[techtalk] Monitor Size

Laurel Fan lf25+ at andrew.cmu.edu
Thu Jan 13 19:21:23 EST 2000

Excerpts from linuxchix: 13-Jan-100 Re: [techtalk] Monitor Size by Linda
Walsh at sgi.com 
> Another option -- flat panels of the same size are usually sharper
> imaged than CRT's.  The CRT's almost always have some skew at the
> edges and it's difficult to keep all 3 guns in perfect alignment --
> resulting in character fuzz -- on a flatpanel, there are no guns to
> keep in alignment.

I've noticed the skew and fuzz less on Trinitron-based monitors.  I
forget the technical details, but they do things a bit differently than
normal CRTs. Trinitron does add a bit to the price, but not as much as

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