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    16:10
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    16:9
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post #161 of 285
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Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
2560x1600 (16:10) has more pixels than 2048x1152 and 2560x1440.
Very true and that is what I am telling. Which monitor that will have the highest resolution isnt about aspect ratio.

Quote:
Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
At this moment in time the only way you can get a higher resolution is if you use the 2560x1600 in eyefinity or [enter nVidia equivalent] I know there are panels with higher resolutions than that but they are not available to the public so they don't count.
Also true.
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post #163 of 285
1280/1024

= 5:4

So I use 5:4. You'll find that this is quite a common resolution amongst non gamers according to wikipedia. Though I do change my field of view and aspect ratio to 16:9 in games for the extra pixels and then I got used to the fish eye weirdness and yeah.
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post #164 of 285
Fight about aspect ratios while the real issue (FOV in games) goes unnoticed. Good job on your hollow victory, whichever side you are.
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Fight about aspect ratios while the real issue (FOV in games) goes unnoticed. Good job on your hollow victory, whichever side you are.
Games aren't the only thing you can do on a PC.
    
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post #166 of 285
1920/1200
= 16:10

Handy for viewing bluray and still have room for my dock and menubar.
 
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post #167 of 285
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I think I just defeated Hydros
Yeah its like arguing into a circle with him. In another thread he told me it has nothing to do with pixel and resolution, then in this thread he's giving examples of resolutions to make his case.

He clearly has an agenda.

Does anybody know if there is some kind for ratio lobbying group out there? Maybe he works for them.

Any way he's good at dragging people into what amounts to a personal preference.

I guess we really don't have anything better to do at that giving moment


edit: You didn't beat him he's just taking a breather. Probably scouring the net looking for some off web site no one's heard to dig up some more counter points
Edited by Hogwasher - 10/19/11 at 2:45am
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post #168 of 285
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Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
Games aren't the only thing you can do on a PC.
In movies 16:9 win by definition.

In games 16:9 win by definition in anamorphic games.
And in Hor+ games you get larger FOV in 16:9. (which most people want)

16:10 isnt really better for anything.
Edited by Hydros - 10/19/11 at 3:05am
post #169 of 285
don't do it andrews2547

The circle is starting again!

Run!!!
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post #170 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
In movies 16:9 win by definition.

In games 16:9 win by definition in anamorphic games.
And in Hor+ games you get larger FOV in 16:9. (which most people want)
I saw it! you edited out your statement about pixels!

must of finally read my earlier post
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