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    LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    This 8-bit, 400cd/m2, 2ms response monitor with AMD FreeSync, is priced at $549.
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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    I briefly had my hopes up for this monitor and then I read the two most dreaded characters with regard to monitors, TN. Further curbed my enthusiasm by reading FHD. And then, just to rub in the salt, it says "8-bit panel".

    TBH, 8-bit colour for a TN panel is the new definition of "pearls before swine". Wouldn't be surprised if it's actually some 6-bit + FRC tech.

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Quote Originally Posted by azrael- View Post
    I briefly had my hopes up for this monitor and then I read the two most dreaded characters with regard to monitors, TN. Further curbed my enthusiasm by reading FHD. And then, just to rub in the salt, it says "8-bit panel".

    TBH, 8-bit colour for a TN panel is the new definition of "pearls before swine". Wouldn't be surprised if it's actually some 6-bit + FRC tech.
    There are some actual 8 bit TN panels out there AFAIK.

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Quote Originally Posted by CAT-THE-FIFTH View Post
    There are some actual 8 bit TN panels out there AFAIK.
    Like putting spoilers on a 1 litre corsa.

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Its probably the same AU Optronics 27" panel used in the Asus ROG Swift PG278Q:

    http://www.tftcentral.co.uk/reviews/...ift_pg278q.htm

    Edit!!

    It does seem the panel is made by AU Optronics but with a 240HZ module:

    https://www.monitornerds.com/lg-32gk...d-lg-27gk750f/

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Full HD was a joke when they forced it on the PCs, in 2018 its just a WTF...

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Quote Originally Posted by spacein_vader View Post
    Like putting spoilers on a 1 litre corsa.



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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    I have a 23" FHD monitor, I wish it was QHD, so why would I want a bigger monitor in FHD? I wouldn't

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    Re: LG 27GK750F-B 27-inch FHD 240Hz gaming monitor launched

    Quote Originally Posted by the_Unforgiven View Post
    I have a 23" FHD monitor, I wish it was QHD, so why would I want a bigger monitor in FHD? I wouldn't
    If you only play games on it then it's not too bad, specially if you are a bit further back, but for anything else I agree. At this size I'd want 1440p minimum (obviously not going to get that refresh rate though)

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