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lol.. biggrin.gif

That stand is hideous though - what were they thinking with that stupid light shining on the desk? rolleyes.gif

You going to do 4K Surround? wink.gif

I bet 4K Surround with this beast will be more demanding than the 8K @ 60hz. smile.gif

3840x2160x144x3 = 3,583,180,800

7680×4320x60 = 1,990,656,000

Oh yeah, it'll be hard to run!

But it'll still be easier to run 3 4k monitors at 60 fps than 1 8k monitor at 60 fps

3840x2160x60x3 = 1,492,992,000
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lol.. biggrin.gif

That stand is hideous though - what were they thinking with that stupid light shining on the desk? rolleyes.gif

You going to do 4K Surround? wink.gif

I bet 4K Surround with this beast will be more demanding than the 8K @ 60hz. smile.gif

Oh no my multi-monitor days are over. It made sense back when monitors were 1080/1440p, but not with 4K/5K/8K out there. thumb.gif
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Didn't think ASUS would drop the monitor on their site this soon.

My bank account is only ready for a 1200USD monitor at this moment, unfortunately.

I've been holding on to my 1080p 144hz ASUS for quite a while now. It's going to be hard knowing many people, including some on this thread, will be enjoying the F out of this beast.
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Vega will smile.gif

While I can technically afford this monitor, I don't think it would be wise. I'd rather get something that's 1440p, OLED or (sigh) FALD, and without HDR as there is very little HDR content when it comes to video games.

4K is too demanding, I only have 1080gtx, that would mean 50 fps on average in new games.

However, it seems that the new norm is all-or-nothing. You either get a super expensive monitor with all the techs, or a plain one with none of them.

The final question is: can this monitor do 1080p without interpolation.
Edited by Astreon - 4/9/17 at 1:29am
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Vega will smile.gif

While I can technically afford this monitor, I don't think it would be wise. I'd rather get something that's 1440p, OLED or (sigh) FALD, and without HDR as there is very little HDR content when it comes to video games.

4K is too demanding, I only have 1080gtx, that would mean 50 fps on average in new games.

However, it seems that the new norm is all-or-nothing. You either get a super expensive monitor with all the techs, or a plain one with none of them.

The final question is: can this monitor do 1080p without interpolation.

If I end up at 4k with just my GTX 1080, I'll be playing mostly older games to avoid low performance. Secretly this will be to my pleasure anyway, a break from playing disappointing new releases just for the sake of reviewing them, replaying the masterpieces of various genres.
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Not saying that's a bad thing necessarily. Was talking about some people who said "2x 1080 Ti will do 4K @ 144Hz easily" - that is simply not true. I speak from experience. They themselves corrected their statement and now claim 100FPS is doable - that's fine and dandy, however, it's not 4K @ 144Hz.

I can't get 4K @ 144Hz even with 4x 1080 Ti. Of course, that could be because I'm using "only" a 4960X @ 4.50Ghz on that rig but still, 4K @ 144Hz is insanely demanding. I would wager even 2x Volta Titans or 1180/Ti (or whatever) would struggle to do that in modern games.

Further, I'm mostly playing @ 120Hz ULMB mode which I find much more pleasant - it removes G-Sync but I find the gameplay much smoother IME.

I bet the CPUs are not up to the task of handling 4K @ 144Hz since it's not all GPU only.

For instance, 100FPS in 5K is doable most of the time in Battlefield 1 maxed out (even with FXAA HIGH) with 4x 1080 Ti but at 4K, the scaling drops off tremendously: https://youtu.be/vA1eSwuANj4

SLI isn't supported on pascal cards thats why your not getting 144hz with 4 1080ti's... custom profiles or whatever are fine it still doesn't work.
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guys im in a bind here so like i have a

http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/benq_xl2410t.htm

BENQ XL2410T and i bought the PG248Q but i dont see paying 350$ for another 24hz (my old monitor is 120hz and ive been into that for like 5 years now) it doesnt overclock to 180hz

im gonna try the lottery again but if it doesnt come in at 180 i might just return and wait for this any eta? or something similar to/that beats it?
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No eta and the msrp is 2000$, so be ready for that.
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At this point, I'd rather get Samsung monitor or a used LG OLED.
I dunno how I'd adjust to a 55inch TV for gaming though...

 

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$2,000 is DIRT CHEAP for what you are getting!

Back in 2006 $2,200 got you this crap!

11 years later and 10% cheaper we get this vastly superior display......and yall got your panties in a bunch over its price????
I don't understand why there is sticker shock over the high end items of ANY HOBBY. You gotta pay to PLAY tongue.gif

Emphasis on 11 years later.


Edited by Darkwizzie - 4/10/17 at 1:51am
   
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Do we have a release date?


You probably have to wait for 3 quarter to a full year for it to get solid release from now.



Either way what kinda hardware needed to saturate this display when playing Ghost Recon Wildland at Ultra setting?
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