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post #41 of 102
Why have we started defining resolution by the horizontal pixels? We've had 576p, 720p, 1080p, why not just call UHD 2160p?
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post #42 of 102
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3840x2160=2xFull-HD(1920x1080)

Wrong. Its 4 times 1080p.
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post #43 of 102
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3840x2160=2xFull-HD(1920x1080)


3860x2160 = 8337600 pixels

1920x1080 = 2073600 pixels

4 x 2073600 = 8337600

Therefore, 4k is literally 4 times full HD thumb.gif
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post #44 of 102
Correct me if I'm wrong, but when the 4K standard was defined, they defined those two different sizes at the same time:

3840 x 2160 was intended for consumer devices (tv's, monitors, etc). Because this is 16:9 and it will properly scale all non-4K resolutions.
4096 x 2160 was intended for studio level recording equipment. So this will be the native resolution of true 4K source material.

But as part of the 4K standard, they defined that pixel's will be cropped as needed to fit on the television in use, as opposed to adding black bars. So there's nothing to worry about whichever resolution you buy. You won't have to see any of the dreaded black bars. If you were to buy a "True 4K" screen, you would see black bars when viewing any other resolution, including 1080p and everything else.
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*Awaiting LG's "True 4k" 21:9 monitor* thumb.gif

I thin I want one too. Not gonna lie, this image always comes to mind. Dunno why... rolleyes.gif

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I thin I want one too. Not gonna lie, this image always comes to mind. Dunno why... rolleyes.gif



drool.gif I so want that monitor
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post #47 of 102
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Who the hell wants a 2:1 monitor? What is this autistic crap? (no offense to my autist friends redface.gif)

Using the word "autistic" as a synonym for useless and stupid is about as offensive as you can get. Saying "no offense" afterwards doesn't negate the offense you've given. thumb.gif
post #48 of 102
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drool.gif I so want that monitor

Might be the girl that I want more....tongue.gif
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Quote:
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I thin I want one too. Not gonna lie, this image always comes to mind. Dunno why... rolleyes.gif



drool.gif I so want that monitor

Or this
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post #50 of 102
why would HDMI 2.0 matter? why not just use good old DVI? HDMI is a form of DVI any ways.
Edited by cdoublejj - 1/13/14 at 1:58pm
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