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you can find some gems off CL, of course you gotta be careful...

I love having "both" eyefinity for some Racing SIMS or SC2, or single high resolution for FPS...

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post #32 of 44
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Originally Posted by yang88she View Post
you can find some gems off CL, of course you gotta be careful...

I love having "both" eyefinity for some Racing SIMS or SC2, or single high resolution for FPS...

Holy SH$$...that setup is AWESOME....could you explain how the setup on the left works (you have one monitor in Landscape and one in Portrait).

Or wait, are you running all 5 from 1 card? (I know the 6000 series does it now).

Seriously impressive...
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yea omg..1 Dell 2007FP around 500-600$....omg again
    
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post #34 of 44
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Originally Posted by De-Zant View Post
Gaming: 9/10 depending on the display choice. 9/10 for 3x 1080p
Productivity: 9.5/10 for 3x 1080p
Worth your $$$: 9/10 Depending on the price. 3x $160 screens? HECK YESS!!!! GO FOR IT.

3x $450 screens? HECK NO...
THIS!

I'm using Eyefinity'd 1280x1024 panels that I grabbed for less than $100 each over time.

Great for research/papers and productivity: type in one document on one panel and have sources/websites on others. Great for immersion in gaming. At the price I got into the game it is a 10/10. Only gripe is that with 1280x1024 it is quite less than ideal for Photoshop on one panel, but good enough for Sibelius.
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post #36 of 44
Quote:
Originally Posted by sarien View Post
Holy SH$$...that setup is AWESOME....could you explain how the setup on the left works (you have one monitor in Landscape and one in Portrait).

Or wait, are you running all 5 from 1 card? (I know the 6000 series does it now).

Seriously impressive...
Thanks! I'm running eyefinity w/ the 3x2007's and running a wimpy $20 CL pny nvidia 9500gt for my 3007 wfp-hc + 2001fp

I haven't tried running 4 monitors off of the 6970 as I don't have another display port to dvi adapter, I may add a 2nd 6970 in the future to power the secondary and as a backup for CF for the eyefinity setup
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post #37 of 44
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by sarien View Post
Hey

Here are the pics...I took it from my iphone. I literally had to move back to the room to take it. I am running 3x24inch Monitors....

Enjoy
impressive!
but i see you are not running in eyefinity mode...
post #38 of 44
Quote:
Originally Posted by kiwiasian View Post
impressive!
but i see you are not running in eyefinity mode...
Eyefinity is now on....This is how some of my analysis is done with three monitors...data representation at its finest (well for me that is).

I actually just had installed 10.12a prior to the original pic posted...didn't create the Eyefinity monitor group...but its there now...

enjoy

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Quote:
Originally Posted by sarien View Post
Eyefinity is now on....This is how some of my analysis is done with three monitors...data representation at its finest (well for me that is).

I actually just had installed 10.12a prior to the original pic posted...didn't create the Eyefinity monitor group...but its there now...

enjoy
cool.
is the middle monitor different than the others?
the color looks slightly different.
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cool.
is the middle monitor different than the others?
the color looks slightly different.
Very good observation. Yes I have two Gateways FHD 2401 (or 2400)...and the middle one is HP ZR24w. One is an IPS and and other are TN. They all have 1920x1200 native resolution.

I don't know why 1920x1200 monitors are expensive now (I got both Gateways for like 160 or 170 each)..and HP well thats quite expensive.
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