Screen Size, PPI, Color Gamut…what does it all mean?


Found this very helpful article over at

It addresses an issue I think many guys are embarrassed to admit. What do all these terms that are used to market and describe a display’s capability really mean? From aspect ratio to HDTV, so many companies seem to use different terminology that we are often left wondering, “does that mean it’s good?”

Because really, that’s all we want to know.

Well, Dr. Raymond Soneira is President of DisplayMate Technologies Corporation of Amherst, New Hampshire, and he did the hard work, like you’d expect a Doctor type to do and Gizmodo published it. Very informative and less embarrassing than asking your spouse in front of the Big Box employee what that means…

16 Misleading Display Specs and What They Really Mean

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