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Old May 2, 2012, 09:05 AM
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I have been using my Samsung LCD tv as a monitor for a while now, and I noticed something the other day when I was playing Diablo 2 LOD that the colour Gold doesn't actually appear as gold . At first I thought that it was the Game it self so I loaded the game on my other PC which is using and Asus 17" monitor and it shows the colour gold in the game, I am wondering why that could be?
do I need to calibrate my TV or something?
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Old May 2, 2012, 09:19 AM
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tvs and computer monitors use completely different color profiles. you coukd spend the money and adjust your tv but it will never be the same.
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Old May 2, 2012, 09:58 AM
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hm I always thought that an LCD tv was pretty much the same as a monitor, is there any TV that uses the same as a monitor
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Old May 2, 2012, 10:00 AM
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You are aware D2 isn't going to be a great indicator as it's limited to 800 x 600 resolution. Your TV or monitor is probably around 1080p. If you are playing in full screen mode, then everything is going to look slightly stretched and distorted.
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not to mention, the panels themself also might not have alot of color/contrast depth which also in turn would affect how the colors look on it.
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