The human eye is incapable of reliably distinguishing any detail finer than 720p

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User Info: kayoticdreamz

kayoticdreamz
3 years ago#81
sorry TC science can't convince these people otherwise.

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tadmfpole
3 years ago#82
Some of these guys really believe this to be true. What a coincidence that 720p just happens to be the resolution that "the human eye tops out at". This crosses the brand loyalty line and jumps head first into brain dead ignorance.
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User Info: Evel138

Evel138
3 years ago#83
It all depends on the size of the display.

If we take a 40" display at 720p (which looks great in and of itself), the diminishing returns you're going to get by squeezing a 4K resolution in there is pretty insignificant.

Can it be "distinguished"? Probably, but the difference not even close to the realm of hyperbole some are making it out to be.....which "conveniently" can be attributed to the fact the PS is running some games at a higher resolution.
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SilentS89
3 years ago#84
tadmfpole posted...
This crosses the brand loyalty line and jumps head first into brain dead ignorance.

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wake_me_420
3 years ago#85
kayoticdreamz posted...
sorry TC science can't convince these people otherwise.


not everyone is gaming on a poverty 24" LCD TV. TS's article doesn't factor in screen size/viewing distance. So either you're uneducated or trolling, which one is it? ....maybe both/
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Evel138
3 years ago#86
wake_me_420 posted...
kayoticdreamz posted...
sorry TC science can't convince these people otherwise.


not everyone is gaming on a poverty 24" LCD TV. TS's article doesn't factor in screen size/viewing distance. So either you're uneducated or trolling, which one is it? ....maybe both/


Case in point. Ridiculous hyperbole.

I wonder if those acting as if as though there is some monumental difference between 720p and 1080p (or even 4K) on the average display most here likely have (40-ish) think they sound any more credible than those acting as if there is no difference at all?

They don't....they sound equally ridiculous IMHO.
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wake_me_420
3 years ago#87
Evel138 posted...
wake_me_420 posted...
kayoticdreamz posted...
sorry TC science can't convince these people otherwise.


not everyone is gaming on a poverty 24" LCD TV. TS's article doesn't factor in screen size/viewing distance. So either you're uneducated or trolling, which one is it? ....maybe both/


Case in point. Ridiculous hyperbole.

I wonder if those acting as if as though there is some monumental difference between 720p and 1080p (or even 4K) on the average display most here likely have (40-ish) think they sound any more credible than those acting as if there is no difference at all?

They don't....they sound equally ridiculous IMHO.


50" tv, sit 5 feet away. Never used the word monumental. It is without question a noticeable difference.
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Evel138
3 years ago#88
You're not the only one ITT exaggerating to make their point (some to cartoonist proportions).

I'd agree with you that at 50" from 5' away there is a "noticeable" difference, but its not the kind of difference that some are trying to play it up to be IMHO.
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wake_me_420
3 years ago#90
Evel138 posted...
You're not the only one ITT exaggerating to make their point (some to cartoonist proportions).

I'd agree with you that at 50" from 5' away there is a "noticeable" difference, but its not the kind of difference that some are trying to play it up to be IMHO.


Not trying to imply it is similar to the difference between SD and HD, however I believe it is significant enough that I wouldn't need two tvs side by side to notice the difference.
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