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It's not.

 

 

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Yep. That's the only thing "bad" about this monitor. However, this particular panel sucks at overclocking. The ASUS PG248Q has the same panel and I owned that monitor and just as professional reviewers found, overclocking it has unwanted artifacts (like, tons of tiny horizontal lines all over the panel). At 160Hz, it's tolerable. At 170Hz, it's almost intolerable but you might be able to ignore it if you try. At 180Hz, it's distracting. So, I never overclocked it.

 

So, don't feel too bad that you can't overclock the G2460PG because it would have undesirable effects anyway.

 

?

 

Not to mention just because one person couldn't get it a stable overclock out of it, doesn't mean yours or OPs wouldn't be stable. My Phenom II X4 955BE isn't stable above 3.8GHz, but that doesn't mean all of them are unstable above 3.8GHz. There are plenty of people who have gotten a stable 4.2GHz out of them just fine. And just like the Phenom II X4 955BE, all of the AOC G2460PGs are different, even if they are the same make and model.

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Again:

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the AOC G2460PG monitor can be OCed to 180hz in the Monitor's OC Settings under EXTRA > OVERCLOCKING > | and you can make you way from there.


So again, no, it's not overclockable.

 

Good grief you guys. If it had built-in overclocking, then both Kevin and I would have that option in the menu BUT WE DON'T.

 

Can we stop now? My original reply to chessset5 is both the beginning and the end of it.


Edited by TwoCables - 2/16/17 at 3:13pm
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Good grief you guys. If it had built-in overclocking, then both Kevin and I would have that option in the menu BUT WE DON'T.

Kevin never confirmed that he tried it. Perhaps your install is missing the feature?
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Kevin never confirmed that he tried it. Perhaps your install is missing the feature?

 

My install? What are you talking about? It's supposed to be an option in the monitor's menu, but it's not. This monitor doesn't have built-in overclocking. If it did, then both Kevin and I would have it with our G2460PGs.

 

What you guys don't understand is, AOC changed this monitor a long time ago. They removed more than just the built-in overclocking. They removed the Crosshair and other features that are similar to the ASUS PG248Q and even the Acer XB241H. It's an extremely basic G-SYNC monitor now.

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I can confirm that I do not have the built-in OC feature on mine.
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Thank you.

 

Sheesh.

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Hi, I can confirm that my AOC G2460PG does have an option for overclock it up to 180hz in the menu. This option is located in "extras/overclock". Under it there is a slider that goes from 160 to 180hz and a "reset monitor" option in order to apply the frequency change. I haven't tried overclocking it yet. I will keep posted if there is any weird artifact appearing when overclocked.

I think my monitor is one of the "latest" models (purchased via amazon.de less than a week ago) without the crosshair printed near the ULMB green letters located over the OSD buttons. It came also with a Win10 ready sticker that I haven't seen in other pictures of this monitor. HOWEVER, I didn't know this monitor was overclockable in older models and that makes me wonder, is this actually a "latest" model or is one of the old ones that included the overclocking option? Or this is actually a latest model (no crosshair) in which the OC option has been reverted? Does anyone knows how could this verified? By comparing serial numbers?
Edited by SydB12 - 5/4/17 at 6:01am
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Hi, I can confirm that my AOC G2460PG does have an option for overclock it up to 180hz in the menu. This option is located in "extras/overclock". Under it there is a slider that goes from 160 to 180hz and a "reset monitor" option in order to apply the frequency change. I haven't tried overclocking it yet. I will keep posted if there is any weird artifact appearing when overclocked.

I think my monitor is one of the "latest" models (purchased via amazon.de less than a week ago) without the crosshair printed near the ULMB green letters located over the OSD buttons. It came also with a Win10 ready sticker that I haven't seen in other pictures of this monitor. HOWEVER, I didn't know this monitor was overclockable in older models and that makes me wonder, is this actually a "latest" model or is one of the old ones that included the overclocking option? Or this is actually a latest model (no crosshair) in which the OC option has been reverted? Does anyone knows how could this verified? By comparing serial numbers?

 

No OC option for me.

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Hi, I can confirm that my AOC G2460PG does have an option for overclock it up to 180hz in the menu. This option is located in "extras/overclock". Under it there is a slider that goes from 160 to 180hz and a "reset monitor" option in order to apply the frequency change. I haven't tried overclocking it yet. I will keep posted if there is any weird artifact appearing when overclocked.

I think my monitor is one of the "latest" models (purchased via amazon.de less than a week ago) without the crosshair printed near the ULMB green letters located over the OSD buttons. It came also with a Win10 ready sticker that I haven't seen in other pictures of this monitor. HOWEVER, I didn't know this monitor was overclockable in older models and that makes me wonder, is this actually a "latest" model or is one of the old ones that included the overclocking option? Or this is actually a latest model (no crosshair) in which the OC option has been reverted? Does anyone knows how could this verified? By comparing serial numbers?

 

Interesting! I don't know what's going on here, but that's manufacturers for ya.


Edited by TwoCables - 5/4/17 at 12:07pm
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