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5760x1200 vs 3600x1920

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5760x1200 (three 1920x1200 monitors in landscape, 24:5 AR)

vs

3600x1920 (three 1920x1200 monitors in portrait, 15:8 AR)

Which would you choose and why?
Edited by Brod - 8/21/11 at 5:39am
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3600x1920
Edited by MR KROGOTH - 8/21/11 at 5:43am
    
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I love image clarity (and size, to an extent. 3x 24" in portrait is perfect size)

So of course I would choose 3600x1920. A much more natural aspect ratio, much much much more image clarity and detail (kinda the same thing), and will be more immersive since it fills up more of your vision than landscape mode.


Neither is bad though. The only reason I play at 5760x1200 is because my CRTs are 4:3 (letterboxing 16.10 in that) , and putting it in portrait would have more space between the images than there is image itself. So... I can't do that.


However, keep in mind, you have the option to do both if your monitors have portrait capability. Just change when you feel like it.


@krogoth. It's the same amount of pixels. 5760x1200 is 3x 1920x1200 landscape mode, 3600x1920 is three 1920x1200 monitors in portrait mode
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Portrait mode. Landscape cause problems with games and takes up a huge amount of space. Portrait gives you a huge screen with good pixel density and doesn't suffer as much from the problems you get in landscape.


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3600x1920

Its a smaller res so you wont need as many cards.
Uhhhh, it's the same res.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MR KROGOTH View Post
3600x1920

Its a smaller res so you wont need as many cards.
QUIET.

Its the same amount of pixels...

Go with whichever you prefer.... Personally I would take landscape (mainly because I play mostly RPGs...)
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It's not the SAME resolution, it's just a resolution with the equal amount of pixels.
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Your edit of your original post says otherwise.
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to be honest it would depend for me on the types of screen used, as in how think the bezel is because you'll get a bit of a prison bar effect that will be more pronounced if they are in portrait with a thick bezel.
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