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Windows 7: 1920 x 1080 vs 1900 x 1200 lcd

20 Oct 2009   #1
Silver0066

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 Bit
 
 
1920 x 1080 vs 1900 x 1200 lcd

I am looking for a new 24" lcd monitor. I never watch DVD or Blu Ray on my computer.

Is there any advantages to having the 1920x1080 over the 1900x1200 standard for computing and photography work?

I currently use 1900x1200 and have been very satisfied with it so far.

Many thanks,


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20 Oct 2009   #2
fseal

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate
 
 

Heh in many cases there is a MAJOR advantage to monitors that do 1920x1200 instead of 1920x1080

The 1080 "monitors" are actually using LCD TV panels . Much lower quality, color acuracy, etc (generally matched by much lower prices).

So I'd stick to a decent 1920x1200 monitor. One that was for sure made to work for computer imaging and has the full color range LCD panels.
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20 Oct 2009   #3
pparks1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

I'd also recommend 1920x1200. Like fseal said, the 1920x1080 versions are cheaper...but you get what you pay for. With computers, the more resolution the better.
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20 Oct 2009   #4
BCXtreme

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

I have a 1920x1200 screen and I would also recommend it. For the most part, 1920x1200 is a computer resolution, while 1920x1080 is a TV resolution.
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