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Poll Results: Which aspect ratio is your monitor?

 
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    16:10
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    16:9
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post #211 of 285
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
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As I told you before. You dont understand what aspect ratio is and thats why your claims contradicts displaysearch research.

Simply learn what aspect ratio is.

"The aspect ratio of a shape is the ratio of its longer dimension to its shorter dimension."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspect_ratio
Edited by Hydros - 10/19/11 at 3:25pm
post #212 of 285
16:10 (1920x1200)here. I recently bought a 16:9 (1920x1080) display and immediately sold it. Couldn't deal with the lack of vertical pixels.
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post #213 of 285
Notice how 16:10 is higher than 16:9?


    
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post #214 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
As I told you before. You dont understand what aspect ratio is and thats why your claims contradicts displaysearch research.

Simply learn what aspect ratio is.

"The aspect ratio of a shape is the ratio of its longer dimension to its shorter dimension."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aspect_ratio
Oh.
My.
God.

"is the ratio of its longer dimension to its shorter dimension"

16 horizontal pixels (longer dimension) for every 10 vertical pixels (shorter dimension) - 16:10
16 horizontal pixels (longer dimension) for ever 9 vertical pixels (shorter dimension) - 16:9

Do you have mud for eyes or something? If I don't understand it, then tell me how YOU understand it.

Also, feel free to break down my posts and respond to each sentence. Oh wait, you can't do that.
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post #215 of 285
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Seriously man. This is totally ridicolous and you make a fool out of your self claiming that you are as reliable as Displaysearch.

But you just showed that you are a very good example of what I just said.

16:10 users dont have any sources for their claims what so ever.
Do I need sources for that? Seriously? I just asked you to state the highest consumer grade resolution of each ratio.

You avoided that question because you know that I have a point there.

It's one thing to ask proof (appropriate with new controversial info and such), it's another to demand it for the most basic level info in the whole field of the expertise just to prolong and sidetrack the argument. If you don't have the basic info, what are you doing here?

Now state the resolutions I asked you to, please, so this can get rolling again. If you don't, it's clear you are just avoiding the argument.

I didn't say I was more reliable than displaysearch, I'm not familiar with it. But that comment isolated, you most likely took wrong. If it was literally meant as such, it is wrong. Sorry to tell you so, but even popular sites have SOME uneducated (or biased) folks as editors, writing articles.


All you are doing is sidetracking the argument to try to make it seem like I and the other 16:10 defenders have the burden of proof, at least to the crowd who is stalking. You make the claim, you provide the argument. period. And since we haven't provided any absurd arguments, we don't need to have proof. What we say is that we follow what is already established before evidence otherwise presents.


PS: Don't use the argument from authority fallacy either please. It's like saying all people with most power must be correct, no matter what they say
Edited by De-Zant - 10/19/11 at 3:30pm
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post #216 of 285
Hydros is wrong. "Retina" display on iPad2 is better and it is not 1920x1080.
post #217 of 285
@ImmortalKenny

Read the definition again! Are you stupid for real?
post #218 of 285
16:9 for me. I like keeping with standards.
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post #219 of 285
16:10.. i like the vertical space
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post #220 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
@ImmortalKenny

Read the definition again! Are you stupid for real?
Did you really just say that?
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