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post #1 of 3 Old 07-31-2001, 05:31 AM - Thread Starter
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Looking for opinions on which aspect ratio screen to buy for XG135. See link below.

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Use a 16:9 screen with your NEC XG135LC. This way the highest resolution sources (HDTV and 1.78 & 1.85 DVDs) will have the most real estate to display their image. And the slightly lower rez 2.35 DVDs and considerably lower rez 4:3 NTSC sources will be slightly smaller on the 16:9 screen.

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I believe that there is much wisdom in the compromised 1.78:1 aspect ratio since it really seems to allow the greatest use of screen for the maximum number of movies. And it also is the HD ratio.

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