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    16:10
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    16:9
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post #41 of 285
16:9:D still it doesnt matter
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post #42 of 285
I'm running a 27" Samsung P2770FH which is 1920x1080. Really looking at getting a new monitor soon though (sick of screen-tearing at 60Hz) but I'll probably stick to 1080p...
post #43 of 285
Jesus not another thread on this dull subject, just so Hydros can spout inaccurate opinions at people. Lets be honest for a second, who really cares about aspect ratios? It's not that big a deal and is far from being worthy of several threads on the subject. Please just stop.
 
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post #44 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hydros;15354004 
Seiously? Are you kidding?

snip, list of games

I am quite sure you left out a fair bunch of games from 2009. (which would mean support is not going down, at least on a scale that matters (because it's such a small selection of games and so few years, on a larger scale it would be a more valid point)

Also half of those can be fixed.

Also, the most important point, we can always letterbox!

And since technology advances so fast, these things are difficult to track. 2005 was a year when a much higher percentage of games would not support 16:10 compared to 2011 or anything. Only listing 3 years of support, and even failing at that since you failed to list all the games, is quite dishonest.
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post #45 of 285
I got 16:9 but only because I am using my TV biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by IronWill1991;15350212 
Inb4 Hydros saying 16:9 is the best.

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post #46 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by De-Zant;15354171 
Also half of those can be fixed.

Thats a lie and you know it!

Lets just assume that we shall play the toprated games at metacritic!

Actually 4 of them lack 16:10 support. Yes, 4 out of 10!
http://www.metacritic.com/games/pc

PES12, Bastion, Limbo and Driver San Fransisco.

Just check it out for your self if you want!

http://widescreengamingforum.com/mgl


But I will give you a chance. Unless you lie we shall easily find a fix for two of them so do it. You wont which prove that your previous post was a complete lie!


:edit: I wait for your fixes De-Zant so where are them?

update: So De-Zant. Where are them?
Edited by Hydros - 10/18/11 at 8:36am
post #47 of 285
To all who are arguing... you're going... nowhere.
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What happened to that Alienware screen that was really wide and curved?
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Originally Posted by pteek;15350853 
Hydros not in a 16:9 vs 16:10 thread?

MIND=BLOWN!
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Originally Posted by Hydros;15351130 
Yes, 16:9 FTW!!!!!

lachen.gif Bahahaha!!!


I understand the 16:10 has less pixels than 16:9 thing... it does. HOWEVER, I have never heard of a 16:10 (whatever)x1080 monitor. 16:10 compensates by being 1920x1200 instead, which has more pixels than 1080p.


BUT The point of this thread is WHAT DO YOU HAVE NOW, NOT what is your preference or why. Keep calm, carry on.
Edited by BlackVenom - 10/18/11 at 8:33am
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post #48 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hydros;15354220 
Thats a lie and you know it!

Lets just assume that we shall play the toprated games at metacritic!

Actually 4 of them lack 16:10 support. Yes, 4 out of 10!
http://www.metacritic.com/games/pc

PES12, Bastion, Limbo and Driver San Fransisco.

Just check it out for your self if you want!

http://widescreengamingforum.com/mgl


But I will give you a chance. Unless you lie we shall easily find a fix for two of them so do it. You wont which prove that your previous post was a complete lie!

It takes 20 seconds to edit the resolution for any game if you know how. By the way 19 games isn't really all PC games is it?
   
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post #49 of 285
I use both, at the same time.
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post #50 of 285
Quote:
Originally Posted by andrews2547;15354328 
It takes 20 seconds to edit the resolution for any game if you know how.

Doesnt matter. You will always have blackbars with a 16:10 monitor in those games unless you have a stretch 16:9 view. and both are awful.
Edited by Hydros - 10/18/11 at 8:39am
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