hoping to clarify standard video resolutions

Lennart Sorensen lsorense-1wCw9BSqJbv44Nm34jS7GywD8/FfD2ys at public.gmane.org
Mon Nov 9 17:31:17 UTC 2009

On Sat, Nov 07, 2009 at 05:54:25PM -0500, James Knott wrote:
> I'd be tempted to go with 1920 x 1080, as that matches all the home  
> video stuff.

For computer work I prefer vertical space, so for me 1200 is minimum.
1920x1200 does that and also handles 1920x1080 (with a slight black bar
at the top and bottom, but no scaling required, and a good place for
subtitles or the video playback controls to fit).

Len Sorensen
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