This is a split board - You can return to the Split List for other boards.

What resolution do you game at?

#101maybecallsPosted 8/1/2013 4:40:38 AM
1080p (23.6 inch monitor)

Until a few weeks ago I was using a 1280 x 1024 5:4 monitor, which lasted for six and a half years. New monitor is fine, except that SD video looks a worse on it.
#102eternalblue02Posted 8/1/2013 4:46:39 AM
1920 x 1080
#103Jason Hart MaiviaPosted 8/1/2013 4:51:52 AM
1366 x 768 on my laptop. I don't see any big, noticeable improvements with higher resolutions, even when hooked up to a large HDTV through an HDMI cable, so anything higher is just a waste.
I don't mind lower resolutions, especially for games that will see a frame rate increase.
---
Praise Rainbow Mika
SSBB: 3652-6261-7096 + Mario Kart Wii: 2707-7247-9079 + Samurai Warriors 3: 0346-6035-0276
#104glory of power metalPosted 8/1/2013 4:55:54 AM
1920x1200 when my PC can handle the game, 1600x900 for more resource heavy games.
---
Now Playing: Saints Row: The Third, Sub-Terrania, Super Stardust HD
glory of power metal is an anagram of Lame Flowerpot Orgy. ~ kirbymuncher
#105tehufnPosted 8/1/2013 5:31:05 AM
1366 x 768. My monitor is laptop sized...
---
Nail
Creator of the Saurus.
#106yarow12Posted 8/1/2013 5:35:13 AM
The computer's recommended resolution (1366 x 768) unless something else works best with the game being played.
---
Where are all the trees going? o.O
{not changing sig until humanity meets responsibility June 2008}
#107UberLurkerPosted 8/1/2013 5:49:02 AM
1920x1200... I love 16:10, pretty good for gaming, even better for coding.

I'll switch over to the 1080p TV when playing console ports though as that's what they're usually optimized for, especially FOV-wise in FPSes.
#108atopp399Posted 8/1/2013 6:47:40 AM(edited)
1680x1050. Got the monitor before 1080p monitors were really the norm in the size I use. I actually prefer the 16:10 ratio. Not sure what I will do when I need to upgrade. I'd hate to sacrifice performance to go higher but I'd like slightly larger monitor, however, I am usually against increasing the size of something without increasing the resolution.
#109Enigma149Posted 8/1/2013 7:43:42 AM(edited)
On my laptop?
1920x1080.

On my desktop?
2560x1080 if I'm playing fullscreen, 1600x900 if I'm playing in a window (which I usually am).

Console games are, naturally, played in 1920x1080, 854x480, or 640x480, depending upon the console.
---
MOS 6510 @ 1.023 MHz // MOS VIC-II 6567 // 64 kB RAM // 20 kB ROM // 3ch MOS 6581 SID // 1541 FDD // Datasette
3DS: 4897-5935-1924; NN, Steam: CrimsonEnigma
#110Killah PriestPosted 8/1/2013 6:46:36 AM
1080p until I get a new GPU and Monitor... whenever AMD releases their newer cards.
---
Laugh, and the world laughs with you. Weep, and you weep alone.
The armory of god is guarding me but all you can see is holographic artistry.