In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+vat

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Re: In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+v

Postposted on Sun Apr 15, 2012 3:25 am

When I first read this thread I thought it was another spam bot that I was going to have to report.

Now instead I'm thinking about opening my wallet for a 30" monitor.

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Re: In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+v

Postposted on Sun Apr 15, 2012 9:35 am

r00t61 wrote:Now instead I'm thinking about opening my wallet for a 30" monitor.


Because of the blonde? :lol:

What's the point in 10bit colors if video signal is 8 bit? :-?
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Re: In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+v

Postposted on Tue Apr 17, 2012 3:00 pm

This is really only a short discount on the same kind of display as HP's ZR30w and Dell's U3011.

You'd have to compare quality and features to ensure that the cash you'd save (around $100-200 USD) would be worth it.

I'm happy with my ZR30w personally :).
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Re: In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+v

Postposted on Wed Apr 18, 2012 2:12 am

Airmantharp wrote:This is really only a short discount on the same kind of display as HP's ZR30w and Dell's U3011.

You'd have to compare quality and features to ensure that the cash you'd save (around $100-200 USD) would be worth it.

I'm happy with my ZR30w personally :).




HP's ZR30w is an 8bit not 10bit panel so it should be cheaper than the hazro but it isn't.
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Re: In the UK then 30" 2560x1600 10bit monitor for £699.95+v

Postposted on Wed Apr 18, 2012 3:20 pm

Ushio01 wrote:
Airmantharp wrote:This is really only a short discount on the same kind of display as HP's ZR30w and Dell's U3011.

You'd have to compare quality and features to ensure that the cash you'd save (around $100-200 USD) would be worth it.

I'm happy with my ZR30w personally :).

HP's ZR30w is an 8bit not 10bit panel so it should be cheaper than the hazro but it isn't.


Sure, but 10-bit adds hassles that most people just don't need, and the 'feature' doesn't play well for this monitor- it's spec'd as a gaming monitor with obviously lower image quality than competing monitors with the same panels, yet includes an unwieldy 10-bit processor (the panel in the HP is 10-bit, but it's not set up that way).
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