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1440p monitor and xbox?

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Hey guys,

Didn't which forum this belongs in. But since this is more of a monitor question I'll put this here. I have a Yamakasi Catleap IPS monitor. I currently use it for pc work/games, but I just got an xbox as well so I'm wondering if there is a way to play xbox games @1080p on this monitor without the image scaling? Is it possible for it to stretch across the screen at 1080p and not look blurry (like a native 1080p monitor)?

The xbox is on the way, so I can't test it yet. But I imagine if I select 1080p in video settings it will stretch the image to display all across the monitor. Is there a way to fix this? Assuming I'll have to play xbox in a letterbox.

Thanks!
Edited by apav - 11/6/12 at 2:32am
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uhhh. no matter what resolution you use on the 360 games like halo will be in 720p
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I know that the actual games get upscaled. That doesn't bother me anyway, and imo all the 720p games that get upscaled don't look blurry when I've played xbox @1080p on a 1080p monitor in the past. But I know by default on my new 1440p monitor it will look bad. So I'm wondering if there is some way to letterbox the screen.
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no clue. if the monitor has the options then fine.
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