Poor image quality on Thinkpad T60 notebook WXSGA+ w/ Intel Corporation Mobile 945GM

Gregory Maxwell gmaxwell at gmail.com
Mon Feb 5 23:47:25 PST 2007

On 2/5/07, Gregory Maxwell <gmaxwell at gmail.com> wrote:
> image at all), but worse there is a faint horizontal banding in the
> display similar to what I remember seeing on old interlaced displays
> with low refresh rates.

My girlfriend said she couldn't see the horizontal banding.. So to
confirm my non-insanity I made a test image 2px high, 30px wide. The
left 15 pix has blue a blue pixel on top and a red pixel on the
bottom.. the right half reverses this.

Because every other line is dimmer than it's neighbor, this causes a
color change every 15 pixels (vertical bars, alternating between more
purple and more lavender), it's really obvious that something is

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