[mythtv-users] For those of you interested in a 1080p flat panel
beww at beww.org
Thu Jun 22 18:32:50 UTC 2006
On Jun 22, 2006, at 11:42 AM, Alex wrote:
> The link also didn't mention HDCP, but I checked the manufacturer's
> (or at least the marketer's) site and it does support that feature.
> I can't imagine any consumer-electronics oriented display not
> supporting HDCP these days.
> They all do for DVI and HDMI.
True, but it is certainly more comforting to see it in writing.
Also, when a unit is so much cheaper than competing units, one has to
wonder why, and sometimes the "why" is a surprise like no HDCP. When
a specific mention is missing I want to check, just cynical I guess.
The only criticism I could make of the published specs on that
monitor is that I'd like to see a little more brightness, but the
stated spec is adequate.
But I'd suggest that anyone thinking of buying any sort of monitor by
mail-order try and find a local store that's selling the same unit,
always nice to "see for one's self" things like image quality, which
have subjective qualities that go beyond the specs.
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