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    iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    34in ultrawide with 75Hz FreeSync for under £350.
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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Pros:
    34"
    1440p
    £350
    Iiyama
    100mm VESA
    G-Sync compatible

    Cons:
    IPS panel
    FreeSync
    Backlight bleed

    Meh:
    Ultrawide
    75Hz

    Sounds pretty decent and a good entry-level ultrawide for non-fussy budget-conscious gamers.
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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Pros:
    34"
    1440p
    £350
    Iiyama
    100mm VESA
    G-Sync compatible

    Cons:
    IPS panel
    FreeSync
    Backlight bleed

    Meh:
    Ultrawide
    75Hz

    Sounds pretty decent and a good entry-level ultrawide for non-fussy budget-conscious gamers.
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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Pros:
    34"
    1440p
    £350
    Iiyama
    100mm VESA
    G-Sync compatible

    Cons:
    IPS panel
    FreeSync
    Backlight bleed

    Meh:
    Ultrawide
    75Hz

    Sounds pretty decent and a good entry-level ultrawide for non-fussy budget-conscious gamers.
    Why is IPS and freesync a con?

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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Quote Originally Posted by rabidmunkee View Post
    Why is IPS and freesync a con?
    Personal preferences.

    IPS - I'm really not a fan of backlight bleed at the minute, as a lot of what I'm watching and playing has great big black bits, where the bleed really shows...
    Freesync - Doesn't have Low Framerate Compensation and can sometimes misbehave over HDMI. I'm using Nvidia anyway, so perhaps a moot point.

    Mostly just some weighing up elements to qualify my opinion.
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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Quote Originally Posted by Ttaskmaster View Post
    Freesync - Doesn't have Low Framerate Compensation and can sometimes misbehave over HDMI. I'm using Nvidia anyway, so perhaps a moot point.
    If it wasn't Freesync, then it would be old school fixed sync, and that has to be worse doesn't it? I mean, you aren't going to get actual G sync on a monitor like this, only on one way more expensive.

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    Re: iiyama ProLite XUB3493WQSU

    Sorry for digging up an old thread, but has anyone tried overclocking or does anyone know if this can be overclocked past the 75Hz?

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