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I heard ACCELL is very good, but there arent any Accells in my local shops


so out of these what to choose ? .. it needs to work flawlessly with a monitor like ~PG279Q

- Assmann
- Qoltec
- ROTRONIC
- Gembird
- Ednet
- Sandberg
- eStuff
- Roline
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Display Port is digital so i dont think it really matters much.

Get the cheapest you can get so replacing it in a few years wont be a problem or get a higher quality one for it to last longer.
I normally get in-between like cable's not the cheapest but not absurdly priced either.

I would get something like this:
https://www.amazon.co.uk/Delock-cable-DisplayPort-jack-Premium/dp/B0050VGZBM/ref=sr_1_28?s=computers&ie=UTF8&qid=1464883093&sr=1-28&keywords=displayport+cable

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Roline-11-04-5645-Gold-DisplayPort-Cable/dp/B004OXSAOM

A nice monitor like that needs a nice cable (IMO)
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I dont mind getting a premium/gold plated

would rather not replace


so out of my list (available brands at my local shops) you recommend Roline ?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ChevChelios View Post

I dont mind getting a premium/gold plated

would rather not replace


so out of my list (available brands at my local shops) you recommend Roline ?

I have only linked that Roline because it was on your list, havent personally used it frown.gif

Just look for a good copper shielded cable with metal connectors.
Price range varies between 20~30 pounds.... i say pounds but i dont even really know where your ordering from lol
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what about a mini DP to DP? sorry to thread jack but i should probably pick up a better one for my new PG279Q
    
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tbh Im still not 100% sure which of the listed is betetr brand redface.gif
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post #7 of 9
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so I'll likely be ordering Accell from Amazon.co.uk .. (first time using Amazon and shipping to my country redface.gif)

I need a good VESA Accell DP1.2 2m cable for XB271HU

can someone post a specific link to the product page on amazon.co.uk for that ?


much obliged redface.gif
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post #8 of 9
The cable that comes with the XB271HU should work fine. If it's really too short for you, pay attention to the wire gauge, if they even advertise it. Thinner wires (higher gauge) will cause electrical signals to lose coherency earlier than thicker wires (lower gauge),causing image artifacting or just 'no signal' errors. But at only 2m, I shouldn't be to terribly worried about it
Edited by ssateneth - 6/15/16 at 7:18pm
post #9 of 9
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2m is more then enough for me, theoretically maybe I could even make due with 1m

but
Quote:
The cable that comes with the XB271HU should work fine.
I just dont want to be stuck with the possibility of a faulty cable and no replacement while my 14 days return period is running
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