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Changed my dp cable and fixed all my blinking issues at 1440p144hz
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Changed my dp cable and fixed all my blinking issues at 1440p144hz
Which cable did you end up purchasing? Brand and length.
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post #413 of 837
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Which cable did you end up purchasing? Brand and length.

Just a generic 2m long cable which said in a description to meet of exceed DP 1.2 standard.

This one: http://www.bidorbuy.co.za/item/222508431/Manhattan_DisplayPort_Monitor_Cable_DisplayPort_20_pin_Male_to_DisplayPort_20_pin_Male_2_0_metre_Bl.html
post #414 of 837
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Just a generic 2m long cable which said in a description to meet of exceed DP 1.2 standard.

This one: http://www.bidorbuy.co.za/item/222508431/Manhattan_DisplayPort_Monitor_Cable_DisplayPort_20_pin_Male_to_DisplayPort_20_pin_Male_2_0_metre_Bl.html

Yep not suprised. 2 meters or shorter is the specifications for 2560 x 1440 @ 144hz. Anything longer and you are taking a risk.
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post #415 of 837
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Which cable did you end up purchasing? Brand and length.

Just some generic 2m long cable.

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Yep not suprised. 2 meters or shorter is the specifications for 2560 x 1440 @ 144hz. Anything longer and you are taking a risk.

The previous cable I used was a Hama 1.8m DP cable.
post #416 of 837
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Just some generic 2m long cable.


The previous cable I used was a Hama 1.8m DP cable.

Never heard of the brand but that is odd. ALL of the issues I have heard about resolved via a cable swap have always been from longer than 2m cables(generally the one that whatever panel came with).
Thanks for the info I will avoid Hama. thumb.gif
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post #417 of 837
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I'm personally using a 10 foot (3 meters) cable. No problems with it at all.

Cable Matters Gold Plated DisplayPort to DisplayPort Cable 10 Feet
http://amzn.com/B005H3Q5E0
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I'm personally using a 10 foot (3 meters) cable. No problems with it at all.

Cable Matters Gold Plated DisplayPort to DisplayPort Cable 10 Feet
http://amzn.com/B005H3Q5E0

Cheers! Glad to know I can go a meter longer if I ever need to which could easily be the case if I add a second display to my setup.
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post #419 of 837
What is the freesync range on this monitor?
I've been looking everywhere on forums, product pages, official benq sites, but no one seems to know the freesync range of this monitor.
post #420 of 837
If i remember right when i was watching reviews of the monitor the bottom end of it was 38fps but I can't be sure anymore since this is going back a year or so now from when I purchased it.
I think it was either a hardware canucks or linus video they where putting it head to head against an lg monitor that came out supporting freesync.
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