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    16:10
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post #271 of 285
It's just confusing because when it's to your advantage you will bring up resolutions. Just hard to keep up with the spin
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post #272 of 285
wow, dead even at 193 a piece.
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post #273 of 285
I have both. I love 16:10
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post #274 of 285
Aspect ratio is dependent upon where the cropping occurs. You can turn a 4:3 movie into a 2.35:1 movie by cropping the tops. But you lose a bunch of information in the process. Actually, that is what a lot of Hollywood films do. They put pieces of plastic on their cameras to turn a 4:3 camera to 2.35:1.

What is better or not is relative to the source information.
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post #276 of 285
Where is 4:3? :\\
post #277 of 285
Oh wow tied, pretty funny how its tied it being that 16:9 is more than half in the monitor world, but then again 22" monitors were big before the whole "1080p" thing
 
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post #278 of 285
I have both. A laptop at 16:10 and a desktop at 16:9. Personally, I prefer 16:10 but that could just be because it was the first widescreen I had and I've used it much more than my newer 16:9. Feels slightly... fuller?

ETA: What I really have a preference for is pixel density. My 15.4" 1920x1200 has more pixels than my 23" 1920x1080 which makes me a little sad.
Edited by MKHunt - 10/19/11 at 6:42pm
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post #279 of 285
Both, more so 16:10 but I prefer 16:9 personally.

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post #280 of 285
I think we all accept his opinion of loss of fov. Which has been stated several times before. But it's his demanding that no matter what it's better. His opinion not fact. If you don't agree your apparently need to be converted. His words

Edit : I hope you have seen other threads he has posted in not just this one.
Edited by Hogwasher - 10/19/11 at 7:12pm
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