Home / Tag Archives: retina display

Tag Archives: retina display

Windows 8 Will Support High-End Retina-Style Displays

htcwintabl

In the blog post Microsoft's David Washington detailed how Windows 8, which is on its way later this year, will handle a multitude of different equipment and display setups, including the way that Metro will scale itself with different resolutions. At the standard 1366x768, no scaling will be needed but at other resolutions this is going to change in order to make the UI look and work as best as possible. With a 1920x1080 resolution there will be 140% scaling applied and for 2560x1440 resolutions there would even be 180% scaling.

Read More »

Retina Display Apps Will Make The New iPad Even Hotter

new-apps-for-new-iPad

Apple’s new iPad shipped with that awesome 2048×1536 Retina display. As expected, a lot of apps have been updated to take advantage of the high resolution display. The updated apps that are being highlighted on the front page of the App Store include mostly popular apps from the big names. These include Kindle, NY Times, Flipboard, Reeder, Twitter, and Vimeo. All together there are 42 apps for you to choose from, and the selection includes games, productivity/learning software, among other types.

Read More »

What The New iPad Looks Like Under A Microscope

iPad_3

There is no denying that the new iPad (iPad 3) is impressive, it is faster, more graphically pleasing, and best of all has a killer retina display. So we understand, at least conceptually, that Apple has quadrupled the pixel count, but what does it all look like close up, with the aide of a microscope?

Read More »