Yeh I agree, but I have seen him say that at least 100x lol, I agree that grey is better but I do not find black to be THAT bad, backlight bleed, IPS glow, IPS black levels in general are more of a problem than a grey or black bezel.
Its literally completely pointless having more fans than you need to do the following things :
Get enough new air into the case to feed the CPU + GPU + a bit extra for case temp etc.
Remove that air before it builds up heat in the case and is not re-circulated by the CPU + GPU.
That just shows that they COULD release all 90-100% perfect panels... as the reviewers get cherry picked ones. But they don't and just hope people accept some of these terrible panels I have seen on forums etc.
I got 4/5 first try and 5/5 second try on NAD D1050 + Shure SRH 1540, was not really listening for anything specific except which one sounded more "HIFI"
You cannot really try to listen for "flaws" because the flaws are in the recording and will be there anyway, if you listen for clarity and...
I have not ever had to RMA with Asus before, Are they really that bad? Is Dell better for that sort of thing? Not sure if Dell or Asus is likely to have better quality control, the Asus is £40 cheaper, they both look decent enough, hmm not sure.