* Posts by Christian Wolff

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Philips prices up 21:9 ratio 'cinema' TV

Christian Wolff
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21:9? 7:3? No, 64:27

They chose 21:9 to make it comparable to 16:9 (same denominator), but the panel has 2560x1080 pixel, which makes it 64:27 (or 4:3 to the power of 3). Remember, 16:9 is 4:3 squared.

This TV is great for people who watch a lot of movies, but don't want to install a constant height projection system. Basically, it gives you "constant height" in LCD form, which we did not have before.

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