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post #31 of 61
Coupon code did not work.

Last night Dell had it listed for $1299.
Today it is back up to $1499.
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post #32 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by topgeek View Post
Coupon code did not work.

Last night Dell had it listed for $1299.
Today it is back up to $1499.
You have to use the small business shop, not the home/consumer shop.
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post #33 of 61
Don't be worried about enemies being small in FPS games


Every 16:10 sees the same amount in games, bigger resolutions just scale everything to a bigger size, thus more image clarity.


Seeing enemies will be a LOT easier than with (for example) a 24" 1920x1200.
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post #34 of 61
Don't resist it, I have one and I love mine!
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post #35 of 61
I just ordered one.. thanks for saving me some cash! :cheers
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post #36 of 61
I don't see any reason for us to talk you out of it. 25% from Dell themselves sounds crazy, especially for such a beautiful monitor.
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I got excited when I seen that...
Price is still a little high, there is nothing special about a Dell branded monitor.
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post #38 of 61
It has a 7MS response time, am I missing something here?
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post #39 of 61
Quote:
Originally Posted by amstech View Post
I got excited when I seen that...
Price is still a little high, there is nothing special about a Dell branded monitor.
Yes there is. It's 2560x1600 and IPS.

Based on what you have been saying in other threads, you probably haven't even seen one IRL. It's just so gorgeous.

Quote:
Originally Posted by pLuhhmm View Post
It has a 7MS response time, am I missing something here?
Yes. See above. It's 2560x1600 and IPS. That basically makes it a gorgeous panel. Very accurate colours. Very good image quality. Great viewing angles. A huge resolution of 2560x1600.

And response times don't really matter that much. It relates to ghosting, but the advertised numbers are a lie. I won't go further into that, but yeah.
It's a lot more reliable to know which panel type has how much ghosting. The numbers that are advertised are basically a lie. There's a TINY amount of truth to them, since they are actually measured numbers, but the measuring system they use is so that they have no meaning in real life applications.
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post #40 of 61
On sale = out of date
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