METHODS OF FINDING THE MEASURES OF A LAPTOP SCREEN:

ARE YOU READY TO KNOW HOW TO MEASURE LAPTOP SCREEN SIZE?

Firstly the most important thing to learn is that laptop screens or monitor screens are always measured in inches and start measuring the display of a laptop from the top left corner to the bottom right corner in short take measurements diagonally from corner to edge.

Secondly, when measuring the laptop screen, do not include the bezel.

The range of the filters varies between 11.6 inches to 17 inches, but the most popular size is 13 inches and 15 inches.

By physically measuring the screen, you can determine the extent of the laptop screen.

THERE ARE TWO METHODS FOR THE MEASUREMENT OF LAPTOP SCREEN SIZE

  • A4 – Size Paper
  • Measuring Tape

METHOD#1

A4 – SIZE PAPER

In case you don’t have a measuring tape to measure the screen take a standardized A4 size sheet usually 13 inches by comparing it with the screen, you will get to know the screen size. It always depends on how large or small the screen size is compared to the patterned paper.

METHOD#2

MEASURING TAPE

Take a measuring tape and place it on the top left corner of the laptop screen and measure up to the bottom right corner. Then convert that measurement into inches. In this way, you will get the size of the screen.

THINGS TO BE NOTED BEFORE MEASURING SCREEN SIZE
  • The screen should be measured diagonally and do not include the bezel while measuring the laptop screen. 
  • Write down all the measurements carefully.
  • Make sure to convert the desired measurement in inches.

STEPS TO COVER WHILE MEASURING THE LAPTOP SCREEN SIZE

STEP#1 GET A MEASURING TAPE

With the help of a standard measuring tape, you can determine the screen size of your laptop. The measuring tape will come with inch units on one site in case you don’t have inch units.

You don’t have to panic because you can easily convert the units into inches. Another method is by using a standardized A4 sheet. You can measure your screen too. 

STEP#2 HOW TO START MEASURING THE SCREEN

It is the most significant step to perform. You need to understand some critics before starting the measurement process. Firstly open your laptop so that you can begin to analyze.

Then take the measuring tape and place it on the screen top left corner as a starting point and measure diagonally the screen to the bottom right corner, which is the ending point. Note that measurement can always be performed diagonally and don’t include the bezel when you are about to measure the laptop screen.

People often include the bezel, which is a wrong approach. We suggest users neglect that bezel portion and then take the starting and ending points of the screen.  

STEP#3 DO NOT FORGET TO WRITE DOWN THE SIZES

Now when you have taken the size of the screen, the first thing you should do is to write down the measurements so that you don’t forget.

If you have taken the measures in inches, you don’t have to convert them. Converting the desired unit in inches is necessary because inches is the standard unit in the electronic industry, including laptop and monitor screens.

STEP#4 CONVERT THE DESIRED MEASUREMENTS INTO INCHES

If you have measured the screen in centimeters, it is effortless to convert the measurements in inches.

  • 1-Inch=2.54 CM
  • For example, divide your current measurement 32CM with 2.54CM, and you will get your measurement in inches.
  • 32CM : 2.54 =12.59 inches