Yummy new CPU/GPU combo

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at openmoko.org
Fri Jun 6 04:46:57 CEST 2008

On Thu, 5 Jun 2008 10:20:44 -0400 (EDT) Ken Young <rtm at cfa.harvard.edu> babbled:

> Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) wrote:
> > quick question - would you prefer a qvga lcd (save a bit of cost)
> > since we'e going to need to software-drive all graphics - the fewer
> > pixels you have to fill, the better for speed. i'm really tossing up if
> > the speed of qvga is worth the loss of resolution. i'm just not sure.
> Please, please, please, please, please don't drop to a QVGA LCD on
> future OM phones.   The beautiful full VGA screens on the neo and
> Freerunner are just about the only piece of hardware they have which
> is better than what you find on a typical smart phone.

you haven't been to japan lately. a whole host of their phones are 834x480...
in 3.2" screens! totally nuts!

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) <raster at openmoko.org>

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