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Old Jul 11, 2012, 07:12 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by vitocorleone View Post
Guess I'm the only one that doesn't like rounding off important features - especially rounding up to make them sound better (which is a typical sales gimmick), especially when the person/company doing the selling is picking how things are rounded and to what degree.
You're always going to lose accuracy by rounding. Better to lose that .15" than .85" especially for marketing. The result of their rounding is closer to the truth than yours.

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So I guess if Apple made a car with 175hp and they decided to round up to 200hp it'd be ok?
No, because nobody does that
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