Attend XDA's Second Annual Developer Conference, XDA:DevCon 2014!
5,808,901 Members 54,564 Now Online
XDA Developers Android and Mobile Development Forum

[Q] What is with the DPI?

Tip us?
 
abushek
Old
#1  
Member - OP
Thanks Meter 0
Posts: 55
Join Date: Aug 2010
Location: College Park
Default [Q] What is with the DPI?

I keep reading about 240 dpi or 320 dpi... whats up with that? and how do I check it/ change it?
 
miimKay
Old
#2  
miimKay's Avatar
Senior Member
Thanks Meter 127
Posts: 173
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Lahore

 
DONATE TO ME
It means Pixel Density of your screen.. Dots per inch
The lower it gets from your standard screen DPI value, the smaller the icons and things become in the UI..
Its like increasing the resolution of the screen like you do in your PC/Laptop Monitor Display..
320 is mostly the HD displays 1280x720
240 is i guess for a qhd res 540x960
and as far as I knw 160 is the DPI most tablets has..

You can alter it by an app like LCD denity changer/modder..

Hope It Helped, Hit thanks if it did
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes