Posted 19 February 2008 - 06:28 AM
That's a way many people choose to run a screen if the native resolution produces text and icons that are too small for them to read comfortably. Your suggested resolution preserves the 1.6:1 aspect ratio, so objects will be their correct shape (ie circles will still be round rather than ellipses etc). Almost any modern combination of video card and monitor should work happily that way. The image will not be as sharp as the native resolution of the screen, but modern monitors usually interpolate (display a "best compromise") fairly well and still give an acceptable image.
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