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My comment was in general and not aimed at anyone.

 

But what confused me is, no one in here was thinking that they're the same thing. That's where I was coming from.

 

No harm done, of course. It just kinda confused me a little.

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there is no way in hell a 24" display won't fit the hutch biggrin.gif
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there is no way in hell a 24" display won't fit the hutch biggrin.gif

 

I was questioning it because of the XB241H's stand, Klocek001. I got it all figured out though.

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dont some 144 monitors have multiple refresh rates? im pretty sure my ben-q has three different refresh rates,but i'd have to look. i'm thinking its 75,120 and 144 with dvi. then hdmi only does 60?

thought it might be worth looking into.
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I keep leaning toward the 24" Predator XB1 though - like, a lot. The first time I laid my eyes on it, I felt very drawn to it. I wonder if it's meant to be.
Go for it. If you know it fits all of your requirements and your gut tells you it's the way to go, then have at it. thumb.gif

I read all the way through the thread to see how this played out. I thought I might be the only on here running an older 16:10 1680x1050 monitor (and I will be for a long time--this monitor was NOS when I got it earlier this year).
     
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Go for it. If you know it fits all of your requirements and your gut tells you it's the way to go, then have at it. thumb.gif

I read all the way through the thread to see how this played out. I thought I might be the only on here running an older 16:10 1680x1050 monitor (and I will be for a long time--this monitor was NOS when I got it earlier this year).

 

Yeah, you know, I think I'm extremely close to pulling the trigger. I can get it for $394.99 shipped from B&H with guarantee that it ships out today if I order within the next 4 hours. If it ships today, then it would have an estimated delivery of this Friday (but I'm super busy until Saturday night lol). If I were to order it from Newegg, then I'd have to pay $4.99 for that and there's no guarantee that it would ship out today. Free shipping is 4-7 business days once it ships, and it could ship out either tomorrow or Thursday. lol Amazon.com isn't an option right now either, but I can explain that later. This post is already long enough just for saying, "Yeah, I'm extremely close to pulling the trigger!" lol


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dont some 144 monitors have multiple refresh rates? im pretty sure my ben-q has three different refresh rates,but i'd have to look. i'm thinking its 75,120 and 144 with dvi. then hdmi only does 60?

thought it might be worth looking into.

Yeah my XL2730Z can do 60, 100, 120, or 144.
 
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You really don't need 144fps on a 144hz monitor. I prefer to go over 100 fps (average 'ish) in heavy games. It feels much smoother than on my old 60hz LCD monitor. And tearing is so much smaller (less/not noticeable) in comparison. I'd get a g-sync monitor if you can't stand it and still able to notice it on higher Hz.

This one is coming soon btw: http://www.guru3d.com/news-story/asus-pg248q-24-in-full-hd-g-sync-doing-180-hz.html
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Well, I've tried numerous 120-165 Hz monitors and ~60 fps on them felt like no improvement over ~60 fps @ 60 Hz in fast paced games. I never use Vsync, since it adds input lag like crazy in 99% of games. If you hate tearing, make sure to get Freesync/Gsync support.

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Yeah my XL2730Z can do 60, 100, 120, or 144.
my s2716dg also has 85hz

anyway, 90/90 is enough of an improvement over 60/60 to go for it.
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I did it! I ordered the 24" Acer Predator XB1 (XB241H). I'm very excited and I can hardly wait.

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