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Old 09-05-2006, 07:53 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Looks like I'm in the minority here. I had a 17" widescreen laptop and absolutely hated it. Games ****ed me off in that format. The only thing it was good for was to see 2 word documents side by side.

I've since gave the laptop to my bro who just started college and I bought a 19" LCD. Sooo much better than widescreen I will never go back to widescreen as long as they keep selling these things.

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Old 09-05-2006, 08:10 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Old 09-05-2006, 09:10 AM   #13 (permalink)
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I've never used a widescreen monitor, but I imagine I would probably hate it...

I do a lot of photoshop work, widescreen would not work to well...
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Old 09-05-2006, 09:33 AM   #14 (permalink)
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I have two 19" wide screen monitors.

They are really nice for multimedia purposes, but for office, photoshop, CAD programs etc you could really use the extra height thats available on standard flat screens.
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Old 09-05-2006, 01:22 PM   #15 (permalink)
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my laptop is a 15inch widescreen and i like it.
however, i have a 17inch crt for my gaming computer and like that as well....
preference i guess.
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Old 09-05-2006, 01:59 PM   #16 (permalink)
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widescreens are much better. Even for the causall consumer.
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Old 09-05-2006, 03:34 PM   #17 (permalink)
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personal preference^^
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Old 09-06-2006, 09:02 AM   #18 (permalink)
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I just did some reseach - 19" widescreen has 1047 m^2 area and regular 19" has 1136
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Old 09-06-2006, 09:07 AM   #19 (permalink)
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Widescreen = pwnt = gg = no re.
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Old 09-06-2006, 09:09 AM   #20 (permalink)
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Originally posted by madking153
I just did some reseach - 19" widescreen has 1047 m^2 area and regular 19" has 1136
so far I have only seen opinions, it is nice to see some hard facts

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