How Big Is a Retina Display Compared To Other Screens (Graphic)

by Emily Price | February 12, 2012

We’ve heard a lot about the iPad 3’s potential Retina Display, but how big is a Retina Display compared to the other options out there? Chris Koerner created this graphic to show the difference between a Retina Display and the screen currently on the iPad 2, the iPhone series and televisions with a full HD resolution as well. The Retina Display obviously dwarfs them all.

The iPad 3 is rumored to be announced in early March, and is expected to have a Retina Display, an updated camera and a faster processor. If the tablet does get a Retina Display, third party apps will need to updated to support the higher resolution screen.

[via OSXDaily]


Emily Price

Emily has been obsessed with computers since the early 80s when she discovered she could play Ghostbusters on her father's Commodore 64. She...