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After going through 3 PG278Qs, the latest Sept. 2015 model fixing the dark smudge in the right corner defect, while giving me a nice dead pixel right in the middle of the screen (4th time's the charm??), I am eagerly awaiting tftcentral and other organization's reviews of the Dell. Even though the panel is from the same place, I would hope Dell's QC is better than the abysmal Asus QC. I mean how does one miss dead pixels?
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Mine is sept 15 also, i'll give one more try at a good panel if not then i want my money back.

Although i'm having great fun playing BF4 , it's one of those things you just keep looking at and i wish it wasn't there.

Also it's a sad state of affairs when you are considering keeping a panel because it's "not too bad" as i am.
Edited by khemist - 11/2/15 at 2:55am
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After experiencing pixel inversion on the PG278Q this monitor is great. No issues what so ever and i have been using it for hours on end every day.

Loving the fact the anti-glare isn't as harsh as the PG278Q.
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Originally Posted by traxtech View Post

After experiencing pixel inversion on the PG278Q this monitor is great. No issues what so ever and i have been using it for hours on end every day.

Loving the fact the anti-glare isn't as harsh as the PG278Q.

You are tempting me!!

What is Dell's dead pixel policy like? I can't stand even 1 dead pixel but i guess you have 14 days to return anyway with no reason.
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After experiencing pixel inversion on the PG278Q this monitor is great. No issues what so ever and i have been using it for hours on end every day.

Loving the fact the anti-glare isn't as harsh as the PG278Q.

This is very interesting. Have Dell really fixed the two biggest issues with the Swift?? This is pretty amazing news if they have. Just a shame it's still a TN though, but for many people that won't matter. Coming from IPS I still don't think I could stomach it however.
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I'd also like to know how the curve is on the monitor? I have never seen a 27" curved screen, i wondered if it looks good or a bit strange for such a small screen size?

Taken from PCMonitors.info:
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The monitor uses a 27″ 2560 x 1440 (WQHD) TN panel from AU Optronics with a 144Hz refresh rate (30 – 144Hz variable with G-SYNC), similar to that seen on the PG278Q and BenQ XL2730Z

Dam it!
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I'd also like to know how the curve is on the monitor? I have never seen a 27" curved screen, i wondered if it looks good or a bit strange for such a small screen size?

Taken from PCMonitors.info:
Dam it!

what do you mean? the s2716dg is flat.
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After experiencing pixel inversion on the PG278Q this monitor is great. No issues what so ever and i have been using it for hours on end every day.

Loving the fact the anti-glare isn't as harsh as the PG278Q.

Do You see any banding that could suggest screen is not true 8 bits panel?
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I'd also like to know how the curve is on the monitor? I have never seen a 27" curved screen, i wondered if it looks good or a bit strange for such a small screen size?

Taken from PCMonitors.info:
Dam it!

You are mistaken. The other model which was announced the same time as S2716DG is curved: "Curved Monitor (SE2716H)"
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Ahhhh that explains a lot!

All the articles i have seen have combined this and a curved offering so i got confused between the two. Good, i don't want a 27" curved screen anyway.
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