View Full Version : [ubuntu] screen res on widescreen?

March 7th, 2009, 08:51 PM
i'm just looking to buy a new or used 32-42" LCD TV to be used as primary screen. Just wondering if any recommendation on specification such as screen resolution support for ubuntu (later i may also install mythbuntu)?
I don't watch much tv or many movies so have already ruled out getting Full HD (just get HD Ready). If you have any suggestions for a specification it would be much appreciated.

I'm just trying to avoid a 'DOH! it doesn't support x' - I wish I'd known about that before i'd bought one...


March 7th, 2009, 09:08 PM
I've had no issues with Vizio 22inch LCD HDTV screen, and I've had no trouble with Vizio 42inch Plasma HDTV screen; using Nvidia 7950gt cards with Nvidia proprietary drivers installed on Ubuntu 8.04