Not really 920,000 pixels.. :(

Started Sep 3, 2007 | Discussions thread
Thilo Regular Member • Posts: 178
Re: Not really 920,000 pixels.. :(

Taikonaut wrote:

I know what it is. This is Sony technology inherited by Nikon. The
stripe RGB arrangement is a feature of Sony's trinitron tube
developed back in the early 80s for the flatter CRT. This RGB
arrangement has been inherited by their LCD. The advantage of stripe
over triad RGB is that it let in more backlight allowing the display
to look brighter. It does not mean that what you get is high
definition just a brighter and maybe cleaner example of a typical VGA
320x240 VGA display.
Now you have your answer!

Phil Askey wrote:

In summary whichever way you look at it the D300's display has four
times the resolution of a "230,000 pixel" LCD.

I think you have not really understood the post of Phil Askey

-Thilo

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