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    16:10
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post #131 of 285
I personally don't prefer anyone ratio over the other. My own choice was based on what the highest resolution I could afford at the time. 16:9 vs 16:10 was irrelevant to me. Just don't like when some one implys my choice was some how inferior. Then tells others that the ratio should be at the top of their decision making process. Again I think the difference negelible
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post #132 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
...and 2560x1600 is even handier for coding and Photoshop.
yes, obviously. I used 2560x1440 as reference because it is a more common resolution.
post #133 of 285
I don't think it matters what some people think is "better". The fact of the matter is, there is more DEMAND for 16:9, which is why the market is leaning towards it.
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post #134 of 285
1920x1080 here
post #135 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
I used 2560x1440 as reference because it is a more common resolution.
Not really. 2560x1600 has been around far longer than 2560x1440.
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post #136 of 285
Although 16:10 is great, 16:9 is a well established format for video. There are advantages to both. For video though, 16:9 is the way to go as it is established and used widespread. Last time I checked, YouTube asked for video in either 16:9 or 4:3 as that is what it works best with. As for if you where to put it on a TV, you'd be fine with 16:9 too as it is very common with current TV's.
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
Not really. 2560x1600 has been around far longer than 2560x1440.
^This.
   
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post #137 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
Not really. 2560x1600 has been around far longer than 2560x1440.
800x600 has been araound way longer than 1920x1080 so 800x600 is more common?

2560x1440 is more common than 2560x1600. As it looks now 2560x1600 appears to be phased out. Not one released 2560x1600 aimed at consumers the past year now.
post #138 of 285
Quote:
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800x600 has been araound way longer than 1920x1080 so 800x600 is more common?
I was unaware those were two similar resolutions.
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post #139 of 285
Quote:
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I was unaware those were two similar resolutions.
??

The point is

has been around a long time =/ common
post #140 of 285
1920x1200 because I got a great deal.

Cost me under $150 2 years ago.

My wife uses 1920x1080.
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