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The dell does
2560x1440 I believe
The acer does 3d vision
I plan to get three monitors eventually which one would you choose.
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What are you using them for? I'd personally go for the Acer, as I'd love a 120Hz monitor. But if you need the resolution, go for the Dell.
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Dell for sure. IPS demolishes 120Hz IMO, and Dell's Ultrasharp models are impeccable in terms of build quality and picture clarity.
     
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What are you using them for? I'd personally go for the Acer, as I'd love a 120Hz monitor. But if you need the resolution, go for the Dell.
gaming and any kind of program that will push my 2 gtx590s to the max. School work to
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gaming and any kind of program that will push my 2 gtx590s to the max. School work to
For just gaming, the acers are probably your best bet. If you're not doing any design work, not planning on calibrating the screen etc, you're basically paying for a lot of added functionality that you won't be using.

Plus if you do go surround, 7680 x 1440 will be rough, even with dual 580s. You'd probably want to add another 580 to get playable fps in modern titles at that res.
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Dell for sure. IPS demolishes 120Hz IMO, and Dell's Ultrasharp models are impeccable in terms of build quality and picture clarity.
^This. It's not even a competition.
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For just gaming, the acers are probably your best bet. If you're not doing any design work, not planning on calibrating the screen etc, you're basically paying for a lot of added functionality that you won't be using.

Plus if you do go surround, 7680 x 1440 will be rough, even with dual 580s. You'd probably want to add another 580 to get playable fps in modern titles at that res.
You do realize that the gtx 590 is a dual gpu card. I have 2 which means I have a quad sli set up. You can't go.anything higher than a quad sli set up
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u2711. I'm jelly.
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Definitely get the quality U2711 Dell over the Acers!
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You do realize that the gtx 590 is a dual gpu card. I have 2 which means I have a quad sli set up. You can't go.anything higher than a quad sli set up
Yes, quad 580. Dual 590 is imho a bastardized quad sli .

If you want to get some serious stuff, buy 3x 2711 (or even better, 3x 3011) and 4x 3gb 580s. Not that it's useful, but since you're talking about buying 2x 590s, I'd personally waste my money on something better!
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