New answers tagged screen-resolution
A good option is to edit the GRUB boot loader and put vga=ask at the end of the line. This will pop up a menu asking you which resolution you want to run the device at every time you boot. Higher res = more overhead. Off the top of my head, mode 333 works reliably (1024x768@16-bit color), and I have a little better luck with 16-bit color modes and standard ...
If display service isn't available in dumpsys, you may look for line ro.sf.lcd_density= into /system/build.prop. To get it from phone: adb pull /system/build.prop
It turns out you can use Firefox for Android to do this: In the address bar go to about:config and then search for pixels. Select layout.css.devPixelsPerPx and change the value to 1 if you want sites to think the resolution of your browser is the true native resolution of the screen rather than a DPI-adjusted value. If you have a super high resolution ...
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