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I always thought 1080p was the best resoultion for tv's and monitors, but my friend said 2160p was. Do they make tv's that resolution and what is the best resolution for a tv and crysis?
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1080p is indeed full HD. Your friend is probably on drugs.
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post #3 of 25
It is full HD but there are higher resolutions. It's a matter of pixel density not just raw resolution.
Edited by Scrappy - 7/19/11 at 10:02pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Ipwnnubletz View Post
1080p is indeed full HD. Your friend is probably on drugs.
^This
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Lol your friend is a noob. HD is 1920x1080 yes, but thats not the highest resolution monitor. The highest "consumer grade" monitor is a Dell, Hp, or other, 30" 2560x1600 monitor. It has almost double the pixels. They do make higher resolution monitors though. Theres a viewsonic CRT that costs $4000 or so and can do 3840x2160 I think. They sell them on amazon. I wouldn't consider them to be consumer grade though.
    
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Never heard of any graphics device supporting a resolution higher than 2560x1600.

1920x1080 is "full" HD.
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ya your friend is on drugs
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There's 3840x2160 and 4096x2160 (that's right, we're going even wider again...) in the works. The latter is called "4K" more commonly than it is "2160p". So, your friend is partially right, there's definitely a world beyond 1080p, but those aren't consumer grade yet really (especially on HDTVs).

There's also 2560x1600 and 2560x1440, as well as 2048x1156, 2048x1536, 1920x1440, and 1920x1200, for other consumer grade resolutions above 1920x1080.
Edited by Princess Garnet - 7/19/11 at 10:03pm
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Yes. It's full HD. Ask your friend if his system can handle 2160p and get back to us, that would be great
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post #10 of 25
2160p lmao. slap your friend in the face and tell him he's an idiot.
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