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I'm really interested to find out if this has the vertical line issue that the Acer and Asus had, since those two monitors both had it it might extend to others like this with similar panels.

Care to explain this issue?
post #82 of 579
Bug with something related to interaction between the Gsync module and the panel.
When alt tabbing with Gsync enabled, the screen would get split with a vertical line.
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This monitor is an absolute BEAST.
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$700 @ newegg not bad, too bad they charge tax so it comes out to $749 for me. If i didn't have a slew of brick & mortar stores around me including a Microcenter i would get it now, but i'm going to wait for them to get it so i can return it easily if QC is still a problem. Also not a bad idea to wait for reviews especially one from TFT if they have plans on reviewing this one.
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I'm really interested to find out if this has the vertical line issue that the Acer and Asus had, since those two monitors both had it it might extend to others like this with similar panels.

Acer and Asus already have the firmware from NVidia to fix this issue, but they didn't issue a recall.... so it's a matter of waiting for the old stock to go away and the new revisions to flood the market.

If this Viewsonic launches without the already-available fix it would be an absolute misstep and quite frankly a total disgrace on their behalf.
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post #86 of 579
Just ordered one from Newegg. Considering how long I have waited and the price $706 Shipped I did not even hesitate to pull the trigger on this one. I was really exited just to see it available finally. I will certainly post pics and impressions when I get it.
Edited by lonerunner1 - 8/31/16 at 4:25pm
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Acer and Asus already have the firmware from NVidia to fix this issue, but they didn't issue a recall.... so it's a matter of waiting for the old stock to go away and the new revisions to flood the market.

If this Viewsonic launches without the already-available fix it would be an absolute misstep and quite frankly a total disgrace on their behalf.

True, but its possible. I very much hope its not, as if it has updated problem free firmware I will likely buy it since that is what is stopping me from getting Acer Asus. (I am slightly concerned about the weird bulge design of the ViewSonic, the point that it comes to at the top, but I'll have to see a video review)
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True, but its possible. I very much hope its not, as if it has updated problem free firmware I will likely buy it since that is what is stopping me from getting Acer Asus. (I am slightly concerned about the weird bulge design of the ViewSonic, the point that it comes to at the top, but I'll have to see a video review)

Fingers crossed.

Also, I reported this thread to have the model number corrected in the title thumb.gif
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So tempted to buy this, haha. $706 shipped to me. I want to wait for people to post impressions, but also wonder if the $699 price is just a launch special? In which case, I'll kick myself for not ordering one now. Looking for a reason to ditch Acer even though aside from old firmware, my monitor is pretty great.
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If you have trouble controlling yourself just go ahead and look at the end of the AOC AG271QG thread. It should dissuade you from buying one of these panels without any reviews wink.gif

http://www.overclock.net/t/1602323/aoc-ag271qg-thread-1440p-144hz-gsync-ips/120
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