MBPs fine with 1080?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by kinkster, Jul 2, 2009.

  1. kinkster macrumors 6502a

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    I was reading a review for a monitor I plan on buying and it said "DVI 1920x1080 is smaller than the 1650x1050, it is centered 80% of the screen."

    Would I have any problems with this on the 13 Inch MBP?
     
  2. NewMacbookPlz macrumors 68040

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    1920x1080 isn't a problem.


    I have my 13" UMB hooked up to my Samsung 40" 1080p TV and I have no issues doing movies/files and whatnot.
     
  3. geoffreak macrumors 68020

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  4. Designer Dale macrumors 68040

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    I really have no idea what this means. I have a 23 in. Samsung running off my MBP 17. The laptop maxes out at 1050 and the Samsung at 1620X1200. I run it at 1920X1080. If it is set to extended desktop, it fills both screens at their native resolutions, even though they are different. If I switch to mirroring, then the laptop display is centered at about 80% of the Samsung. I think the box is backwards.

    Dale
     
  5. bolen macrumors 6502

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    If you run in mirror mode on two monitors with different native resolution you can't get them to run in their correct mode. Use "extended mode", i.e. not mirrored.
     

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