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I have an eyefinity setup, 3 monitors... Sometimes I wish I have a bigger monitor instead.... Have a friend which has a 30", looks amazing, less cables, less power consumption, saves you space. so yeh, go for a single big monitor ^^
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post #22 of 39
Quote:
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I have an eyefinity setup, 3 monitors... Sometimes I wish I have a bigger monitor instead.... Have a friend which has a 30", looks amazing, less cables, less power consumption, saves you space. so yeh, go for a single big monitor ^^
In this case the 27" he's planning on pretty much sucks compared to the eyefinity.


I would rather take one 30" 2560x1600 than eyefinity, TBH. However, the OP most likely doesn't have money for that thing
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i know single large resolution monitors are great, but playing driving and flying games on three screens is straight up awesome
    
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I can't go back to playing on 1 monitor, it's like looking through a window compared with real life field of view with periferal vision.
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post #25 of 39
I have one large 40" HDTV as my monitor now. It is nice, but I am thinking 3 smaller ones would be better even for games like COD, BC2, BF3 etc... Also for sure flying games and riving games need 3 monitors.

What would be a goo non 3D monitor to go with for Eyefinity that still has 120hz not interpolated though? I am not really needing 3D.

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I can't go back to playing on 1 monitor, it's like looking through a window compared with real life field of view with periferal vision.
post #26 of 39
You might run into problems with only 1 GB of VRAM on those cards. Super high resolutions demand more graphics memory. This is the whole reason why 2 and 3 GB cards exist -- for multi-display setups.
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get a dell
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post #28 of 39
I actually prefer single huge monitor like 30" 2560 x 1600 resolution over tripple monitors. I just don't like how they have borders between them. That's annoying, but that's just me.
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post #29 of 39
Quote:
Originally Posted by Heret|c View Post
I can't go back to playing on 1 monitor, it's like looking through a window compared with real life field of view with periferal vision.
So now you're looking through 3 windows?
yay.

I'd say go for 1.
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post #30 of 39
I say go for 1 also. After a year and a half or so of three 23" monitors i'm moving to one 30". I got sick of the niche setup after awhile and also for non gaming the single monitor is much much better.
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