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I think it's a great product http://www.anandtech.com/displays/sh...spx?i=2621&p=2
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or just buy a video card with dual dvi
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Originally Posted by Ares545
or just buy a video card with dual dvi
Yeah but can you play games across the monitors?? Using two monitors as one like the apple computers
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Yeah, but where would your crosshair be if you had any bezel. It would be pretty tough, though cool for stuff like programming and such.
    
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Originally Posted by killnine
Yeah, but where would your crosshair be if you had any bezel. It would be pretty tough, though cool for stuff like programming and such.
Good point,never thought of that
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NVidia cards can be set to do software-transparent display splitting. The problem I found was that when a window is maximised it will take up both screens, with the boundry running down through the text you are trying to read. Difficult.

It may be more usful for projector systems though - if you can align them perfectly, one picture against the other. Difficult, but doable. It would be good for showing widescreen movies.

Im not sure if that box works by appearing to software as a very large monitor though, or if it just splits the frames - one to monitor A, one to B, and keep alternating as some fancy driver switches framebuffers after each vscan.
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I have 2 moniters split like that. With my 6800gt.
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