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Woot!!! My Asus 26" LCD came in today... and all I can say is... WOW!!!

Yeah, this is currently blowin' away my old Samsung 226BW.


Now I just gotta wait for my new video card to come tomorrow (an XFX GeForce GTX 260 Black Edition Core 216 ) to really see what this baby can do.
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Woot!!! My Asus 26" LCD came in today... and all I can say is... WOW!!!

Yeah, this is currently blowin' away my old Samsung 226BW.


Now I just gotta wait for my new video card to come tomorrow (an XFX GeForce GTX 260 Black Edition Core 216 ) to really see what this baby can do.
Hi!

What are your impressions about your new Asus monitor? I want to buy a new monitor, but I'm still undecided between the Samsung 2493HM, Asus VW246H and Asus VW266H. I know that the Asus VW246H has some backlight bleed (a bit too much for my taste).
post #23 of 28
WICKED SICK!!!
I like that 26'!!!
BTW I never understood the meaning of USB interface on monitors...
I have those USB's on my two Samsung 957MB 19' monitors too...
Edited by Ecchi-BANZAII!!! - 12/22/08 at 7:11am
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Hi!

What are your impressions about your new Asus monitor? I want to buy a new monitor, but I'm still undecided between the Samsung 2493HM, Asus VW246H and Asus VW266H. I know that the Asus VW246H has some backlight bleed (a bit too much for my taste).
So far, I'm impressed by this monitor. The desktop is alot sharper and everything looks nice. Overall it is a very nice monitor.

However, I have encountered one slight downside... on a faster FPS game (like UT3), I have noticed a slight difference in the video timing than no my previous Samsung 22" monitor. On lesser paced FPS games (like L4D), everything runs awesome... however I'm gonna have to spend some more time figuring this out.

It could just be the change from 1650 x 1080 resolution to 1900 x 1200 that is causing my visual differences... but I haven't had a chance to really test that for myself.
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The 26" is a good choice.
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Thank you for your answer. From what you say it appears that the monitor "suffers" from input lag. Maybe that lag is inherent to the overdrive technology that allows the monitor to achieve the 2ms. In my case, I won't be using the monitor for gaming purposes, just work, net and HD movies. The problem that I talked about on the Asus 24" model is exemplified by this picture:

http://i90.photobucket.com/albums/k2...2/IMG_0197.jpg

The backlight bleed on top and on the bottom is clearly visible. It is also a bit non-uniform. How does your VK266H compares to this? Thank you in advance.
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Can't really tell you right now... as i'm currently on vacation in Florida and not at home where the monitor is.

I'll have to look at it when I get back there.
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Hey so how bad is the bleed on this ASUS VW266H? Is it only noticeable when the screen is dark?
    
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