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    Which monitor is better?

    Just wondering which monitor was better between the two. Newegg is having a sale today and I don't want to pass up on the offer! I'm looking for a monitor that's decent for gaming and has a good picture. I'll primarily due it for moderate gaming, homework, and movies.

    Here are the monitors:

    http://m.newegg.com/Product/index?it...24009754-S0A1A

    http://m.newegg.com/Product/index?it...24025098-S0A1B

    If you have any suggestions, let me know ASAP before I purchase!

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    i say you should get the acer since it is bigger, they are both good but acer is just bigger and more worth it imo

     


     

     
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    I would pick acer

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    Just save so you can buy a proper monitor...

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    Quote Originally Posted by RedemptionDay View Post
    Just save so you can buy a proper monitor...
    they are proper monitors, they are good monitors

     


     

     
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    I went ahead and went for the Acer! It should arrive tomorrow, so I'll let you know how it works out. Anything is bound to be an improvement over the one i have now (1440 x 900 60 Hz). I should be able to play on 1080p now.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chickente View Post
    I went ahead and went for the Acer! It should arrive tomorrow, so I'll let you know how it works out. Anything is bound to be an improvement over the one i have now (1440 x 900 60 Hz). I should be able to play on 1080p now.
    Good decision, the Acer is better
     




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    Quick question: I got my new monitor all setup and I opened Skyrim. On my other monitor, I was running the game perfectly fine with no lag. I'm now getting the occasional lag when just running around. Is this due to me using a HDMI cable instead of DVI or is there something I need to tweak

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chickente View Post
    Quick question: I got my new monitor all setup and I opened Skyrim. On my other monitor, I was running the game perfectly fine with no lag. I'm now getting the occasional lag when just running around. Is this due to me using a HDMI cable instead of DVI or is there something I need to tweak
    probably because your game running at higher resolution, try putting the quality settings down

     


     

     
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    Look in to refresh rates and the ms of monitors that should help with how fast everything is displaying etc

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    So far, I am enjoying my monitor. I have run across one issue, however. When I play 1080p videos in YouTube or whatever, in windowed mode the image is sharp and clear. If I try and go to full screen, it suddenly gets blurry and certainly not what I would expect from a 1080p monitor. I am using an HDMI cable and my GPU is a GTX 950, so I shouldn't have any problems. Does anyone have any suggestions?

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    My rig does the same thing.. Perfect picture in windowed mode then fuzzy when I go full screen on YouTube.. If I pause the video for 30 seconds roughly, or let it play for about 30 seconds, then it goes to a perfect picture for me.

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    ACER one is the better choice and with skyrim I ran into the same issue. Lower your resolution and it should be fine.

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