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720p TV? 1360x768 resolution? That is horrible. You should know BigCactus, it's resolution over size. Resolution makes the game look better not the size. Not to mention you're using a horrible TV.
I strongly believe they correlate, however not in the OP's defense, as I would never buy a 720p television
    
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I have one of the best plasma on the planet, Pioneer Elite 50'', fully ISF calibrated, and even in 1080p, I would NEVER game on it. I much prefer my 30'' S-IPS LCD at 2560X1600. That's the best.
    
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totally agree though, multi monitor i just dont get what so good about it. I'll probably get a 50inch led TV
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since we're sharing SS's. here is one of the most demanding games I've experienced w/ my setup

16AA + 16MSAA + 32FTW + 64 PMS

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post #135 of 168
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totally agree though, multi monitor i just dont get what so good about it. I'll probably get a 50inch led TV
Dont knock it till you try it. Its so nice being able to glance either side of you while sprinting around in Bad Company. Not saying that a 50" led tv wouldn't be nice... and expensive. But 3 monitors definitely adds something to games, that a single screen, no matter what size, cant.
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Originally Posted by yang88she View Post
since we're sharing SS's. here is one of the most demanding games I've experienced w/ my setup

16AA + 16MSAA + 32FTW + 64 PMS

http://img153.imageshack.us/img153/6751/imag0619.jpg
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Indeed.
    
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Originally Posted by Clairvoyant129 View Post
720p TV? 1360x768 resolution? That is horrible. You should know BigCactus, it's resolution over size. Resolution makes the game look better not the size. Not to mention you're using a horrible TV.
Actually it looks great. I prefer it over my laptop's native 17.3" 1080p screen as well.
    
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Let's play a little game...

I have 3 screenshots of Crysis. Two of the screenshot is taken from a 720p HDTV (1360x768 (native) & 1920x1080 (over scan) and the other is taken from my Samsung T240 (1920x1200 Native).

Crysis settings: 1360x768, 1920x1080, 1920x1200, 8xAA, and very high details.







Alright now take your guess. What's the resolution of these screenshots and which one is the non native.
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Let's play a little game...

I have 3 screenshots of Crysis. Two of the screenshot is taken from a 720p HDTV (1360x768 (native) & 1920x1080 (over scan) and the other is taken from my Samsung T240 (1920x1200 Native).

Crysis settings: 1360x768, 1920x1080, 1920x1200, 8xAA, and very high details.







Alright now take your guess. What's the resolution of these screenshots and which one is the non native.
tow of them are 1024x578

and the first one is 1024x640... get a real screen cap with 1920x1200 And I will tell you wich one it is ...
    
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