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Hey guys,

I was wondering if I would notice a difference between an 21,5 1080p screen and 27inch 1080p screen?

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Of course you would, but neither one is necessarily better - it depends how close you would be to it and the differences between the monitors besides size.

And just because I found this immediately on Google...:
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Originally Posted by Cmdr.Shephard View Post
Hey guys,

I was wondering if I would notice a difference between an 21,5 1080p screen and 27inch 1080p screen?

Cheers
Seriously? One screen is bigger thats what u would notice!
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Is there anything like quality losses in sharpness, smaller/bigger pixels? etc
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Seriously? One screen is bigger thats what u would notice!
Aint the resolution the same 1920x1080, does this mean that the image is streched out? So same amount of space on the screen?
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Is there anything like quality losses in sharpness, smaller/bigger pixels? etc
It's the same amount of pixels over a larger area. If you have good eyesight or sit close to the screen, the 21.5" would probably be fine. Otherwise, the 27" might be a better bet.
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Aint the resolution the same 1920x1080, does this mean that the image is streched out? So same amount of space on the screen?
Yes, it's the same amount of screen space. It's simply bigger which also means pixels will be bigger, making things less sharp if you sit close to the monitor.
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yea the 21.5 would look sharper, while the 27 would be better from a greater distance if you like to kick back in a chair while playing games......also it might need AA for a better picture
    
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post #9 of 16
I'd take the 27". Though I do use a 15.4" 1920x1200 display on my laptop... I use a 24" 1920x1200 display at work, and I wouldn't mind it being a little bit bigger.
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I'm truly sorry, but seriously can people stop making stupid posts like this.. No ****, we're talking about size over here 27 > 21.5 sweeeeeet, hit the little search button or just type in google for christ sake before you waste 8 people's times responding to your post. // Rage, sorry.
    
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