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i got this monitor for boxing day, plug it in everything runnin' beautiful, but the menu feels really slow and chunky, or sometime it won't even move at all?


what is this magictune thing? i have it installed, but it won't open either.
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well i got magictune to work, but some of the options are "not available"
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I bought the BX2450 and I really didn't like it.

Ghosting, Bad Black/White Levels, Washed Out Colors

Let me know how yours is. Test it for ghosting.
    
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eh, i can';t really tell the difference since this is my first 20" + monitor, but how do i test for ghosting? i only play MMO and sc2 so..

and any ideas for this magic tune bullcrap? i can't even set up brightness and contrast and etc without it lol
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Originally Posted by turbonerds;11809624 
eh, i can';t really tell the difference since this is my first 20" + monitor, but how do i test for ghosting? i only play MMO and sc2 so..

and any ideas for this magic tune bullcrap? i can't even set up brightness and contrast and etc without it lol

Magictune does it for you. I have used multiple Samsung BX/EX's and they have been beautiful. I really like the LED backlighting.
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Originally Posted by turbonerds;11809624 
eh, i can';t really tell the difference since this is my first 20" + monitor, but how do i test for ghosting? i only play MMO and sc2 so..

and any ideas for this magic tune bullcrap? i can't even set up brightness and contrast and etc without it lol
is your room dark? I notice when you turn on light in the room the touch sensitive button work pretty smooth but when I turn off my light touch sensitive button are little slow to response.
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i have the lights turned on in my room atm, everytime when i push the menu button it turns on, but when i move my fingers to the arrow buttons it gets slow and chunky, and eventually gets no were but shutted off again, lmao.
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Originally Posted by Segovax;11809655 
Magictune does it for you. I have used multiple Samsung BX/EX's and they have been beautiful. I really like the LED backlighting.

Magictune isn't working for me, some options are available some are not, maybe I installed my monitor's driver wrong? i did analog instead of digital, is this right?


Just yesterday i could change the color's tone to warm or cool, contrast, and many more, but now its not even there. I can only change the brightness thats it, i notice when i get the menu button manually the some options are greyed out.
Edited by turbonerds - 12/28/10 at 4:27pm
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http://tft.vanity.dk/

Download this program or use the HTML version of it. Then move your mouse to the top and select a trailing test.

Also a few other features in their to calibrate your monitor smile.gif

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Originally Posted by turbonerds;11783191 
i got this monitor for boxing day, plug it in everything runnin' beautiful, but the menu feels really slow and chunky, or sometime it won't even move at all?


what is this magictune thing? i have it installed, but it won't open either.

im having the same problem with the magictune software, wont open @all.
i use win7 pro 64 bit. perhaps its not 64 bit compatable?
i can only use the lame pre-set's in the monitor menu, my monitor is the bx2450 and i have the same problems as twisterman:(
Quote:
Originally Posted by Twisterman;11809003 
I bought the BX2450 and I really didn't like it.

Ghosting, Bad Black/White Levels, Washed Out Colors

Let me know how yours is. Test it for ghosting.
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