Posted 28 December 2008 - 09:43 PM
Yes, this is inevitable. As the size of the individual pixels become larger, the image cannot help but appear "blocky" - pixelated.
Running any monitor at its native resolution is the way to achieve the most accurate representation of the screen contents. There will always be a trade-off between how much desktop space is available (how much you can fit onto the screen) and how large individual components of the desktop (icons, text) appear.
If things look too small at a comfortable viewing distance, changing the DPI of the display in the Video Properties gives less "jaggies" than changing to a lower resolution. But not everything displays perfectly at a different DPI, eg icons may lose some definition.
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