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native resolution

The maximum resolution of a monitor or printer. In a flat panel display, the native resolution is significant because, unlike older CRTs, which could display several resolutions (800x600, 1024x768, etc.) at the same quality level, the highest resolution (native resolution) of a flat panel generally provides the best quality, especially in earlier monitors.

However, as screen pixels (ppi) increasingly become denser, this is no longer a hard rule. In order to display everything larger on a big screen (27" and higher), a 4K or 5K monitor can be used. The screen resolution can be set lower than the maximum native resolution, and the quality is excellent. See ppi, dpi, 4K monitor and 5K monitor.
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The VX2475Smhl-4K Ultra HD multimedia monitor features 3820x2160 native resolutions for an incredible front-of-screen entertainment experience.
It accepts both analog and digital DVI-D inputs and features a native resolution of 1280x1024 pixels, a 5:4 aspect ratio and a 600:1 contrast ratio.
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The DLP[TM] NP40/50/60 projectors have a lamp life of up to 3000 hours in Eco-mode[TM] and have a native resolution of XGA and can display sources with resolutions up to UXGA.
They deliver clear video with a 1024x768 XGA native resolution and provide bright images with 2,200 lumens, 2,700 lumens and 3,200 lumens, respectively.
With 2200 ANSI Lumens, the widescreen WXGA 1280 x 800 native resolution and sharp 600:1 contrast ratio outputs a sharp image.
The system includes a 17-inch Active Matrix TFT monitor with a native resolution of 1,280 by 1,024 pixels and a typical contrast ratio of 250:1; it also accepts analog VGA or digital DVI input signals.
With superior brightness, a 1200:1 contrast ratio, six lens options and redundant reliability through a dual-lamp lighting system, the XGA native resolution XG-PH70X delivers uncompromising picture quality in large spaces, such as a conference room or lecture hall.