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post #11 of 97
Those would be awful in surround (3x) mode. The vertical axis is going to feel way too short, it will give the illusion of less screen real estate.
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wooooaahhhh guys chk this out

dont knw what will it look like in 3D surround or eyefinity
     
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post #13 of 97
Good for watching movies i guess.
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post #14 of 97
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Originally Posted by Gnomepatrol View Post

Stop going wider please. 16:9 is enough, unless you are Uma Thurman.

Edit: I hope it is obvious they are doing the same thing they did with the 16:10 -> 16:9 move. They are taking panel sheets meant for 1440p monitors and squeaking out another panel to maximize profits.

Agreed, you could just get a 30" monitor that's 2560x1440 and have black bars if you wanted this aspect ratio.
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post #15 of 97
i love this, if only they made it curve and 1440 vertical pixels instead then it would be epic for games and productivity
post #16 of 97
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Originally Posted by akromatic View Post

i love this, if only they made it curve and 1440 vertical pixels instead then it would be epic for games and productivity

To respect the 21:9 ratio, you would need 3360 horizontal pixels (3360x1440 resolution = 21:9)

But I agree, curved monitors should be awsome. There are already prototypes beeing made.

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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post

Agreed, you could just get a 30" monitor that's 2560x1440 and have black bars if you wanted this aspect ratio.

There is no 30" monitors with 2560x1440 resolution. And 2560x1440 resolution is still 16:9.
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post #17 of 97
If these come in under $600 im gonna grab one for movies and whatever else i need to keep an eye on and put it over the top of my 16:10 24" screens. I can't stand the 3 side by side monitors.. too much head turning.
    
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post #18 of 97
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What? My Eyefinity ratio is 48:9. How come 21:9 is TOO wide ???

Because having such a small vertical space completely destroys the experience and hinders your view of the battlefield.
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Quote:
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i love this, if only they made it curve and 1440 vertical pixels instead then it would be epic for games and productivity

To respect the 21:9 ratio, you would need 3360 horizontal pixels (3360x1440 resolution = 21:9)

But I agree, curved monitors should be awsome. There are already prototypes beeing made.

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Originally Posted by lordikon View Post

Agreed, you could just get a 30" monitor that's 2560x1440 and have black bars if you wanted this aspect ratio.

There is no 30" monitors with 2560x1440 resolution. And 2560x1440 resolution is still 16:9. .

Still 16:9? Maybe that's why I mentioned using "black bars"...

30" with 2560x1600 would work fine if a 2560x1440 cannot be found. Again, black bars.
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post #20 of 97
i like it. Need to see how games react to it.

This is a media display i think, not a productivity one. Games and movies will look hella good on this.
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