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Unread postAuthor: Fnord » Mon Nov 26, 2007 2:33 pm

22', meaning 22 feet, rather than 22" (inches).
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Unread postAuthor: paaiyan » Mon Nov 26, 2007 2:34 pm

_Fnord wrote:22', meaning 22 feet, rather than 22" (inches).


Yea, I didn't notice it at first.
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Unread postAuthor: Hotwired » Mon Nov 26, 2007 3:00 pm

jrrdw wrote:The sales rep at Gateway told me flat screens where no good for gaming? True? Untrue?


The old CRT monitors are still the best in: colours, contrast, viewing angle and response time.

TFT LCD monitors have the advantage in: screen brightness, weight and size, immunity to magnetic interference and power consumption.

However I believe the main issue with LCD's for gaming was the time for the pixels to completely change colour.

If for example you turn round in a game, if the pixels can't change colour fast enough, your character turns round but you see the background fade away instead of sharply changing.
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