07-12-2019 07:54 AM
Hey, the monitor is available and price-reduced in germany/netherlands for a while now.
But im not willing to pay that kind of money without reviews. Lenovo marketing is pathetic. There are literally 0.000000 reviews about this monitor...correct me if im wrong.
07-18-2019 02:02 AM
Got the monitor.
very good manufacturing quality. Good illumination for a TN panel. And finally a nice sharp picture with 240 Hz 1440p.
But... The extremely loud fan even in standby is a NOGO... Haven't found a setting yet to disable it :-( I hope it's due to the firmware...
The Lenovo support didn't answer yet
07-18-2019 01:28 PM
Yes, unfortunately ;(
but my computer is very quiet (water cooled). Maybe I'll make a video tomorrow. Fan runs even if the monitor is off. I think the new Gsyncmodul needs the fan... But it should not continue to run if the monitor is off... Meanwhile Andy has already written to me and I am very happy that they help me here in the forum :-)
07-21-2019 03:31 PM
The video would be nice, another fan issue, that's too bad. When is it for sale in the United States, if not already? What is the monitor being sold for currently? A grand is too much!
07-23-2019 01:57 AM - edited 07-23-2019 02:08 AM
Engineering have come back to inform me that the fan will continue to run by design, as long as the display is plugged in, and cool the display for up to 20 minutes, depending on how intensively the display has been working, when the display goes into standby.
Edit: thought you might be interested in a picture of the fan which sits on the nVidia board, which gets hot, inside the display.
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07-24-2019 03:00 AM
Hey, thanks for the picture. I have two questions for now:
Is there a chance to give us the specs (technical and non-technical) of the fan, in case people decide to replace it with a ultra-silent one (Noctua e.g.)
Does the fan have a fan curve that is applied at different temperatures or is just an on/off fan? If not: i saw that the monitor has a firmware update feature - is it technically possible to later get a better fan profile, if there are too many complaints about the fan noise?
ps: I have the monitor here but cant use it because im still waiting for my DP 1.4 card. Besides the missing G-Sync feature i really like it so far! The blacks are good enough and its very smooth even at 120hz.
I hope the fan wont be a dealbreaker later on (It doesnt run in HDMI mode, obviously, so i cant judge the noise yet)
08-14-2019 02:38 AM
The fan is not that loud. Its overexxegarated.
Its ok. However its on 24/7. Even if you turn the monitor off. And for that its loud. And running 24/7 it will just get louder and eventually break.
Gsync does not work! Screen keeps going black randomly for ~1 second. Gtx1080ti.
this is for every user afaik!
No software available of any kind. The model cannot be found on the lenovo support page.
Once the monitor gone black and i had to unplug from the power because no matter what i did it stayed black. No error. No signal error or anything. Just black.
Also dead one dead and one stuck pixel.
Picture quality and smoothness is other worldly!!! Love it. And the colors are easily beating my IpS lg 34uc79g.
But all those issues.... i dont recommend it wholeheartedly. I just recommend if you want to be early adopter.
Otherwise wait for asus panel later this year.