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Yes, it should support the same as DP.
uhm ok but if you would or anyone can make it sure then I can proceed with the investment else shopkeepers in my country do not give money back biggrin.gif and I would be left with whatever I buy, so please confirm it..
post #32 of 48
The GTX 690 has a miniDP 1.2 which just supports 144hz @ 1440p (i'm like 99% sure).

Would like someone to confirm as I don't want the responsibility, lol
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So I should use a mini DP to DP cable? it would work fine?
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The GTX 690 has a miniDP 1.2 which just supports 144hz @ 1440p (i'm like 99% sure).

Would like someone to confirm as I don't want the responsibility, lol
biggrin.gif your not responsible :/ any way thanks for the help yep would like few to confirm though :/
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One other issue (quite a big one)... your GPU will probably not be able to handle most games at 1440p 144hz.... maybe some of the older titles... rolleyes.gif
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biggrin.gif your not responsible :/ any way thanks for the help yep would like few to confirm though :/

I have the MG278Q monitor and it comes with all of the connecting cables that you may need.
     
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Do you know the limitations of using a DVI to HDMI adapter? I thought there were some limitations...

Dvi to hdmi will only do 60 Hz afaik
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I have the MG278Q monitor and it comes with all of the connecting cables that you may need.

oh, I don't think it comes with a mini Dp to Dp 1.2 cable, does it?
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oh, I don't think it comes with a mini Dp to Dp 1.2 cable, does it?

No you would have to purchase an adapter for that or just get the mini to full HDMI cable.
     
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I just bought an MG279Q for $520 from a local store, got really lucky with mine as its pretty much flawless. Its on sale with Newegg right now for $480 if you can stretch your budget. Otherwise your next best bang for buck would be the MG278Q which is the same monitor but uses a TN panel and is also currently on sale for $399.99. The price you pay for gsync just isn't worth it imo, especially when the games youre interested in playing primarily you want to run without any VRR at 144fps+.

I have an Nvidia GPU right now as well so i cant use freesync, but i'm also going to go AMD when the new cards launch in another month or so.
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