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Fedora 18 on Dell XPS13

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Does anyone have any experience with F18 on a Dell XPS13 with the FHD 1080p display? What does this Full High-Definition 1080p mean anyway? I guess my question is: is this the real resolution or some
virtual resolution not obtained via linux.

I am interested in this because it claims to have a 1080 vertical resolution (not sure if this is accurate) in an Ultrabook.

Note that Dell sells this with Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (for a price more than with MS Windoze).

http://www.dell.com/us/business/p/xps-13-linux/pd.aspx

posted May 17, 2013 by anonymous

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1080p is 1920x1080, so you'll get your vertical resolution (albeit at the cost of very small pixels).

answer May 17, 2013 by anonymous
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Thanks! So, this hoopla about FHD ("Full High Definition") is not just some made-up hoopla and really provides 1920x1080?

Does anyone have any experience running F on this ultrabook? Since Ubuntu has no issues, I doubt that this would be a problem, but I guess it does not hurt to check.

answer May 17, 2013 by anonymous
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