[thechat] Monitor sizes in USA

Joel Canfield Joel at spinhead.com
Mon Feb 4 23:51:01 CST 2002

|> >>High end computer packages have 17" monitors set at
|> 1024x768 (regular
|> >>monitors and flatscreen), and the highest end had 19" monitors
|> >>(regular monitors and flatscreen).
|> >
|> >Hmmm... I must have assumed wrong. I thought that most new machines
|> >came with 19" ones as standard.

Ah, the tragedy of it all. For almost 10 minutes Friday, I had a Sony
Trinitron wide aspect ratio 24" monitor at work. Had it just long enough to
whack all the settings on my machine when they decided to give it to a
'real' engineer instead of the web guy.

I didn't cry more than five minutes or so.


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