Understanding the finer points of a TFT buy.

  TOPCAT® 19:09 06 Mar 2004

As TFT displays are currently replacing many users' CRTs, then this article might be of interest in explaining more to the potential buyer. If the author's conclusions are correct, then I can set my sights somewhat lower for my forthcoming purchase. TC.


'Like response times and dead pixels, contrast ratios are based on an ISO 13406-2 standard. While most agree that contrast ratios serve a purpose, impressive contrast ratios do not make screens more reliable. We look at how contrast ratios are measured, as well as what they really signify.'

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  961 11:41 07 Mar 2004


I also found the previous article at the same site - about dead pixels - truly fascinating, and well worth a read for anybody considering a purchase

  TOPCAT® 13:23 07 Mar 2004

Very interesting to note the makers' stance regarding dead pixels. TC.

Well worth putting the link right here for ease of use. TC.

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