View Full Version : 600 x 800 - is there any point??

04-19-2006, 04:13 AM
Hi Peoples
Anyone know if there's any point in taking 800x600 resolution into account when designing web sites. Do people still use those mkonitors??

04-19-2006, 08:27 AM
Display Resolution
The current trend is that more and more computers are using a screen size of 1024x768 pixels or more:

January 2006

Higher >> 17%

1024x768 >> 57%

800x600 >> 20%

640x480 >> 0%

Unknown >> 6%

Web developers be aware: Many users still have only 800x600 display screens

04-19-2006, 12:59 PM
Do people still use those mkonitors?? If you can get access to your own server stats, that would help you greatly. Find out how many of your users are using a lower screen resolution.
For me I'll be designing for 800*600 for a while, like davidj's stats above mine is around 20% as well.

04-21-2006, 05:57 AM
Thanks for the statistics . Much appreciated.

Sounds like I'd better stick to including 800x600 just to be on the safe side. Hey Ho. :shock: