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I've been looking at some laptops that come with blue ray drives, but if the screen resolution on the lappy is not that great what is the point? Also, some of these laptops come with a 9500gs and an HDMI output, but does the 9500gs support HDMI?

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post #2 of 7
For Blu Ray, you'd be looking for a lappy with a res of 1920x1200 to get the best out of it...but It would still look just as good on a 1440x900 or 1280x800 res LCD...
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I'm not too up on my computer and drive stuff right now, so is 1920x1200 the standard blu ray resolution?
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1920x1080 is standard blu-ray resolution.
Edited by dhrandy - 6/1/08 at 7:33pm
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Does the 9500gs support HD? or is it just a marketing gimmick that the ATI (linked below) says "HD" and all modern cards support it?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16834220307
Edited by Mr. Mumbles - 6/3/08 at 12:47pm
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Do either one of Dell's XPS laptops (whether gaming or home solution is up to you) or HP's big swivel LCD laptops. They have the biggest laptop screens that tend to be somewhat portable.
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I know some laptops (not sure about one's with blu-ray) support HD, but not 1080p. I know my Toshiba supports 720p.
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