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As far as the FOV los that is only in a handful of games correct? Its not in every single game is it?
 
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former 16:10 fanboy here. glad i switched to 16:9. movies look better, and gaming has a better FOV.
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As far as the FOV los that is only in a handful of games correct? Its not in every single game is it?
There is a small FOV loss no matter what game. The only think you have to worry about is a small number of games will put small black bars on top and bottom of the screen. Like a widescreen movie does. which is rare and usually you can find a fix for.

The FOV loss in my "opinion " is a small sacrifice for the larger res and higher detail. But then again most of my games are turn based strategy and RTS's only play a small amount of shooters
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im not as a competitive player as i used to be, but i still have that in me which makes me look @ the FOV advantage, but would love the extra real estate on the screen. As 16:9 monitors do looked squished, but i will be going very high resolution and that would be hard to tell which ever way i go. I just happened to see a U3011 in action and own a imac 27 and the difference seems to be huge! all though i never seen that resolution on a windows computer.
 
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That's enough of that... it's stupid enough to have a thousand threads about this, but some of the more recent behavior is making it much worse.

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