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Pros: First thing that impressed me was the scaler for 1080p...PS3 at 1080p looked fantastic. It was still crisp and the colors were fairly accurate. AMVA panels are pretty good compared to IPS. Also, multiple inputs, didn't notice any lag or ghosting, but I'm not as picky as most. The monitor also has a wide array of OSD settings for picture adjustment. Overall it is a much better choice over Korean monitors.
Cons: LIGHTBLEED...its always there...but it was only really noticeable at 100% backlight. After you calibrate and dial some stuff down, I believe it won't be an issue. Also, can't seem to get 2560x1440 via HDMI, I will look into it, but I believe that you need HDMI 2.0 in order to get higher resolutions, or maybe Acer limits this like Dell does. Either way, Displayport and DVI are better and sharper IMO. HDMI is generally oversaturated.
Other Thoughts: I have a 27 inch QHD270 Crossover IPS monitor, and though I like the pic and semi-glossy coating on my crossover more, the scaler, OSD settings and adjustments, connectivity and 3 year warranty make this ACER a MUCH better deal imo.READ FULL REVIEW
Pros: - contrast ratio is better than my 3D LG TV LM6400!!!
- because of this the colors pop
-Xbox 360 looks amazing on this, blows my old monitor away
- comes green tinted out of the box, you NEED to dial down the green in the custom RGB controls, 92 is a good number, after that, the monitor SHINES
- the picture is incredibly sharp and makes poor video quality video/games look bad...this could be a pro or con
-the glossy front is perfect, no more reflective than any other glossy screen I owned, just a clearer reflection ;-)
- NO LIGHT BLEED!!!
Cons: I REALLY wish I could have got this in 27 inches...the S2740L uses and IPS and I would rather just use my 47 inch IPS HDTV...I wanted MVA because it offers better blacks and something I can't get with a modern TV for the most part.
Other Thoughts: I used to have an HP2511x (highly rated TN panel) but want to give it to my dad so he can enjoy his computer more. This monitor blows away the HP 2511x in every sense after calibrated.
This is the closest you can get to a CRT monitor feel from a widescreen LCD monitor...I HIGHLY recommend it. Didn't buy from newegg because they were "out of stock" while they had a sale on, and then today, the day after when the sale is over, all of a sudden they have stock...would have bought new, but ended up with a used one for $150...which I am okay with.
This review is from: Persona 4 Golden PS Vita Games ATLUS
Pros: Persona 4 is great, played it on PS2 and loved it, and it is a quintessential JRPG. The Vita version brings more to the table, enhanced graphics, more stories and quests, they allow you to walk around the town at night now, and many other easter eggs and such that weren't in the original release. I can't wait to play it!
Cons: That's right, becuase I don't have it yet, Newegg UPS 3 days guarantee shipping is a LIE. Pre-ordered months ago, got a UPS notification on release date of 11/20, okay...item didn't ship until 11/25...What the eff...its now 11/29 and I am supposed to get it today...9 days after release. I am done with newegg pre-orders. They are 1 for 3 now, batting 33%..for shame newegg...I used to love you guys, now you aren't as good as say A-mah-zon.READ FULL REVIEW