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by headtrauma
Sun Aug 12, 2018 4:38 pm
Forum: Hardware & Software Discussion
Topic: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?
Replies: 11
Views: 8311

Re: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?

I forgot in my last response that you said you have a 980TI. In this case you'd be looking at G-SYNC (G-SYNC is Nvidia proprietary. Freesync was developed by AMD and made an optional part of the VESA standards). https://www.geforce.com/hardware/technology/g-sync/faq G-Sync seems to add about $100-15...
by headtrauma
Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:05 am
Forum: Hardware & Software Discussion
Topic: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?
Replies: 11
Views: 8311

Re: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?

Given those parameters, it's a matter of if you want to get GSync/FreeSync or change your resolution (probably not, given the competitive game leanings). If you're not looking to get 24" adaptive sync, going for a lower cost 24" as a secondary probably makes the most sense value wise since your curr...
by headtrauma
Sat Aug 11, 2018 9:27 pm
Forum: Hardware & Software Discussion
Topic: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?
Replies: 11
Views: 8311

Re: Upgrade Monitor or Get Second?

If it's in budget and you have the room, I'd suggest getting a 27" 2560x1440 and using your current monitor as a secondary.
by headtrauma
Wed Aug 01, 2018 12:44 am
Forum: Hardware & Software Discussion
Topic: I think my headphones are dead
Replies: 13
Views: 9169

Re: I think my headphones are dead

If you're willing to go wired, I've got a pair of these that I like: https://www.amazon.com/Sennheiser-CX300-II-Precision-Enhanced/dp/B001EZYMF4/ref=sr_1_3?s=electronics&ie=UTF8&qid=1533109185&sr=1-3&keywords=sennheiser+earbuds Sound quality is nice and my previous pair lasted >5 years. Going wired ...
by headtrauma
Wed Jul 18, 2018 6:40 pm
Forum: Game Discussion
Topic: What games are you looking forward to coming out?
Replies: 27
Views: 16244

Re: What games are you looking forward to coming out?

I keep meaning to pick up the backer build of Phoenix Point. Sounds like its quite a ways away from full release, though.
https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/game/phoenix-point/
by headtrauma
Mon Jul 16, 2018 5:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Forum Introductions! (Post 1 post to get a rank!)
Replies: 55
Views: 28641

Re: Forum Introductions! (Post 1 post to get a rank!)

handle:headtrauma
name: Noah
games:mostly single player, a bit of Destiny 2