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Which is better? 1600x1200 or 1920x1079?
1600x1200 is my projectors native res(55inch) and i can force it to 1920x1079 but not to 1080...........
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I always say stick to native, it will look the cleanest. Anytime I've pushed similar devices, you show things it wasn't designed to show. Like up-scaling dvds. Sure it looks better, but you do see more of the things that you shouldn't.
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don't force anything, use the native resolution...but I would suggest just trying both of them and judge for yourself which one looks better.
    
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Also an example, I had a nice plasma that was 720p. Any time I tried to watch 1080i, it wasn't nearly as smooth, and was distracting.
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?? 1920x1079? what a weird resolution. If you mange to get to 1920x1080 it would be best because it's it has more pixels and is HD native.
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Thanks Rep+ both
I was testing the two and native looks crisp while forced looks.... squished
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post #7 of 10
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?? 1920x1079? what a weird resolution. If you mange to get to 1920x1080 it would be best because it's it has more pixels and is HD native.
You ninja'd...
I cant get it to do 1920x1080 my projector says Adjust failed... and screen is black... i have to push Esc to cancel... all i can get is 1079
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You ninja'd...
I cant get it to do 1920x1080 my projector says Adjust failed... and screen is black... i have to push Esc to cancel... all i can get is 1079
hehe yeah , I figured some people just want super awesome HD and not stick to native.
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hehe yeah , I figured some people just want super awesome HD and not stick to native.
HD looks great and all, if it was designed to display it. You can play SNES on your 1024 monitor, but it will look...bad.
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post #10 of 10
1600 x 1200 = 1920000 pixels

1920 x 1079 = 2071680 pixels

So, it's a 151,680 pixel difference. 1079p (lol) is obviously the higher res, and natively would give a sharper picture but... since it's not native, Slotnik has it right. Don't force it.

That's just asking for issues. Plus your 9600GT will thank you.
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