Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 31st May 2013 23:00 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems "Asus has just announced the cure for the common 20-something-inch 1080p display: a small TV-sized 31.5-inch monitor with a massive resolution of 3840x2160. Engadget reports that the Asus PQ321 display, which uses IGZO technology to reduce energy usage and thickness, includes DisplayPort and dual-HDMI input, integrated speakers, and an adjustable stand." The dread of 1366 and 1080p is being removed. Finally.
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RE[4]: Finally?
by Kivada on Sat 1st Jun 2013 10:39 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: Finally?"
Kivada
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2010-07-07

Laptops and low end desktop LCDs that come with most comps. I'd rather take a 1280x800 or 1280x1024 over 1366x768.

The 30" Cinema was 2560x1600 not 1440, thats significantly more space, especially if you had the glory to have 2 of those monsters on your desk. Yeah, at that time even the beastly 8800 Ultra couldn't adequately power them for gaming. It also has a better color gamut then most of the screens on the market, which is important if you do any kind of photo or video editing.

Now though the ones I used a good 6 years ago are more then likely outclassed in gamut by high end IPS panels that have started coming out over the last year or so.

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RE[5]: Finally?
by No it isnt on Sat 1st Jun 2013 18:37 in reply to "RE[4]: Finally?"
No it isnt Member since:
2005-11-14

Most low-end laptops came with 1024x768. Even Apple's iBooks were 1024x768 till the bitter end. More expensive models had a great variety, I'll give you that. As for the 30" Apple Cinema, it's not nearly unique, and wasn't then either. Dell had a 30", HP had one, LG had one. They still do.

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