Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search
Home
Home > 
Francis D.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

ASUS PB Series PB278Q 27
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: It is quite the upgrade from my 1600x900 20 inch VS207T-P. Runs adequately on 3570K with hd7970. average 40fps with most games on max graphics at 1440.
Was surprised to see some gaming modes included without being advertised.
I have 4 crosshairs to choose from and an on screen timer.

Cons: Minor black light bleed at various vertical viewing angles.
Worked great for the first month and then I started to get red artifacts randomly. Pixels would flicker red, typically on dark areas. Only happens when using DVI-D. Goes away temporarily when monitor is reset. HDMI works without artifacts but I have it connected to my DVR and would prefer to keep it that way. Have not tried the DisplayPort as my GPU has only mini display ports with the HDMI and DVI-D.

After a month, Asus support has yet to prove helpful.

Other Thoughts: Resetting the monitor each time artifacts form is a pain and I hope it won't damage the monitor.
I wish I had a new DualLink DVI-D cable to test and see if the cable is the problem but I'd hate to purchase one, have it not be the case and have wasted money.

READ FULL REVIEW
XFX Double D FX-797A-TDFC Radeon HD 7970 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: Runs current games averaging over 40 fps on max setting with a 1080p monitor.

Cons: Can NOT run 3 displays at one time. My attempted configuration uses 3 1080p monitors using the mini Display Port, DVI, and HDMI outputs. It would allow a max of 2 monitors at a time.

READ FULL REVIEW

Francis D.'s Profile

Display Name: Francis D.

Date Joined: 11/07/12

  • Reviews: 2
  • Helpfulness: 1
  • First Review: 01/31/13
  • Last Review: 01/19/15
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China | Taiwan
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2015 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site.