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And I thought G-Sync was a dead end tech but these manufacturers keep on churning out new models. With more features too.

I think Nvidia is iterating each model and adding more features, via hardware too. Revision 2 added HDMI, OSD related functionality and such if I recall and I think they're just adding more to each revision (I did see reference to a third revision in NVAPI documentation).
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What if I cover my eyes with my hand ? Can it see I'm there ?
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No one even notice one of the 1080p monitors is freaking 240hz? rolleyes.gif I think these are nice refreshes and it's cool to see Acer pushing forwards with them and improving constantly instead of selling the same product at the same price for all of eternity.

240 Hz is meaningless on an LCD panel. They pixels transition too slow to matter. You could make it 1 Million Hz and it would look virtually identical to a 165 Hz LCD.
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240 Hz is meaningless on an LCD panel. They pixels transition too slow to matter. You could make it 1 Million Hz and it would look virtually identical to a 165 Hz LCD.

Do you have a link to back that up? This is the first I've heard of it and would love to read up more about it
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If you are looking for a monitor to hold you over for a year or two, try the LG 34UM88 when on sale for around $500. Beautiful picture with no bleeding whatsoever. Probably the only IPS panel with no BL issues.
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240 Hz is meaningless on an LCD panel. They pixels transition too slow to matter. You could make it 1 Million Hz and it would look virtually identical to a 165 Hz LCD.

I have to disagree. To me that's flatout denying the potential of even improving technology over time, as we have done for several years now to get to this current point. AU Optronics has specifically been pushing for higher refresh rate panels (with lets assume, a consistent 4ms or less response at all areas without any noticeable overshoot - to note, something monitors with G-sync modules have been doing very well with as per testing on TFTCentral) and I doubt it's all talk, otherwise they would have thrown monitors with overly slow pixel transitions, extreme overdrive and overshoot, long ago. Also I don't think a million Hz comparison vs a current 165Hz LCD is very relevant since technology, over time, progresses and improves. These aren't "overclocked" 165Hz panels. I think a combination of a new Gsync revision and panel advancement in whatever way drives these refresh rates,

But if TFTCentral has a glimmer of a belief of panel advancement, then so do I. Some links below:

TFTCentral - AUO Panels
TFTCentral - ROG Swift PG358G
Edited by CoD511 - 8/31/16 at 11:01pm
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"With this level of 'innovation' Acer will go bankrupt in no time."
    
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QHD (2560 x 1440) reaching the same 240Hz refresh rate during 2017. TN panel i guess?


240fps tho gunner2.gif
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QHD (2560 x 1440) reaching the same 240Hz refresh rate during 2017. TN panel i guess?


240fps tho gunner2.gif


More like DP 1.4 panel
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I'm confused. Can someone tell me what the point of eye tracking on a monitor is for? I can't come with with a single reason I'd want/need my monitor to track my eye movement...
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