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Re: VR - exciting times ahead...
« Reply #15 on: September 18, 2018, 02:40:14 PM »
200° is a bona fide scam. The lenses would need to wrap that much around your eyeball.
all you would see is the back of your brain...

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« Reply #16 on: September 18, 2018, 03:25:40 PM »
Reason: a cockpit, lounge suite, bookshelves, TV and entire kitchen squeezed into a 4m x 6m space is quite difficult.

Get rid of the kitchen get triple 32s? Who needs a kitchen anyway, as long as there is a beer fridge?

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« Reply #17 on: September 18, 2018, 03:33:23 PM »
been thinking of getting one curved monitor to replace my triples but not sure if it will give the same effect or if you can even get them big enough to be comparable , or maybe 3 curved like this https://www.pccasegear.com/products/43413/aoc-c24g1-23-6in-curved-full-hd-144hz-freesync-va-gaming-monitor
 anyone have any opinion on this ?
« Last Edit: September 18, 2018, 03:37:45 PM by Phil.8 »
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« Reply #18 on: September 18, 2018, 05:08:45 PM »
Reason: a cockpit, lounge suite, bookshelves, TV and entire kitchen squeezed into a 4m x 6m space is quite difficult.

Get rid of the kitchen get triple 32s? Who needs a kitchen anyway, as long as there is a beer fridge?
I've been making that argument for a while.
But the kitchen is built into the building, so that comes under body corporate, and they won't budge. :'(
And don't mention the beer fridge, it's anorexic at the moment. :'(
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« Reply #19 on: September 18, 2018, 05:30:22 PM »
been thinking of getting one curved monitor to replace my triples but not sure if it will give the same effect or if you can even get them big enough to be comparable , or maybe 3 curved like this https://www.pccasegear.com/products/43413/aoc-c24g1-23-6in-curved-full-hd-144hz-freesync-va-gaming-monitor
 anyone have any opinion on this ?
Closest thing to triples in one monitor is https://www.pccasegear.com/products/42826/samsung-c49j890d-ultra-widescreen-144hz-49in-qled-gaming-monitor but it is only as wide two monitors and does not wrap around as much as larger triples would. Personally I'd go up to 27inch instead of the 23inch for triples https://www.pccasegear.com/products/43412/aoc-c27g1-27in-curved-full-hd-144hz-freesync-va-gaming-monitor to have more real estate and wrap around further. It's just my opinion and depends on how much room you have, I'd rather have one large curve or three big screens.
Edit, having said all that, the high refresh curved 23's would be nice
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« Reply #20 on: September 18, 2018, 07:26:09 PM »
That is a not bad price either,  never really seen a curved one up close and wonder how 3 would be together

Edit

looked up some pic and looks awesome
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Re: VR - exciting times ahead...
« Reply #21 on: September 18, 2018, 09:28:31 PM »
I think it's only 1080p

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« Reply #22 on: September 19, 2018, 09:05:21 AM »
That is a not bad price either,  never really seen a curved one up close and wonder how 3 would be together

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looked up some pic and looks awesome
Review of Triple 35inch curved monitors.
https://www.isrtv.com/reviews/benq-xr3501-curved-ultra-wide-triple-gaming-monitor-review/
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Re: VR - exciting times ahead...
« Reply #23 on: September 19, 2018, 10:08:48 AM »
That is a not bad price either,  never really seen a curved one up close and wonder how 3 would be together

Edit

looked up some pic and looks awesome
Review of Triple 35inch curved monitors.
https://www.isrtv.com/reviews/benq-xr3501-curved-ultra-wide-triple-gaming-monitor-review/

From the pictures in the article it looks like they've got serious distortion issues on that triple setup.   Can that be dialled out I wonder...? 
That bad perspectivic distortion was always one of my main gripes with this setup, btw.   The other is the bezels.  :)

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« Reply #24 on: September 19, 2018, 10:34:21 AM »
From the pictures in the article it looks like they've got serious distortion issues on that triple setup.   Can that be dialled out I wonder...? 

Any time I take pictures like that of my setup it looks like things don't line up or are distorted. It's because all the settings pumped into the AC triples app is based on my seating position so when I'm sat in my rig it looks perfect  8)

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« Reply #25 on: September 19, 2018, 12:13:14 PM »
I think it's only 1080p

I am happy with 1080 with higher refresh rate
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« Reply #26 on: September 19, 2018, 12:22:39 PM »
From the pictures in the article it looks like they've got serious distortion issues on that triple setup.   Can that be dialled out I wonder...? 

Any time I take pictures like that of my setup it looks like things don't line up or are distorted. It's because all the settings pumped into the AC triples app is based on my seating position so when I'm sat in my rig it looks perfect  8)

Ah ok.  In the past when I used triples, it was a real problem for me.  I haven't ever managed to get it right.

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Re: VR - exciting times ahead...
« Reply #27 on: September 21, 2018, 08:28:31 PM »
In depth review...almost 3 hours

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Re: VR - exciting times ahead...
« Reply #28 on: September 21, 2018, 09:42:59 PM »
In depth review...almost 3 hours

Where's the extended version?