Originally Posted by whiteslashasian
Plasma's make terrible monitors. Rectangular pixels ftl.
Plasmas are also rather prone to burn-in of static images, another good reason not to use them as PC monitors. Before long
will be a permanent part of the monitor's image. They use plasma monitors for information at the local airport. Even when they're OFF, you can still clearly read
'Arrivals', 'Departures', 'Air China', 'Gate 2', 'Hohhot', 'Beijing'....
...etc... all permanently burned into the plasma screens. I've even seen plasma TVs where the station ID logo is permanently burned into the screen, e.g. 'CCTV News'.