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User Info: EpicKingdom_

EpicKingdom_
2 years ago#1
For my Tri-X 290?

Eh, I know eyefinity is like... a "gimmick" to you guys, but I have a dual monitor setup which is why I ask. I've yet to acquire the 1440p monitor. So I was just thinking. It'll cost me just $150 or less to pick up a third monitor of the same brand for my two, while on the other hand it's $500+ for a ASUS PB278Q 27-Inch.
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User Info: crimsonclaw111

crimsonclaw111
2 years ago#2
Downsample from 1440p.
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User Info: Slayn

Slayn
2 years ago#3
Why not a Korean ebay 1440p monitor? They go to 120hz usually.
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User Info: EpicKingdom_

EpicKingdom_
2 years ago#4
Slayn posted...
Why not a Korean ebay 1440p monitor? They go to 120hz usually.


Because this is 'MURICAH God dammit.
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User Info: Killah Priest

Killah Priest
2 years ago#5
1440p no question.
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User Info: Combo Master

Combo Master
2 years ago#6
1440p and in the future when you have enough money do an eyefinity with 1440p.
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User Info: me_faiyez

me_faiyez
2 years ago#7
Here's a vote for 1440p.
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User Info: Master_Bass

Master_Bass
2 years ago#8
EpicKingdom_ posted...
Slayn posted...
Why not a Korean ebay 1440p monitor? They go to 120hz usually.


Because this is 'MURICAH God dammit.

Get an Overlord Tempest or something, then. They're pretty much the same thing as the Korean monitors but sold by Americans.

http://overlordcomputer.com/collections/27-monitors/products/tempest-x270oc-glossy
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User Info: urtv

urtv
2 years ago#9
whats the difference between eyefinity and regular 3 monitors?

User Info: datopgamer

datopgamer
2 years ago#10
urtv posted...
whats the difference between eyefinity and regular 3 monitors?


Eyefinity is a radeon technology. Basically makes all 3 monitors act as one so you can project the game or website across all 3 screens. Works great with fps games as you get a better peripheral vision. Also looks great in racing games. Problem is that a lot of games don't support it and usually requires some kind of program to force it to work.

As for the original question get a 1440p monitor. It will look so much better.
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