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What FOV to choose?

Discussion in 'netKar PRO' started by Bram, Jan 19, 2010.

  1. Bram

    Bram
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    With a 24" monitor with a 1920x1080 res, what field of view should i select for the most realistic view?
     
  2. Marc Good

    Marc Good

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    I got a 24" monitor as well but with a resolution of 1900x1200 and I'm using a FOV somewhere between 60 and 70.
    This is based on a FOV-Calculator I found some months back and it very much depends on the distance between your eyes and the screen.

    This FOV works great for me in terms of immersion, but I have to sacrifice the real mirrors and can't see anything on the sides.. 60 is really low and at first I found it to be too extreme but it feels quite natural for me now.
     
  3. Daniel Plaikner

    Daniel Plaikner

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    I have it on 60 with a 24" at 1900x1200 gives me a good feeling in cockpit :)