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Stay Away From ASUS VH236H LCD's

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back when i first built my new rig firestorm. i found an ASUS VH236H on sale, so i decided to get one.

but when i went for eyefinity i bought 2 more.

heres where my dilemma starts. ASUS's dead pixel policy requires each panel to have at least 5 stuck pixels to be returnable.

so far 2 out of 5 VH236H's have developed stuck green pixels around the center of their panels. and now, i just noticed a third VH236H developed a green pixel about 2 inches down and to the left of the center of the screen.

my advice is to stay far away from these piles of garbage.

3/5 failure rate is BS
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I bought the VH238H last week since it's on sale too. It arrived today and the screen is perfect tho, no stuck/dead pixels whatever. It looks pretty nice and on bar with my old Samsung ToC T260Hd. I'm thinking about getting another VH238H for Eyefinity in a near future.
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I bought the VH238H last week since it's on sale too. It arrived today and the screen is perfect tho, no stuck/dead pixels whatever. It looks pretty nice and on bar with my old Samsung ToC T260Hd. I'm thinking about getting another VH238H for Eyefinity in a near future.
i dont know about the VH238's, but my VH236H's developed the issue after about a week or so of usage. but one came with a stuck pixel right out of the box.
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