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Re: [css-device-adapt] Units

From: Kenneth Rohde Christiansen <kenneth.r.christiansen@intel.com>
Date: Wed, 24 Oct 2012 14:55:22 +0200
Message-ID: <CAEC208sS7Z-CT0f_q1TQtEw-ZTMu_41ECHePssK2NesiYQh5vQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: www-style list <www-style@w3.org>
On Wed, Oct 24, 2012 at 2:41 PM, Kenneth Rohde Christiansen
<kenneth.r.christiansen@intel.com> wrote:
> The iPhone >= 4, has a device dpi of 320, but a CSS DPI of 192, so
> shouldn't that be made a bit more clear here. Also at zoom 1.0 the
> iPhone has a width of 160px (CSS unit) due to resolution being 2dppx,
> so at scale 0.25, it can fit a document of width 640px and not 1280px.

I need more coffee, I see. It is exactly 320px wide (640 device
pixels). Still it makes sense clarifying that it is a 320px wide
screen in CSS units. Because when you talk about a device you usually
talk about device units.

Kenneth

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