bobbyjones55
2 Bronze

measurements of a 17 inch monitor

can anyone tell me what the screen size of a 17 inch flat screen monitor is?I just purchased what I thought was a 17 inch but it measures 15 inches.Is that right?
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tomintx
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Re: measurements of a 17 inch monitor

A 17' CRT Flat screen or otherwise will measure diagonally from between 15.65 to 16 inches on the viewable surface (V) depending on the make.  An LCD or Flat Panel 17" is 17".  

Message Edited by tomintx on 11-02-2003 03:15 PM

Regards,

Dell Latitude 6430u, w/USB 3.0 dock, Venue 8 Pro Tablet

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bobbyjones55
2 Bronze

Re: measurements of a 17 inch monitor

Hey Tom,You've cleared up the confusion,I didn't know you measured diagonally.

   thank you very much for taking time to help me.

                Bobby

 

 

 

 

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ronss
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Re: measurements of a 17 inch monitor

my 17inch lcd is almost the same size of my cm772 19 inch crt hitachi

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