration end result or something. I COULD reprofile in the sRGB setting
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Ok i recalibrated in the sRGB mode.. a lot less saturated, but far more "accurate"

Still saturated and punchy when it needs to be but its toned down around the edges smile.gif

Still 25 brightness (you have to adjust brightness in another mode before switching to the sRGB preset) on the sRGB preset, Recalibrated on the Spyder5


AsusRoGSwiftPG279Q-7.zip 2k .zip file
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post #8766 of 9309
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Ok i recalibrated in the sRGB mode.. a lot less saturated, but far more "accurate"

Still saturated and punchy when it needs to be but its toned down around the edges smile.gif

Still 25 brightness (you have to adjust brightness in another mode before switching to the sRGB preset) on the sRGB preset, Recalibrated on the Spyder5


AsusRoGSwiftPG279Q-7.zip 2k .zip file

A little too warm (whites were reddish/orange) for my panel so I manually adjusted the RGB settings and it now looks great. Thanks for your work!

These are the settings I used:

User Mode, (R Gain 99) (G Gain 93) (B Gain 97)
Edited by Tikerz - 9/1/16 at 8:24pm
post #8767 of 9309
I didn't calibrate anything. I just selected profile "Normal" instead of "User". The user profile, with default settings, was too warm. Actually on all monitors I had before, I used only factory presets.
And you know what guys? I think it's time to buy the PG279Q. Looks like Asus finally fixed all issues. As I said mine built in August and it's just perfect comparing with previous two, built in February, I had before. Maybe tomorrow I'll post few photos.
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Calibration is largely pointless unless you have a reference monitor for comparison or a professional calibration tool. Your eyes will likely get used to anything given a short time.
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Calibration is largely pointless unless you have a reference monitor for comparison or a professional calibration tool. Your eyes will likely get used to anything given a short time.
Do you get paid to say silly things?

Because, everytime i check this thread, there you are, working overtime.
    
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Do you get paid to say silly things?

Because, everytime i check this thread, there you are, working overtime.

Am I wrong? Please explain. Are you trying to say your eyes are a reliable calibration tool?
Edited by Anoxy - 9/2/16 at 8:15am
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