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Apple's "retina" PC isn't retina by their standards...

#1Lord_CohlianiPosted 6/11/2012 1:21:54 PM
It's only 220ppi, far less than the 330ppi they claimed is necessary when releasing the iPhone at 336ppi.
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#2Lemur_HPosted 6/11/2012 1:22:40 PM
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#3Orestes417Posted 6/11/2012 1:22:48 PM
Because "Retina" is based on view distance.
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#4Telecom_ItaliaPosted 6/11/2012 1:25:17 PM
Retina is just a fad made by Apple. Deal with it.jpg
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#5daremePosted 6/11/2012 1:28:18 PM(edited)
^^^That you buffoon^^^ 15" laptop screen is held much further away than a small 3.5" phone screen.

edit: dammit I was ninja'd!
#6Lord_Cohliani(Topic Creator)Posted 6/11/2012 1:33:09 PM
Actually by their "retina" standard the viewing distance is 1 foot for the iPhone. My laptop is usually that close too, maybe a few extra inches.
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#7Orestes417Posted 6/11/2012 1:33:46 PM
You're sitting with your chin on the keyboard? Must be awkward
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#8DragnfyrPosted 6/11/2012 1:35:04 PM
From: Lord_Cohliani | #006
Actually by their "retina" standard the viewing distance is 1 foot for the iPhone. My laptop is usually that close too, maybe a few extra inches.


I think you need to get a better posture for when you use a laptop because that's not healthy.
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#9gastamanPosted 6/11/2012 1:36:48 PM
Orestes417 posted...
You're sitting with your chin on the keyboard? Must be awkward


This isn't how everyone uses a laptop? Maybe I shouldn't have ridiculed all of those people at Starbucks...
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#10Mike_HD2Posted 6/11/2012 1:40:19 PM
Lord_Cohliani posted...
It's only 220ppi, far less than the 330ppi they claimed is necessary when releasing the iPhone at 336ppi.


False.

Telecom_Italia posted...
Retina is just a fad made by Apple. Deal with it.jpg


False again.