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Hi,
I would like to know, if i upgrade my 17 inch samsung lcd to a 22 inch widescreen lcd, will i be seeing a BIG difference?


Thanks!
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and will the movies play without the 2 black bars on the top and the bottom?
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Originally Posted by PigLetPInk View Post
and will the movies play without the 2 black bars on the top and the bottom?
of course4 you will! it will be bigger, and yes youll still see the black bars (letterbox) although not as much, because widescreen movies are generally 16:9 aspect ratio whereas widescreen monitors are 16:10.

also i highly recommend samsung i recently got a new 19 in. samsung widescreen - and it is so nice- high quality. they get great reviews too- very good balance and contrast and brightness. fast response time.
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Thanks.

Do you know if there is anyway to make them disapear?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by PigLetPInk View Post
Thanks.

Do you know if there is anyway to make them disapear?
If you crop a 16:9 movie to 16:10, it'll look really stretched and ugly.

Some media players like VLC Player can crop it during movie play.
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Perhaps an option in either the movie or your media player would remove the bars.
    
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I guess PigLetPink is talking about downloaded movies... In my case If I want to make the movie fit in the entire screen it will look stretched whether its on a widescreen or normal monitor. I dunno if someone knows how to fix that?

Pardon my english.
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i'm sure there is a codec for it.
loll who know's.
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Try using VLC Media Player: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
    
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post #10 of 15
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Try using VLC Media Player: http://www.videolan.org/vlc/
I use that.
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