Why Can’t You Use a TV as a Monitor?

Why Can’t You Use a TV as a Monitor?

Gaurav Paswan / Shutterstock Televisions and computer monitors are similar and use mostly the same technology to drive the panels. You can usually use a TV with your computer, but they’re made for a different market and aren’t the same as monitors. Differences in Connections Both TVs and monitors will accept HDMI input, assuming they […]

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What Is the “Screen Door Effect” in VR?

What Is the “Screen Door Effect” in VR?

leungchopan/Shutterstock.com The “screen door effect” often occurs when using modern virtual reality headsets. It looks like you’re viewing the world through a mesh screen, and is a result of the black, empty spaces between pixels when seen up close. What Does the Screen Door Effect Look Like? thd_fon/Shutterstock.com Screen doors have mesh screens, and it […]

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