ordered a 20.1in lcd for pc but this is 16:10

  SANAP 23:29 21 Sep 2006

I ordered a viewsonic 20.1in lcd and they are awaiting stock but I noticed the native resolution is 1680 X 1050 or as they say the " optimum resolution" is this to high for text and would I better off with a smaller 4:3 lcd either 19" or 17". I was hoping the native resolution would be less and more like 1280 x 1024 resolution. eg the

lost so need help.


  sean-278262 23:35 21 Sep 2006

Take a look at any 15.4 inch laptop screen same proportions just smaller size. I find it fine for reading most sites however making documents can prove annoying when they get to be more than a few pages as you cannot see as much however the size of your monitor suggests it would be ideal for just about anything 20.1 is huge!

click here

this is an image of a 15.4inch laptop beside a dell 19inch lcd of the usual 4:3 ratio.

  GaT7 23:56 21 Sep 2006

You can always change settings to suit yourself - see click here.

I also use the zoom function in documents made in MS Word, Excel, etc.

I'm sure you'll won't be disappointed with the monitor! G

  SANAP 09:13 07 Nov 2006

Just an update to say this flat panel is awsome and I now love it, thanks to all for help.


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