Can I use an light meter to get monitor brightness?

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Ellis Vener
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Re: There You Have It again

“On some PCs you can set the brightness to specific numbers like 120 cd/m2.”

Which doesn’t mean that the display will necessarily actually produce that brightness level.

To know that you need to measure the display and the best way to do that is with a colorimeter

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