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Originally Posted by Koala Bear View Post

My X34 was delivered yesterday. My major problem is the control interface. Straight out of the box with no changes to settings. I was playing War Thunder on max settings and was getting 80 to 90 fps with the 60 hz refresh rate. Now after I open up the control interface something changed & I can only get a max fps of 60. My graphics card is a Gigabyte GTX Titan 3x windforce factory oc version I have been using since June 2013. War Thunder is the only game I play. I know I will have to upgrade my GPU eventually but down here in Australia my Titan cost about Aus $1,650.00 & that was June 16. So I want to get as much as I can out of it. Secondly I want to wait for Volta gpu & new AMD Summit Ridge if possible before upgrading. Oh if you think what I paid for my Titan was bad, the new intel 10 core is retailing for between Aus $2,700 & $2,800. Getting back to my original thought & that is that I need to monitor my Titan's max fps so I can upgrade when fps does finally drop to 60. Any assistance would be great. Oh yes picture quality in game at 60fps looks great but unfortunately sound quality on X34 isn't the best. My X34 is a February 2016.
You have to put the monitor in the OC mode(100hz) then make sure your NVCP is at 100Hz. Getting 60fps afterwards sounds like you took it off OC mode and just Vsync locked at 60Hz/FPS.
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Originally Posted by Koala Bear View Post

My X34 was delivered yesterday. My major problem is the control interface. Straight out of the box with no changes to settings. I was playing War Thunder on max settings and was getting 80 to 90 fps with the 60 hz refresh rate. Now after I open up the control interface something changed & I can only get a max fps of 60. My graphics card is a Gigabyte GTX Titan 3x windforce factory oc version I have been using since June 2013. War Thunder is the only game I play. I know I will have to upgrade my GPU eventually but down here in Australia my Titan cost about Aus $1,650.00 & that was June 16. So I want to get as much as I can out of it. Secondly I want to wait for Volta gpu & new AMD Summit Ridge if possible before upgrading. Oh if you think what I paid for my Titan was bad, the new intel 10 core is retailing for between Aus $2,700 & $2,800. Getting back to my original thought & that is that I need to monitor my Titan's max fps so I can upgrade when fps does finally drop to 60. Any assistance would be great. Oh yes picture quality in game at 60fps looks great but unfortunately sound quality on X34 isn't the best. My X34 is a February 2016.
well getting a Titan was your first mistake, and check your sound settings in Windows, make sure there are no filters on it and don't max your monitor audio and win audio or you will get distortion.. Make sure your hertz setting is compatible with the x34... If all is set correctly the monitor actually sounds great.
post #2213 of 3061
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well getting a Titan was your first mistake, and check your sound settings in Windows, make sure there are no filters on it and don't max your monitor audio and win audio or you will get distortion.. Make sure your hertz setting is compatible with the x34... If all is set correctly the monitor actually sounds great.
Titans are actually amazing cards, just overpriced. You are basically paying extra to get a X80Ti performance 3-6 months early. Great strategy by Nvidia. I have bought a few Titans in my day so i cant say much. No need for a new Titan X Pascal for me though as 1070 SLI are doing amazingly well with the X34, i actually couldnt be happier! SLi has been great in 90% of the games i play and most of the new games are maxing out graphics and still holding 100fps.
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post #2214 of 3061
Thank you all for the help. Getting from 70 to 90fps @ max settings using 100hz refresh not bad for a Titan that's over 3 years old.
post #2215 of 3061
I'm curious on how taxing 3440x1440p @100fps is compared to 4k @60fps. I only ask because no reviews test in Ultra-Wide resolutions. Which I find weird because imo its the best gaming format currently available until 4k 120hz comes out.
 
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post #2216 of 3061
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I'm curious on how taxing 3440x1440p @100fps is compared to 4k @60fps. I only ask because no reviews test in Ultra-Wide resolutions. Which I find weird because imo its the best gaming format currently available until 4k 120hz comes out.

4k is 9 mil pixels @60fps, 3440 is 5 mil @100 fps. Theoretically 3440@100 should be less difficult to achieve.
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4k is 9 mil pixels @60fps, 3440 is 5 mil @100 fps. Theoretically 3440@100 should be less difficult to achieve.

Thank you sir. Repped
 
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4k is def more taxing than the ultra wide. thats why 4k monitors arent so popular atm because youd need a beast of a comp with sli or crossfire to get playable framerates in taxing games. my evga 980 ti ftw runs the x34 beautifully in every game i play currently, although i did do the evga step-up to a 1080 sc, just waiting for it to ship... but i still doubt a single 1080, no matter how much better it is than the 9 series, would push taxing games at enjoyable framerates
post #2219 of 3061
Hey Guys
Im palaning on buying x34 but how do i tell is the x34a ?
i been checking at frys and newegg but all just say x34
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Hey Guys
Im palaning on buying x34 but how do i tell is the x34a ?
i been checking at frys and newegg but all just say x34
I thinks it's just pot luck. They are the same panel but I believe the 2016 built panels don't seem to have as many defects. The shops will sell you whatever they have in stock hopefully it's a 2016 panel. The X34P would be differently labelled because it has a swivel stand and more curve.

Long shot but maybe you could ask for a 2016 panel if they can tell that from the box or batch.
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