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It's not lo. I can't believe how many people still believe this. It's not intentional. It's an unintentional side effect of the high FOV. Even single displays experience this effect. It's just not as noticeable. We have no modern method to rid us of this FOV scaling distortion. It works much the same way that real life optics work, stretching things further away from the center

Don't spread around misinformation.
Yea, because I completely knew it was misinformation when I said it
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Yea, because I completely knew it was misinformation when I said it
Not sure about something? Imply that you are unsure, instead of stating it as fact.
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post #13 of 62
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Your displays might be better curved around you. Try that. Also try to be close to them and only view the middle screen, not the side screens directly.




It's not lo. I can't believe how many people still believe this. It's not intentional. It's an unintentional side effect of the high FOV. Even single displays experience this effect. It's just not as noticeable. We have no modern method to rid us of this FOV scaling distortion. It works much the same way that real life optics work, stretching things further away from the center

Don't spread around misinformation.
This. I prefer the scewing look, but that's just me.
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Not sure about something? Imply that you are unsure, instead of stating it as fact.
Because there never has been anything to say otherwise, and a large consensus I've seen until now?
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Sit in the middle, curve the monitors slightly around you. Focus on the middle monitor, and let the side monitors blend into your peripheral vision. It's about immersion, not viewing the entire setup as one monitor.

You were probably sitting way back viewing the monitors as one, weren't you?

I've tried both.

But its hardly immersion when if i want to look to my left to see the enemy/object that looks close to me i turn and its ages away. its just annoying.
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I don't like eyefinity for FPS and RPG games, it really makes it hard to focus with the constant random movements on the left and right sides. However, for racing games it is awesome and a lot of fun.
 
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I have eyefinity and i <3 it
   
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hmmmmm... im trying to decide between dual monitor and eyefinity ATM :s
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hmmmmm... im trying to decide between dual monitor and eyefinity ATM :s
Wait what? Dual monitor has 0 upsides over eyefinity, aside from saved desk space.

Go eyefinity if you can.
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yeah but I have the choice of 3 24" monitors for eyefinity or 2 27" for dual monitor
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