I don't know if Phil misses many posts but

Started Sep 9, 2007 | Discussions thread
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Re: Besides,

shaynekrige wrote:

NickMJr wrote:

Weither you call them pixels and/or dots the D300/D3 has 4 times more
whatever you wish to call them?

Not true. Dots and pixels are not the same thing.

But to make a valid comparison, the same method of measurement must be used from one camera or brand to the next, hence the D300 having 4x more of whatever it is you are measuring, making 4x more resolution.
These pictures of the D300 & 40D LCS screens should make it clear:
http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1039&message=24754520
as does Phil's explaination here:
http://forums.dpreview.com/forums/read.asp?forum=1021&message=24691177

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