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Poll Results: Which aspect ratio is your monitor?

 
  • 49% (200)
    16:10
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    16:9
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post #241 of 285
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Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
Because you are the one with all the sources, Maybe you should add the fact that 16:10 has the higher resolutions when you post in the threads with people asking which monitor they should get.
Ok, here we go again. Another false statement from a 16:10 user.
post #242 of 285
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Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
Because you are the one with all the sources, Maybe you should add the fact that 16:10 has the higher resolutions when you post in the threads with people asking which monitor they should get.
He does have a point. Aspect ratios are a different issue than resolution. But it does make sense to compare 1920x1080 and 1920x1200 because they would be at the same price point. Nobody would be comparing a 1920x1080 with a much higher resolution 16:10 monitor.

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post #243 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
@Riou
Think again, read the definition again.

You are wrong. Just as I have said. It has nothing to do with actual length.
Then what kind of length is the definition talking about? Imaginary length?

Also, you still haven't answered my question...

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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny
Ok then. Where do the numbers 16, 10, and 9 come from? What are they numbers of?
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post #244 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
Ok, here we go again. Another false statement from a 16:10 user.
Last time I checked the LG 32LD450 is 1920x1080

EDIT: Oh here is another source that indicates that 16:10 is more popular than 16:9



Edited by andrews2547 - 10/19/11 at 3:55pm
    
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post #245 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
@Riou
Think again, read the definition again.

You are wrong. Just as I have said. It has nothing to do with actual length.
I know what an aspect ratio is. However when you apply an aspect ratio to the physical world like film or print, actual physical dimensions matter.
post #246 of 285
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Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny View Post
Then what kind of length is the definition talking about? Imaginary length?
It doesnt say the actual length at all. Simply the ratio between the height and width.
post #247 of 285
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Originally Posted by Hydros View Post
It doesnt say the actual length at all. Simply the ratio between the height and width.
You still haven't answered my question.

Quote:
Originally Posted by ImmortalKenny
Ok then. Where do the numbers 16, 10, and 9 come from? What are they numbers of?
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post #248 of 285
They are just aspect ratios...

16:10 doesn't always have a higher resolution than 16:9, but in almost all typcial circumstances, it does.

Why am I getting sucked into this inconsequential nonsense
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No love for 4:3?
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I saw this pop up in the recent threads list and I couldn't resist. Reading from my last post on... I'm not sure what's being argued here. lol

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