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post #11 of 26
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Originally Posted by atomicfission92 View Post
You can always use your computer monitor. Thats what I am using for mine.
I agree theres a 40$ cable and I plan on getting it It will be a very nice setup once I get some room, I cant wait the play Halo 2 and Gears of War on HDTV
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post #12 of 26
Plenty of people enjoy it and they don't own an HDTV. If you're worried about missing part of the experience, do what we all say, buy a VGA cable, hook your 360 up to your monitor and voila, HD.
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post #13 of 26
I've played on an HDTV and an LCD TV (RCA Cables) and I didn't notice much of a difference, both tv's being 30"

Maybe I've got bad eyesight or maybe the monitor(s) were crap.
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post #14 of 26
Of course its worth it. The games still look great. I'm just going to play through all the games again when I get an HDTV.
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post #15 of 26
yea but if u have a widescreen display, 16:10 then tough luck.
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post #16 of 26
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yea but if u have a widescreen display, 16:10 then tough luck.
Whys that?
    
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post #17 of 26
because it doesnt support 16:10 the resolutions are different, it will be moved to the side, up and down, or too narrow viewing angle, alot of other things because 1080, or 720 resolutions are different from 1680x1050, etc.
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post #18 of 26
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Originally Posted by Frozen-Liquid View Post
because it doesnt support 16:10 the resolutions are different, it will be moved to the side, up and down, or too narrow viewing angle, alot of other things because 1080, or 720 resolutions are different from 1680x1050, etc.
It looks fine to me. Doesn't look distorted or anything.
    
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post #19 of 26
is it in HD?
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post #20 of 26
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All right, cool, thanks everyone for all the opinions and suggestions.

I think I'm going to go ahead and get one.
    
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