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2 years ago#1
Get games only capable of the exact same 720p resolutions as its predecessor? I bought a brand new 1080p LED 60" just for X1 and now I'm stuck with a TV that can't even utilize its full potential
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2 years ago#2
Wii U Donkey Kong is 1080p. Ryse is 900p. Only a complete idiot would say Donkey Kong looks better than Ryse. Please stop with this whole "resolution is the only thing that matters to graphical fidelity" nonsense.
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2 years ago#3
bessy67 posted...
Wii U Donkey Kong is 1080p. Ryse is 900p. Only a complete idiot would say Donkey Kong looks better than Ryse. Please stop with this whole "resolution is the only thing that matters to graphical fidelity" nonsense.


But that's not the point.. Why, in 2013/2014, SEVEN years later are we not seeing games in 1080p, which was a standard when last-gen consoles launched..
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2 years ago#4
Blame it on the developers.
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2 years ago#5
ToucheAmore posted...
bessy67 posted...
Wii U Donkey Kong is 1080p. Ryse is 900p. Only a complete idiot would say Donkey Kong looks better than Ryse. Please stop with this whole "resolution is the only thing that matters to graphical fidelity" nonsense.


But that's not the point.. Why, in 2013/2014, SEVEN years later are we not seeing games in 1080p, which was a standard when last-gen consoles launched..


If your eyes are that good how did you not notice games from last gen haven't been native 720p for a few years now
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2 years ago#6
krystyla posted...
ToucheAmore posted...
bessy67 posted...
Wii U Donkey Kong is 1080p. Ryse is 900p. Only a complete idiot would say Donkey Kong looks better than Ryse. Please stop with this whole "resolution is the only thing that matters to graphical fidelity" nonsense.


But that's not the point.. Why, in 2013/2014, SEVEN years later are we not seeing games in 1080p, which was a standard when last-gen consoles launched..


If your eyes are that good how did you not notice games from last gen haven't been native 720p for a few years now

Arguably the best looking game of last gen, Crysis 3, isn't even native 720p.
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2 years ago#7
krystyla posted...
If your eyes are that good how did you not notice games from last gen haven't been native 720p for a few years now


I was well aware, I just didn't care because that was the first generation of HD gaming.
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2 years ago#8
ToucheAmore posted...
krystyla posted...
If your eyes are that good how did you not notice games from last gen haven't been native 720p for a few years now


I was well aware, I just didn't care because that was the first generation of HD gaming.


ToucheAmore posted...
Get games only capable of the exact same 720p resolutions as its predecessor?

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2 years ago#9
You should've gotten a PS4, TC. Hope this helps.
2 years ago#10
Why don't you just play on PC then? Never heard complains about the resolution there. Pretty stupid to buy a console just for that

Also: You say that you know they didn't run native 720p but in the opening post you stated that the current gen runs the same resolution of last gen.
So obviously you were lying and trolling.
Try harder next time and try to survive at least the first page.
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