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What resolution do you play at ?

Poll Results: What resolution do you play your games at?

 
  • 1% (6)
    1280 x 960 and below
  • 2% (14)
    1280 x 1024
  • 3% (17)
    1400 x 900
  • 1% (6)
    1600 x 1200
  • 13% (66)
    1680 x 1050
  • 47% (237)
    1920 x 1080
  • 14% (71)
    1920 x 1200
  • 2% (13)
    2560 x 1440
  • 2% (13)
    2560 x 1560
  • 0% (2)
    3 x 19" and under surround/eyefinity
  • 1% (9)
    3 x 20-22" surround/eyefinity
  • 3% (18)
    3 x 24" surround/eyefinity
  • 0% (1)
    3 x 27" surround/eyefinity
  • 0% (2)
    3 x 30" surround/eyefinity
  • 4% (23)
    Other
498 Total Votes  
post #1 of 161
Thread Starter 
Googled and found this old thread that hadn't been updated in a year:

http://www.overclock.net/pc-games/325467-what-resolution-do-you-play-your.html

Curious as to what resolution most play at most of the time/how many might be on surround.
Tried to cover all the bases with this poll smile.gif.

Edit: damnit i mean 2560x1600 - vote accordingly. Can't edit poll apparently.
Edited by systemlayers - 5/28/11 at 12:02am
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post #2 of 161
1360x768 on my 32" HDTV.

ive had a 21" 1080p monitor. i loved how crisp it was. but my gpus seemed to struggle to keep good frames. ( 4850, 5770x2, 5830 )

after changing to this my frames are always great. and with a $80 gts 250 to boot lmao

i sit back a bit and play from my couch. the res im using works amazingly well for me smile.gif

EDIT: please add my res so i may vote lol
EDIT2: aww cant change it? oh well to " other " i go lol, might want to change that to dang lol, else a infraction may accrue ninja.gif
Edited by Blaze051806 - 5/28/11 at 12:01am
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post #3 of 161
Thread Starter 
Yeah maybe a mod can change it not sure.
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post #4 of 161
1920x1080.

I absolutely hate gaming on 3 monitors. Feels horrible to have that many screens, but that is just my opinion.

I feel much more comfortable with 1080p.
post #5 of 161
1080p, once I get a better card, I'll try 1440p. Or Surround/Eyefinity.
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post #6 of 161
I'd love 2560 x 1560 real estate.
     
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post #7 of 161
Yeah, 720p/1366x768 should've been used in place of 1440x900, as it's probably more common. Personally, I'd have left all of the eyefinity/multi display setups as one option (or two or three at most) so you could use more resolutions.

I go with 2048x1536 where I can, but 1600x1200 in most (if performance warrants it or the UI is too small with the former). When it's a game like Dead Space that is bad in 4:3 (though I beat it that way the first time), I'll use 16:9 or 16:10 1920x1080 or 1920x1200.

By the way, 1080p will be majority by a landslide. I'm calling it now.
Edited by Princess Garnet - 5/28/11 at 12:20am
post #8 of 161
1080p, hopefully soon to be 3d. smile.gif
 
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post #9 of 161
1800x1440 on a Dell Triniton CRT . Runs great at that resonlution w/85Hz .

@ Jellis : Is my resolution the one you called 1440 p ? biggrin.gif
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post #10 of 161
My predictions: 1920x1080 will be by far the most prevalent, followed by 1920x1200 and then by 1680x1050.
    
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