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Wow, they reviewed it better than I thought they would. thinking.gif
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The digitalversus review also measured 23ms middle bar with Bodnar lag tester, so three sources getting same results
http://www.lesnumeriques.com/moniteur-ecran-lcd/benq-xr3501-p26133/test.html
so far its only Tom's that didn't measure any significant lag with their method, especially compared to the XB270HU which has a signal processing lag <1ms
but 23ms on middle bar comes down to ~12-15ms signal processing lag
Edited by Sedolf - 8/31/15 at 1:50pm
post #13 of 94
I have a Samsung S34e790C Ultrawide Monitor which is 60 Hz!
I was able to overclock it via Nvidia panel to 85 HZ!!! It seems these Panel are originally made for 75HZ (This one has VA Panel, so no bleeding).
Now I am happy that i bought an Ultrawide Monitor instead of a 16;9 one with highe refresh rate.

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Originally Posted by MelvinGimp View Post

I have a Samsung S34e790C Ultrawide Monitor which is 60 Hz!
I was able to overclock it via Nvidia panel to 85 HZ!!! It seems these Panel are originally made for 75HZ (This one has VA Panel, so no bleeding).
Now I am happy that i bought an Ultrawide Monitor instead of a 16;9 one with highe refresh rate.


Have you checked for dropped frames at 85 Hz?

Link: http://www.testufo.com/#test=frameskipping
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Can this monitor do 2560x1200p @ 100 hz via AMD's VSR?

Thank you.
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Can this monitor do 2560x1200p @ 100 hz via AMD's VSR?

Thank you.

2560 x 1200 is a bizarre resolution. You can't scale vertically only and not horizontally using VSR, that would cause ridiculous distortion (and is not possible anyway). And as far as I'm aware AMD doesn't support 21:9 resolutions in VSR. I haven't tried for a while though, that might have changed now.
Edited by PCM2 - 10/6/15 at 3:26am
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2560 x 1200 is a bizarre resolution. You can't scale vertically only and not horizontally using VSR, that would cause ridiculous distortion (and is not possible anyway). And as far as I'm aware AMD doesn't support 21:9 resolutions in VSR. I haven't tried for a while though, that might have changed now.

Are you in a position to try/have a look for me?

Thank you.
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I don't have a 21:9 monitor to hand right now I'm afraid.
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Damn. So 2560 x 1080 is that bad? Not that it's surprising, I just wanted to replace my XB270HU with a high refresh rate G-SYNC VA monitor, the Acer Z35 which uses the same panel as this. If it was 29" and performed like the XR3501 did in Tomshardware's review, then I'd get the Z35 without hesitation. But hey, between DSR and GeDoSaTo I should be able to use downsampling in every game.
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Damn. So 2560 x 1080 is that bad? Not that it's surprising, I just wanted to replace my XB270HU with a high refresh rate G-SYNC VA monitor, the Acer Z35 which uses the same panel as this. If it was 29" and performed like the XR3501 did in Tomshardware's review, then I'd get the Z35 without hesitation. But hey, between DSR and GeDoSaTo I should be able to use downsampling in every game.

If you can handle a 27 inch 1080p monitor, the ppi on the Z35 and XR3501 is virtually the same. Combine that with the fact that these VA panels are much better than TN panels both color and contrast wise, IMHO they're a good choice for FPS gamers.
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