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possible to get a higher res on a smaller monitor?

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as title says i dont like above 20 inch monitors for gaming but the resolutions of said sizes are 1440:900

are there monitors that have native higher res but are smaller in size?

also if it ISNT native can i set the resolution as such anyway or only on certain monitors
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hmm...

Thats the smalled screen to highest res I know of.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16824236077

Can you not push your self to 21.5 for 1080p?

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also if it ISNT native can i set the resolution
No, If you set over the native res it will just look horrid, its just a no go.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 10/18/11 at 3:23pm
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do you not have enough space for a 21" monitor? because i dont think you can actually get 1080p without a bigger monitor
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do you not have enough space for a 21" monitor? because i dont think you can actually get 1080p without a bigger monitor
i own a 21.5 inch and its just too big for me personally i just didnt like it after using it for a while

its possible to get used to but there is another purpose for wanting it to be a smaller screen at a higher res

its cool tho if it isnt possible
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Get a ve228h or similar, good screens, honestly I dont understand how 21.5" is too big for you, im wondering if the 23 I ordered is going to be too small, I wanted a 27...

You will get used to a 21.5
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