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Originally Posted by KaRLiToS View Post

To respect the 21:9 ratio, you would need 3360 horizontal pixels (3360x1440 resolution = 21:9)
But I agree, curved monitors should be awesome. There are already prototypes beeing made.
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Alienware had one a year or two ago:

http://www.desktopreview.com/default.asp?newsID=868
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post #22 of 97
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Alienware had one a year or two ago:
http://www.desktopreview.com/default.asp?newsID=868

Yes I saw it previously, so expensive though.
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post #23 of 97
well I guess this is better than multi monitor gaming, I cant handle thick bezeles in the way like that

Unfortunately I have no room on my desk for this sort of a thing lol
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post #24 of 97
This would be fantastic for development work.
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post #25 of 97
Isn't this almost like a dual monitor setup but with 1 monitor?
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post #26 of 97
if only that bottom bezel wasn't so thick a nice vertical eyefinity woudl be nice
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post #27 of 97
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This would be fantastic for development work.

I have a monitor turned to portrait orientation that I use for programming, but having only 1080 pixels horizontally would be painful. I'd be really nice though if they made 21:9 with a 1440 vertical resolution, as was mentioned earlier in the thread, that would be a dream to program on in portrait mode. For Eyefinity gaming I'd want at least 32:9 or 32:10 though.
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post #28 of 97
@KaRLiToS

Here's where you went wrong:
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And 2560x1440 resolution is still 16:9

I can almost guarantee there will be a price premium on these monitors, so it may be more economical to buy a 30" and run it in a letterboxed custom resolution. That's the point lordikon was making.
    
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I can almost guarantee there will be a price premium on these monitors, so it may be more economical to buy a 30" and run it in a letterboxed custom resolution. That's the point lordikon was making.

Who will buy a 2560x1440 monitor to reduce the vertical size of it? Native resolution... Yes yes, more economical

Price Premium ?

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Don't get to excited just yet though - LG has yet to announce pricing, and we'll have to wait until January before we'll be able to sit one on our desk. If the company's professional grade 27in WQHD screen is any indication, you can expect to pay at least $700. Even with that in mind, we still want one.
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post #30 of 97
I'm interested, to see the A- grade versions.
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