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the issue with pentile is that subpixel density is lower than otherwise expected... the subpixel density is still respectable here. Don't knock it until you try it.
The thing is i have to try it. I really did not like the screen in Atrix but loved the screen in Galaxy S both being PenTile.
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Repost http://www.overclock.net/hardware-ne...s-pentile.html
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post #53 of 80
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This thread was started 2 days ago. That one in the like was started 1 day ago. How can it be a repost if it was started before that one in the link? You got it the wrong way around.
    
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The thing is i have to try it. I really did not like the screen in Atrix but loved the screen in Galaxy S both being PenTile.
I might be mistaken, but doesn't the atrix use an LCD whereas the Galaxy S line generally uses AMOLED screens? I'm not sure how that would impact things but...

I own a galaxy S and I only really notice that it's skimping on subpixels when there's a smudge on the screen and the light becomes distorted...
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This thread was started 2 days ago. That one in the like was started 1 day ago. How can it be a repost if it was started before that one in the link? You got it the wrong way around.
My apologies, you're absolutely correct. I had compared the two threads by date and apparently chose the wrong one as the "earlier" one.
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Fair enough I have done that once
    
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I might be mistaken, but doesn't the atrix use an LCD whereas the Galaxy S line generally uses AMOLED screens? I'm not sure how that would impact things but...

I own a galaxy S and I only really notice that it's skimping on subpixels when there's a smudge on the screen and the light becomes distorted...
The thing is i dint really notice it until i was told Atrix had PenTile. Never knew about the Galaxy S having one. Also colors where so much better with S i dint not notice anything.
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post #58 of 80
how hard are you guys looking at your screens?
I don't even notice any pixels on my 480x320 screen.
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Who cares about the specs if the user experience is better? If this PenTile thing is true then well done Samsung, you made a more beautiful screen with what alot of people are calling lesser technology :\\
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Apparently this is confirmed by Anandtech: http://www.anandtech.com/Show/Index/...sion-confirmed

The PPI of the 4S and the Nexus is pretty close but the Nexus's sub pixel PPI is a fair bit less; the 4S has a sub pixel density of 613 whilst the Nexus is 414.
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